During a year there are several festivals taking place in Campus Allegro och Schauman Hall.
Summer, sun and bird song. Join us for a wonderful week in Campus Allegro, meet new people, learn new skills, enjoy music and art. Summer Summit comes together for the first time in 2013 and together we will create a tradition in Campus Allegro. Feel our summer!
Our goal is to create annual festivals with international top artists. Upcoming RUSK festival, 27th-30th of November, 2014 will boast international artists such as Pekka Kuusisto, violin, Oliver Triendl, piano, Bram van Sambeek, bassoon and Hervé Joulain, french horn. The composer of the year will be Daniel Bjarnason from Iceland. Bjarnasons debut album, Processions (2010) has received high acclaim internationally.
Runeberg Week, the annual culture event organised by the city of Jakobstad, celebrates the great author and poet Johan Ludvig Runeberg. Runeberg was born in the town of Jakobstad. This week offers program for everyone, young and old and highlights litterature. Audiences will enjoy lectures by authors, theater and concerts. Read more…
Jakobstad Music & Arts – the new culture festival and platform for marketing of culture events. The Music & Arts festival will be held first week in october in Pietarsaari. Jakobstad Music & Arts deliver a high quality music and arts program to the audience in Ostrobothnia and Finland. The goal is also that our website jmap.fi will be a strong platfom for all year around marketing of music, arts and culture events in Pietarsaari. (The short name JMAP stands för Jakobstad Music & Arts in Pietarsaari).
Jakobs Dagar is an annual city festival in Jakobstad/Pietarsaari usually during the last week of July. Every year a “Lazy Jacob” is chosen among the inhabitants. Here is a link to Jakobs Dagar home page