Independence Day Reception at the Presidential Palace

Finland’s Independence Day was celebrated with a reception hosted by President of the Republic of Finland Sauli Niinistö and Mrs Jenni Haukio at the Presidential Palace on 6 December 2022. The theme of the reception was Finland as a nation that trusts in itself.

Frequently asked questions about the Independence Day reception

Who is invited to the Independence Day reception? Who can be taken as a ‘plus-one’? What is the dress code for the reception? What about medals and decorations? Here are some answers to the most frequently asked questions about the reception.