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Christmas in Turku
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Christmas Traditions Old and New

City of Turku prepares for Christmas

Once again this year we will meet Christmas with familiar events and also create new traditions. Christmas in the City of Turku is filled with hundreds of events where locals and visitors may enjoy Christmas atmosphere.


The Christmas Market at the Old Great Square

Find something nice at the Christmas ornaments’ exchange point!

On the second market weekend, Nov 29–30 Dec 2014, the Old Great Square fills with various Christmassy programme. In the addition, the Christmas ornaments’ exchange point in the Brinkkala Yard offers some Christmas atmosphere to go.

Mika Akkanen -nosto

Tomorrow, God willing, is the graceful celebration of the birth of our Lord and Saviour.

New reader of the Declaration of Christmas Peace is Mika Akkanen

The new reader of the Declaration of Christmas Peace, which is read in Turku every year on Christmas Eve, is Mika Akkanen, Head of Protocol at the City of Turku.


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