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The day of the tradition at Wanha Raatesalmi

The day of tradition were a great success at last summer. The event will be organised this year on Saturday 20th July. Come and enjoy the traditional atmosphere and idyllic scenery.

Like last year the fish theme will continue at this year too. During the day you can see how tasty burgers are made of lake fish.

Villagers are baking salty and sweet pastrys for sale. At the event you can see handicrafts, old cars and tractors. There are also handicrafts exhibitions, folk healer (shaman), music, lotteries and tradition exhibitions.

During the day you can try cross-country riding and carriage ride. Cross-country riding is suitable for children of school age to adults.
The café serves guests throughout the event. 

Parking is organised at the adjacent field in Wanha Raatesalmi. A parking lot is near the venue for the disabled. Follow the signs.
The easiest way to get there is to go by Ruka Charter bus which leaves from the old post office in front of the wellness center and stops at the rec center. The buses depart every hour starts from 10.30 am, the last bus leaves at 2.30 pm and the last return trip from Raatesalmi leaves at 4.00 pm.  The price of the two-way ticket is 5 €.

The event will be organised in cooperation with the village committee of Puutteenkylä and Wanha Raatesalmi.
Address: Sossonniementie 96, Kuusamo
No entrance fee.