Calendar of Events

Autumn Fair in Haithabu

Date
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Kind of Event
Market / Fair
Country
Germany
Era(s)

Autumn is fair time in Haithabu. In autumn the last ships from afar return to the port of Haithabu. Traders and craftsmen hold a market before the long, cold winter, where products from distant countries as well as local goods are for sale. It is the last opportunity of the year to supplement the household, stock up on winter supplies and perhaps fulfill long-awaited wishes. At the same time, the market is an important place to exchange information and meet friends and relatives - especially for the people who live on the farms in the surrounding area ...