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Heikinpäivä

January 28, 2017 10:00 am - 9:00 pm EST

Heikinpäivä Parade

A full day of events is scheduled in downtown Hancock for Heikinpäivä 2017! Check the full schedule below or by visiting the Heikinpäivä 2017 Website.

  • 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. — Tori Market, Finnish American Heritage Center
  • 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.  — Vipukelkka (Whipsled), kicksleds, mölkky, World’s Largest Kicksled, more! Quincy Green.
  • 11 a.m. – Parade, downtown Hancock. (Employees and students should line up at La Cantina restaurant at 10:30 a.m.)
  • Following parade — Wife-carrying contest and kicksled races, Quincy Green. Prizes.
  • 3 p.m. — Polar Bear Dive, Hancock waterfront near Copper Island Beach Club. Prizes. (CANCELED)
  • 3 p.m. — Closing reception for “Kalevala – Boatlore,” Copper Country Community Arts Center
  • 7 p.m. — Heikinpäivä iltamat (hors d’oeuvres dance), Finnish American Heritage Center. $12 per adult; under 16 free. Music by Wilho Kilpelä & Friends

Learn more about Heikinpäivä at http://www.finnishamericanreporter.com/heikin_page/.

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Date:
January 28, 2017
Time:
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Organizer

Jim Kurtti
Phone:
(906) 487-7302
Email:
jim.kurtti@finlandia.edu
Website:
http://www.finlandia.edu/about/directory/user/jkurtti/
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