Assembly celebrates this year its 25th birthday. Iconic computer festival was held in 1992 first time and has been since important part of Finnish festival scene. So let's party this summer the long journey of Assembly: Assembly Summer 2017, Messukeskus Helsinki, 3-6 August 2017 (Thu-Sun).


Ticket sale schedule

  • General ticket sale starts Fri 7 April 2017 19:00 (Finnish time)
  • Big groups can
    • buy tickets starting Mon 3 April 2017 19:00 (Finnish time)
    • reserve places starting Thu 6 April 2017 19:00 (Finnish time)

Some computer places aren't available for buying at the moment. We will make more computer places available when there is no more free places.

Ticket types and prices Summer 2017

Entry tickets

Only whole party ticket can be bought from ticket store in advance. Other options are sold only in party place.

  Thu Fri Sat Sun
4 days

Whole party ticket Thu-Sun

40 e (38 e*)

3 days  

Fri-Sun ticket ¹

30 e

2 days    

Sat-Sun ticket ²

20 e

1 day

Thursday ticket ³ 

15 e

Friday ticket ³

15 e


* Price before 10.6.2017
¹ Sold only on event place after 9:00 on Friday
² Sold only on event place after 9:00 on Saturday
³ Sold only on event place after 9:00 same day, valid only for 9:00 - 23:00 that day

Computer places 

Computer ticket includes entry ticket.

Computer ticket type Price (€) Price before 10.6.2017 (€) Price for big group (€) Price for big group before 10.6.2017 (€) Notes
Normal computer ticket 85 80 80.75 76  
Premium computer ticket 110 105 104.50 99.75 Benefits listed below
Premium 22 computer ticket 115 110 109.25 104.50 Meant for 22 yo and older. Benefits listed below
VIP lounge access 20 20 20 20 Have to be bought same time as computer ticket.

Computer ticket vs. entry ticket

Entry ticket Computer ticket
  • entrance to the party place 24h/day during the party
  • entrance to the party place 24h/day during the party
  • a dedicated computer place reserved for you for the whole party

If you are coming to the party with a desktop PC and you plan to play a lot of games, create demos, or otherwise just sit down at your computer and do cool stuff, you should buy a Computer ticket.

If, however, you are coming to the party with no computer or just a laptop, and you plan on mostly hanging around and watching compos and meeting people, you should buy an Entry ticket.

With entry ticket you have also following benefits:

  • sleeping area
  • restricted WLAN 
  • right to participate in competitions

Regular vs. Premium vs. Premium 22 computer tickets

  Regular Premium Premium 22
Entry Yes Yes Yes
Width of place 80 cm 100 cm 100 cm
Can bring own chair Yes Yes Yes
Floor mat No No Yes
Internet Connection 100 Mbit/s 1 Gbit/s 1 Gbit/s

Premium 22 are meant for people 22 years old or older. Premium 22 places also have softer chair for default than other computer places.

Themed computer places

CS:GO or Minecraft? Some computer place areas are themed by different games. You don't have to play that game but it could be nice way to find people to play with or even make some new friends! 

VIP Lounge

Anybody with computer ticket can buy access to Assembly VIP lounge. You get free coffee, tea and juice during the event and can relax on lounge sofas. There will also be limited amount of small snacks.

Price for VIP lounge is 20 euros.

Large groups

Computer and entry tickets are sold prior to the public ticket sales to groups that buy at least 15 computer tickets in advance at one time. The largest group has the right to choose places first and then we'll proceed in descending order.

Large groups get 5% discount per order. Discount applies only to computer tickets.


There is no age limit but we don't recommend that children younger than 12 years come alone without friend or parent. Children younger than 12 years can entry free with parent who has ticket. The age will be checked at the door.


Scene LoungeDemoscene visitors will get tickets with discounted price. Their votes will also weight more, precisely 4 times. 

You need to apply for the demoscene status: Register and fill application 


  • Computer ticket 65 euros
  • Entry ticket 25 euros

Foreign visitors

We are delighted to have over 20 nationalities present at ASSEMBLY every year. People from all over the world come to ASSEMBLY and we have had visitors from countries like Japan, Brazil, Australia, South Africa, United States and many many more.

The only difference to buying tickets, when you live outside of Finland, is that you'll pay for your tickets when you arrive at the party.

Simply order your tickets thru, print your order confirmation and visit the ticket sales booth when you arrive to pick up your tickets.

Visa invitations

If you require a visa invitation to visit Finland, please contact us and request one. You need to provide the following information for every person invited in your email:

  • your full name
  • your birth date
  • your nationality
  • your home address
  • your passport number

Please allow 4-5 days for us to deliver the invitation - so send it in time!