Kaikukortti is currently in use in Espoo and in Kainuu. It is also tested out in Lappeenranta starting the 1st of June 2017 until 31st of December. Kaikukortti will get you free tickets for many cultural venues, such as concerts, museums, dance performances and theatre.
Culture belongs to everybody even if they are financially hard pressed. The aim of Kaikukortti is to improve the opportunities of young people, adults and families to participate in cultural life and engage in arts.
What is Kaikukortti?
Kaikukortti is a card, with which you can obtain free admission tickets and get a place for free on courses at adult educational centres in th Kaikukortti networks. The card is personal and does not cost anything.
Who can get Kaikukortti?
You can get Kaikukortti if
- you use as a client services provided by Espoo-based, Kainuu-based or Lappeenranta-based social welfare and health communities that are part of the Kaikukortti networks.
- you are financially hard pressed and unable to attend cultural events or courses for that reason.
- you are over 16 years old.
If there are under 16-year-old children in your family you can get free tickets with Kaikukortti for them too if you will attend the same event together. The children cannot however attend the adult education centre courses with you using Kaikukortti.
Where Kaikukortti is in use?
Kaikukortti is currently in use in Espoo and in Kainuu. Kaikukortti is also tested out in Lappeenranta during 2017.
Further information about Kaikukortti in Kainuu (in Finnish).
There are more than 20 cultural operators in the Espoo Kaikukortti network, more than 20 cultural operators in the Kainuu Kaikukortti network and eight cultural operators in the Lappeenranta Kaikukortti network. The card applies to a large part of their cultural supply.
With Kaikukortti you can attend courses at one adult education center in Espoo, six adult education centres in Kainuu, and Lappeenranta Music Institute's music school (muskari in Finnish).
How to get a Kaikukortti?
Kaikukortti on the national level
The national Kaikukortti activities are coordinated by the Culture for All service with the support of the Ministry of Education and Culture. Learn more about the project behind Kaikukortti (in Finnish).
Culture for All Service
aura.linnapuomi (a) cultureforall.fi
tel: +358 40 931 0576
Culture for All Service
mira.haataja (a) cultureforall.fi
tel: +358 40 213 6339