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"The lie resembles a ball of snow, the longer it is rolled forth, the bigger it will become."

Martin Luther

Christmas Markets in LutherCountry

Christmas Market in Magdeburg

Nov 26 2018 - Dec 30 2018

Magdeburg

The Christmas market in Magdeburg offers its visitors an especially exciting blend of romantic scenery, fabulous winter fun, medieval ambience, and festive evening celebrations. This popular historic Christmas market is a fairytale world come to life, complete with an ice rink and copious amounts of Magdeburg’s delicious mulled wine!

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Christmas Market in Lutherstadt Wittenberg

Nov 26 2018 - Dec 30 2018

Lutherstadt Wittenberg

In the market square, a statue of Luther looks out across the Christmas market, with its stalls decorated with pine boughs, lights and Christmas ornaments. In the air is the scent of mulled wine and roasted almonds. Across the square is St. Mary’s Church, where Luther preached.

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Christmas Market in Eisenach

Nov 26 2018 - Dec 21 2018

Eisenach

Christmas Market in the historic center of Eisenach, located on and around the market square.

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Christmas Market in Dessau

Nov 26 2018 - Dec 23 2018

Dessau

Advent Market in Dessau.

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Christmas Market in Gotha

Nov 26 2018 - Dec 30 2018

Gotha

Christmas Market at the market square and in front of Friedenstein Castle.

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Christmas Market in Erfurt

Nov 27 2018 - Dec 22 2018

Erfurt

Although Erfurt's Christmas Market spreads throughout the old town, the focus is on the vast Cathedral Square. The 200 market booths sell everything from Thuringian bratwurst (Germany's favorite grilled sausage) and Christmas cookies to handmade toys or traditional, handmade Christmas decorations.

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Christmas and Winter Market in Weimar

Nov 27 2018 - Jan 05 2019

Weimar

Local artists display their work every first Advent and offer unique Christmas gifts. One highlight of this Christmas market is the Christmas tree. It was in Weimar in 1815, that the first Christmas tree was publicly displayed in Germany. This custom became widely popular and many towns adopted it. Of course, this tradition can still be seen in Weimar, and every year, a Christmas tree is set up to cheer the visitors. After Christmas Eve the magic isn’t over. Till January the Christmas Market turns into a Winter Market.

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Christmas and Winter Market in Halle (Saale)

Nov 27 2018 - Dec 23 2018

Halle (Saale)

The Christmas market in Halle (Saale) is one you shouldn’t miss! Gaze upon the town’s famous “Advent Candle”, i.e. the illuminated Red Tower of the Market Church. Here, visitors can savor delicious regional dishes from all around Europe. After first indulging in a bit of mulled wine, eggnog or hot chocolate, guests can purchase one of the reindeer collection mugs as a special keepsake.

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Christmas Market in Quedlinburg

Nov 28 2018 - Dec 20 2018

Quedlinburg

Quedlinburg is home to one of the most beautiful Christmas Markets in LutherCountry. The market square, surrounded by half-timbered houses, is the perfect setting for a romantic holiday season. The scent of mulled wine and roasted apples hangs in the air, children enjoy rides on the carrousel, and everybody can get into the holiday spirit.

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Christmas Markets in LutherCountry

Nov 28 2018 - Dec 23 2018

Throughout LutherCountry

Every year from late November to December, LutherCountry transforms into a Winter Wonderland with various Christmas markets. Traditional food and drinks, local crafts, music and entertainment make it possible to celebrate Christmas the way Martin Luther did 500 years ago!

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Christmas Market in Schmalkalden

Nov 30 2018 - Dec 23 2018

Schmalkalden

"Herrscheklasmarkt" in Schmalkalden - a Christmas Market for the whole family.

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Christmas Market in Quedlinburg

Dec 01 2018 - Dec 16 2018

Quedlinburg

Quedlinburg is home to one of the most beautiful Christmas Markets in LutherCountry. The market square, surrounded by half-timbered houses, is the perfect setting for a romantic holiday season. The scent of mulled wine and roasted apples hangs in the air, children enjoy rides on the carrousel, and everybody can get into the holiday spirit.

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Christmas Market in Muehlhausen

Dec 13 2018 - Dec 16 2018

Muehlhausen

Advent in Muehlhausen, enjoy the small Christmas Market.

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Christmas Market at Wartburg Castle

Dec 15 2018 - Dec 16 2018

Wartburg Castle Eisenach

Wartburg Castle is where Martin Luther, the Protestant Reformer, changed history, when he translated the New Testament into German. And this UNESCO World Heritage Site just outside Eisenach is still a massively impressive fortress. At the weekends in Advent, however, a Historic Christmas Market transforms the castle, with artists and street performers, craftsmen and knights. Meet candle makers and barrel makers, rope makers and lantern makers, minstrels and puppeteers.

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Advent in Luthers Hoefen Eisleben

Dec 15 2018

Eisleben

Christmas Market "Advent in Luthers Höfen" taking place in Lutherstadt Eisleben's various courtyards.

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Christmas Markets in LutherCountry

Nov 29 2019 - Dec 23 2019

Throughout LutherCountry

Every year from late November to December, LutherCountry transforms into a Winter Wonderland with various Christmas markets. Traditional food and drinks, local crafts, music and entertainment make it possible to celebrate Christmas the way Martin Luther did 500 years ago!

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