Varusteleka's 20th Anniversary Party, AUG 26, 2023
Save the date: On Saturday, August 26 we will host our Varusteleka 20th Anniversary Party!
The celebrations will be held at our HQ in Konala, Helsinki – there will be food, drinks, surprise acts of entertainment, and military-oriented market hijinks. We will keep updating the info on this page, so stay tuned and get your party outfit ready.
- Saturday August 26, from 10 AM until 10 PM
- Varusteleka, Hankasuontie 11 A, Helsinki Finland
- The first 500 party guests get a pea soup portion for free
- Enter a Raffle to win a Complete Outfit
- Free admission
How to get here
Our normal parking spaces are not in use during the event, so please arrive using public transport. See the HSL Journey Planner for route suggestions.
Limited edition birthday products and special offers
On the day of the party, we will release some limited edition products. See what they are!
If you can’t make it to our anniversary party, too bad – but you are not forgotten, as we will put out all sorts of special anniversary offers during the summer, so everybody can join the anniversary celebrations. Check out all the anniversary offers and learn about the history of Varusteleka while you're at it.
Schedule and map
This information is updated as we go - come back to check out the latest updates! Click here for the event map.
|10:00||Info desk, walk-in store and Bar Sotima opens, food vendors start selling goodies and our partners begind showcasing their activities||Varusteleka|
|11:00||We start accepting Leirikyrpäs until 12:00||Info desk|
|12:00||Outside drinking area and tattoo container opens||Drinking area|
|12:15||CEO Jari's speech||Loading dock|
|12:30||Event patch handout||Loading dock|
|12:45||The owner Valtteri's speech||Loading dock|
|13:00||Meet & Greet: Forgotten Weapons, The Firearm Blog's Luke, Paigeosity||Parking hall|
|14:00||Fashion show||Loading dock|
|14:30||Varusteleka's own brands Meet & Greet||Loading dock|
|15:00||Ali Leiniö: Hammock Camping||Parking hall|
|16:00||Meet & Greet: Bloke on the Range, Print Shoot Repeat, Firepower United, Kit Badger||Parking hall|
|16:30||Leirikyrpä voting ends||Info desk|
|16:45||Joining in for the motorcycle raffle ends||Info desk|
|17:00||Motorcycle raffle||Loading dock|
|17:15||Savotta's competition participation closes||Loading dock|
|17:30||Savotta & Brown Gold raffle||Loading dock|
|18:00||Leirikyrpä contest winner announcement||Loading dock|
|18:00||Info desk closes||Info desk|
|18:30||An event patch handout and Ask Me Anything featuring Forgotten Weapons, The Firearm Blog's Luke, Paigeosity, Bloke on the Range, Print Shoot Repeat, Firepower United and Kit Badger||Loading dock|
|19:15||DJ starts to play music. Music will be played until 21:30.||Loading dock|
|20:00||Walk-in store closes||Walk-in store|
|20:30||Last call for sauna and hot tubs||Drinking area|
|21:00||Sauna and hot tubs are closed||Drinking area|
|21:30||Last call for drinking area||Varusteleka|
|22:00||The events ends||Varusteleka|
Competitions & Raffles
Some well-known gun tubers will be attending the party. They will be on stage for a Q&A session. In addition, you´ll get a chance to meet & greet some of them during the day. More info on these later.
Partners showcasing their activities
Food and Drinks
Tärkeintähän hyvissä juhlissa on, että ruoka- sekä juomahuolto on kohdillaan.
While you wait
To get in the mood, browse through some photos from our past shenanigans: