Experienced music organizers bring you the best concerts
If you love to watch and experience an exceptional live concert with a large crowd, Nosturi is surely the best place to be. Nosturi is situated in Hietalahti district, and is a very popular place among the locals. The venue was established by the experienced music event organizer Helsinki’s Live Music Association (ELMU). More than 120 acts perform here every year, and the variety of music genres is impressive: from pop to hip-hop and from hard rock to black metal, there must be a performance that amazes you.
Opening hours: depends on the event
Telakkakatu 8, 00150 Helsinki, +358 9 681 1880
One of the best jazz bars in Europe
A big shout out to jazz lovers, Happy Jazz Club Storyville is surely a heaven for you. It is situated behind the Finnish Parliament House, which is a great location for many tourists. This jazz club is considered one of the best live jazz bars in Europe. Not only do they invite the best Finnish jazz musical talents to perform, they also invite international artists to bring their guests a fantastic atmosphere for a great evening. Local snacks are also available to keep you energized all night long.
Opening hours: Wed-Thu 7pm-3am; Fri-Sat 7pm-4am
Museokatu 8, 00100 Helsinki, +358 50 3632664
Live theatrical performances in a former production house
Situated right in the heart of Vallila District, Allotria is a place where you can enjoy quality food and exceptional live music performances. The restaurant was once a film production house; it was built in the 1950s and the interior has remained the same. The nostalgic and vintage interior is a perfect complement to the elegant music. The restaurant is directly linked to the Music Theatre Kapsäkki, which offers high quality international live performances. You should check out the performance schedule before you visit this fabulous restaurant.
Opening hours: Mon 11am-3pm; Tue 11am-10pm; Wed-Thu 11am-11pm; Fri 11am-12am; Sat 5pm-12am
Hämeentie 68, 00550 Helsinki, Finland, +358 50 579 1400
A variety of performances ready to impress you
Situated in an old movie theatre, the Apollo Live Club is a fascinating place for you to spend an evening in. The club started its operation in 2007, and its atmosphere has been applauded by many guests. This venue offers a great variety of entertainment for you, ranging from theatre arts to dance pop, so there must be a performance that impresses you. Scandinavian pop music is also performed for those who are interested in experiencing the local music scene. There is also an area for karaoke in the basement, where you can perform your favourite tunes.
Opening hours: Fri-Sat 10pm-4am