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Discover the Christmas experience in Alsace

Discover the magic of the Christmas festivities: the sparkling lights in the villages, a friendly atmosphere and the gentle fragrance of spices and cinnamon.


Our Christmas suggestions

Discover our suggested ideas for events: exhibitions, Christmas markets, concerts, songs, fairy tales and legends all await you throughout the region.

Our suggestions

Christmas market dates

Enjoy the return of the Christmas festivities with us.

Christmas markets

Christmas markets

Magic of Christmas

the 25/11/2016

The magic of Christmas in Colmar, first of all there’s the ambiance of the Old Town, illuminated and decorated like a fairy tale: a historic setting made magical by the Christmas illuminations which, in this festive period, blend harmoniously with the wonderful lighting designed to enhance the town’s heritage, and lay a soothing...

Christmas local producers market

from the 25/11/2016 to the 27/11/2016
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Discover regional products that you can eat with family or friends during Christmas and New Year holidays. It is also ideas for presents: offer gourmet baskets with ginger breads, honey, syrups, jams and organic products…

Authentic Christmas market

from the 25/11/2016 to the 27/11/2016
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Fairy and magic atmosphere in the heart of the illuminated old town (29 craftsmen of all types : floral art, pottery, glassblowing...)

Ribeauville's Medieval Christmas market

the 03/12/2016

At Christmas time, Ribeauvillé spangles with magic and plunges the visitors into the medieval time. The town of the Fiddlers' draws from its history all the ingredients necessary to create a particularly original successful medieval Christmas market: its animations creates a change of scene (rogues, yokels, dancers, strolling players), its...

Christmas market

from the 25/11/2016 to the 23/12/2016

Typical Alsace christmas market, warm and picturesque.

Christmas market

from the 24/11/2016 to the 23/12/2016
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The Christmas market takes place on the most important square of the city ; Place de la Réunion. As every year, the direction of the lights and the cloth decorations will amaze the walkers.

The Christmas Market

from the 25/11/2016 to the 24/12/2016

Strasbourg has been the home of the famous 'Christkindelsmärik' -Christmas market- every year since 1570.  It is undoubtedly the oldest in France!  Chiefly offering arts and crafts or Christmas decorations, this Christmas market has successfully retained all of the Christmas tradition and spirit. Guest country is...

Gastronomy and crafts Christmas market

from the 26/11/2016 to the 31/12/2016

You can taste and buy regional products and discover the traditional mulled wine of Obernai

Strasbourg, capital of Christmas

from the 25/11/2016 to the 31/12/2016

December in Strasbourg means, above all, the immense Christmas market.It was in fact in 1570, under the influence of the Strasbourg Protestants battling against the "extravagant" Catholic traditions, which were so attached to the names of saints, that the Christkindelsmärik (market of the Child Jesus) replaced the market of Saint...

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