Wappu Schedule 2017

Monday 10.4.

Entrepreneuship week

10:00: what’s going on in the field of student entrepreneurship?

11:00: Launch of #MyLUT Big Idea Challenge: Joonas Mikkilä, Hicham

11:15: Elevator Pitch, Juries: Antti Viitanen, Ukko Kumpulainen, Joonas Mikkilä, Elena

13:00: Networking & Music

12:00 Opening of Wappu @ Student Union house

13:00 Wappu's opening party by PoWi @ Union

Have you ever wondered what happens in the night clubs during the day? Now you have a change to witness it! The start of Wappu by PoWi and Union, with the release of the one and only wappu magazine Hässi! On Monday 10th of April it’s time to start the longest wappu in Finland and what would be a better way to do it, than a party during the day! PoWi and Union bring you the ultimate experience with Union’s new Freaky Circus party concept. The party will have two DJ’s and of course every circus needs ringmaster!

What: Start of Wappu by PoWi and Union
Where: Union Lappeenranta
When: In the middle of the day! 10.4 from 13.00-18.00
DC: Overalls + Freaky Circus
Tickets: 3 € in advance or 10e HÄSSI-package including the ticket and Hässi. 5 € from the door.

Tuesday 11.4.

Entrepreneuship week

9:00: Startup & Support Crawls (All Day)

10:00: Announcement of Finalists (Lutes)

17:00 Sauna (Network)

Ruut ja Cluster's video game event @ Student union basement

The toughest nerds in Skinnarila unite their powers in Wappu to host a free videogame-event for all gaming enthusiasts.

17:00 Willimiehen Wipellys - (Pub crawl) ticketsale @Cafe G Bar and @Saimia lobby

The tickets will be sold on Tuesday 11th of April at 17.00 in G-Bar and the lobby of Saimia. Ticket costs 5 € (CASH ONLY) and includes the ticket to the afterparty. There is a limit of 4 tickets/buyer and you should be in time because the tickets will be sold out in few minutes!

18:00 Skinnarila orienteering championship

Parru ry will organize Skinnarila’s championship orienteering. This competition is open to everyone and does not require previous experience in orienteering. There are three different series: women racing, men racing and relaxed serie for everyone. Departures are sliding between 18 – 19 o’clock and starting place will be announced later on Facebook. Entryfee is 5e.

19:00 ActI presents: FAMILY IN MY <3 4EVER @ Student union house auditorium

Family in my <3 4ever is a drama comedy consisting of scenes of everyday family life. The play is about children growing up into the adulthood and their parents realising the limits of life, that they are not capable of everything. It is a story about memories and longing, about loving your family.

The play is written and directed by Saara Hakkarainen and presented by our own student theatre group of the campus. It is performed in Finnish, but the language follows scenes of everyday life. Thus it may serve as a listening comprehension exercise for students with some skills in Finnish.

WHEN: Two shows during Wappu, on Tuesday 11.4. 19.00 o’clock and on Tuesday 18.4. 19.00 o’clock
WHERE: Auditorium, the student union house
PRICE: student 5 e / others 10 e, with a group of 10 people 4 e / 8 e ticket
FB: https://fi-fi.facebook.com/events/2070938156466141/

Wednesday 12.4.

Entrepreneuship week

10:00 Final pitches of the competition

12:00 President’s speech, Juha-Matti Saksa Announcement of the winning team of the competition, Jami Holtari, The Regional Organisation of Enterprises in Southern Karelia

Freshmen missions @ City centre and Skinnarila

22:00 Freshmen missions afterparty

Who doesn’t want to keep the Freshman Missions going until morning? That’s why Sätky and Union Lappeenranta arrange an epic afterparty for the event! More information: https://www.facebook.com/events/237660523307515/

Thursday 13.4.

ESN International Dinner

The popular international dinner – wappu edition! Present your national dishes and taste food from different cultures. The theme will be ”festivities and celebrations!” At least the Finns people will present some typical vappu delicacies – how about preparing something typical festival food from your home country?

