International Restaurant Day in Kalajoki on Sunday 23rd of September 2018!

City of Kalajoki and Kalajoki Christian College together are organizing an international pop-up restaurant and international afternoon at Kalajoki Christian College at Kasarmintie 2, Kalajoki on Sunday 23rd of September at 11am-3pm.

Restaurant Day is a worldwide food carnival and a movement that allows anyone to set up a restaurant, café or a bar. Pop-up restaurants can be opened and local food carnivals can happen anytime and anywhere. Restaurant Day is the world’s largest food carnival.

International food from 9 countries

At Kalajoki pop-up international restaurant there will be participants from at least nine countries selling the food and cakes they have personally made themselves. Nationalities representing their food and culture are Finland, Germany, Eritrea, Afganistan, Hungary, Russia, South-Korea, Switzerland and Thailand. You need to pay the food with cash, so please be prepared to have cash with you. You can either enjoy the food at the restaurant or take it home with you.

Music and other program

Swiss Guido Honegger plays music by the theme ”Around the world”.  Kids can draw with outdoor chalks and there is possibility to enjoy horse ride in carriages at the yard. There is also some other nice program for the children inside.

Kalajoki is a very unique and international city and we have already now over 30 different nationalities living in Kalajoki and with this event we want to encourage people to meet and participate more.

You are warmly welcome!


More information:

Susanna Leiviskä
International Coordinator
City of Kalajoki
Tel 040 5897 995


Regina Németh
Kalajoki Christina College
Tel 050 3060 695