Nightwish - Decades World Tour 2018

LAHTI ENERGIA EVENT PARK

21.7.2018 Lahti FINLAND

In 1996 Tuomas Holopainen made a three-song demo that eventually lead to his first recording contract with his brand new band NIGHTWISH. Fast forward 20 years, over 2000 concerts and 8 million sold albums later, the band are the biggest female-fronted European metal band that will now celebrate their 20-year career with a 2CD compilation and with a nine-month World Tour with a special setlist full of surprises.
Nightwish will be performing a concert at Lahti Energia Event Park 21.7.2018.
Support at the concert are Finnish Timo Rautiainen & Trio Niskalaukaus and Beast In Black.


TICKETS

Tickets are available in Tiketti and Lippupiste:

Normal 79 €

VIP-Ticket SOLD OUT!
Kids ticket 25 €


VIP Ticket includes entrance to concert area, entrance to VIP-area, VIP-services like buffet and appetizer, and Nightwish-themed present.
Kids ticket is meant for kids age 3 to 10, who will come to concert with their parents.
Kids under 2 years old are free of charge.

SCHEDULE

16.00    Gates
18.00    Beast in Black          
19.30    Timo Rautiainen & Trio Niskalaukaus     
21.15    Nightwish               
about 23.15 The Concert ends
00.00    Area closes

CONCERT AREA

Concert is at Lahti Energia Event Park, Lahti. There will be alcohol areas, non-alcohol areas, VIP-area, cloackroom and first aid. The address of event park is Ritaniemenkatu 10, 15240 Lahti, Finland.


AGE LIMIT

There is no age limit at this concert. VIP-Tickets and alcohol area are K-18.

ACCESSIBILITY

Disabled or physically challenged customers can bring an assistant with a same ticket to help their visit at the concert area.
There will be wheelchair stand at the concert.

SECURITY

We are making this event as safe as possible. There is going to be lot of security stewards to take care of concert.
There might be some rush and lots of people so keep calm and while arriving to event, be prepared for security checks.

It’s forbitten to bring glass bottles, cans, umbrellas, any kind of weapons, long chains or any kind of items which can be used to harm yourself or other people or property to concert.

MEDIA

Akkreditation for media and music industry is now open. Fill your application here.

QUESTIONS ABOUT THE CONCERT?

Please take contact via email to tapahtumat@nelonenmedia.fi. Header Your mail with “Nightwish Lahti”.

ENTRANCE AND TICKET CHECK:
You can only enter the concert once with your ticket. Every ticket is going to be scanned with a reader. Entry to the area from Niemenkatu. REGULAR AND CHILDRENS TICKETS are scanned in the Check-in on Ritaniemenkatu before the security check. VIP-TICKETS are scanned in VIP Check-in, which is located on the Mukkula Manor parking lot. VIP-guests receive a VIP-pass, wristband, food coupon and a Nightwish gift from the VIP Check-in. 

CLOAKROOM AND LOST AND FOUND ITEMS:
There's going to be a cloakroom. The service payment for it is 3 euro per visit. We recommend to leave any big backbags, bags etc. to the cloakroom for the duration of the concert.
Any lost and found items during the concert are taken to the cloakroom. After the event they are delivered to the Etelä-Suomen Löytötavaratoimisto (www.eslt.fi), p. +358600 5500 93. Address Saimaankatu 54, 15140 Lahti.

SECURITY CHECK:
There's a security check for every person on the gates of the area. 
Prohibited items: glass bottles, cans and jars, umbrellas, weapons, blades, pocketknives, explosives, fireworks, torches, laser, long or thick chains, own alcoholic beverages, selfie-sticks, drones, systems cameras, video cameras, data input devices, computers, tablets or any objects or devices that could harm yours or anyone elses safety. Bikes, pets, furniture, camping chairs, flags and banners are also prohibited. Crowd surfing and open fire are forbidden in the area.

You can take with you one (1) sealed or empty, non-alcoholic, plastic bottle, sized max. 0,5 litres. Babyfood etc. are allowed for the children and the persons accompanying children.

PHOTOGRAPHING AND FILMING:
Systems cameras and videocameras are prohibited from the event park. Photography permits are given only to the press through the accreditation. With regular pocket cameras and cellphones, photos can be taken from the crowd. Filming the shows is completely forbidden.

NON-STOP BUSES
Concerts non-stop buses ride from 14.30 to 01.00. Bus route: Lahti Travel Centre - Market Place (touriststop on Marolankatu) - Event park (stop on Niemenkatu). One-way ticket costs 3,5 euros. Busticket can only be paid on the bus with cash or with a mobileticket via Matkaan -app. More info about the app: www.koivistonauto.fi/matkaan/

TRAINS AND BUSES TO LAHTI
You can easily come to Lahti by train. There's going to be a added Z-train from Lahti to Helsinki at 23.50. You can buy your train tickets from www.vr.fi or via Lähijunat -app. With Koiviston Autos Matkaan -app you can find bus tickets from Helsinki, Turku, Tampere, Jyväskylä or Oulu to Lahti.

PARKING:
There's a limited amount of parking spots. We recommend to primarily leave your car to the parking carages in the city center (Siltapuisto, Hansa, Toriparkki) and come to the event park on foot or non-stop bus. All the parking carages are located within a short walk from the busstop on Marolankatu. Lahti parking info:
Event parks parking spaces are located on Haapalankatu and Laatikkotehtaankatu.

FIRST-AID
There's a first-aid tent in the events park.

BEVERAGES AND SHOPPING
There's a dispensing area for alcoholic beverages. No underaged customers are allowed to enter this area. Please prepare to identify yourself! Outside the rated area there's food carts and earplug and merchandise sellers.

PAYMENT METHODS
Payment methods in the area are all general payment cards and cash.

DRINKING WATER
Water taps are located at the center of the concert area.

SMOKING
Smoking is forbidden especially front of the stage. Smoking is allowed in the marked smoking areas.