Ilokivi Venue is a legendary event venue in Jyväskylä

Ilokivi Venue hosts a wide range of cultural activities: live music shows, DJ clubs, stand up comedy, burlesque, theatre and films. 

The coat room during the events is 3,00 € per person. Earplugs are available from the bar if you ask nicely.

Ilokivi Venue

Ilokivi Venue is a cultural space located on the ground floor of the Student Union building Ilokivi. Film screenings, theater, concerts, clubs, stand-up, burlesque and other experiences take place on the Venue. The space can also be booked for a private event.

Ilokivi Venue a liquor licence. Ilokivi Venue is a part of Soihtu Business Unit of JYY.

A close-up of a movie poster in a picture frame on the wall
Photo: Samppa Erkkilä

Regular film screenings at Ilokivi

KAVI Film series – real classics for the real audience

National Audiovisual Institute KAVI’s Regional Film Series shows classic and cult films from all around the world, starting from the dawn of film until present day from all genres. All the films are shown on 35 mm film using a Cinemeccanica Victoria 5 film projector.

The KAVI screenings are at the Venue every other Monday at 6 p.m. Doors 5.30 p.m., tickets 6€ from the door. There is no pre-registration for the screenings.

The Jyväskylä Regional Series is produced in association with National Audiovisual Institute, The Student Union of Jyväskylä University JYY, and Film Center of Central Finland. 

Movie events & Marathons

The Student Union of University of Jyväskylä JYY and Ilokivi Venue organize a variety of movie appros and marathons, such as the yearly Horror appro event in October. More information can be found on the Events page.