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Join the celebration – Opening ceremony available for everyone!

This year’s Baltic Sea Day will be held on Thursday 31 August. Our goal is to make the day a joyful celebration in honour of the Baltic Sea – the John Nurminen Foundation hopes that as many people as possible will take part!

There will also be plenty of activity and visibility on social media: #Itämeripäivä #BalticSeaDay #Östersjödagen. Please join in,  make pledges for our sea and share them in social media!

Opening ceremony Helsinki City Hall at  9-10 am (Finnish time)

On Thursday August 31st the Baltic Sea Day will have hundreds of special events and celebrations around the Baltic Sea region. The day opens at 9am with a two-hour live-streamed event from the Helsinki City Hall. The first hour of the event will be in English.

The opening event will tour around the Baltic Sea and show delightful memories and insightful greetings from various representatives around the region.

The event will be moderated by a Finnish tv-journalist Annika Damström. Please join us on Helsinki-channel!