Christmas time in Darmstadt - Christmas Market from 26. November to 23. December 2018

The smell of ginger bread and mulled wine, handicraft and an festive atmosphere put you in the mood for Christmas when strolling around Darmstadt's Christmas Market.


This year's Christmas market's motto: "Christmas in Darmstadt ... connects friends from all over the world!". Accodingly, the stage programme presents bands and artists from Darmtadt's twin cities as well as interactive song-singing and quiz.


The Christmas market is accompanied with live music and international Christmas songs.


Tuesdays and Wednesdays offer special programmme for children with music and interactive quiz. The school choir "Schulspatzen" traditionally performs on Tuesdays, 27.11.

Special about Darmstadt's Christmas Market are the stalls of Darmstadt's many twin cities. Handicraft e.g from Liepaja (Latvia) or culinary specialities like Hungarian Lángos or wine and cheese from Swiss Saanen are awaited eagerly by Darmstädter and visitors every year.

On Friday, 7. December, the shops of the city centre will be open until 10 pm for the late-night shopping "Fire & Ice".

Opening hours of the Christmas market:
Monday to thursday 10.30 am - 9 pm
Friday and Saturday 10.30 am - 10 pm
Sunday 11.30 am - 9 pm

Christmas time in Darmstadt 2017

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