The Røros Winter Fair

The Røros Winter Fair is a traditional Norwegian Winter market. You are welcome to join in on the festivities, with trading in the numerous stalls, hot coffee around a bonfire, folk music and storytelling.

The Winter Fair is a tradition that dates back to 1854, and for five days the town of Røros is transformed into a huge market place. People meet and mingle in the many dance halls, café’s, inns and restaurants.

Have a chat with one of the many traders who set up their stalls in the streets, and enjoy the festive mood as people are having fun amidst the sounds and smells of traditional dishes, being prepared over open fires. Wherever you travel in Røros these 5 days, you’ll meet happy people who all are helping to make the Røros Winter Fair a fantastic event.

The Winter Fair in the midst of the UNESCO World Heritage Site Røros is a unique and fun experience – one which will leave lasting memories.