Turku, Finland, has a long history of supporting music and many events and festivals celebrating music take place in and around the city. Make your way to music festivals such as Ruisrock or Turku Music Festival while visiting the city.
For accommodation during any Turku music festival, choose the Radisson Blu Marina Palace Hotel, Turku. The hotel's Turku accommodation includes 184 rooms decorated in baroque style, plus special Magic Beds® to help you get a peaceful sleep after days out in the city.
Turku music festivals
Turku has a number of exciting music festivals for locals and visitors of the city to attend, with many running throughout the summer month. The programme of music tends to appeal to all sorts of tastes, meaning there will be something for everyone in the Turku music scene.
The Turku Music Festival, the longest continuously operating of its kind in Finland, celebrates classical music at various venues in the city. Occurring in August of each year, the music festival runs events at all times of the day, meaning no matter what your schedule, you can catch acclaimed international acts throughout your visit.
Ruisrock, Turku's rock festival, also has a claim of longevity, as it is the second-longest running rock festival in Europe. This rock festival, founded in 1970, draws anywhere from 70,000 to 100,000 each year, and has featured notable acts such as Nirvana, Faith No More and Refused.
Accommodation for music festivals in Turku
Turku's music festivals occur in the city centre or generally have transport running from central station to the festival area. This means guests will have their choice of hotels in Turku, Finland. Choose the Radisson Blu Marina Hotel, Turku for a restful stay while you attend music events in the city.