Viking Market

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The 13th annual Viking Market “Vikingadagar” / “Viikinkipäivät” will be arranged on July 22nd – July 23rd 2017!

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The Viking Centre will be visited by Vikings living in the Viking village, presenting themselves and different kinds of Viking age crafts and activities. Activities for the public, like Viking axe throwing, archery and baking bread, have been very popular in past events.

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The event can also be found on our facebook-page.

Viking Centre opening hours 2017:
15.5 – 2.6 Mon – Sat 12.00 – 16.00
3.6 – 30.6 Every day 10.00 – 18.00
1.7 – 31.7 Every day 10.00 – 20.00, Saturdays 10.00 – 22.00
1.8 – 27.8 Every day 10.00 – 18.00
28.8 – 9.9 Mon – Sat 12.00 – 16.00

The Viking Market time-table:
Sat 22.7 10.00-18.00 and Sun 23.7 10.00-14.00.
Entrance fee: 8,00 for adults and 4,00 for children 4-14 years. The price includes a short presentation, a guide map over the Viking village and free-of-charge participation in all the activities.

Schedule of M/S Aurora free-of-charge car ferry Kasnäs-Långnäs. Please note that there’s a 5 km distance to the Viking Centre from Långnäs. If you are arriving without a transport of your own, you can call a taxi from Hitis: Per-Erik Fihlman 0400-697916.

Program:

Saturday 22.7.2017

10:00 to 18:00 Viking handicrafts – shows and sales, cooking in Viking style over an open fire, workshops, sword fight training etc.

11:30 to 16:00 Lunch soup for sale. Traditional bass soup with Rosala archipelago bread and coffee. Price 12,00 / 6,00 ( 4-14 years )

11:00 to 17:00 Sausage for grilling. Buy a sausage and grill it over an open fire, á 1,50

Guidings in different languages are organized in the centre’s two auditoriums, the presentation lasts about 20 minutes. Time-tables are posted on the walls.

11:00 Traditional song performance

11:30 Archery

12:00 Bread frying for children at the dwelling house Farmansgården

12:15 Axe throwing, both adults and children can try

12:45 Battle demonstration

13:45 Viking Fashion Show

14:30 Battle demonstration

15:00 Traditional song performance

15:15 Axe throwing, both adults and children can try

16:00 Bread frying for children at the dwelling house Farmansgården

16:30 Guided tour in the Viking village

Sunday 23.7.2017
10:00 to 14:00 Viking handicrafts – shows and sales, cooking in Viking style over an open fire, workshops, sword fight training etc.

11:30 to 16:00 Lunch soup for sale. Traditional pike-perch soup with Rosala archipelago bread and coffee. Price 12,00 / 6,00 ( 4-14 years )

11:00 to ca 15:00 Sausage for grilling. Buy a sausage and grill it over an open fire, á 1,50

Guidings in different languages are organized in the centre’s two auditoriums, the presentation lasts about 20 minutes. Time-tables are posted on the walls.

11:00 Traditional song performance

11:30 Archery

12:00 Bread frying for children at the dwelling house Farmansgården

12:15 Axe throwing, both adults and children can try

12:45 Battle demonstration

13:45 Traditional song performance

13:45 Bread frying for children at the dwelling house Farmansgården

14:15 Guided tour in the Viking village

The entry fee includes a map with text that serves as your guide in the Viking village. The map is also your ticket to the area, please carry it when you enter and leave the Viking village. The same ticket is valid all weekend!
There is lots to see and experience for the whole family, welcome!

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Rights to program content changes are reserved.

For sellers / enthusiasts in the Viking group: Phone 040 – 218 2960 or info@rosala.fi. The event is free for vendors, we hope that you can participate in the event from 10:00 on Saturday to 14:00 on Sunday. You are also welcome to arrive on Friday.

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