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Christmas atmosphere and cosiness in Kolding

Christmas time is cozy time. In Kolding you will find experiences for everyone. You have the opportunity to experience the Kolding Light Festival, which will shine on Kolding the first weekend in December. Get into the Christmas spirit with the many Christmas concerts in different places in Kolding or experience a Christmas decorated Kolding Storcenter and the beautiful Christmas lighting in kolding city's many pedestrian streets

Christmas shopping in Kolding

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Shopping in Kolding City

In December, the shops downtown will be open from 10-18 on weekdays, weekends 10-16. Take a walk through the streets and experience the lovely Christmas atmosphere and the beautiful Christmas lights

Kolding Storcenter December
Kolding Storcenter

If the weather is not for outdoor shopping, Kolding Storcenter has as many as 124 shops you can choose from. The shops are open for Christmas from 10-20 almost every day throughout December.

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Shopping in Vamdrup

A nice walk in the streets of Vamdrup, shop in the local shops and support locally.

Christmas activities in Kolding

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Santa's arrival

Of course, Santa Claus will also come to Kolding this year - Meet Santa Claus when he arrives sailing to Kolding harbor on Friday 19 November at 16:30.

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Christmas market at Koldinghus

At Koldinghus, the Christmas atmosphere is absolutely fantastic! On weekends 3-5. December, Koldinghus holds their unique Christmas market, where you can find stalls with quality goods around the halls of castles. A wide selection of crafts, Christmas decorations, local food, clothes, jewelry and much more.

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Christmas market in Geographical Garden

The 20th-21st November 2021 you can visit the sustainable Christmas market in Geographical Garden. Here will be lots of activities, stalls with great ideas for Christmas gifts and goodies. There will be music, cozy Christmas atmosphere with Santa Claus, the opportunity to buy apple pies and much more.

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Christmas market at Trapholt

This year's Christmas market at Trapholt takes place on 27 and 28 November. Here you will find 50 of the most talented artisans and designers Denmark has to offer. They will all be there in person and sell their unique products in glass, beauty and textiles etc. Read more and book your ticket here

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Christmas bazaar at the Design School in Kolding

On Friday and Saturday 26 and 27 November, you can visit Kolding Design School and buy unique Christmas gifts - here will be 125 stalls with prints, textiles, jewelery and much, much more. The school canteen is also open where you can buy something sweet for the palate. Admission 20kr.

Christmas in Christiansfeld

Feel the very special Christmas atmosphere in Christiansfeld during the Christmas month, when the beautiful Advent stars decorate the city, and the scent of the delicious gingerbread fills the old beautiful streets. Also experience the very special Christmas traditions associated with the Brethren and shop locally made goods in the small shops in the city. 

The Christiansfeld star
For many years, Christiansfeld has used a very special Advent star made of paper with 25 tips. It is manufactured in Herrnhut and is used in many places in Germany. The star is lighted by an electric bulb and is available in white, red and yellow.
 

Christmas in Kolding

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Santa Claus is visiting Kolding

In December, this year you will meet Santa Claus around the streets of Kolding - he will tell Christmas stories and where you can hang your Christmas socks. They are to be hung in one of the city's many shops this year and not in Santa's house.

Stay the night

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A little extra Christmas coziness ....

If you can not get enough of the Christmas atmosphere in Kolding at all, then stay a little longer. Kolding's accommodations are ready to welcome you in the month of December where cosiness and relaxation are high on the wish list ....

Other accommodation in Kolding

Danhostel by night Kolding

In Kolding you will find many options for accommodation, small cozy Bed & Breakfast, Hostel or what about a cozy farm holiday but lots of animals and nature - see them all here