Welcome to Lakritsi- & Salmiakkifestivaalit 2019!
A paradise for friends of liquorice and salmiak!
Lakritsi- & Salmiakkifestivaalit is an annual festival, during which we praise the delicious black gold. The visitors of the festival get to experience liquorice in many shapes and forms: As sweet, salty, with chocolate and as a spice in cooking and baking. Through tasting, learning more about liquorice and finding new favourites.
Here you among other things get new taste experiences through liquorice tastings and in form of workshops, in competitions and through enjoying liquorice inspired entertainment as well as food and drink. Come taste your new liquorice favrouite at the exhibitors. Of course, you can buy products to bring home. In the café you will find liquourice pastries and liquroice beer and Ravintola Soima is offering a delicious lunch with a hint of liquorice.
There are many happenings and competitions during the festival. Among other things, your visitor bracelet is a lottery ticket with which you can win a cup full of liquorice. The winner is drawn every hour on the hour. At Halva's liquorice factory you can be creative, at the liquorice making course you can create your own liquorice, at the decorating workshop learn to decorate cookies with liquorice, admire or participate in the liquorice cake competition, make lollipos at Namitupa's liquorice factory and so forth. In addition to liquorice itself, there are many other liquorice related items, such as jewellery, ice cream, beer, pastries and honey. The festival has exhibitors from Finland, Sweden, Denmark, Germany and all the way from Iceland.
The main sponsor of the festival is Fazer.
Age limit: All ages
Tickets will be exchanged to wristband.
Children under 10 years for free.