In Sompio’s living backwoods, something is happening every season.
Gold Panning Championships is the oldest event in Tankavaara Gold Village. It has been arranged every year since 1973 and the tradition still lives strong with new competitors participating every year. http://www.tankavaaragold.fi
Try the classic game of mölkky and win real gold in Tankavaara. https://www.tankavaara.fi/kultamolkky/
The XXVI Midsummer Goldpanning Competition will take place in Tankavaara. https://www.tankavaara.fi/tapahtumat/juhannuksen-kultakisat/
Next race: 29.3. – 31.3.2019 Sled dog race held every spring in Tankavaara. The race headquarters are in the Tankavaara Gold Village and the racing route passes by places that are historically significant in terms of gold. The winner is awarded genuine...