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Programme 2017

Friday 21 July

10:00 Gold panning Finnish open, Tankavaarantie 11 C, Tankavaara
11:00-11:30 Puppet show for adults: Alpiini-keisarin etiäinen, Sámi library, Sámi Cultural Centre Sajos, Inari, Siljotie 4, Inari
11:45 Bus transportation to Lemmenjoki. Book your trip by 20 July, tel. 0400 981 243. The departure is from Piiskuntie 2, Ivalo *
12:00-13:00 Opening of the Inarijärvi – Luontohelmemme photography exhibition, Culture Centre Kuulas, Ivalontie 6, Ivalo
13:00-14:00

Inari Weeks Opening Ceremony, yard of Lemmenjoen Lumo, Lemmenjoentie 1020, Lemmenjoki

14:00-20:00 Lemmenjoki Theatre Day, Lemmenjoen Lumo, Lemmenjoentie 1020, Lemmenjoki
14:00-14:30 Fairytale yoga, Inari main library, Piiskuntie 4, Ivalo
16:30-17:00 Puppet show for adults: Alpiini-keisarin etiäinen, Inari main library, Piiskuntie 4, Ivalo
18:00 Kuukkelin kiepaus run, K-Market Inari, Inarintie 45, Inari
18:00-19:00 Ivalo “Pelimannipäivät” revival meeting, Culture Centre Kuulas, Ivalontie 6, Ivalo
20:00 Lemmenjoki dance, yard of Lemmenjoen Lumo, Lemmenjoentie 1020, Lemmenjoki
21:00-02:00 Gamas Blues opening concert, Kaamasen Kievari inn, Kaamasentie 2855, Kaamanen
21:00-02:00 Ivalo “Pelimannipäivät” opening dance, Hotel Ivalo, Ivalontie 34, Ivalo

Saturday 22 July

10:00-17:00 Meet the artist – Merja-Aletta Ranttila, exhibition rooms of Sámi Cultural Centre Sajos, Siljotie 4, Inari
10:00-20:00 Inari trolling competition, Inari village harbour
10:00 Gold panning Finnish open, Tankavaarantie 11 C, Tankavaara
12:00-17:00 Sevettijärvi sports and rowing event, Sevettijärvi sports field (Sevettijärventie 9011) and Peuralampi (Sevettijärventie 9081)
13:00-15:00 Folk music on the streets, shops and public areas of Ivalo village
13:00-16:30 Pikkupelimannien pajapäivä children’s music workshop, Ivalon ala-aste school, Koppelontie 4, Ivalo
17:00-20:30 Gamas Blues cruise, Inari village harbour
18:00-20:00 Summer film Spider-Man: Homecoming, Cinema Aslak, Ivalontie 18, Ivalo
21:00-02:00 Ivalo “Pelimannipäivät” dance, Hotel Ivalo, Ivalontie 34, Ivalo
21:30-03:00 Gamas Blues main concert, Hotel Inari, Inarintie 40, Inari
22:00 Uudesti laukeava burlesque revue – Kovaa teetä korkojen kera, Hotel Kultahippu, Petsamontie 1, Ivalo

Sunday 23 July

10:00 Gold panning Finnish open, Tankavaarantie 11 C, Tankavaara
11:00-15:00 Trailer flea market, yard of café Matkahuolto-kahvila Kuuputti, Ivalontie 22, Ivalo
13:00-16:00 Ivalo “Pelimannipäivät” folk music closing concert, large hall of Ivalon ala-aste school, Koppelontie 4, Ivalo
16:00 Koppelo village festival, Koppelo Village Hall, Koppelontie 890, Ivalo
16:15-16:45 Lapsellinen mies – children’s music, Koppelo Village Hall, Koppelontie 890, Ivalo
17:00 Sekuntiviisaripoika – children’s theatre, Culture Centre Kuulas, Ivalontie 6, Ivalo
18:00-19:10 Praasniekka, Keväjärvi Orthodox chapel, Siskelintie, 10 km from Ivalo towards Nellim
19:30-21:30 Summer film Spider-Man: Homecoming, Cinema Aslak, Ivalontie 18, Ivalo

Monday 24 July

10:00-11:15 Praasniekka, Keväjärvi Orthodox chapel, Siskelintie, 10 km from Ivalo towards Nellim, Keväjärvi village.
13:00 Hankikarhuja ja tammukoita – presentation on fishing and hunting literature, Inari main library, Piiskuntie 4, Ivalo
15:00-16:30 Good olden days’ Finnish film: Vihreä kulta, Cinema Aslak, Ivalontie 18, Ivalo
18:00 Vaskoolipatikka hike, S-Market Ivalo, Petsamontie 2 / Mukkavuopaja trail
18:00 Sekuntiviisaripoika – children’s theatre, Culture Centre Kuulas, Ivalontie 6, Ivalo
19:00 Summer in Lapland – sing-along, Savottakahvila café, Laanila

