Media accreditation | Check in point | Interview requests | Press photos

Every year, approximately 200 representatives of Finnish and international media converge on Joensuu to take part in Ilosaarirock Festival. In 2019, the festival will be held on July 12–14.

Here you can find information about media accreditation to Ilosaarirock Festival and press photos for media use.

Media accreditation

Media accreditation for Ilosaarirock Festival 2019 has started.

Accreditation is meant for media and music business representatives arriving to Ilosaarirock Festival.

For accreditation, please contact and tell more of your job and media your represent.

Sending email does not automatically mean the accreditation is approved, but we will approach each applicant via email.

Check in point

You can collect your press passes, including a photo license, from the check in point which is located at the upstairs lobby of the near-by Joensuu Areena.

Check in opening hours:
Thursday 11th July from 12 noon to 6:30pm
Friday 12th July from 10am to 9pm
Saturday 13th July from 10am to 6pm
Sunday 14th July from 10am to 4pm

Interview requests

For interview requests about Ilosaarirock Festival:

Executive producer mr. Petri Varis, tel. +358 44 293 6889,

General media queries:

Press photos


Alcest Alcest
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Alma Alma
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Architects Architects
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The Chainsmokers The Chainsmokers
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Cheat Codes Cheat Codes
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Dermot Kennedy Dermot Kennedy
Photo: Daniel King
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DJ Snake DJ Snake
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Jess Glynne Jess Glynne
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Photo: Chigi Kanbe
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Pale Waves Pale Waves
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Rae Sremmurd Rae Sremmurd
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Shame Shame
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Sunrise Avenue Sunrise Avenue
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Ilosaarirock / Ilotulitus Ilosaarirock / Ilotulitus
Photo: Antti Pitkäjärvi
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Ilosaarirock / Päälava Ilosaarirock / Päälava
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Ilosaarirock / Tähtiteltta Ilosaarirock / Päälava
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