Weekly markets and specialized farmers’ markets enjoy increasing popularity in South Tyrol, including in Schenna/Scena and its surroundings. The weekly market in Meran/Merano offers local produce and regional specialties every Friday. The local farmers’ market is held every Wednesday and Saturday morning, with farmers from all over the Meran and Environs area offering fresh vegetables, fragrant bread and other regional specialties, from Alpine cheese to Zirbenlikör pine liqueur.
Additionally, there are also four large specialized markets in Schenna, which are every bit as varied and colorful as a traditional feast day. These include the South Tyrolean farmers’ market in April, featuring local producers and artisans, and the wild herbs UnKräutermarktl event held annually every May. This market is dedicated to natural healing, spices and wild herbs. The Schenner Markt with an array of local artisans and farmers offering their own high-quality products, will be held in August. Finally, there is the autumn market, which will take place in October. Farmers, artisans and artists also sell their crafts and products during the festive Törggele period, with various food stands offering local autumnal delicacies to visitors.