With his magnificent saxofon improvisations, Olli-Pekka Tuomisalo joins vocal ensemble School Cantorum Aboensis in this concert with Gregorian chan
Schola Cantorum Aboensis continues the tradition of the medieval schola cantorum in Turku. Group was founded in 1996.
Turku hosts many privately owned student restaurants all around the campuses. To get the student discount, one needs the official student card. Some of the restaurants are open during the evening times and Saturdays as well. Holiday seasons limit the opening hours, but they often serve themed lunches such as Chirstmas lunch and Vappu brunch.
Websites where you can find mosts the lunch options in one place (both in Finnish):
The southwest corner of Finland is a veritable treasure chest for the visitor: here you will find eye-pleasing archipelago landscapes, modern city life, the peacefulness of the countryside and high-quality services.
The Castle and Cathedral are the two poles of historic Turku, between which just about every important site in the city can be found.
The City of Turku came into existence at Koroinen, a few kilometres from the Turku market square. Trading took place on this historic site as early as in the 1150's, and in 1229, the bishopric was transferred there as well. The year 1229 is also regarded as the year in which the City of Turku was founded.
Europeade is distinctly the largest annual celebration of folk culture in Europe. The five-day long event rolls out skilled and colourful shows from performance halls and stages to the streets and city squares. It is a celebration of folk music and dance for all ages, the meeting point of art and culture that brings European people together.
Turku is the oldest city of Finland and was founded in 1229. It is located in the southwestern Finland, by the river Aura. The first capital of Finland has during times been a highly important gateway to the west. Port of Turku is a significant commercial hub with busy ferry traffic to Sweden, and the airport offers flight connections all over Europe.
Ready, Study – Go Turku! event introduces a great variety of clubs and leisure associations operating under the student unions. You can easily come upon a hobby for the whole time of your studies. The RSGT event features an extensive group of sports and cultural associations, student nations, and ideological and political associations.
The list of associations will be published during the summer 2016.
Student Christmas lunches
That spring panic
Student societies enjoy the summer and rest up for the autumn
Europeade is the largest folklore event in Europe and in 2017 it arrives in Finland for the first time.