The purpose of the camp is to participate in building and organizing a music festival. The volunteers will build stages, paint walls and decorations, organize things before the festival and help in selling ticket, guide traffic etc. during the festival, but will also get to enjoy the festival. The work is often heavy, slow and dirty, but also creative and social.
Unterkunft und Verpflegung
The volunteers will be accommodated in simple floor accommodation at a school or youth house, sleeping bag and mat needed. Meals will be provided and partly cooked together.
Lage und Freizeit
The festival area is in a small town called Karjaa. The area has beautiful scenary and interesting cultural heritage. It is situated about 80km from Helsinki.
Wer organisiert das Projekt?
The organizer of the camp is Etnokult Culture Association which has been responsible of the organization of Faces Festival several years. Faces is a multicultural festival of music, art, solidarity and peace. The festival will be held 21st time this year. The festival will be a celebration for all minorities and cultures. The international volunteers will be working together with Finnish volunteers to build and create the festival. The work includes cleaning, building, decorating and painting.
The volunteers need travel insurance for the duration of their stay. Be prepared to work in all weather conditions. Registration fee 40 euros.