The first weekend of February is getting closer and it’s time to book a fun and wintery weekend to Tahko!
Tahkofest 2018 is a unique winter event for students on 2.–4.2.2018. You can expect different fun activities aimed for students and opportunities to win amazing prizes by participating in various competitions. The event is capped off by the afterparty with a great musical act at Tahko Piazza: Stig.
On the main day Sat 3.2. there will be versatile activities for everyone, e.g. national student’s championship competitions in snow soccer and alp. If you don’t want to compete, you can try out e.g. the playful Tahko winter battle. There is also great opportunities for partying. The legendary Pehku After Ski will start the party at 2 pm. The afterparty in Piazza starts at 9 pm and continues until 03.30 am.
OnniBus guarantees student friendly prizes from Helsinki and Turku. The line from Helsinki (F5) also stops at Mikkeli and Varkaus and the line from Turku stops at Tampere and Jyväskylä. Both lines stop at Kuopio where you can find the follow-up transportation to Tahko. The transportation from Kuopio to Tahko is also offered by OnniBus. The ticket costs only 5 e/person/direction. If you don’t want to stay overnight at Tahko, you might consider Saturday’s Partybus which leaves from Kuopio to Tahko at 8.30 am and return Saturday/Sunday night at 2.15 am. The partybus to and from ticket costs 15 e/person.
Tickets for the after party cost 10 e and the price includes Tahkofest 2018 overall patch. All tickets are purchased through Bailataan.fi service and you can also reserve accommodation via it.
The event is organised by SAVOTTA, student union of the Savonia University of Applied Sciences, the Student Union of the University of Eastern Finland (ISYY) and SYKETTÄ Kuopio.