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Helsinki New Year 2020

Alvar Aallon kuja 1, 00100 Helsinki
Kansalaistori Square

Helsinki’s official New Year’s Eve celebrations will kick off once again with a special programme

Helsinki’s official New Year’s Eve celebrations will kick off once again with a special programme.

Stars of the evening are Alma, who has made a name for herself internationally, Pyhimys and Gasellit, the leading artists in the domestic rap scene, and the children’s favourites Pikku Papun Orkesteri & Blind Gut Company. The popular DJ Windows95man with his 90s blast will make sure to keep the crowd dancing.

Actress Alina Tomnikov and Constantinos “Gogi” Mavromichalis, will host the Helsinki New Year’s celebrations this time. Additionally, Helsinki Mayor Jan Vapaavuori will appear presenting the traditional New Year’s speech. The evening will culminate in the display of impressive fireworks.

This year, you may also go to the Parliament Building stairs or Mannerheimintie, closed for traffic, where you have a view over the New Year’s show. Mannerheimintie and Töölönlahdenkatu will be closed off for cars at 22.00 at the latest.

Please arrive in Kansalaistori from the direction of Mannerheimintie, passing either between Musiikkitalo and Kiasma or along Töölönlahdenkatu. There will be no entry for pedestrians from Linnunlaulu to Töölönlahti Park. Access is also provided from Elielinaukio along Töölönlahdenkatu.

The Children’s New Year:
at 17.00 Pikku Papun Orkesteri and Blind Gut Company
at 17.30 Fireworks for the children

Evening programme:
at 22.00 DJ Windows95Man
at 22.45 midnight New Year’s show Alma, Gasellit and Pyhimys
at 24.00 The city fireworks
at 00.05–01.00 DJ Windows95Man

Kansalaistori Square

Free entry, the event is accessible and with no age limit.