In just a few days’ time, the celebrations for Finland’s 100th birthday will start in Helsinki and around the country. To launch the big birthday party to last for a year, New Year’s Eve will be celebrated together with hunderds of artists and thousands of people are expected downtown Helsinki. The theme for the year is “Together,” showing that everyone is welcome to take part. More than 2 000 events are organised around the country and outside its borders. The centenary year provides opportunities to better understand the past, experience the centenary together and set the course for Finland’s future success.

For more information, see SuomiFinland100 website!