Gastronomy Years' Programme: Highlights & Festivals

JUNE and July 2020

For small scale events for groups and individuals, please see the event calendar
All festivals have been cancelled.

AUGUST 2020

8 Aug Louhenkatu Street Carnival, Iisalmi
www.iisalmi.fi/louhenkatupaiva

28–29 Aug Satoa Kuopio Food Festival --> will take place 25 to 30 Aug as SATOA theme week with small scale and virtual content
www.satoa.fi

SEPTEMBER 2020

10 Sep Local Food Gift Challenge: Euroope's best food and kitchen gifts
www.tastesavo.fi

11 Sep ERG 2020-21 Opening Ceremony in Kuopio
International seminar on the theme of Food and Wellbeing, in collaboration with www.igcat.org.

10–13 Sep Kuopio Fish Market
www.kuopio.fi/kalaryssays

8–13 Sep ANTI – Contemporary Art Festival, Kuopio --> new dates to be announced
www.antifestival.com

Winter time themed weeks to be announced

JUNE 2021

18 –19 Jun SATOA Goes WILD: Wild food festival
www.satoa.fi

24 - 26 Jun Midsummer events in Kuopio, Muuruvesi and Lohimaa

JULY 2021

9 –10 Jul Oluset Beer Festival, Iisalmi, & Family Event on 9 Jul
www.oluset.fi

In July Suonenjoki Strawberry Carnival & Local Food Festival
www.mansikkakarnevaalit.fi

AUGUST 2021

7 Aug Lapinlahti Cheese & Wine Festival, Lapinlahti
www.juustojaviinijuhlat.fi

Sturgeon and Shampagne festival in Varkaus, the dates to be announced
Louhenkatu street festival in Iisalmi, the dates to be announced

27–28 Aug Satoa Kuopio Food Festival
www.satoa.fi

SEPTEMBER 2021

9–12 Sep Kuopio Fish Market
www.kuopio.fi/kalaryssays


Programme events are updated weekly in 2020-21 in the event calendar.

SEE THE COMING EVENTS

Tastesavo.fi highlights the region's tastiest culinary tourism events during the ERG year.
You can find other regional events on the Kuopio-Tahko tourism website.

For more information: Taina Laitinen, Producer & Event Coordinator
Tel. +358 44 430 9922
taina.laitinen@proagria.fi / @maajakotitalousnaiset.fi