MERKATUA is an arts meeting / fair focusing on the disciplines of theatre, dance, film, music and literature (edition). It was born with the intention of showing the products of the professional scope of the Navarra culture to distributors and to other type of agents of bordering communities and provinces as well as specialized agents. First edition of the fair took place on Wednesday 25 and Thursday 26 October 2017.

The goals of the Merkatua were to support the professional network of Navarrese artists, promote the creative, cultural and professional companies of Navarre. This would lead to generating economic improvement in the cultural and creative business substrate of Navarre and generate business opportunities for the creative and cultural companies of the region. 

Areas involved: Theatre, Dance, Music, Literary editing, Creative industries (companies and innovative cultural projects made in Navarre), Cinema.