Sommelo in Festival Awards

Sommelo is nominee of Best Small Festival

Sommelo Ethno Music Festival is nominee in Festival Awards Europe 2011 in category of Best Small Festival. The majority of the Awards are voted for by the general public through the online platform. There are eight categories in general public voting, including Best Major Festival, Best New Festival and Best Indoor Festival. The remaining Awards are decided by panels of journalists and other industry experts. The winners are announced and awarded at the gala Awards Ceremony on 11th January 2012.

Voters can win two tickets to every winning festival at this year’s Awards. The deadline for voting is 6th December.


Best Small European Festival

Often quirky and with the charm of a personal touch figuring heavily, the coziness and sense of community at these festivals is second to none for many people. This award celebrates those who stick to the mantra that small is best.


Sommelo Ethno Music Festival 2012 in Kainuu, Finland and Viena Karelia, Russia 28th June – 2nd July.


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