From 18th November to 22nd December 2023
Visit Poznan Christmas Market, the Best Christmas Markets in Poland. Poznań Christmas Market is located in the center of Poznań, opposite "Dworzec Zachodni" Railway Station, on historic square „Plac Powszechnej Wystawy Krajowej” and is surrounded by the most representative buildings of MTP Poznań Expo.
The unique atmosphere of the Christmas Market at the Fair is created by extraordinary holiday decorations and light illuminations (over 43,000 LED Lights). Our Visitors can find over 20 light decorations and photo spots, a 16-meter Christmas tree, a beautiful Ferris wheel (over 30 meters), the city's only outdoor ice rink, and a rich selection of shopping and gastronomic options (over 70). The festive scene of our Christmas Market invites all guests to free concerts, performances, and animations for children. Participation in the event is free of charge.
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PURO Poznań ★★★★
250 m from the Old Market Square
Perfect location, clean, boutique style
Park Inn by Radisson ★★★★
300 m from City Hall
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Sheraton Poznan Hotel ★★★★★
850 m away from Poznań Railway Station
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Hampton by Hilton ★★★★
5-minute walk from Old Market Square
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Old Town Square is 100 m away
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Tours & Activities
Christmas in Poznan
Top things to do
for Christmas in Poznan
Fantastic attractions for both the younger and older visitors:
• beautiful Ferris Wheel with a view of the city skyline
• outdoor ice rink with a lighted canopy + ice disco on fridays
• tubing rides
• Santa's sleigh flight symulator
• Santa's cottage, where children can meet Santa Claus and take a beautiful photo together
• talking in the regional dialect, "Łoś Marcin" (Elk Marcin)
• a multitude of beautiful light installations and photo spots
• a festive scene with a rich repertoire
Treats and gifts
Market visitors can expect a rich gastronomic and shopping offer (over 70 exhibitors). We emphasize local products, regional crafts, and the artistic richness of our region. Guests of the Market have the opportunity to enjoy hot beverages, taste holiday treats, and spend a pleasant time in a festive atmosphere.
What kinds of treats do market guests try? Local cheeses, honey, perogi and many more.
And what types of gifts can visitors find at the Christmas Market? Jewelry, socks, soy candles and also – many many more.
Our Christmas scene offers unique and free live music concerts! Every weekend features a rich program of performances and concerts for children. The first weekend of the Market always includes a concert by a Polish celebrity, and the Christmas tree is lit as part of an exciting show.
On December 9-10, 2022, we hosted the Poznań Ice Festival. The festival is listed by the Ice Carving World Championship as one of the competitions on the World Ice Sculpture Association's calendar. Several dozen sculptors compete in three competitions: Small Sculpture Competition; Speed Ice Carving and Main Competition.
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