About Sweden Festivals

The association Sweden Festivals is a membership organisation for arts festivals in Sweden

Sweden Festivals is committed to the development of the festival format and its position in Swedish cultural life

Sweden Festivals is working to ensure that arts festivals play an evident part in Swedish cultural politics

Sweden Festivals gather and distribute festival knowledge to people in Sweden and abroad

Sweden Festivals promotes the exchange of ideas between festival organisers through training, workshops and cultural policy meetings

Sweden Festivals is a European player who, through the European Festivals Association, has direct contact with 2000 festivals in 40 countries

Sweden Festivals offers a discount on international courses for young festival managers and collaborates with festival organisers in the Nordic and Baltic countries through the NordicBaltic Festival Platform. The association is the Swedish coordinator for the project "Europe for Festivals, Festivals for Europe", an European label campaign for festivals. And Sweden Festivals continues and expands its collaboration with the Swedish Composers Society and STIM to increase the amount of new Swedish music on festivals.

Read more about the work of Swedish Music Festivals under the tab projects.