This is one of the largest and most beautiful Christmas markets in Germany, with around 250 stalls on the city's historical market square. Attractions include the fairytale forest, the Old Leipzig medieval market, the world's largest free-standing Advent calendar, the grand parade by miners' bands, daily trumpet fanfares, Christmas concerts featuring St. Thomas's choir, and performances of Bach's Christmas Oratorio in the city's churches.
Christmas market - opening times
26 Nov - 22 Dec 2013
10am - 9pm daily
Opens 26 Nov at 5pm