Thursday 25/07

10:00–17:00 Leather workshop

Poselli, Nortamonkatu 12. The non-stop leather workshop teaches you how to make a key chain, zip puller or a small pouch, or even a slightly more demanding cardholder. Workshop admission fee: 5 €. Material fee 3–5 € (depending on what you choose to make). You can also buy studs and other decorations for your work. The workshop involves the use of sharp tools. The more demanding pieces are intended for adults, while smaller pieces are also suitable for children. Children under the age of 8 must be accompanied by an adult. The workshop is held by Milona Suominen. For more information, please visit www.bchiiden.com.

12:00 Midday moment of music

The Church of the Holy Cross, Luostarinkatu 1. Organ music. New psalms.

12:00–17:00 Choir Häplänperän Valittajat performes

Häplänperän Valittajat is a women’s choir known for moaning and groaning about life as a woman. The choir performs in various places in Old Rauma on the hour.

13:00 Bingo

Järjestötalo, Siikapolku 1. Small product prices, bingo ticket 1€.

13:00 Bus transportation to Sammallahdenmäki and a guided tour

The bus leaves from Poroholma holiday center (close to the Beach house, Suvitie) at 13:00 and from the bus stop at the Savilanpuisto (Savilankatu) around 13:10. Return to Rauma at 15:30. The price of the excursion is 10€, payment in cash on the bus. The terrain is rough, so the route of the guided tour can be challenging in some places. Please book in advance tel. +358 44 334 3525 or hanna-leena.salminen@rauma.fi.

15:­­00–19:00 Knitting picnic

Park of the Church of the Holy Cross, Luostarinkatu 1. Bring a good mood, your own knitting, snacks and something to sit on. Enquiries ploosippa@gmail.com.

16:00–20:00 Evening market

Old Rauma Market square. The evening market continues the theme of beauty on the night of choosing Miss Lace. Health products, cosmetics, jewellery. 5 €/market table, an extra table 3 €.

16:00–00:00 Savilanpuisto soi!

Savilankatu. Brass music and Miss Lace beauty contest. Host Joel Tervonen.

16:00 Rauman Poikasoittokunta: Greetings from Crete!
Soloists Panayotis Houliaras and Alina Sudenlehti.

18:00 Miss Lace competition
Miss Lace is chosen this year for the 41st time. The competition has been organized since 1978 and it continues the tradition of beauty pageants. In addition to Miss Lace, two runner-ups are chosen and the winner of the favourite of the public vote is published.

20:00 Rauma Marching Band: The Great American Songbook –Swing!
Soloists Antti Sarpila, Alina Sudenlehti ja Jere Hämäläinen.

22:00 Punomo
Punomo is a soul and funk band from Turku, uniquely combining the traditional aesthetics of 60’s and 70’s soul music with Finnish lyrics.