FinnFest USA, a nationally based non-profit corporation, organizes an annual festival to celebrate Finland, Finnish America and Finnish culture. It operates independently from any political or religious groups. The Board of Directors of FinnFest USA selects festival sites and provides direction. The national office is maintained by the President, and is currently located in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
FinnFest USA is a festival with strong academic, cultural, and commerce components presenting Finnish and Finnish American culture and heritage. It’s a festival that brings modern Finland together with historic and contemporary America. FinnFest USA is an ethnic festival like no other in the USA.
As a national keystone Finnish American organization, FinnFest USA is committed to creating a broader community of all Finnish Americans, Finnish citizens living in America, and other Americans. It does this through the creation of an annual festival as well as through other relevant opportunities for community building.
FINNFEST USA 2012: Tucson, AZ on November 8th-11th
for more information, please go to: http://www.finnfestusa2012.org/
FINNFEST USA 2013: Hancok, MI on June 19th-23th
for more information, please go to: http://www.finnfestusa2013.org/