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January 27

The Heikinpäivä mid-winter celebration concludes with festivities in downtown Hancock. 

 • 10 am-3 pm – Tori markets at the Finnish American Heritage Center and the United Methodist Church.
 • 11 am – Parade on Quincy Street, with prizes for top entries.

After parade, join the Spiral Bear Dance, kick sled races (for kids) and wife carrying contest (for adults) on Quincy Green. 

 • 1 pm – Polar Plunge – Quincy Green – $5 charge.
 • 2:30-4 pm – Animal Life: Art from the Kalevala opening reception at the Copper Country Community Arts Center.
 • 7-10 pm – Iltamat (dance and light buffet) – $15 per person at the Finnish American Heritage Center, with music by the Back Room Boys. 


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Finnish American Heritage Center
435 Quincy St
Hancock, MI United States
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