Christmas Markets 2017

This is a post for the Christmas lovers but not only….

By the end of November the Christmas markets around various cities mainly around Europe but also North America will start to appear and share the magic of Christmas season.

We have collected a list of the most popular markets for this year. Please note that most markets close on Christmas eve, so do plan ahead and visit them a few days before Christmas.

  • Austria, Vienna
    • 1525 Walnut Street, Hattiesburg, MSDates: 17 November – 26 December 2017 (with the main one staying open till the end of the year for the tourists)
    • From mulled wine to fruity punch and sausages, get your mug and keep filling it up. Aft
    • er you are done you can either return it or keep it for a great memory.
    • Other cities: Salzburg, Innsbruck, Kitzbuhel, Graz, Linz, Klagenfurt, Hall in Tirol, Bregenz, St Gilgen, Feldkirch, St Wolfgang, Dornbirn, Strobl, Seefeld, Steyr, Schladming, Schwarzenberg, Mariazell, Kufstein, Leoben, Rust, Villach, Henndorf, Hartberg, Hohenems, Lustenau
    • https://www.austria.info/uk/things-to-do/skiing-and-winter/christmas-markets/christmas-markets-in-vienna
  • Belgium, Brussels
    • 1525 Walnut Street, Hattiesburg, MS (2)Dates 24 November 2017 – 31 December 2017
    • What more can you wish when the whole city center turns into an amazing Christmas market? The highlight of course is the Grant Place light show!
    • Other cities: Bruges, Durbuy, Antwerp, Leuven, Ghent, Ypres, Liege, Ostend, Louvain-la-neuve, Hasselt, Mechelen, Namur, Tournai, Mons.
    • https://www.brussels.be/winter-wonders-and-christmas-market-2017
  • Croatia, Zagreb
    • Dates: 2 December 2017 – 7 January 2018
    • Advent in Zagreb includes ice parks, concerts, events at the Zrinjevac park and the European Square but also a Live Nativity Scene!
    • Other cities: Dubrovnik and Split
    • http://www.adventzagreb.com/?lang=en
  • Czech Republic, Prague
    • Dates: 2 December 2017 – 6 January 2018
    • Two Christmas markets at the Old Town Square and Wenceslas Square bring to all visitors the “Winter Wonderland” experience. Be sure to check prices and keep an eye on your wallets though!
    • Other cities: Brno, Cesky Krumlov, Olomouc, Ceske Budejovice
    • https://www.pragueexperience.com/events/christmas-markets.asp
  • Denmark, Copenhagen
  • Estonia, Tallinn
    • Dates: 17 November 2017 – 6 January 2018
    • This year Tallinn will change its decoration and use LED lights for its Christmas tree making a total of 40,000 lights. This year the city celebrates 575 years since the first Christmas tree was displayed in Tallinn (and probably in the world, too) – in 1441 it was brought to the Town Hall Square by members of the Brotherhood of Blackheads.
    • http://www.christmasmarket.ee/eng/
  • France, Colmar

1525 Walnut Street, Hattiesburg, MS (3)

 

1525 Walnut Street, Hattiesburg, MS (1)

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