Christkindlesmarkt Karlsruhe

25 Nov. - 23 Dec. 2024 | Karlsruhe Christmas market on the market square and Friedrichsplatz

The Karlsruhe Christkindlesmarkt, an annual highlight during the Advent season, traditionally opens its doors from the last week of November until December 23rd. This festive event, occurring every year, is organized by Stadt­mar­ke­ting Karlsruhe GmbH. Along with organization, it also brings additional expertise, such as designing the cultural framework of the program..

The market takes place amidst the picturesque backdrop of Karlsruhe, at the Marktplatz and Friedrichsplatz. Particularly noteworthy are the surrounding historic buildings that lend the market a unique atmosphere, making it an unforgettable experience. The market stalls extend across these two central squares, divided into different sections that provide a diverse and varied shopping experience.

Visitors to the Karlsruhe Christkindlesmarkt can look forward to numerous special features. A highlight is the "Flying Santa Claus" show, where Santa glides over the market in his reindeer sleigh. For children, the Kinderland St. Stephan offers a magical world full of fun and entertainment.

In addition to a wide range of shopping options and its unique atmosphere, the market impresses with a selection of traditional delicacies and beverages that reflect the regional cuisine and cater to the visitors' well-being.

Access to the market is easily possible due to its central location in Karlsruhe, accessible on foot, by bicycle, or public transport. In conclusion, the Karlsruhe Christkindlesmarkt, with its unique combination of cultural attractions, culinary delights, and festive atmosphere, is a must-visit for every Christmas market enthusiast.

The Christkindlesmarkt will take place on 29 days from Monday, 25. November to Monday, 23. December 2024 in Karlsruhe.

In 222 days
25.11.2024 - 23.12.2024*
Monday - Monday, 29 days
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Free admission


Local time:
18:32 h (UTC +02:00)

Fair location:

Friedrichsplatz, 76133 Karlsruhe, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany


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Fair organizer
Stadt­­­mar­ke­ting Karlsruhe GmbH
Kaiser­­str. 142-144
76133 Karlsruhe, Germany
Tel: +49 (0)721 352360
Fax: +49 (0)721 3523620
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Past editions:
  • 28 Nov. - 23 Dec. 2023
  • 24 Nov. - 23 Dec. 2022
  • 22 Nov. - 23 Dec. 2021
  • 26 Nov. - 23 Dec. 2020
  • 26 Nov. - 23 Dec. 2019
  • 27 Nov. - 23 Dec. 2018
  • 28 Nov. - 23 Dec. 2017
  • 24 Nov. - 23 Dec. 2016
  • 26 Nov. - 23 Dec. 2015
  • 27 Nov. - 23 Dec. 2014

Fair location:

Friedrichsplatz, 76133 Karlsruhe, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany


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Product groups: candles, Christmas cookies, Christmas decorations, Christmas lights, Christmas tree decorations, cookies, gingerbread, handicrafts, mulled wine, nativity scenes, punch, …

Disclaimer: No responsibility is taken for the correctness of this information. Errors and alterations excepted! Fair dates and exhibition sites are subject to change by the respective trade fair organiser.


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