Merchants' Bridge Festival from June 14 - June 16, 2018
in Connection with the New Orleans - Erfurt - Music Festival
Every year, on the third weekend of June, the Krämerbrückenfest takes place in the city of Erfurt. The festival is a celebration of life in the middle ages, its arts and crafts. It is carried out on an around the Merchants' Bridge which is located in the historical centre of town. You will experience more than 1,260 years of history. People in lively and cheerful mood will be enjoying music and art with travelling entertainers and minnesingers, craftsmen and market traders in an historic setting.
Come see the legendary jester, Till Eulenspiegel, at the opening of the Krämerbrückenfest. A festival highlight occurs on Saturday night with a pyrotechnic, music and sound extravaganza silhouetted by St. Mary's Cathedral and St. Severus Church in the background.