The Workers’ Music Festival takes place by the canal in the centre of Valkeakoski, in the industrial milieu of the Tervasaari mill area and the Myllysaari museum. The working industrial facility and the historic museum area together create a unique setting for the event that attracts every year about 40 000 music lovers of all ages. In addition to concerts and clubs, the four-day event includes outdoor dancing and exhibitions. The traditional night-time singalong event by the pond in the woods is a celebration of sentiment, light and music.
Summer Saturdays are again filled with dance steps! The charming Kirjaslampi Dance Pavilion offers nostalgic theme evenings. The Pavilion is situated in the enchanting natural surroundings of Lake Mallasvesi, just a short walk away from city centre (address Hakalantie 6, Valkeakoski).
Kirjazz event features both established and up-and-coming Finnish jazz and blues musicians. The event takes place on the first weekend in July, in the beautiful natural surroundings of the Kirjaslampi Dance Pavilion.