Štyavnyca Christmas Fair

Location: Banskobystrický kraj, okres Banská Štiavnica, Banská Štiavnica

GPS: N48°27'30'' E18°53'45''

Venue: Banská Štiavnica

Date: 12/11/2015 - 12/12/2015

Event type: gastronomic event, market, Christmas, TOP Event, event for children

The 12th year of the traditional Štyavnyca Christmas Fair will take place from11 and 12 December 2015 in the Kammerhof courtyard.

Visitors can look forward to an unrepeatable pre-Christmas atmosphere made special by the aroma of traditional Christmas specialities (sauerkraut soup, Christmas wafers, sausages, KRAMPAMPULA...), the sale of Christmas trees, original products from the workshops of skilled craftsmen. A rich cultural programme is waiting for your as well, featuring the baking of wafers in a historic cast in the fire, lead casting, St. Lucy’s customs (customs and superstitions typical on St. Lucy's day), a live nativity scene, performances by children from kindergartens and the town’s elementary school and Elementary School of Arts, and so much more.

Source: Slovenské banské múzeum