July 22-25, 1999
Welcome to Seattles FinnFest USA 99 homepage!
This page is your source for information about FinnFest
USA 99, the active Finnish
community of the Pacific Northwest, and of Finland.
Bookmark this site so that you can easily check back for frequent
updates on FinnFest USA '99 as it unfolds. In addition,
browse around and you'll discover a very
comprehensive site with the latest information on
FinnFest USA '99 and a variety of topics about Finland and Seattle
-- from the worlds longest word
to the best place to find a
Join us for a celebration of "Finnishness" in the prime
of Seattles summer as Finns from around the world
gather in Seattle for FinnFest USA 99. Sunny warm
days are just about as certain as is rain in mid-winter.
The flowers are in bloom, and "the Mountain is
out" as we say. The beautiful University
of Washington campus, with Mt. Rainier
as a majestic back drop, will provide the surroundings
for a memorable FinnFest that will be talked about for
years to come.
FinnFest USA 99 will truly have something for
everyone. From young children to adults and seniors, we have
activities for you! But in addition to all of that, there are plenty of things to see and do around Seattle and the greater Puget Sound region while you are here.
So, plan to stay awhile!
We are pleased to announce that the official program
schedule has recently had its public debut. It will, however remain subject to
change as we continue to add exciting events and activities. So keep checking back for the latest updates!
And be sure to add this site to your favorites for easy
and quick access because it is here to stay! After
FinnFest, this site will serve as the Northwest
Finns community web site. Stay tuned.
This site is supported soley by our sponsors. Check them out and
thank them for their support!