The Oulu Festival Week is a package of seven festivals and additional programs in August, with 55,000 to 60,000 visitors per year. Oulu Festival Week includes Elojazz, Oulunsalo Soi, Muusajuhlat, Night of Arts, Koiteli Elaa, Oulu Music Video Festival and World Air Guitar World Championships. Various software shows different concerts in different years, local talents in the Oulu Festival Week, as well as contemporary circus and choir day. The software also has plenty of free entry events. Everyone is invited to August! Every year at the Oulu Festival, Elojazz, Oulunsalo Soi, Oulu Muusajuhla, Koiteli Elää, Oulu Art Night, Oulu Music Video Festival, Air Guitar World Championships and Time Tunnel are included. In addition to the festivals, multidisciplinary software is offered in the series of events: Extras, Macro Concerts and Oulu Festival.
The Oulu Celebration Festival was founded in 2010 by the Oulu Cultural Association. The association is the developer of the regional event network and the umbrella of event production, bringing together the cultural events of August in Oulu's own celebrations. The purpose of the association is to promote the accessibility of culture and art in the Oulu region and to strengthen the capacity of cultural operators in the region.