Åland Post Stamps is pleased to announce that this year’s great stamp event takes place in the Badhusparken in Mariehamn on 7 June. Swedish Eurovision song legend Lasse Holm will be present to sign his summery My Åland stamp. Together with Finnish Postcrossing Friends, the issue of a stamp focusing on Postcrossing, the international postcard movement, will also be celebrated on this day.
All stamp lovers are welcome at the Pavilion in Badhusparken, Mariehamn, on 7 June from 2 to 4 pm. Popular song veteran Lasse Holm and stamp artist Cecilia Mattsson will be present to sign their stamps, My Åland and Postcrossing. Both stamps and first day products may be bought at the event, and Åland Post will have several special offers. Be certain to also have your letters and cards cancelled with any of the three available postal cancels that will be applied only on this day of issue.
The popular Åland band Soundway will be entertaining throughout the event playing music from Lasse Holm’s considerable musical treasure. For as long as supplies last, Åland Post Stamps will be serving genuine Åland ice cream, and Finnish Postcrossing Friends will be serving coffee and providing information about their activities.