World Final 2017

Friday 26 August // Kuusisaari // Free entry, no age limits


Incredible performances, international love and big emotions - Welcome to the airiest competition in the world!

The Air Guitar World Championships Final is a celebration of love and peace - the culmination of the world-wide season of air guitar and gathers only the best to the battle on stage. The World final offers performances of the world’s best air guitarists and magnificent show for both old and new friends of air guitar.

The National Champions and a few Dark Horses will challenge the reigning World Champion, Matt "Airistotle" Burns from USA. Only one of them can be the master of Air, and leave the stage with the shiniest trophy. The winner will be awarded with unique Flying Finn-guitar, handmade by Matti Nevalainen.

The Final is hosted by the esteemed Master of Airemonies, Dan ’Björn Türoque’ Crane and for the first time also in Finnish by Mr. Jan Kortti, who is known for his Dark Horses' hosting. The show starts with an awesome live act from a hard rock band Temple Balls!


6 pm Gates open, be prepared for a security check)
7 pm Temple Balls live
8 pm World Final begins, duration approx. 2 hrs

World Final VIP-tickets and hotel package

There's a VIP tent at the World Final festival area. You can buy a VIP PASSPORT from our webshop. The affordable price includes entrance to the VIP tent with best view to the stage and a buffet dinner!

AIR GUITAR VIP PACKAGE includes a VIP Passport and accommodation at Radisson Blu Hotel Oulu with a use of Finnish sauna, pool, gym, a huge breakfast and free wifi! Book yours from the hotel! Inquiries: tel. +358 (0)20 1234 700,