Every Tattoo Club gig is a unique show built just for this festival, and you cannot experience it anywhere else. The Tattoo Club has no warm-ups, but every club night starts at full blast at 22.00 in the marquee at the Market Place of Hamina, staying open until the wee hours. The Tattoo Club is the centre of nightlife of the Hamina Tattoo festival and a meeting and jamming place for musicians.
The Tattoo Club is the venue for top-ranking artists and best shows from Tuesday to Saturday. During the day when there are no concerts, the Tattoo Club serves as a food and beer restaurant with no admission fee. In the evening, the doors open at 20.00.
In the evenings age limit 18 years.
Preliminary 2022 programme. The possibility of changes reserved.
TUE 12th of JULY
DISCO ON THUESDAY EVENING 22.00
The Tuesday evening disco for adults of all ages launches the five-day party. Jennie
Storbacka, the vocal coach of Voice of Finland and the vocalist of the Presidential
Independence Day reception in 2018, will be the soloist of the Navy Band. The club host
Mikael already booked Loveboat for himself. Our invited guests comprise the international
Tattoo bands, to whom we all say “Welcome”!
WED 13th of July
RIKU NIEMI ORCHESTRA 22.00
The entertainment conductor Riku Niemi constructed his own show for his big orchestra
and Hamina Tattoo, where the most beloved entertainment music is joined with acrobatic
drum salutes, speed and dangerous situations. Just one show on Earth. Also including the
Sea Lion drum group.
THU 14th of JULY
JUKKA POIKA & BAND 22.00
New Orleans arrives in Hamina when world-famous trumpet player Gregg Stafford (USA) leads the N.O.L.A Brass Band in its Thursday night opening set at the Tattoo Club.
Jukka Poika is a man who creates delight, polishes the edges off of the Finnish language, and does not take a tropical flower out into the cold. This grand vizer of reggae comes to Hamina Tattoo with his orchestra and hit parade. The tickets are out now!
As a specialty late Thursday night, men from the Royal Scottish Regiment play music in a tent with bagpipes.
FRI 15th of JULY
TANGO – FRIDAY NIGHT DANCES 22.00
Friday night will be opened by Grand Dance Artist and Chief Judge Jorma Uotinen with his esteemed musicians. Jorma has promised to sing and be our dance guide all evening.
The 32-year reserve of the Finnish Defense Forces also includes a number of singers who have won Finland’s annual tango competitions. They come to Hamina to dance with the Tattoo audience all night. In addition to Tango Queen Maria Tyyster, Tango kings Teemu Roivainen and Pekka Mikkola and the ideal son of the press, Mikael Konttinen, will also perform in Hamina. The orchestra is a large entertainment ensemble with strings by the Finnish Defense Forces. The chairs are moved out of the way, the dance floor is built and the dance floor is emptied. The orchestra is conducted by Senior Lieutenant Tommi Suutarinen.
Timo Brass Band will take the stage late Saturday night. This energetic line-up, which has attracted even international interest, attracts the audience with an irresistibly hot ride. If you want something trendy and fresh, this set is for you!
SAT 16th of JULY
CLOSING PARTY OF THE FESTIVAL 22.00
Quarantine Big Band, as a soloist Antti Koivula feat Heini Ikonen
Quarantine Big Band Helsinki with Antti Koivula as the soloist, featuring Heini Ikonen.
Trust the festival and you will remember this evening for the rest of your life. Quarantine
Big Band Helsinki was put together of the super musicians of the corona age to a joint
celebration behind the screens, but now they are LIVE IN HAMINA, with Antti Koivula as
the soloist. Before the rooster crows, the Show Band of the Conscript Band of the Finnish
Defence Forces finalises the entire festival with its midnight show. Quarantine Big Band
performs with the support of the Finnish Jazz Federation.
Quarantine Big Band Helsinki: