From November 24, 2023,
Christmas festivities take hold in the Pays de Haguenau

The magic and sweetness of Christmas... in Alsace!

On the occasion of the time ofAdvent, towns and villages all around Haguenau will adorn themselves with lights and decorations, artists in their workshops. will put the finishing touches on their creations, food artisans will work to prepare treats Christmas and festive dishes. Many events will take place throughout the territory: Christmas markets, concerts, storytelling, nativity scenes exhibitions in churches...

Thus, the tradition of Alsatian Christmas will continue to Val de Moder where the Popular Image Museum will reserve Christmas workshops Asked children around manufacturing de crowns de l 'Advent or bowls de Holidays in paper.

À Bischwiller, christmas village will be installed as soon as Friday December 8 for two weekends in the heart of the city, on the Place de la Mairie where Sint-Niklaas will parade on its illuminated carriage and his procession de lanterns.

The magic will also work Schweighouse-sur-Moder to the nightfall all Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays and Wednesdays December 6 and 13 : the Villa Park s'will illuminate and will make young and old alike experience a immersive walk at the heart oflight and sound works.

Brumath will not be left out and will invite you to discover the Saturday 2 and Sunday 3 December of typical chalets and different standslocal crafts and de culinary specialties, in addition to numerous activities ranging from shows to the lighting of Christmas decorations.

Christmas in Haguenau, a delicious experience

From November 24 until December 30, 2023, the city of Barbarossa puts on its festive clothes! A fifty chalets decorated and illuminated Christmas 5 city squares will propose authentic and artisanal products. The city center will be adorned with a thousand colors in a magical atmosphere and decor: Christmas in Haguenau has all the ingredients of an Alsatian Christmas, with the added charm of a preserved, friendly and family destination !

The only Christmas market in northern Alsace open every day for 5 weeks (except 25/12), this Christmas market will be punctuated by numerous meetings of concerts,exhibitions, tales or ofanimations various. An ideal place to find, share, and enjoy a mulled wine !

Smell the intoxicating scent ofOrange and cannelle,anise and cardamon which escape from the pots... Or taste our famous "bredele", little Christmas shortbread cookies that come in endless varieties! While the parents enjoy the meal, the children enjoy the wooden merry-go-round…A great opportunity to take advantage of in family of this magical atmosphere. The right time for to stroll from chalet to chalet and find the gift ideal to place under the fir.


To discover and experience from November 24, 2023, just 25 minutes from Strasbourg!

Consult the Christmas activities brochure

Christmas diary


Article written by:

Tourist Office of Pays de Hagenau

the Tourist Office
of the Land of Haguenau
Tourist Office of the Pays de Haguenau

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