Summer memo 2024

Two people are sitting on deck chairs in Ranta-Tampella Park.

The summer season brings changes to the opening hours of services and public transport timetables. You can find the opening times for summer via the links on this page on the services' own websites.

This page also contains tips on how to spend your summer days. And what events are on offer for summer? Check the events calendar!

Social and health services

Social and health services are provided by the wellbeing services county of Pirkanmaa.

See the opening hours of the social and health services on the website of the wellbeing services county of Pirkanmaa.

Public transport

The summer season starts on Monday, June 3, 2024 and will remain under the summer break until 4 August 2024.

In the summer, you should also try city bikes. See Nysse's website for more information.

Error reports and contact information

Tampere Water: Water distribution and sewage system.

Tampereen Energia: Distribution of electricity, district heating and natural gas.


Check the opening hours and events of all Tampere libraries on their websites.


Tammelantori night market: Stalls are allowed to stay open until 10 pm. On Wednesdays at 6 pm there is a guided exercise class and a free flea market from 4 pm. Tammelantori market is open:

  • Mon-Sat 6 a.m. – 10 p.m.
  • Flea market We 4 pm - 10 pm.

Laukontori is open:

  • Mon-Fri at 6 a.m. – 8 p.m.
  • Sat at 6 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Hervanta market is open:

  • Tue and Fri at 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Culture and museums

You will find more information about exhibitions, opening hours and cafés and restaurants on the museums' and other venues' websites. 

Outdoor activities and nature

Park meals

The city of Tampere's popular park meal will continue in the summer 2024. This year, the park meal events will take place from 3.6.–18.7.2024 in Hervanta, Kaukajärvi, Lielahti, Peltolammi, Tesoma and Nekala. 

Swimming pools, outdoor swimming pool and beaches

Tip! The outdoor pool is open daily, also during the Midsummer period.

Sports and exercise

The City of Tampere Sports Services organise summer exercise activities open to all. Find out more about the wide range of summer sports and exercise opportunities.

Rug washing sites

Check out the rug washing sites in Tampere and how to find the best way to wash your rugs.

Other ideas for summer

See also

This page contains information and links from a visitor's point of view.

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Updated 4.7.2024