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July 2019
27.7.
Finnish National TV YLE has invited the whole Finland to celebrate sauna with a National Sauna day on 27.7.2019. The aim is to get all Finns and everyone in Finland to enjoy sauna together.
27.7.
Traditional Finnish dancing evenings from July till September.
August 2019
10.8.
Traditional Finnish dancing evenings from July till September.
23.8. - 25.8.
The Wild Festival combines Oulanka National Park's wilderness with a diverse artistic program. No entrance fee!
30.8. - 31.8.
Gravity * Cross-country 30.8.-1.9.2019
31.8.
Book a sales table for free or come shopping!
September 2019
1.9. - 30.9.
Plenty of things to see and do in addition to the magnificent sceneries of Ruka and Kuusamo on autumn colours!
7.9.
Dancing in Käylä Korpihovi
Traditional Finnish dancing evenings from July till September.
21.9.
Dancing in Käylä Korpihovi
Traditional Finnish dancing evenings from July till September.
1.9.
Gravity * Cross-country 30.8.-1.9.2019
1.9.
Funduro Cup is just what it sounds like - fun mtb-enduro racing! Laid back atmosphere and flowy trails will give you the race feel without the need to push it too hard.
11.9. - 13.9.
The first event was a true success and more will follow! World BioEconomy Forum will bring together major think tanks, regulators and operators at Ruka.
12.9. - 15.9.
This photo event is internationally acknowledged - come and see the Kuusamo Nature Photo Festival!
26.9. - 29.9.
The most popular Finnish hits and classics in Ruka Open Karaoke Championships! And also excellent Finnish artists!
October 2019
4.10. - 6.10.
Opening goal for the 2018-2019 ski season is on Friday 5th of October 2018. Welcome to enjoy the winter!
4.10. - 27.10.
In Ruka autumn holiday is winter holiday - experience three seasons at once
November 2019
8.11. - 10.11.
Winter has reached Ruka area and it's time for a little celebrate!
21.11. - 30.11.
Welcome to enjoy the Christmas magic!
28.11. - 30.11.
Jump in to Ski Jumping, Cross Country and Nordic Combined competition weekend!
December 2019
1.12.
Jump in to Ski Jumping, Cross Country and Nordic Combined competition weekend!
1.12. - 31.12.
Welcome to enjoy the Christmas magic!
5.12. - 8.12.
Welcome to celebrate independent Finland!
22.12. - 27.12.
Rukalta ja Kuusamosta löydät aidon joulumielen!
28.12. - 31.12.
New Year is full of celebration and fireworks!
5.12. - 7.12.
HotDogs & Handrails railjam
Hot Dogs & Handrails Railjam is a jibbing mayhem with the best riders all over world.
January 2020
1.1. - 2.1.
New Year is full of celebration and fireworks!
1.1. - 7.1.
Welcome to enjoy the Christmas magic!
17.1. - 31.1.
Some light in the Polar Night – the world's northernmost light festival lights up Ruka and Kuusamo
24.1. - 26.1.
Laid-back ice hockey game in Ruka village, on natural ice (Kaltiolampi pond). This is the largest amateur outdoor ice hockey tournament in Europe!
February 2020
1.2.
Some light in the Polar Night – the world's northernmost light festival lights up Ruka and Kuusamo
8.2. - 16.2.
Special holiday weeks for families with kids!
15.2. - 22.2.
Finns are traditionally enjoying their winter holidays during weeks 8-10.
23.2. - 29.2.
Finns are traditionally enjoying their winter holidays during weeks 8-10.
March 2020
1.3. - 8.3.
Finns are traditionally enjoying their winter holidays during weeks 8-10.
April 2020
10.4. - 13.4.
The Easter time at Ruka and Kuusamo is the celebration of spring weather!
13.4. - 19.4.
Excotic competition on ice covered lakes of Southern Kuusamo!
23.4. - 26.4.
Legendary Ruka Spring Break event is here once again! Sunny days, great skiing, spring spirit and top artists!
30.4.
The Best of Finnish Spring - Snowboarders season ender in Ruka!
May 2020
1.5. - 3.5.
The Best of Finnish Spring - Snowboarders season ender in Ruka!
21.5. - 24.5.
Ultra trail run on hiking route "Karhunkierros" in Oulanka National Park - 100 % trail terrain.
June 2020
18.6. - 21.6.
Join us in celebrating the shortest night of the year! And in Finland the sun never really sets tonight!
18.6. - 21.6.
An experience of music and arts in a high plain environment where the sun never sets.
July 2020
5.7. - 10.7.
Fin5 Orienteering Event is organized every year and it gathers together a large international crowd of orienteering enthusiasts. Venue will take place at Meskusvaara in Kuusamo and Kirintövaara in Posio during 5.-10.7.2020.
August 2020
11.8. - 18.8.
World Fly Fishing Championship will be organized in Kuusamo and Taivalkoski 10-16.8.2020.