Christmas in Leipzig and the Region
Leipzig Christmas Market
Leipzig Christmas market dates all the way back to 1458. Its six areas are set in chime with the fascinating historical scenery of the Leipzig city centre. With more than 250 twinkling stalls embedded harmoniously in the historic centre, Leipzig Christmas market is not only one of the oldest but also one of the largest Christmas markets in Germany. Visitors are offered a multitude of festive delights.
Opening hours 2020
24 November 23 December 2020
The festive opening of the Christmas Market will take place on 24 November at 5:00 pm on Leipzig's market square.
Christmas market daily opening hours:
Sunday to Thursday 10:00 am to 9:00 pm
Friday and Saturday from 10:00 am to 10:00 pm
Differing opening hours:
24 November 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm
23 December: 10:00 am to 8:00 pm (only at market square)