Design Mix & Mingle Party

The main seminar day of Lahti Design Week 2017 will culminate in the grand finale of a Design Mix & Mingle party between design professionals, developers and supporters of the industry. Held at the Malski Areena, the evening will be a relaxed affair, full of opportunities to mingle with different actors in the industry.

Design Mix & Mingle Party

Wednesday 1 March 2017 at 6-11pm  |  Malski-Areena  |  Päijänteenkatu 9, Lahti


18.00     Registration: Food, dessert & drink buffet tickets for pre-registered participants (some extra tickets on sale at the door for 40€)

18.15      Welcoming words & practical information

18.30      Presentation of  the venue: Malski & Lahti Design Center. Music & mingleing.

19.00      Food, drink & ice cream buffets will be opened at Lahti Design Center.

22.30      Attention for the participants heading back to Helsinki by train: The last train leaves Lahti for Helsinki at 11.20pm!

23.00      The party ends.


Tickets 40 €. The price includes entrance, programme, food and dessert (please see the menu under). Tickets must be bought in advance when registrating.  Maximum of 20 tickets will be sold at the door at 6-7pm.

The opening toast drink, one beverage with the food as well as all the non-alcoholic beverages are offered to the guests by the host of the evening, LADEC.

Drink tickets are sold by Bus Burger Oy for 5 € at the event (please see the list under).

The prices include VAT.


”Lihamuki” (Meat Mug)  – Of course – as we are in Lahti!

  • Ginger-marinated pulled pork or pulled oats in a cup
  • Oriental coleslaw
  • Sriracha mayo & red onion pickles
  • Self-baked Naan bread


  • Homemade gelato, ”designed in Lahti”. Choose your own favourite flavour!
  • Coffee or tea


Drink tickets are sold by the catering company Bus Burger Oy for 5 € at the event. For one 5 € drink ticket you can choose between:

  • a bottle of beer or cider brewed by Teerenpeli
  • a bottle of Gin Long Drink by Hartwall
  • a glass of red, white or sparkling wine

Non-alcoholic sodas and water are available for everybody free – “boosted by LADEC”!


In case you would like to join the party, too, but missed the deadline for registration: No worry! 20 tickets are available at the door for 40 € / piece. Make sure you are amongst the first ones at the Malski door at 6pm!  No tickets will be sold after 7pm.


Getting here – Visit Lahti

By train: Timetables and tickets – VR

By bus: Timetables and tickets – Matkahuolto

The last bus leaves Lahti for Helsinki from  Travel Center at 10.40pm and the last train at 11.21pm. The first bus leaves Lahti for Helsinki from the Travel Center at 3.10am.


All the hotels in Lahti and neighbouring areas are unfortunately fully booked, as the city is crowded with the visitors of Lahti2017 FIS Nordic World Ski Championships. But no worry – there might still be some places to overnight, hostels, B&B’s or private homes to be booked!

Search for accomodation: Visit Lahti  or  Airbnb

Accomodation inquires by email: sales@lahtiregion.fi

Do not hesitate to contact your friends and colleagues living in Lahti or its neighbouring areas!


Päivi Tirkkola
LDW17 Marketing Coordinator
Lahti Region Development LADEC Ltd
designlahti@ladec.fi | Tel. +358 400 232 224

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