WHAT? ESN Lappeenranta International Dinner
WHEN? Thursday 13.4. at 16.00
WHERE? Schwäbisch Hall park / In case of bad weather Kellari (Student Union Basement)
PRICE? No entrance fee, just bring something that you prepared
MORE INFO AND SIGN UP: https://www.facebook.com/events/778533178969101

LUTES BBQ

Monday 17.4

07:00 Marathon monday

12:00 SM-kyykkä @ Kourula

Tuesday 18.4.

12:00 Painting logos @ Punkkerimäki

It’s time for guilds and clubs to give a fresh layer of paint for their logos

Under the table sitsi @ Cafe Bar G

Do you feel bad when you want to have a sitz party under the table, but toastmasters tell you to sit normally like a grown-up? We feel you! So, now you have a the permission to sit under the table! Come to have a sitz party with us to our own Skinnarila livig room, Cafe Bar G! And yeah, if you don’t want to be under the table the whole time, you don’t have to.

19:00 ActI presents: FAMILY IN MY <3 4EVER @ Student union house auditorium

Family in my <3 4ever is a drama comedy consisting of scenes of everyday family life. The play is about children growing up into the adulthood and their parents realising the limits of life, that they are not capable of everything. It is a story about memories and longing, about loving your family.

The play is written and directed by Saara Hakkarainen and presented by our own student theatre group of the campus. It is performed in Finnish, but the language follows scenes of everyday life. Thus it may serve as a listening comprehension exercise for students with some skills in Finnish.

WHEN: Two shows during Wappu, on Tuesday 11.4. 19.00 o’clock and on Tuesday 18.4. 19.00 o’clock
WHERE: Auditorium, the student union house
PRICE: student 5 e / others 10 e, with a group of 10 people 4 e / 8 e ticket
FB: https://fi-fi.facebook.com/events/2070938156466141/

Wednesday 19.4

12:00 Flag of Finland made of overalls #Suomi100

Do you own blue or white overalls? Come to contribute to making of enormous flag of finland to the Student union house.

17:00 Willimiehen Wipellys @ City centre

Wipellys is here again and it’s bigger than ever before!
Take your friends with you and feel the amazing atmosphere of Willimiehen Wipellys! The goal is to enjoy cheap beverages and good company in Lappeenranta city centre bars and visit as many bars as possible. (Bars listed above)

The categories are Rento(Relax), Kilpa(Race) and Doping:
Rento: girls 8 drinks, boys 12 drinks
Kilpa: girls 13 drinks, boys 17 drinks
Doping: girls 18 drinks, boys 24 drinks

The event takes place on 19th of April from 5pm till 9.30pm.
Wipellys afterparty is at Union nightclub from 9pm till 4am. Till 12am entry only with Wipellysticket. After that everybody can come on 7€.
You can get your overall patch from the bar, starting at 9.30pm. Buses back to Skinnarila at 2.30am, 3.00am, 3.30am and 4am.

The tickets will be sold on Tuesday 11th of April at 5.00 pm in G-Bar and the lobby of Saimia. Ticket costs 5 € (CASH ONLY) and includes the ticket to the afterparty. There is a limit of 4 tickets/buyer and you should be in time because the tickets will be SOLD OUT in few minutes!!!
Link to the event: https://www.facebook.com/events/881028362000670/

Link to the afterparty: https://www.facebook.com/events/250735498718888/
See you all in Wipellys!

Thursday 20.4.

18:00 ESN meets freshmen @ LUT sauna

You brave international student! We are organizing an event to inform the freshmen about the wonderful possibilities of ESN and going abroad. If you want to either describe your study abroad experiences, or if you have some contacts to a local ESN section of your home campus and can tell something about their events and services, we could use your help! Also, if you are staying in Finland more than just one semester, you can come find out more about ESN Lappeenranta and what we do!

