Garde-Party is a non-profit association of online gaming and amateur radio located in Kajaani, Kainuu. Garde-Party was founded in 2002. We have approximately 80 members in the association. The purpose of Garde-Party is to provide technology based activities for the youth and young adults. Trough the year Garde-Party organizes LAN -parties, gaming nights, different kind of educational courses etc. On weekly bases Garde-Party organizes Radio club on Tuesdays.
The main event is annually organized GetOnline LAN Party. The event brings together almost 300 online gamers and game enthusiast. Most of the visitors are from the age group of 13-21 year old but the event attracts also adults. GetOnline is the biggest gaming event in Kainuu region and one of the biggest in Northern Finland. GetOnline is all about having fun and hanging out! There will also be organized competitions. More information about the event you can find from GetOnline website: www.getonline-lan.net