Christmas in Dresden Elbland

590th Striezelmarkt and other Christmas highlights!

Discover Christmas

The 590th Striezelmarkt will take place from 27 November to 24 December 2024

Festive Christmas spirit, lots of contemplation and even more twinkling lights. Traditional and festive, in the centre of the magnificent city. Small, refined and informal, outdoors on estates and in the surrounding countryside: the pre-Christmas season in Dresden Elbland is a gift for everyone - lovingly wrapped and full of wonderful surprises. In Dresden alone, 10 very different Christmas markets cast their magic over the city. And then there are the many wonderful Advent and Christmas markets in the Elbland region. What's going on? Have a look right now!

„The three tastiest fruits of the Christmas season are silence, love and contemplation.”

Arthur Lindner

© Sebastian Weingart (DML-BY)

Experience the 590th Striezelmarkt!

27 November to 24 December 2024

Glittering lights, twinkling stars, shining children's eyes, the smell of mulled wine and gingerbread, Christmas carols. The 590th Dresden Striezelmarkt is Germany's oldest Christmas market! Look forward to strolling around, snacking and finding presents. Wooden art from the Ore Mountains, Lusatian blue print fabrics, Herrnhut stars. Of course, you can't miss a piece of original Dresden Christmas stollen in the light of the giant Erzgebirge pyramid.


Christmas in Dresden Elbland

Discover these romantic Christmas markets

Welcome to the heart of Christmassy Saxony, where the festive spirit is in the air and the beauty of Dresden Elbland is transformed into a sparkling winter wonderland. Experience the pre-Christmas season in this unique region, which offers a perfect blend of tradition and contemporary culture.

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