Advent markets in
the city of Salzburg

Advent in Salzburg

Advent market in the courtyard of Hohensalzburg Fortress

Nov. 24  - Dec. 17, 2017

Advent high above the city's rooftops - A charming Advent market will be held high above the city's rooftops in the courtyard of Hohensalzburg Fortress. Whether you arrive on foot or by funicular – it affords a stunning view of Salzburg and its Christmas decorations. Countless market booths and a colorful entertainment program transform the medieval castle courtyard into an enchanting marketplace offering local handicrafts, exceptional gift ideas and culinary delicacies. Children will have fun making their own apple-men, straw stars, ice flowers, angels, gift tags and many other objects. Brass concerts and dance music add to the festive spirit of the season. The traditional "Christ Child Salute" by the Armed Fortress Guild will take place at noon on December 24.


Sternadvent with Winter Market
Sternadvent Nov 23 - Dec 6, 2017

Hand-painted Christmas ornaments, elaborate holiday decor, handcrafted candles, porcelain angels and many other gift ideas can be found at the enchanting Christmas market at Sternarkaden.


Advent at Stiegl Brewery
Nov. 23 - Dec. 17, 2017
Romantic Advent market in the inner courtyard at Stiegl Brauwelt with beer specialties such as mulled or bock beer, elegant arts and crafts, background music and festive events.


Advent market at the Franziskischlössl/Courtyard

Nov. 25 – Dec. 17, 2017
Advent market featuring special delicacies from the Austrian "Genussregionen" as well as traditional handicrafts. A wonderful opportunity to pamper your palate and enjoy dining around an open fire during the pre-Christmas season.

Shuttle service from 1 pm, from/to Linzer Gasse/Gablerbräu

Opening hours: Sat and Sun, from 11 am - 6 pm


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