Baltic Sea Day
© John Nurminen Foundation
© John Nurmisen Säätiö

Baltic Sea Day 27 August 2020

The Baltic Sea Day, launched by the John Nurminen Foundation, is an annual day of celebration in honour of the sea. The objective of the day is to encourage people to enjoy the unique sea that belongs to us all, and to take concrete actions that benefit the sea. In addition to the celebrations, the purpose of the Baltic Sea Day is to provide information on the versatile nature, culture, and history of the Sea.

Every last Thursday in August – join in!

The Baltic Sea Day is celebrated every year on the last Thursday in August with various rallies and events. There are many ways for you to participate, so do join in!



The Baltic Sea Day 2020 launched in a virtual kick-off


Turku Finnish Co-educational Upper Secondary School invites all schools to join the Let’s eat the Baltic Sea clean Challenge


John Nurminen Foundation wants the Baltic Sea Day to be a permanent feature in the calendars of all Baltic countries