Helsinki Baltic Herring Market 2018 says thank you!

City of Helsinki / The Wholesale Market would like to warmly thank each and every fisherman, vendor, collaborator and visitor. The next Helsinki Baltic Herring Market is to be held in October 2019.

A tradition since 1743

The Helsinki Baltic Herring Market is one of the oldest ongoing event traditions in Finland, it has been held since 1743. Throughout the years, the Market has changed from a marketplace to a wider public event bringing together archipelago traditions and modern food culture.

The aim of the City of Helsinki is to hold on to the tradition, and to support the livelihood of fishers. A new focus will be placed on widening the scope of the event into a celebration for all citizens.

The Helsinki Baltic Herring Market 2018 was organised by:

City of Helsinki / The Wholesale Market, in cooperation with Harakka Nature Centre, Helsinki City Museum, HSY Climateinfo, the Baltic Sea Challenge, Kalatalouden Keskusliitto federation, City Hall´s Restaurant, the Mannerheim League for Child Welfare, Sea Scout Korven Koukkaajat, MSC – Marine Stewardship Council, traditional sailing boats Olga, Vivan, Albanus, Joanna Saturna and Valborg, Restaurant Kellohalli, Restaurant Salve, Tori Quarters, Old Market Hall, Rotary clubs of of Finlandia Hall, Hausjärvi-Riihimäki, Herttoniemi, Pasila, Vantaa Myyrmäki, Vuosaari and Helsinki Baltic Sea, Sauna Rentola, Helsinki Finnish Club, Finnish Canoeing and Rowing Federation, Suomen urbaani ruokaekosysteemi ry, SYKE, and VHVSY.