Monthly happenings

On this site, we gather every month a sortiment of happenings in the Lappeenranta area for you to get excited about and take part in!

Please note, changes are possible!
Events is Spring

Events in Spring 2024

MAR 9th from 7am to 2pm Seasonal Market at the Market square 
APR 4th-5th from 7am to 17pm Spring Market at the Market square
APR 26th Lappeenranta Metal Night: Mokoma, Stam1na, Kotiteollisuus K-18 at the Kisapuisto (Ice stadium)
APR 27th Katri Helena: Kerran vielä Lappeenranta! concert at the Kisapuisto (Ice Stadium)
APR 30th from 3pm to 11pm Suomen Paras Vappu / May Day –concert at the Marianaukio (Valtakatu 35)
More information about events: Lappeenranta Event Guide

The Dream Year of Culture of Lappeenranta 2024 


MAR 1st and APR 5th Museum Friday, free entrance to the  South Karelia Museum, Lappeenranta Art Museum and Cavalry Museum (the fortress of Lappeenranta)

The Wolkoff museum is decorated for Easter in accordance with the family’s traditions. (Kauppakatu 26)

More info about the museums of Lappeenranta: 

Local culture

Cultural Venue Nuijamies: concerts and many other events:

Lappeenranta City Orchestra

MAR 7th at 7PM  Illan tähtisopraano (The Evening’s Star Soprano)

MAR 27th at 7PM Easter Concert – J. S. Bach’s St John Passion

APR 3rd at 7PM The Dream Year of Culture 2024 – An Orchestra Near You

APR 10th at 7PM  Bruckner 200 Years, See all the concerts and tickets here:

Watch wintersports
Icehockey: Liiga Saipa – local icehockey team’s upcoming matches (Kisapuisto Ice stadium)  

Experience the nature
MAR 25th from 6 pm to 8 pm Owl excursion in the moonlight, Hämmäauteensuo swamp area, more info: 
Dog sledding ride can be booked from 
Downhill and cross-country skiing in Myllymäki Ski Centre (Joutseno)
Ski trails can be found all over the city, skis can be rented from DrakkarSport  
More about walking trails: 
Luxurious pampering in Day Spa Lähde in Lappeenranta harbour

Visit the Holiday Club Saimaa in Rauha, Lappeenranta 

Please notice that changes to the events are possible!