Reykjavik Folk Festival begins tomorrow

The 8th annual Reykjavík Folk Festival takes place at Kex Hostel on March 1st - 3rd. 2018. 

There, folk musicians both young and old will join forces to create a three-day feast of folk music in the wonderful setting of Kex Hostel. 

The idea behind Reykjavík Folk Festival is to celebrate the diversity and breadth of the Icelandic folk music scene by mixing together artists and bands of different age and style that all share a common dept to the wonderful world of folk music.

This year´s artists are: Pétur Ben, Soffía Björg, Lára Rúnars, Myrra Rós, Halli Reynis, Madz Mouritz, Stuntbird, Árni Vil, Syntagma Rembetique, Teitur Magnússon, Hljómsveitin Kólga and our beloved Bjartmar Guðlaugsson. 

Tickets available at and by door


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