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Welcome to Kuopio event 20.3.2024 at 15.00

Teoskuva Reidar Särestöniemen värikkäästä maalauksesta Kaksi poroa laskeva aurinko ja auringon silta vuodelta 1975

Digital Art Festival Kuopio 6.-21.7.

Summer opening hours of Kuopio city services 2024

Iloinen joukko koululaisia juoksee reput selässään kohti kameraa.

Kuopio summer holiday is Nice Summer!

Registration for Kuopio Community College's courses for the next academic year starts 28.5.2024

Biodiversity in Finland: lizard, sphagnum moss, red squirrel, woodpecker, European peacock, mushroom.

May 22nd is International Day for Biological Diversity

Pirteä, pieni robottibussi ajaa kadulla kesäisenä päivänä.

Robot bus Välkky - now you can jump on board!

Kuopio Art Museum is being developed by Australians

Mapping of animals has begun in the City of Kuopio

Spring has arrived in Kuopio! Warmer temperatures and sunshine do not only lure more people outside – it is also a time for many animals to be more active. This […]

LuontoVilkku takes you to nearby nature sites

LuontoVilkku is a service supporting nature tourism in the region, which presents interesting local nature sites around Kuopio. LuontoVilkku destinations are easily accessible by public transport or city bikes. Vilkku […]

Vilkku e-bikes season starts on 29 April

The sixth season of city bikes, or Vilkku e-bikes, starts on Monday 29 April. For this season, 50 new bikes will be available, making a total of 400 bikes. New […]

Blog: Business Kuopio Takes on Tahko - Insights from the Tahko Ski Lift Pitch 2024

Since 2017, the Tahko SLP startup event has emerged as a unique gathering in the North-Savo region, bringing in a diverse crowd of students, startups, innovators, investors, and business advisors. […]

Centralised sand removal in the city centre on 28 April - avoid driving in the city centre

Centralised sand removal in the city centre of Kuopio will start on Sunday morning 28.4.2024 at 02.00 at the latest. If there is some frost between Saturday and Sunday night […]

And There Was Light - performance 26.4. in Sotku

Storytelling performance by Torben Wahlstrøm from Kuopio’s sister city Svendborg, Denmark Torben Wahlstrøm is a Danish storyteller who will come to Kuopio with his performance “And There Was Light”. The […]

Discussion events for stay at home mother in their own language

Have you been a stay at home mother after moving to Finland? You are warmly welcome to discuss integration, studies, working life, parenthood, and hopeful dreams for the future! The […]