This year, Gyostage will take place in Kuopio-Halli, adr. Opistotie 4, 70200 Kuopio. Is is the prime location for expos, sport events and concerts in Kuopio, and covers an area about the size of a football field. This allows for the event to grow to about 800 computer seats and a large expo area.
The venue is located between highway 5 and the centre of Kuopio.
There's a guide for arrival here.
There are showers available at the venue. If you want to excercise during the event, there's a field next to the venue, and a short walk away are the vast opportunities of the Puijo nature reserve and sports area. The gyms at Kuopio-Halli will not be in use during the event.
Sleeping at the event will take place in a reserved area within the venue. We recommend bringing your own mattress and sleeping gear, and possibly earplugs. Read more from our First time visitor guide.
The venue area includes dining opportunities and a home appliance point where you can find a microwave oven etc., for warming your own food.
There will be food stalls available at the venue. About 400 m away there's a Hesburger, and more opportunities can be found in the city centre. The nearest store is about 800 meters away.
The map will be updated as the event date gets closer. Click for bigger image.