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Check out a cool party reportage

Alternative Party 2009 reportage by "zuulkuul" at YouTube. Thanks for sharing this! You can still add your pictures to our web 2.0 page.

Compo results at Pouet

Here are the results for all of the compos. Great amount of entries with a lot of variety this year. Congratulations to all the winners!

Thank you for great event

This years event is now over. Alternative Party wants to thank all the visitors, speakers, artists, sceners, exhibitors, sponsors, partners and ALL of you for a warm and lovely event we got.

Getting to party place

Entering the venue

Check out this map from Google Maps.

The main entrance (M2) is located at the inner yard of the Cable Factory. Open 24h/day during the party.
Address: Cable Factory, Tallberginkatu 1 C, Helsinki.

If arriving by car: please please drop off at Tammasaarenlaituri and use entrance M1.

Getting to the Cable Factory

For long distance travellers, please check the travel instructions

  • By foot: The Cable Factory is in walking distance from nearby hotels.
  • Metro: Ruoholahti metro station is about 800 m from the party place.
  • Tram: Tram 8 stops 400 m from the party place.
  • Bus: Busses 20 and 15 come near.
  • Own car: Cable factory is surrounded by a parking place which is free of charge after 19:00 on Friday and during weekends.
  • Taxi: Taxi from the Central Railway Station costs ca. 15 €.

How to find your way? Use Reittiopas (Helsinki area public transport journey planner) to plot your course inside Helsinki!

Parking around Cable Factory

When arriving by car, please drop off at Tallberginkatu and use the  tunnel  for brining your stuff to the party place (main entrance marked with ALT).

Green parking: free from Friday at 19 until Monday morning. Max 4h until Friday at 19.

Pink parking: disc parking - free always, but requires parking disc. Max 2h until Friday 20. Non-limited parking between Friday at 20 and Monday morning.

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