During Advent, Maximiliansplatz square in the pedestrian zone is transformed into a Christmas market, featuring among others, a large Franconian half-timber nativity scene depicting various scenes from the Christmas story. In the Sand - Bamberg's oldest district - arts and craftsmen and -women congregate around the mediaeval Church of St. Elisabeth on the first weekend of Advent. Two crafts Christmas Markets offer high quality goods on the third Advent weekends.
November 12th, 2022 - November 13th, 2022
Don Bosco Christmas Market
Artists and craftspeople exhibit and sell their selected works in lovingly decorated stalls and booths on Jakobsberg hill with its impressive and historical ambiance.
November 22nd, 2022 - December 23rd, 2022
Bamberg Christmas Market
During the Christmas season, the marketplace at Maximiliansplatz in Bamberg's pedestrian zone is filled with pre-Christmas magic. In the heart of the Old Town with its illuminated and decorated shops and streets, the irresistible aroma of grilled bratwurst, roasted almonds, mulled wine and ...
November 25th, 2022 - November 27th, 2022
Advent Market in the Sand
The square around the medieval Elisabethenkirche (Obere Sandstraße) offers the historical backdrop for the small, atmospheric Advent market in the sand. Around 30 exhibitors present their goods from regional products and handicrafts as well as high-quality commercial products.
December 20th, 2022 - December 20th, 2022
###CANCELLED### Intercultural Crafts Christmas Market
##### Cancelled due to Corona Pandemic ##### High quality crafts products sold by craftspeople from the region and a supporting programme showing the Christmas traditions and customs from different countries all over the world Situated in and around the lovingly renovated St. Johannes ...