Events Advent season Hamburg
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Events in Advent

Enjoy the pre-Christmas season

Hamburg has many events to offer during the Christmas season. In addition to the many cosy Christmas markets throughout the city, there are spectacular shows, enchanting fairy tales and exhibitions that sweeten the wait for Christmas Eve.

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On all Advent Saturdays Hamburg Christmas parade

In the weeks before Christmas, the shops, arcades and department stores once again regale their visitors with glittering lights, their windows present the most beautiful gift ideas to linger and dream about; the scent of cinnamon and roasted almonds…

Hamburg Christmas parade
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Fairytale ships on the Inner Alster

A special feature of our pre-Christmas harbour city are the Fairy-tale Ships for children. For over 33 years now, they have been thrilling children on the Inner Alster (Ballindamm). Each of the five ships offers its own programme free of charge.

Fairytale ships on the Inner Alster
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The most beautiful Christmas markets around Hamburg Christmas in the metropolitan region

When the Advent season begins, the towns and villages around the Hanseatic city lure you with their rustic and cosy Christmas markets, each with its own charm.

Christmas in the metropolitan region

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Ob Konzerte, Theaterstücke oder gemütliche kleine Weihnachtsmärkte, in Hamburg finden Sie erlebnisreiche Veranstaltungen für die ganze Familie.

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Legendary Schmidts Tivoli - Pompös
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Legendary Schmidts Tivoli - Pompös Kiez Theatre

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  • ticket for the show "Pompös" (German)
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König der Löwen Tickets

Disneys DER KÖNIG DER LÖWEN The world success in Hamburg

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Mamma Mia Hamburg Tickets
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MAMMA MIA! – The Musical Soon in Hamburg

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TINA TURNER Musical in Hamburg

TINA – The Tina Turner Musical The original by Tina Turner

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Pretty Woman Hamburg Tickets

PRETTY WOMAN – The Musical Fall in love again

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Weihnachten Hamburg
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Holy Hamburg Hamburg is so beautiful during Christmas time

It smells of mulled wine and freshly roasted almonds, above the town hall market Santa with his reindeer flies over the heads of the visitors and thousands of lights illuminate the Hanseatic city. That can only mean one thing: the Christmas magic has reached Hamburg. Discover the most sparkling season of the year in Hamburg!

Hamburg is so beautiful during Christmas time
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Shopping what the bags carry Christmas Shopping

Christmas time is not only a time for contemplative gatherings with family and friends, but also for shopping. Take your time and enjoy a stroll through Hamburg's shopping streets.

Christmas Shopping
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Winter wonderland Christmas markets in Hamburg

The Advent season in Hamburg would not be the same without its enchanting Christmas markets. At the most famous Christmas markets you can experience the whole range of pre-Christmas delights with all your senses. Here no one can escape the magic of Christmas Eve.

Christmas markets in Hamburg

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