Each year during Advent Season, the old town of Kufstein is transformed into a magical Christmas wonderland, towered by the illuminated Fortress. Soak up the sights, smells and sounds of the season as you wander around the historic town.
Christmas is in the air at the Town Park of Kufstein: Visitors can stroll around tastefully decorated stalls stacked with fine handicrafts and other articles that make wonderful Christmas presents and soak up the enjoyable atmosphere. Delectable signature foods of Tirol and daily live acts ensure an experience of a very special kind in Kufstein. Activities for little ones include bread baking by the open fire, pony riding, carousel rides and storytelling.
The colorful and glittering world of bright Christmas lights and around 40 festively decorated stalls at the covered outdoor area of the historic Fortress creates the perfect atmosphere for shopping and strolling during the four weekends in Advent. This is a true inside tip for finding outstanding souvenirs and Christmas presents for loved ones, including authentic and elaborate Tirol handicrafts and glittering Christmas tree decorations. Little ones can try their hands at cookie baking and seasonal crafts.
Kufstein Christmas Market Highlights
- The Christmas Enchantment staged on Kufstein Fortress recalls memories of childhood days on the weekends of Advent Season from 11:00am to 6:00pm
- The Town Park at the center of Kufstein turns into a really breathtaking Advent wonderland from November 29 to December 22, 2019, including stalls stacked with fine handicrafts, delectable treats of the season, kids activity programs and live acts on the weekends (daily except Mondays)
- One special event is the arrival of St Nicholas and his entourage on December 05, 2019, bringing sweet gifts to the well-behaved little girls and boys in the Old Town of Kufstein by 4:30pm
- Play to celebrate the 200th anniversary of “Silent Night, Holy Night”: December 07, 2019 at 6:30pm