Medieval market at Rabenstein Castle
A highlight for the whole family twice a year: the biggest and most popular medieval market in nothern Bavaria, with craftsmen, tradesmen, artists, colorful medieval village life, medieval tournament games and a fascinating fire show in the evenings.
Historical groups from thoughout Germany camp near 800-year-old Rabenstein Castle. Craftsmen such as blacksmiths, vone carvers, tanners, basket weavers, felt makers and many others demonstrate handicrafts that died out long ago. Medieval musical groups, performance artists and tournament games keep visitors young and old entertained. For the children there is also a puppet show, a school for jesters and much more - all with lots of opportunities to get involved. One special attraction is the archery competition that gives visitors a chance to show off their own abilities. When it gets dark, a spectacular fire show fascinates young and old.