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Finncon kampen

Welcome to the traditional Finncon Kampen tablehockey tournament. The tournament takes place on Friday 25.7. at 20:00 at Telakka.

During and after the tournament there is a chance to sit and chat with likeminded people.

Telakka can be found near the railway station in the address Tullikamarin aukio 3.

Sing-ups to, but you can also sing up at the tournament.

Drawing contest

There will be an art contest organised during Finncon-Animecon08.

1. Copic Sketch 36 pen set
2. Copic Ciao manga-selection, 20 pens
3. Copic Ciao flesh colors, 12 pens

Further information to be announced later.


Have you always wanted to have a talk with a Finncon or Animecon guest of honour? Ask a question? Come to a KaffeKlatch, a free-form discussion with the GoH in a cafe. You can sign up for a KaffeKlatch at the Info point. Note that every KaffeKlatch is limited to only ten participants, so act quickly! Timetables for the KaffeKlatches can be found in the programme chart.

Finncon evening party

Finncon evening party takes place Saturday night at Telakka (Tullikamarin aukio 3). The doors open at 20:00, and the official programme takes place around 22:00. The programme includes, among other things, the traditional masquerade.

To sign up for the masquerade, send your name, name of your character, the series/book/whatever the character is from, and your contact information (e-mail and possibly phone number) to

Entrance to the evening pary is 2 euros, free in a costume. The party is for people over 18 only..

You can also sign-up for the masquerade at Finncon and you can naturally dress up in a costume without taking part of the masquerade. Due to the nature of the evening party, the masquerade is for people over 18 only.

The Animeconin party does not have age restrictions and is alcohol-free, and is organised Saturday night at the Tampere house.


This already traditional sporting event continues to treat Robert Jordan's works disrespectfully, now for the first time since the author's passing. The event takes place 14:00 on Sunday on the paved area between Tampere-talo and the Sorsapuisto park. Sign ups take place on-site.