World Final - Air Guitar World Championships

World Final

Air Guitar World Championships

24.–26.8.2022 Oulu, Finland

August 26, 2022

8 PM – Rotuaari Square – Free Entry


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 in front of international crowd and media. The World Final offers performances of the world’s best air guitarists and magnificent show for both old and new friends of air guitar, hosted by the legendary Justin “Nordic Thunder” Howard.

The National Champions and Dark Horses will challenge the reigning World Champion, Rob “The Marquis” Messel from the United States. 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 Mr. Matti Nevalainen.



World Final starts at 8 PM, duration approximately 2 hours.

The detailed program will be announced during the summer.


We have a VIP area with best views to the stage, special performances and a scrumptious food buffet with local delicacies!

Get your VIP-pass from our webshop and get ready for great food & fun. Buy your passes from here 

Disabled visitors

There is a separate, raised viewing area for disabled visitors. Rotuaari square can be very crowded so please be on venue in good time before the final begins.

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