A meeting place in the Arctic for more than 400 years.
Jokkmokks marknad is one of the oldest annual markets in the world.The 413th winter market will be held in February 2018.
he market is always arranged with start, the first Thursday in February. The small town of Jokkmokk is filled with tens of thousands of people from all over the world. The market is one of the oldest annual markets and an unique meeting place above the arctic circle.
In February, the mid winter still has a strong grip on Jokkmokk. The snow is dry and sparkles under the feet. The temperature can drop well below forty degrees celsius, and the northern light often appear in a rare dance on the dark polar sky.