Snow Kids

Lahti Ski Games offers many memorable experiences for children with their very own Snow Kidz world. At Snow Kidz World children can try out different winter sports and enjoy the snow with Hopsu the official mascot of Lahti Ski Games. Welcome to enjoy an eventful winter day at Salpausselkä.

All children’s activities will be open all day and included in the ticket price.
Specific times will be announced soon.

Karpalo Snow Kidz area

Kidz Snowfun Tour offers many inspiring and fun snow sport activities including cross-country skiing, ski jumping, snow games and much more. All winter activities are operated by students of the Pajulahti Sports Institute.

Coop Mini World Cup

New children’s activity Mini World Cup will take its place in Karpalo. In Mini World Cup children can race with their friends in a real-world cup atmosphere. The Mini World Cup aims to make the little ones look and feel like the big ones and create an unforgettable experience for the kids and promote the cross-country sport for the little ones.

Lahti Hall

In Lahti Hall you can find different indoor play areas and bouncy castles. Lahti Halli also provides warm food and shelter against the weather.

Ski Museum – Free entrance during the Lahti Ski Games

New basic exhibition “Sense of Skiing” tells the story of both skiing enthusiasts and professional athletes in Finland. The great media projection sheds light on the Lahti Ski Games and the Nordic World Ski Championships held in Lahti from the 1920’s to 2010’s.  The main exhibition sheds light to skiing from various different viewpoints. The long history of necessity skiing and the world of winter sports is covered widely. The Lahti Ski Games as well as the Lahti Ski World Championships are showcased extensively.
The photography exhibition “High-Flying Finns” illuminates the history of ski jumping from the 1920’s to the 1990’s.
The exhibition “Sweat, Sisu and Ski Heroes” revisits the golden era of Finnish skiing, from the 1950s until the 1970s.

Meet Hopsu! The official Lahti Ski Games mascot

The official Lahti Ski Games mascot Hopsu will play together with kids all around the event venue. Hopsu will also bring Tuisku and other mascot friends to Lahti Ski Games.

Other services for families

At the Lahti Ski Games, we try to ensure In Lahti Hall you can find childcare room, own chairs for children, microwave to warm up food and indoor toilets.