Welcome to open the Festivalweek together with the Vekara-Varkaus mascot Lehtevämies.
Vekarakummi, puppet theater artist and musician, Roosa Halme brings greetings to children with Aura doll. Aura doll is a delicate, humorous figure that sometimes may be a little unpredictable. Aura is the mascot of the Aura of Puppets in Turku.
Itsenäisyydenpuisto / park receives a new Vekarapuu planted by the city gardener Jaana Mähönen together with the children.
It’s time to dress yourself in to a fancy dress and let´s make the opening celebration a colorful event. In honor of the anniversary year, Bakery Björn offers buns for all the opening guests. Juices are provided by Vekara-Varkaus. You can also see alpacas from Pihlajakummun alpakat.
Dress yourself in to a fancy dress and let’s make the opening celebration a colorful event.
Please dress according to the weather.
You can bring your own blanket to sit down on during the event.
Organized by Vekara-Varkaus