Upcoming events
19 November

Women’s Entrepreneurship Day

Even though everyday is a women's entrepreneurship day, there is also an official day for it: November 19th. Did you know that after Paulig's founder Gustav Paulig died, his widow Bertha Paulig ran the business until 1919

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23 November

Black Friday

Shopping crazyness starts! The day after the US holiday of Thanksgiving, regarded as the first day of the Christmas shopping season, on which retailers make many special offers.

6 December

Finland’s Independence Day

Formerly under Swedish and Russian rule, Finland has been independent for 101 years this year. A very popular way to mark the occasion is to watch the Presidential Independence Day Reception on TV.

12 December

International Gingerbread House Day

Make a gingerbread house today! Did you know that ginger and other spices were originally added to the dough to make it keep longer?

22 December

Winter solstice

The winter solstice, or simply midwinter, is the shortest day of the year. Curl up in the sofa and have a nice hot cup of coffee.

24 December

Christmas Eve

Christmas Eve is the day before Christmas Day and celebrated on 24 December. For Finns Christmas Eve is the big day, while in many other countries the main day for celebrations is Christmas Day.