The Tall Ships Races Kotka 2017 is part of the international youth sailing event held 30.6.-8.8.2017 as a friendly competition. The event was expected to attract about 3,000 sailors and more than 100 vessels from over 20 countries. Guests can experience the magnificent tall ships, and enjoy entertaining programme in Kotka. The event is suitable for the whole family.
The tall ships visit Kotka 13.-16.7. The Tall Ships Races have been in Kotka previously in 1992 and 2007.
Annual Kotka Maritime festival is a city-wide festival that encompasses arts, music, sport and whole family fun. It attracts around 200 000 visitors to hundreds of events around Kotka main island and nearly islands. The festival is over 50 years old and rooted in the sea and harbor culture.
In this year Kotka Maritime Festival is bigger than ever, because at same time in Kotka Old Port will be arranged The Tall Ships Races.
Invitation to the UBC Planning Cities, Smart & Prospering Cities Commissions and Interreg Project Network JOHANN Workshop
A JOINT APPROACH TO GUIDE A GROWING BALTIC CITY INTO A GREAT BALTIC CITY, Rostock 14-17 May 2017
Six international teams will be formed to elaborate three perspectives :
Artistic innovation is the hallmark of Umeå Jazz festival. Since its start in 1968, it has developed into one of the most important platforms for live music in Swedish jazz.
A selection of our time’s most outstanding musicians from the national and international jazz scenes will be on stage.
Autumn’s Umeå Fashion Week is full of fashion shows, boutique events, exhibitions and fantastic shopping offers throughout the city.
The week also provides many opportunities to mingle with Umeå’s fashion. 25-30 September 2017.
This festival is a presentation of various actors who is connected to food. The festival has a scene in the town centre with various programs.
Activities related to food, such as mini-lectures, debate and entertainment.
International football tournament for boys and girls between 8-18 years. The main area for the competition is the Nydala field but all mayor football fields in Umeå are used during the tournament which host several international teams and results in 900 matches.
Wheels Nationals Norr is a much appreciated get-together for all Norrland’s car enthusiasts. Visitors take part in voting for the show’s most beautiful car and popular local bands provide entertainment throughout the day.
The evening concludes with the traditional motorcade in Umeå city centre.