Saturday 22 July

Fireworks

Saturday evening 22 July will be culminating with fireworks (provided by Suomen Ilotulitus) from Korppolaismäki, accompanied by music, from 11 p.m. onwards.

The Dudesons area on the eastern bank of the River Aura

Bagjump area:

  • Bagjump Freedrop, heigths 3.4 metres, 6 metres and 9 metres
  • Surfbalance Station

The Dudesons area with trampoline, bagjump, parkour etc.:

  • 2 Trampolines, The Dudesons Airbag
  • Parkour track for children
  • other activities

Free of charge

All the events within the Tall Ships Races event area are free of charge. Only the Tall Ships Races Music Festival held at Turku Castle Park on 20 and 21 July will be subject to a fee. Performances and events will be provided free of charge on three different stages in the event area, on both banks of the Aura River.

  • Viking Line Stage (eastern bank)
  • Varvintori Stage (western bank)
  • Suomen Joutsen Stage (western bank)

 

SUOMEN JOUTSEN STAGE
11 – 13               Children’s programme
                           Tanssiteatteri ERI (dance theatre)
                           Merkkarit and Kai Kuutamo
                           Anders Apina

16 – 17               The Mall Band
Markku Laaksonen, Antero Lynne, Pekka Sundman, Pertti Vilkkula, Ari Korhonen

18 – 19               Turun Harmonikkakerho
The accordion club of Turku, dance music and easy listening accompanied by accordions.

20.00 – 22.00     Dirty Harry Sextet
                           A rhythm music band from Turku.

23.00                 Fireworks
 

VIKING LINE STAGE, EASTERN BANK
12.00 – 12.45     Kalakaverit-trio
                           Compelling folk music about fishing.

14.00–15.00       Ilkka Arolan juhlaorkesteri
                           Music led by the trumpet player Ilkka Arola.

17.00                  Jonne Aaron
                           Jonne Aaron, former singer in the band Negative, has taken his place among Finnish super stars. 
 
18.00 – 20.00     Konsta Mäenpää
                           Jazz music led by the guitar player Konsta Mäenpää.

20.00 – 22.00     Katimarica  
                           Music influenced by blues, jazz and rock.
 

VARVINTORI STAGE
Arts Academy programme:

14.00                  Aavelaiva (The ghost ship)
14.30                  Merirosvokapteeni ja papukaija (The pirate captain and the parrot)
15.00                  Merelle tiemme käy (So we head towards the sea)
15.30                  Valaan lavashow (The stage show of a whale)


Turku Jazz City project:   
17.00 - 18.00 
    Jazz City Turku: Flame Jazz Messengers
19.30 – 20.30    Jazz City Turku: Turku Jazz Orchestra, feat. Aili Ikonen
21.00 – 22.00    Jazz City Turku: Dandy Gravy’n Funks, vocalist Veeti Kallio

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 22.00               Evening of ecumenical music, Turku Cathedral
                         When the whale devoured Jonah – a concert for all ages
                         Iktys aquarium exhibit

Free of charge

All the events within the Tall Ships Races event area are free of charge. Only the Tall Ships Races Music Festival held at Turku Castle Park on 20 and 21 July will be subject to a fee. Performances and events will be provided free of charge on three different stages in the event area, on both banks of the Aura River.

  • Viking Line Stage (eastern bank)
  • Varvintori Stage (western bank)
  • Suomen Joutsen Stage (western bank)