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30th Linzer Pflasterspektakel: 21. - 23. July 2016
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Welcome to Pflasterspektakel!

For 30 years now, the International Street Performance Festival Pflasterspektakel Linz has been the meeting point for street artists from all around the world and has become one of Europe`s biggest and most successful festivals of its kind. During three days in July, the city center of Linz becomes a setting for international street performance art with top quality!

From more than 600 applications every year, about 100 artists and groups are invited – of which at least 50% perform for the first time at the Pflasterspektakel.

The application period for the 31st Pflasterspektakel (20 - 22 July 2017) runs from 15 November 2016 until 25 January 2017. The application form can be filled in online or downloaded on this website during that period.

From more than 600 applications every year, 100 artist groups and solo performers are invited, of which at least fifty percent perform for the first time at the Pflasterspektakel.

The Pflasterspektakel is a busking money festival. Participating artists receive accommodation, a daily allowance and reimbursement of travel expenses from the organizer, the department for culture & education of the City of Linz. Artists keep their performance revenues.

Please check the FAQs for more information about performance mode, locations and conditions for participation in Pflasterspektakel.