In addition to wellbeing program and music program, Magnesia Festival includes extra program on the festival area for nourishing your body, mind and soul. Additionally, it is worth getting to know the surroundings - UNESCO world heritage site Suomenlinna in one of the most popular spots for sightseeing in Finland.
SAUNA & SWIMMING
Magnesia Festival area includes a 30 people tent sauna with an outdoor shower and possibility to swim in the sea. One sauna ticket costs 8€ and can be purchased from the info desk. Please take you own towel and swimming suit with you, it is a mixed-gender sauna.
✧ Friday, August 2nd 14:00 - 22:00
✧ Saturday, August 3rd 13:00 - 22:00
✧ Sunday, August 4th 11:00 - 20:00
On Sunday, at 11:00 - 12:00 you can attend Laura Foon's "the traditional Finnish sauna" workshop in the sauna - a perfect way to get to know Finnish sauna culture.
There are also public beaches in Suomenlinna - the closest of them situated close to the workshop space Ruutikellari.
MAGNESIA x EMBROSÉ SHOP
Magnesia x Embrosé Shop is full of inspiring products that support holistic wellbeing and balanced lifestyle, such as books, clothes, yoga gear, jewellery and other wellness products.
You can find the most wanted brands both from Finland and abroad in the shop. All products are carefully chosen - they are ethically and ecologically produced.
MAGNESIA WELLNESS OASIS
Magnesia Wellness Oasis in the place for pampering yourself with spa treatments for hands and face, neck massage and relaxation. You can also purchase good-quality natural cosmetics by Grown Alchemist and House of Organic with a moderate price. Next to the Oasis you’ll find Neurosonic’s tent where they provide 10 minute relaxation treatments for free. Come, relax and enjoy! Magnesia Wellness Oasis is hosted by beauty expert Mariela Sarkima.
VAULA VALPOLA’s ART EXHIBITION
Vaula Valpola’s art exhibition “Hajoaminen, uusi alku ja muita maalauksia” (Eng. Breakdown, new beginning and other paintings) is available at Galleria Rantakasarmi every day at 11-16. You can also enjoy the exhibition during workshops which take place at Galleria Rantakasarmi.
Leena Siitonen offers intuitive counseling every day between 10-19 at the Magnesia x Embrosé Shop. Get inspiration and clarify your thoughts! Gentle, intuitive session supports you in your growth and gives direction in your life. You can drop in to meet Leena, one session is 20 minutes and costs 20 €.
Come and get yourself a festival hairstyle! Aroha Helsinki’s hairdressers offer quick hairdos for festival guests. Aroha Helsinki is a wellbeing oasis in Helsinki with a travel theme.
Unesco world heritage site Suomenlinna is one of the most visited and loved tourist attractions in Finland, so it is highly recommended to take some time to look around and enjoy the atmosphere of the old fortress island. Suomenlinna’s construction began in the mid-18th century, when Finland was still part of Sweden. Today, the fortress and its museums, restaurants and events are a memorable experience for visitors of all ages.