Pelimanni performer registration (in english) for the 2019 festival has begun!

The 52nd Kaustinen Folk Music Festival will be held 8-14 Jul 2019.

In case you wish to attend performing and enjoying the festival atmosphere as a pelimanni performer without financial compensation, please apply with this form.

We hope that hundreds of folk music and folk dance groups will again join us in creating a unique village festival in the middle of finest Finnish summer!

Additional information on the pelimanni performer application process: