Christmas opening in Jakobstad

Christmas Opening will take place at the market square Saturday 26 November at 10-15. Come and enjoy the Christmas atmosphere and a cozy Christmas market. Read more: https://www.citygruppen.net/jul%C3%B6ppning?lang=en

RUSK – Chamber Music in Jakobstad

International creativity at the darkest time of the year – RUSK festival i held in Jakobstad 22-26 November. The theme for this year’s festival is “Gods and Goddesses”. RUSK festival combines superior chamber music with various artistic disciplines in a…

The 370th anniversary of Jakobstad culminates in the birthday week

The town of Jakobstad celebrates the respectable age of 370 years on 27 October 2022 and the anniversary has been remembered in many ways throughout the year. In honour of the birthday week Jakobstad is arranging programmes for all citizens:…

New observation tower in Fäboda

The new observation tower in Fäboda is now officially opened. About 120 metres north of Miettinen’s villa, where the accessible nature trail ends, you will find the town’s observation tower. The tower has two platforms, of which the lower one…

The new website for the Town of Jakobstad is now published

The town’s new website is published. The renewal of the website became relevant because we wanted to have a website that corresponds to the needs and requirements of the future, both for the user and the administrator. Accessibility requirements for…