Christmas Markets in Lutherstadt Wittenberg

Willkommen beim Wittenberger Weihnachtsmarkt

Christmas magic in Lutherstadt Wittenberg from the 21nd of November to the 29th of December 2022

A white snow cover gently envelops the church spire tops, roofs and streets, a warm light illuminates the city. The historic buildings of Lutherstadt Wittenberg glow in a special way at the festive Christmas season. Engaged with the church tradition, the Christmas festival in Lutherstadt Wittenberg is celebrated with festive events and numerous Christmas markers. Wander through the solemnly decorated Lutherstadt Wittenberg, enjoy a unique atmosphere in the over 700 year old city of Luther and let yourself be enchanted by Christmas fragrances, lights and sounds. 

Wittenberg Christmas Market

All around the unique backdrop of the Wittenberg market, almond burners, mulled wine merchants and craftsmen offer their Christmas goods in small wooden houses. Stroll past glittering Christmas trees, pyramids and carousels- a highlight for all the senses.

Weihnachtsmarkt auf dem Marktplatz Wittenberg

Opening hours
21 November to 29 December 2022
Closed on 24 and 25 December 2022

06886 Lutherstadt Wittenberg

Market of beautiful things

This year, the market of the beautiful things opens for the 17th time. As in recent years, the workshops of the Kunsthofes Markt 4, the Cranachhof am Markt and the Cranachhof, Schlossstr. 1, numerous reginal and superregional artists. Thus, professional artists and artisans from near and far will offer high-quality and imaginative items for sale in the historical rooms of the Cranach-houses and on their historic courtyards. This gives the visitors the unique opportunity to purchase non-everyday Christmas gifts and enjoy culinary delights.

Opening hours
25. - 27.11.2022

Cranach Courtyards
Markt 4 & Schlosstraße 1
06886 Lutherstadt Wittenberg

Der Markt der schönen Dinge

Market of Clubs

The Christmas market of the clubs takes place on the church square of the town church of St. Mary. There is a stage decorated with bright lights and Christmas trees to enjoy the varied program: from dance groups, puppet theater to reflective organ and brass music, the right offer is there for every taste.

Church square of the Church of St. Mary
06886 Lutherstadt Wittenberg

Opening hours
2nd - 4th December 2022

Möllensdorfer Forest Christmas Market

In the middle of the forest, which once belonged to Lucas Cranach, the famous painter and mayor of Wittenberg, the Möllensdorfer Weihnachtsmarkt takes place on all the Advent weekends. The approximately 50 lovingly designed stands are built on forest paths and await the visitors with all sorts of regional crafts, delicious mulled wine, pre-Christmas sweets and the traditional Möllensdorfer Christmas sausage. There is also something for the little ones: a petting zoo, Christmas carnivals, pony rides, a carousel and a small railway can be admired and explored. On stage, an entertaining cultural program takes place at 3pm and 5pm.