Monday 23.7.

Ihmisiä kuninkaankadulla

10–18 Café of Lännen Martat Kanalinranta 3, courtyard of the city hall. Coffee, doughnuts, danishes, cakes, bread loaves. Opening hours vary.

11–14 Traditional food by Rauman Martat Yard of the parish hall, Luostarinkatu 1. Traditional food from Rauma: lapskoussi, pankakko, topseilvellinki, malt bread. Open Mon-Fri 11-14.

11–16 Bag workshop Taitokeskus Rauma, Lensunkatu 4. A handicraft workshop for adults. Material fee 25 € up. Instruction in Finnish. Enquiries and sign-ups

11–16 Skriivarit Raumal – demonstration of the calligraphy association Jokela, Kuninkaankatu 38, instruction from the courtyard. The experts of the calligraphy association offer an introduction to the world of beautiful letters. Open daily.

11–17 Tammela summer garden Tammela, Eteläpitkäkatu 17. Programme for both adults and children. A café. Hand-made products for sale and on display. Blacksmiths forging iron and the public can also try forging. A knife exhibition.

  • Products and wool spinning demonstration of Ali-Unkki sheep farm. Some sheep have also come along

17 National costume picnic The national costume parade starts at the City Hall (Kanalinranta 3) and continues through Old Rauma to Marela (Kauppakatu 24). The picnic starts at 17.30 in Marela courtyard. Wear a national costume, or parts of a costume, take a basket with you and enjoy a picnic! Organiser: Rauman Kalevalaiset naiset ry.

20 Evening greeting The tower of the City Hall, Valtakatu 2. Juho Vilo, trumpet. The greeting of Rauma Brass Band Association.

Open yards in Old Rauma Old Rauma Association organises an event of open yards and flea markets during the Lace Week. Locals and tourists have an opportunity to take a look at the gardens and yards. The yards are open for visitors when there is an Old Rauma Association sign at the gate.

Lace window competition The entrepreneurs of Old Rauma have for many years honoured the theme of the week in their shop windows. The public has a possibility to vote for the best lace window of the week during the event.