Christmas market in Gammelstad

2021-12-04 – 2021-12-05 | Christmas market in Gammelstad

Are you tired of the holiday stress? Come and experience genuine Christmas spirit in Gammelstad instead! Here you can meet Father and Mother Christmas, ride on a sled, go on a “story-tour”, and of course experience a different Christmas market with carefully selected exhibitors.

The Christmas market of Gammelstad is one of Sweden’s foremost Christmas markets and always take place around the second advent weekend in December.  But what is it that differentiates our Christmas market from others?

Well, here you have a unique opportunity to get a taste of one of the year’s biggest holidays in a wonderfully warm atmosphere that really breathes Christmas. The fact that we arrange our Christmas market in an old-fashioned environment, around the world heritage of Gammelstad with its medieval church and hundreds of red church cottages stand out and beat most other experiences.

A fine experience for you

Here the advent candles shine through the aged windows of the church cottages, the church awakes and the market exhibitors of Hägnan stands ready to receive visitors. During the market approximately 70 exhibitors participates that offer a wide selection of food and handcrafts of different variations.

We hold high demands on what is being sold, the products should keep a high class and quality and that is why the exhibitors needs to present what they are going to sell before they come to us. Furthermore, we do additional samplings during the market to give you the finest experience possible.

A selection of fun and educational activities

During the Christmas market you can find multiple of fun activities to do in Gammelstad. In “Storgården” located at Hägnan you can do a time travel and end up in the middle of the holiday preparations at a wealthy peasant family during the 1800’s in Norrbotten.

Moreover, you will find Father and Mother Christmas, who the children can give their wish lists to. For those of you who want to experience some excitement we recommend our “story-tour” that is free of charge, but with a small cost you can also ride a horse and sled, if the surface and weather allows.

Come to Gammelstad in holy Christmastime.

Doesn’t it sound like a different, fine and exciting experience? Just come to Gammelstad during the Christmastime. We will give you everything you need for a fine and warm experience in a spectacular environment. All in holy Christmastime. Welcome!