The Market Square

The Old Great Square is the center of the Medieval Market. Musicians of many kinds, jesters and the citizens of medieval Turku take us back to the Middle Ages.

Also amazing handicrafts and medieval delicacies are sold here.

Thu 28th of June and Fri 29th of June

14.30 Declaration of Market Peace (Theatre and dance)
15.00 Priest and Indulgence Priest Have a Contest of Sermons (Theatre)
15.30 Soup and Soap (Theatre)
16.00 The Girls, the Boys and the Cartwheels (Theatre)
16.30 Mystery Play and the Female Mystics (Theatre)
17.00 Reconciliation between the Priest and the Indulgence Priest (Theatre)
17.30 Saint George and the Dragon (Theatre)
18.00 Jester’s Act: a Terrible Dragon (Theatre)
18.30 The Carnival (Theatre)
19.00 Round Dance of the Youth (Theatre)
19.30 Last Blessing and a Closing Dance (Theatre and Dance)

Sat 30th of June and Sun 1st of July

12.30 Declaration of Market Peace (Theatre)
13.00 Priest and Indulgence Priest Have a Contest of Sermons (Theatre)
13.30 Soup and Soap (Theatre)
14.00 The Girls, the Boys and the Cartwheels (Theatre)
14.30 Mystery Play and the Female Mystics (Theatre)
15.00 Reconciliation between the Priest and the Indulgence Priest (Theatre)
15.30 Saint George and the Dragon (Theatre)
16.00 Jester’s Act: a Terrible Dragon (Theatre)
16.30 The Carnival (Theatre)
17.00 Round Dance of the Youth (Theatre)
17.30 Last Blessing and a Closing Dance (Theatre and Dance)