Three new videos demonstrate the Estonian Song and Dance Celebration

Every five years, almost 100,000 Estonians gather to sing in a giant choir. Find out about the tradition and how you can be part of the magic.

Along with the famous Song Festival, almost 10,000 Estonian dancers gather every five years to dance together.

What is the magic of the Song and Dance Festival that defines Estonians? Dating back almost 150 years, this tradition still attracts and unites the young and the old today.


Cover photo by Mait Jüriado.

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