Oulu August Festival

Oulu August Festival is an event entity of six festivals and additional programs, which attracts approximately 60,000 visitors annually. In 2023, Oulu August Festival is held 3–27 August.

The members of Oulu August Festival are Elojazz, Oulunsalo Soi Chamber Music Festival, Literary Art Festival Muusajuhlat, Oulu Arts Night, Oulu Music Video Festival, Air Guitar World Championships and Flow Productions. In August, the members organize well-established, high-quality cultural events.

Oulu August Festival offers also other events, such as macro concerts, Oulu August Festival Presents event series (rotating every other year), Choir Day and silent films.

A month-long celebration of culture features hundreds of events ranging from music and cinema to literature and performance arts. Whether you are a friend of music, dance, or pop culture, Oulu August Festival has it all.

Oulu August Festival is a member of Finland Festivals and belongs to the VisitOulu network. Oulu August Festival has the EcoCompass environmental certificate.

Oulu August Festival is organised by Oulu Culture Events Association.


Executive Director, Pia Alatorvinen
tel. +358 44 723 2676


E-invoice address

We only accept e-invoices. Processing e-invoices is faster, more reliable and cheaper for both the sender and the recipient than processing paper invoices.

Oulu Cultural Events Association, Business ID 2378655-2

Operator: Apix Messaging Oy (003723327487)
E-invoice address: 003723786552
EDI ID: 003723786552

If you cannot send e-invoices, the address of Oulu Culture Events Association e-mail scan is: 003723786552@nullprocountor.apix.fi

The last option is to send paper invoices to the purchase invoice scanning service at:

Oulun Kulttuuritapahtumayhdistys ry (Apix skannauspalvelu)
PL 16112

The billing address should also be printed on the invoice itself, and not just on the envelope. No material other than invoices should be sent to this billing address.