Info

Tickets

This year Norpas only sells day- and weekend passes, Norpas X passes. With this we have managed to bring the ticket prices even lower: A day pass FRI or SAT is 40€ and a weekend pass FRI to SUN 60€

The tickets bought from our web shop, will be sent to your e-mail. When you arrive to the Festival are the ticket should be changed to a wristband.

You can also buy a tickets to the happenings, which does not include to the Norpas X-pace. Buy the tickets here.

You can not pay the tickets with ePass, Eazybreak, Smartum or other cultural vouchers.

Getting there and the site

The festival bus leaves from Helsinki on the 5.8 and returns to Helsinki on the 7.8. Find more information and book your journey here.

Carpool enquiries to Norpas can be discussed on facebook’s Norpas carpool rides site.

Parking for cars and bicycles can be found at the village. There are a few hundred parking spots less than a kilometer away from the festival site.

The festival info can be found at the address Tullinmäentie 3-5. Find the opening times below. Please note that outside drinks are not allowed at the festival site. The festival doesn’t have a cloackroom.

Accommodation

There are accommodation options available at Taalintehdas and Kemiönsaari. In addition Norpas provides a mattress accommodation at the school of Taalintehdas. There's also a camping area and marina in Taalintehdas.

Find more information here.

Food and drink

In addition to Norpas’ own food crew’s stand, an artisan pizzeria DalForno can be found on the festival site. Norpas hosts two bars/ bar areas, one at Versas and the other one at Valimo. The local restaurants are also open during the festival with norpal or extended hours.

Drinking water and Toilets

The water stations are located at the festival site and at the market square on the wall of K-Kompis. Toilets can be found inside of Verstas or in front of Valimo. Also at the market square, Bio Pony and Ullmans Villa. Accessible toilets are located at Verstas and the market square.

Accessibility

The festival takes place across the village of Taalintehdas and Kubu and majority of the venues are not completely accessible. The ticket sellers and other volunteers will aid if needed. If you require any help, you can be in contact in advance to the info-phone 044 9391605.

The volunteers are allowed free entry to the shows, but should book in advance. The workshops with limited slots and those outside of the festival pass should also be booked in advance.

For further accessibility information please contact info@norpas.fi

We apologise that the festival site is not for all an accessible area.

Help in harrassment situations

Norpas doesn’t tolerate any kind of harassment, discriminative or otherwise inappropriate behaviour. If you face any harassment please speak to the festival staff, first-aid group or the security immediately.

Additional services

Only card payments are accepted at the festival site. 

The festival is located next to a pond, lake and the sea, available to jump into for a swim at anytime.

The festival- and camping sites have many water stations. Swimming and drinking water are free.

Services at Taalintehdas

Everything is within walking distance at Taalintehdas. The center lies within 200m from the festival site and grocery stores, an ATM, Alko, restaurants, library, guest boat harbour, health center, pharmacy, post office/ matkahuolto and cafes can be found there. The market square is open on Wednesdays and Saturdays between 8-13.

The Residence is located very close to a large lake and to the sea and there are peaceful forests, cliffs and marshes throughout the surrounding area. ​Three beautiful nature trails of varying length begin in Taalintehdas and a multitude of other amazing, natural sights are just a bike ride away. You can set off to explore the Archipelago Sea from the harbour in your own boat or on scheduled, public ferry services.

Sauna

At the festival site amidst the woods by the pond is an old worker’s sauna “Gamla Bastun” or “Masuunisauna”, which is available for the audience with a 10€ usage fee. Ask for more informstion about opening hours at the info.

Safety and regulations

Norpas doesn’t have any age restrictions to any of its shows, but please remember to be mindful of the youngest and eldest attendees of the festival with your behaviour.

In the evenings a SPR first aid tent and during daytime the medical team are found on the site, you can reach them through the info.

Accreditation

Accreditation is designated for the performers and media- and culture field representatives that work through the festival.

Accreditation is confirmed by sending a brief email to info@norpas.fi. Please include “Accreditation” in the email's title.

Please include a short description of yourself and your reason for applying to accreditation as well as your arrival time and duration of your stay at the festival.

We will contact everyone with approved applications before the beginning of the festival. If your application is approved, your wristband/ festival pass can be claimed at the info with your name.

Lost and Found

All found lost property will be delivered to the info during the festival. After the festival any lost property enquiries should be made within a week to our executive manager at 050 3286870 or info@norpas.fi

Festival area is open

Festival info and ticket sales: (yellow stall)
Wed 3.8. 13–18 + (Taalintehdas market square 10–13)
Thur 4.8. 11–18
Pe 5.8. 11–23
La 6.8. 10–01

Exhibitions in Taalintehdas
Wed 3.8. 11–18
Thur 4.8. 11–18
Fri 5.8. 11–18
Sat 6.8. 11–18
Sun 7.8. 11–16

Bar
Fri 5.8. Valimo 14-16, 16:30–00
Sat 6.8. Valimo 12-18, 18:30–00, Verstas 15:30–19

FOOD STANDS
Pe 5.8. 15–00(02)
La 6.8. 17–00(02)

RUUKINHALLI:
Fri 5.8. 12–04
Sat 6.8. 08–04 (from 8 in the morning until 4 at night)
Sun 7.8. 08–17

GAMLA BASTUN:

Sat 6.8. 13–20
Su 7.8. 10–16

KULTURHUS BJÖRKBODA
Wed-Sun 12-17

 

Important contacts

Info: +358 44 9391605
Festival management: Jimmy Träskelin, +358 50 3286870
First aid: Sanni Partanen, +358 50 4678743
during night concerts, SPR of Kemiönsaari: +358 449890824
Järjestyksenvalvonta: Eemeli Mahkonen 04093681735
Emergency number: 112