Christkindlmarkt Schnee Bruneck Weihnachtsbeleuchtung
Christkindlmarkt Schnee Bruneck Weihnachtsbeleuchtung

Rural Christmas Markets

Besides the 5 Original South Tyrolean Christmas Markets there are some more in different villages all over South Tyrol

Every single one of the following Christmas Markets is unique, but what they have in common is an authentic ambience with local crafts and a pleasant social programme. Most of them take place on the Advent weekends or - additionally - on special occasions such as St. Nicholas Day (December 6) or the feast day of the Immaculate Conception on December 8:

  • "Val Passiria Christmas", that's "Martiner Sternstundn" (Magic moments) in San Martino, "Liechtr'Zeit" (Time of lights) in San Leonardo, "Advent in Moso" and "Advent in Rifiano"

  • "Lagundo Christmas Market" on the church square of Lagundo with wooden stands offering gift ideas, hot drinks, traditional delicacies and Christmas cookies

  • "Star-Money Christmas Market" above the Capuchin Garden in Lana di Sopra, a cosy Christmas Market with 20 stands, open till late for New Year's Eve

  • "LichterWeihnacht" (Christmas Lights) in Appiano with a magical Christmas atmosphere, handicraft products, Christmas carols and mulled wine on the town hall square of San Michele

  • "Christmas in Cornaiano" with 30 works of art made from the boards of old wine barrels according to the motto "Wine Meets Christmas: An Artful Journey through Girlan"

  • "Renon Christmas Train Market" in Soprabolzano and Collalbo, a special Christmas Market along the track of the "Renon Train" with concerts, sweets and an entertainment programme

  • "Corvara Christmas Market" in the Alta Badia with a Christmas Market called "Marcé da Nadé" on the main square, handicraft and a life-size nativity scene

  • "Christmas at the Park" in Rasun di Sotto, a small Christmas Market in front of the majestic backdrop of the snow-capped peaks of the Vedrette di Ries Group with music and mulled wine

  • "Christmas in the Dolomites" in the alleys of San Candido in the Upper Val Pusteria, a cosy Christmas Market offering local handicraft and traditions

These special Christmas Markets, however, based on naturalness and warmth, are opened on just one or two weekends in the Advent period:

  • "Glorenza Advent Market" - according to the motto "lights, scents, sounds" - takes place within the medieval walls of the smallest town of South Tyrol

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