In the year 2000, the Ortigueira Festival took the first step to launch a promotion strategy of up and coming groups. Now, the best band was able to perform in the following festival on the Estrella Galicia Stage with the headliner artists. Ten years later the Runas Project remains faithful to its principles, although it has evolved in some aspects along the way. The competition of up and coming creators of Celtic music is, to this day, a must for the festival goers and the main "participation space" of the Folk people.
- Donwload here the Runas Project 2017participation requirements -215 KB.
* The bases for accepting groups of 3 components have been modified.
The members of the professional jury and the votes of the website have determined that the winners of the Project Runas 2017 and that will therefore act on the Estrella Galicia stage on the night of July 13 are:
- 3º.- NOREIA, from Slovenia
- 2º.- GABRIEL G DIGES, from Ireland
- 1º.- KOJI KOJI MOHEJI, from Japan