Santa Claus

Santa Claus traditionally visits the Freiburg Christmas Market on December 6, at 5.00 p.m. in the Town Hall Square. Presents from Santa await the children.

Candle Workshop

The walk-in candle workshop on Franziskanerstrasse is a must for everyone who wants to get creative. You can design your own dream candle or have it made according to your individual wishes. Groups are also welcome to learn how to make candles.

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Children’s Bakery

As another highlight at the Christmas Market, children can look forward to the Christmas Bakery. At the Kartoffelmarkt they can bake and then enjoy their first Christmas cookies in a bakery under supervision.

Advent Sundays

Every Sunday during Advent, an additional 20 stalls are set up on Kaiser-Joseph-Strasse, inviting you to take a tour of the Christmas Market.

Advent Experience

In the St. Martin‘s Church in Town Hall Square, you can experience an Advent meditation with music, word and silence every day at 5.30 p.m.