Program published: Welcome to Father Frost against Putin III Festival in Helsinki

From 9th to 10th of January 2016 third Father Frost against Putin-festival will be organised in Helsinki. This is the first time when festival will last two whole days.

 

This year festival will take place in two places, Oranssi and Kupoli. We will stay in Oranssi 10:30-15:00 on Saturday, other events will take place in Kupoli.

 

Address of Oranssi is Kaasutehtaankatu 1, 11th building in Suvilahti industrial area.

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It is most easily to access it by walking from Sörnäinen metro station. Other events will take place in Kupoli, Mannerheimintie 5 b 7th floor. It is located in center, 300 meters from main railway station. In Google maps:

 

Purpose of the festival is to create connections between Finnish and Russian grassroot activists, and it is also a way to spend Russian new year holidays.

 

As in earlier years, various Russian grassroot initiatives will present themselves in festival. You should visit festival, if you are interested on what has happened in Russian anarchist, feminist and queer movements during year 2015.

All festival events will be open to everyone. The festival is organized by Alusta anarchist federation (Helsinki local group A-ryhmä), Anarchist Black Cross of Helsinki and writers' and artists' organization Kiila.

 

The festival organizers promise free meals to every visitor from abroad during the two festival days. Vegan food will be provided so it is suitable for as many people as possible.

For additional information, contact .
 

Festival begins 11 AM on Saturday 9th of January.

 


Changes are possible!

 

10 PM — 4 AM, in Kupoli (Mannerheimintie 5 b 7th floor)

 

With singer-songwriter Stas Pochobut from Belarus and other performers.

On sunday 10th of January, program begins 12 PM and ends 9 PM. Details will be announced later.  

 

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