WHAT: ESN meets the freshmen of the campus
WHERE: University beach sauna
WHEN: 20.4. at 18-22
TO WHOM: Freshmen + active exchange/international students who want to share their experiences
MORE INFO: https://www.facebook.com/events/1871251876493250/

22:00 ESN Campfire Evening

The vappu traditions include enjoying the campfires of Skinnarila. Let’s gather together and spend an evening at Schwäbisch Hall Park (under the LUT windmill) on Thursday 20th of April at 10 p.m. Take your drinks and food and join us. We’ll also have some sausages for you to grill!

WHAT: Campfire evening!
WHEN: 20th of April at 22 o’clock
WHERE: Schwäbisch Hall Park (under the LUT windmill)

Friday 21.4.

FinnHits

Saturday 22.4.

15:00 Wappusitsit

Armatuuri throws the annual outdoors sits-party in the parking lot behind Saimia on Saturday the 22nd of April! The event is themed avec, so you can bring anyone you wish to the party; whether it’s your sister, mother or neighbor’s goldfish, everyone is welcome!

Sunday 23.4.

10:00 KRuisinKi @ Skinnarilan mutkamäki

Want to experience motorsport in Skinnarila? No worries, Koneenrakennuskilta has answer in form of downhill racing competition KRuisinKi. This alcohol-free event for families offers opportunity to test your skills in workshop and behind the wheel. There is two categories in race: korjaussarja where you race with selfmade car and open series where you race with our cars. Of course winners of each series shall be awarded with glory they deserve. Between runs you can maintain your focus with refreshments from our kiosk. Be there for genuine racing thrills and enjoy the festival of cars and motoring!

Black Wappu by Pikametallimiehet

Pikametallimiehet is arranging the Wappu’s darkest live metal music event at Student Union Basement on Sunday 23.4.2017. Doors will open after 20:00

The bands:
Riddle Me This https://www.facebook.com/riddlemethisband/?fref=ts
Locust Year https://www.facebook.com/locustyear/?fref=ts
Sami Aalto & Trio Saunan Taakse

The event is 3€ for PMM-members and 5€ for non-members. It’s possible to join the club at the place.

More information about us, the joining, upcoming events and merch stuff: http://www.pikametallimiehet.org/

Earplugs are recommented.

When: Sunday 23.4.2017 at 20:00-
Where: Basement
What: Live Metal Music
How much: 3€ for PMM members, others 5€

Monday 24.4.

Logo painting reserve day

LTKY:n street floorball tournament

Tuesday 25.4.

NHL tournament by Parru @ Student union basement

The time has come to solve who are the toughest EA NHL-players in Skinnarila! More information will be announced later on Facebook.

Wednesday 26.4.

Singingtriathlon/Crocodile Gena's birthday, Singing exam @ student union basement

Thursday 27.4.

Lateres Paintball

17:00 Jäynägala

Friday 28.4.

Logo painting reserve day

Toga party

Saturday 29.4.

16:00 Spring consert by Teekkarilaulajat @ Viipuri hall

18:00 Sauna night Uni parking lot

Saunayö open air music festival will be held on the 29th of April at the main parking area of LUT. The festival is open for everyone and it is free!

Sunday 30.4.

12:00 Capping @ City centre

Traditional Capping at city centre. After capping the freshmen will have the Freshman baptism.

12:30 Freshman baptism @ Harbour

Freshmen will be baptized in Saimaa.

15:00 - 17:00 Distribution of Teekkari caps @ Student Union house

Wappu eve party @ Student Union house

Do you still have power to celebrate Wappu? Are you ready to see the famous Finnish rap star in lappeen Ranta? The Wappu eve party is here bringing you Brädi 30th April! After our freshmen are baptized in Saimaa, Brädi is the one who brings the summer to Skinnarila!

Let’s celebrate our new teekkaricaps, and grieve dead freshmen.

WHAT: WAPPU EVE PARTY!
WHERE: STUDENT UNION HOUSE
WHEN: 22:00-3:00
PRICE: 9 €
TICKETS SOLD: 24.-26.4. klo 11-13

https://www.facebook.com/events/288557191581736/

Monday 1.5.

12:00 Wappu picnic @ Fortress

Tuesday 2.5.

12:00 Cleanup of Skinnarila