The NORDLEK festivals are held every third year, and the location is rotated among the Nordic countries in a predetermined order. The festival gathers thousands of folk dancers and folk musicians from all the Nordic.

The location of the festival is in the order Norway, Denmark, Sweden and Finland. The festival is intended for folk dance groups and folk musicians interested in the Nordic traditions.

If you are not a member of any of the member organizations of Nordlek, you may still be allowed to participate, but to a slightly higher cost.