Carnival of Light 2023 has come to an end.

Carnival of Light 2023

Linnanmäki's traditional amusement season finale, the Carnival of Light, will be celebrated from Thu-Sun 12th–22th October. The Carnival of Light illuminates the entire Linnanmäki Amusement Park, bringing sparkle to the autumn evenings. During the event, amusement park rides shine in beautiful lighting, the park is filled with music, spectacular fire and light shows, and light figures throughout the park. Welcome to experience the amusement park in magnificent colours!


The Carnival of Lights will light up October evenings. The Carnival is open as follows:

  • Thu-Fri 12th–13th October 16 to 22
  • Sat-Sun 14th –22th October 13 to 22



All visitors must have an Entrance ticket or a Wristband + reservation. Free entry for children under the age of 3. Purchase Tickets and Wristbands for the Carnival of Light in Linnanmäki’s webstore.

You have three options to choose from:

Entrance ticket, 20€

  • Entrance to the Carnival of Light (With the Entrance ticket, you can enjoy the amusement park's fantastic lights and sparkling performances.)
  • Entrance ticket is reserved for a specific day, which you choose during the purchase.

Wristband + free Entrance Ticket, 47€

  • Entrance to the Carnival of Light and access to fun rides (in line with height restrictions)

Entrance Ticket for Wristband or Gift Card holders, 0€

  • Choose this option if you already have a Wristband or a Wristband Gift Card
  • When making the reservation, make sure to enter the last four numbers of the barcode into the additional information field
  • The Entrance ticket will be shown at the park entrance gates when presenting the Wristband/Wristband Gift Card.
  • All Wristbands purchased during the 2023 season are also valid for the Carnival of Light.

If you enter the amusement park area with an Entrance ticket (20€) and decide later to enjoy the rides too, you can easily purchase a wristband from our Ticket Sales point. In this case, the price of the wristband is reduced by the previously purchased admission ticket price of 20€.


You can find frequently asked questions about the Carnival of Light here. (Coming up)


  • Explore the Carnival of Light program here.
  • Every evening of the Carnival of Light, live concerts are enjoyed at Terrace Restaurant Keidas. Check out the performers and schedule here.
  • During the Carnival of Light, amusement rides are also open! Hurjakuru and Muksupuksu have taken their winter break.