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Opening hours: Fri 10 November from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., Sat 11 November from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Sun 12 November from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Event for forest owners, forestry professionals and all other forest enthusiasts!


Helsinki Forest Fair is a diverse umbrella event combining all diverse forest-related offerings.

Forest owners: Tips for forestry, outsourcing of forestry, forest as an investment and 
generation changes.

Professionals and startups: Networking opportunities and panel discussions.

Recreational users: Outdoor activities, hiking and trekking tips and equipment.

Children: Diverse programme for the entire family, such as a forest machine simulator, planting track, craft points and the highly popular forest game arcade.

The Helsinki Forest Fair is part of the ELMA – Country lifestyle, crafts and shopping umbrella event of five top events: ELMA Helsinki Food & Countryside Show, Helsinki Forest Fair, Arts&Crafts Fair, OutletExpo and Pets (Sat–Sun)

All events with a single ticket.


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Forest days 2017

The Finnish Forest Association’s annual Forest Days will open the Helsinki Forest Fair.

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Forest comes in all sorts

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Functional areas

Guided tours for schoolchildren and activity points for the entire family at the Forest Fair.

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Follow Helsinki Forest Fair news and competitions through ELMA – Country lifestyle, crafts and shopping on Facebook




Visitors to the umbrella event

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Visitor profile male 51% - female 43%