Christmas Markets in Warmia and Mazury
9th Christmas Market in Olsztyn
From 14th to 17th of December, the Olsztyn`s Old Town will be filled with festively decorated stalls and exhibitors with specially selected assortment: handicrafts, delicacies, Christmas decorations. For four days Olsztyn will be a magical place full of winter attractions. In the Christmas holiday season, you will be able to go for shopping in the Christmas atmosphere.
In Olsztyn you can listen to music, watch street performers, and even ... meet Santa Claus from Lapland. The annual visit of the favorite saint is a result of promotional cooperation Olsztyn with partner town Rovaniemi in Finland. St. Santa Claus will traditionally visit the youngest patients of Olsztyn hospitals.
Christmas Market in Olsztynek
The Open-Air Museum in Olsztynek invites you to a Christmas workshop where you will be able to decorate gingerbread, make Christmas decorations for Christmas tree and Santa Claus elves. On the stalls you will find ornaments, Christmas decorations, traditional products, spices and herbs, hand-made toys and sweets. There will be also great opportunity to choose the right Christmas tree.
The artistic part of the event will take place at the Municipal Cultural Center in Olsztynek. The crown of the Fair will be "Living Nativity Scene". The youngest inhabitants of the Olsztynek Commune will be playing Biblical characters. At. At 16:00 the Olsztyn Christmas tree and the Christmas lights will light up.