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Welcome to Wiki Loves Folklore!

Introduction tae Wiki Luvs Fowklore

"Wiki Luvs Fowklore" (Meta-Wiki: Wiki Loves Folklore) is an international photographic contest organised annually at Wikimedia Commons tae document fowk culturs in sindry regions o the warld. Wiki Luvs Fowklore 2021 is a conteeniation o Wiki Luvs Fowklore 2020 wi the theme o fowk cultur. The oreegin o the projeck stairtit in 2018 frae Commons:Wiki Loves Love 2019 in the theme o ceremonies an fests o luv.


This photography contest is focused on fowk cultur o different regions on categories, sic as, but nae limitit tae, "fowk fests, fowk dances, fowk muisic, fowk activities, fowk gemms, fowk cuisine, fowk wear, fowklore, an tradeition, includin ballads, fowk tales, fairy tales, legends, tradeitional sang an dance, fowk plays, gemms, saisonal events, calender customs, fowk airts, fowk religion, mythology" etc. Ye can chack oot some ither suggestions an ensaumples in oor Category page.


  • 1st prize: 400 USD
  • 2nt prize: 200 USD
  • 3rd prize: 100 USD
  • Tap 10 consolation prizes: 10 USD each
  • Best Video prize an best Audio prize: 25 USD, 25 USD (each)
  • Tap uplaider prize for images: First Prize 100 USD, Second prize 50 USD
  • Wiki Loves Folklore Postcairds tae tap 100 Uploaders
  • Certificates an postcairds tae Local Organisers

(Disclaimer: Prizes tae be gien oot in a gift caird or voucher format)


  • 1 Februar – 28 Februar 2021
  • Stairt for submissions: Februar 1, 2021 00:01 (UTC)
  • Deidline for submissions: Februar 28, 2021 23:59 (UTC)
  • Results Declaration: Declared on Aprile 1, 2021 at Commons:Wiki Loves Folklore 2021/Winners (Note: Result declaration is subjeck tae changes an micht be delayed subjeck tae circumstances wi pandemic.)



Folk culture by country, Folk art, Chinese fortune telling, Folk dance, Europeade, Folk festivals, Folklore, Folk games, Gavari, Folk groups, Folk magic, Folk museums, Folk music, Newweling, Folk religion, Traditional music, Traditional songs, Folk wrestling.

Winning images from 2020

Consolation Winners

Examples for photos that can be sent in

Folklore People and Activities

Folk Cuisine

Folk Dances

Folk Festivals

Folk Music

Folk Costumes/Clothing

What we won’t accept?

Pornographic and explicit images, artwork due to copyright issues, etc.


There will be 18 winning pictures, 1 winning video, 1 winning audio and 1 prize for the person uploading the most images.

Where to ask questions?

The primary place for questions or suggestions is the talk page (Use the language you prefer, we love diversity and will find a solution to help you whatever the language you prefer to use).