European Capital of Culture in the Winter
Oulu is the European Capital of Culture 2026. A city of original and active culture with lots of local flavour, Oulu also shows a lot of potential. As the culture workers really get going towards 2026, there’s no stopping Oulu! Seize the day and get to know the unique cultural vibe of the future culture capital.Read more
Dive under the duvet
Wrap yourself in a blanket or linger under the duvet as long as you like! Choose a cabin or hotel room – or any other type of accommodation. Oulu is all about R&R and there’s plenty of accommodation to choose from.Read more
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Experience culture in the stands – Concerts and festivals in Oulu
Oulu is a vibrant city with a variety of festivals, concerts and cultural events going on throughout the year! In a good concert you lose the sense of time, and a good performance will make you forget everything else, too.