Tuesday 25 July

10:00-12:15 Ivalodance dance courses for children start, Ivalon yläaste school, Rantatie 10, Ivalo
13:00–14:30 Angling event for children, Haravalantto, Town Hall park, Piiskuntie 2, Ivalo
13:00 Scenes from the children’s story Pekka Töpöhännän seikkailut, Inari main library, Piiskuntie 4, Ivalo
15:00–16:00  Fly-fishing event for the youth, Haravalantto, Town Hall park, Piiskuntie 2, Ivalo
17:00  Sing-along: summery tunes and nostalgia, Inari main library, Piiskuntie 4, Ivalo
17:00–18:30  Traffic park event for children, traffic park at Ivalo sports centre, Ivalo
18:00–20:00  Ivalodance dance courses for the youth and adults start, Ivalon yläaste school, Rantatie 10, Ivalo
18:30–20:00  Ivalojoki River evening canoeing excursion, from Ivalo River Camping, Kerttuojantie 1, Ivalo
19:00  Elämä on laiffii!! show, Hotel Kultahippu, Night Club Hipun Kellari, Petsamontie 1, Ivalo

Wednesday 26 July

11:00-15:00 Husky day, Husky Bar, Hirvaspirtintie 1, Saariselkä
11:00-17:00 Summer day in Siida, Sàmi Museum and Nature Centre Siida, Inarintie 46, Inari
14:00 Publication of the book Honkakoti joen poukamassa, Inari main library, Piiskuntie 4, Ivalo
16:00-18:00 Picnic concert, Palokankankaantie 8, Ivalo
17:00-19:00 Children’s disco, Hotel Kultahippu, Night Club Hipun Kellari, Petsamontie 1, Ivalo
21:00 Stand Up show, Ivalo River Camping, Kerttuojantie 1, Ivalo

Thursday 27 July

9:00-18:00 Inari Weeks market, Ivalo market place, Piiskuntie, Ivalo
11:00-14:00 Rubber-boat rapids shooting on Juutuanjoki River, Juutuanjoki, Inari. Bookings: luonto.loma(at)saariselka.fi
12:00-16:00 Darts, 4-hour competition, K-Supermarket, Ivalontie 17, Ivalo
15:45-16:30 Bus transportation to Mimmit 10 vuotta children’s concert. Book your trip by 26 July, tel. 0400 981 243. Departure at Piiskuntie 2, Ivalo *
17:00-18:00 Mimmit 10 vuotta – Friendship anniversary concert, Sámi Cultural Centre Sajos, Siljotie 4, Inari
18:00-19:00 Sing-along at the Pentecostal church, Metsätie 2, Ivalo

Friday 28 July

9:00-18:00 Inari Weeks market, Ivalo market place, Piiskuntie, Ivalo
14:00 Lemmenjoki gold panning competition, Lemmenjoen Lumo, Lemmenjoentie 1020, Lemmenjoki
16:30-17:30 Final performance by the Ivalodance show dance courses, Culture Centre Kuulas, Ivalontie 6, Ivalo
18:00 Children’s film Cars 3 (3D), Cinema Aslak, Ivalontie 18, Ivalo
17:30-18:15 Bus transportation to concert by Vesa-Matti Loiri from the Town Hall, return after the concert. Book your trip by 27 July, tel. 0400 981 243. Departure at Piiskuntie 2, Ivalo *
19:00 Vesa-Matti Loiri – Inari’s Finland 100 centenary concert, Sámi Cultural Centre Sajos, Siljotie 4, Inari
20:00-02:00 Terassifestit festival, Ivalo River Camping, Kerttuojantie 1, Ivalo
23:00 Scandinavian Music Group, Restaurant PaPaNa, Inarintie 49, Inari  

Saturday 29 July

10:00-16:00 Heinäkenkä dance camp starts, Ivalon yläaste school, Rantatie 10, Ivalo
11:00 Watercross competition, beach by Hotel Kultahippu, Petsamontie 1, Ivalo
11:15-12:00 Bus transportation to Nellim. Book your trip by 28 July, tel. 0400 981 243. Departure at Piiskuntie 2, Ivalo *
12:00-17:00 and 21:00 Summer day in Nellim, Kalasatama (fish harbour) and Wilderness Hotel Nellim, Nellimintie 4230, Nellim
17:00-02:00 Terassifestit festival, Ivalo River Camping, Kerttuojantie 1, Ivalo

20:00-02:00 Beach Party, beach by Hotel Kultahippu, Petsamontie 1, Ivalo
20:00 Traditional cruise to summer church, Inari village harbour

Sunday 30 July

10:00-15:00 Heinäkenkä dance camp continues, Ivalon yläaste school, Rantatie 10, Ivalo
11:00

Inari Sàmi Church Sunday, Inari Sàmi Church, Inari

17:00 Children’s film Cars 3 (3D), Cinema Aslak, Ivalontie 18, Ivalo
* Tickets can be purchased from the bus: Summer day in Nellim and Mimmit 10 vuotta – Ystävyys anniversary concert €5 / round trip, Lemmenjoki €25 / round trip, concert by Vesa-Matti Loiri €20 / round trip. Transportation by Kukkolan Tilausliikenne Oy.

Exhibitions and other events

Tourist information during Inari Weeks at S-market Ivalo, weekdays 12:00–18:00. Further information: culture secretary Mirja Karjalainen, tel. +358 40 776 7546.