HELSINKI: WORLD VILLAGE FESTIVAL
World Village Festival is a free festival for the whole family, organised since 1995 in Helsinki. The event is open to all and it offers tastes of different cultures and surprises from all over the world.
Cultures from all over the world meet again in the centre of Helsinki, and this year's theme is justice. The regional focus on the programme is on Asia.
The festival offers world views and possibilities, as well as music, circus, dance, theatre, art and activities. It offers new perspectives on tolerant multiculturalism, development cooperation, global issues and expanding one's possibilities for affecting everyday life.
Venue: Kaisaniemi Park and Railway Square, Helsinki
More information: www.maailmakylassa.fi
Photo: Leif Laaksonen