Vaasan Kävelyklubi ry arranges the 3-day Vaasan Marssi annually in August. This walk is the only Finnish march acknowledged by the IML. Many routes to choose from, no timekeeping or competition.
Jukka Vilen, the City Director from the City of Kemi encouraged the UBC member cities to join the campaign launched by the City of Joensuu (Finland), presenting the unity of Europeans.
The campaign is targeted at European cities, towns and municipalities. As the City of Joensuu claims: “We are Europe – in our work, in our joy and in our sorrows. We create Europe through our shared lives; together we must make it yet better.”
The Night of Arts is arranged every year in August in Vaasa. The event is a common forum for professionals and amateurs. The people in Vaasa and the province have come to follow the event, where the performances are mainly free.
The coastline of Ostrobothnia in Western Finland is among the most beautiful regions in the Nordic Countries. The only UNESCO nature world heritage site in Finland is situated in Korsholm, in Kvarken, the archipelagoarea between Finland and Sweden. Since 1983 Korsholm Music Festival has invited leading nordic and international artists to perform in unique surroundings of historic concert halls, museums, rustic archipelago rooms and wooden churches, so typical for the westcoast of Finland.
Wasa Footballcup is traditionally one of Finland largest youth tournaments in football.
Each year, nearly 250 teams gathered in Vaasa to play football and to enjoy the sun in Vaasa and Finland.
The annually organized Vaasa EnergyWeek, is the place where the companies of the largest energy cluster in the Nordic countries gather to network and make business. Vaasa EnergyWeek offers interesting events and forums for experts in both the public and private sectors.
This marathon event along the stunning coastline of Espoo attracts thousands of runners every year. The changing views and surfaces make the race into an unforgettable experience. You can choose between a full-marathon, half-marathon, 10 km or 5 km.
Nuuksio Classic is a trail running marathon in the astonishing Nuuksio National Park of Espoo. It takes its participants to the finest trails and greatest landscapes of Southern Finland.