Harvest Fest is expecting exchange students to Viljandi
The real autumn of Southern-Estonia begins on 14th and 15th of October when traditional music friends and lovers are gathering in Viljandi to put an end to the summer season and have a great party before the wild winter colds.
The juiciest and greatest harvest of traditional music is brought out onto the stages of Traditional Music Center and into workshops, for examination.
From one side it is a great chance for exchange students to get to know Estonian and Pan-Finno-Ugrian great souls and their traditional music with deep roots. Also to listen to ethnic music and stories behind the seas.
On the other hand, Harvest Fest gives a chance to party, to find new friends and gather a lot of emotions. On both nights, folk’n rock bands and etno DJ-s, are taking over the stage and the Traditional Music Center.
More information, performers and timetable: http://www.folk.ee/en/Syndmused&nID=1143
Accommodation and Food
During the Harvest Fest, the festival sleepdom in Viljandi Waldorf School is opened (Lutsu 3, Viljandi), 3 minute walk from Estonian Traditional Music Center. Accommodation is in classrooms, take your own sleeping bag. The school can provide mattresses. There is also shower and WC.
During the Harvest Fest the the Cafe of Estonian Music Center is open.
How much: Festival pass 10 EUR
Festival pass + 2 sleepovers in Festival sleepdom 15 EUR
How to get there: by train and by bus. The most economical way to get to Viljandi from Tallinn is by train.
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