Air Guitar World Championships have been held in Oulu since 1996. This event has become an international entertainment brand that has spread around the world through official qualifying rounds, devoted fans and extensive media coverage. In addition to thousands of viewers watching the event live and through streaming services, the event attracts millions of media hits every year and brings representatives of international media, bloggers and tour operators from around the world to Oulu.
24. The Air Guitar World Championships are held at the Rotuaari square on 23 August. National champions and black horses challenge the reigning World Champion, Nanami “Seven Seas” Nagura from Japan.
Admission to the finals is free and there is no age limit. VIP tickets will be for sale during the summer.
The finals week also offers other programme, check it out on the event’s website. The Air Guitar World Championships are part of the Oulu August Festival.