Christmas Market at the Mayor’s Yard

Tid: December 1 – 3 and 8 – 10, 2017
Sted: The Mayor's Yard

Charming fair booths, the fatted Christmas pig, baked goods and live music. Visit the Mayor’s Yard during Christmas in the Old Royal Town! 

The Mayor’s Yard is filled with life during Christmas in the Old Royal Town – the first two weekends of December. Come on in and experience a renaissance Christmas.

Program

Friday, December 1

Saturday, December 2

  • 10 AM – 6 PM: Christmas stalls: Visit the charming fair booths. Maybe your will find a little thing for the Christmas stocking? Christmas workshop at the Costume Guild Hall. The blacksmith will hammer away at his old forge. Mads Nisse (the elf/gnome) is playing tricks and games in the Mayor’s Yard. We make Christmas cookies in the old kitchen.
  • 10 AM – 4 PM: Live music.
  • 2 – 2:30 PM: Nisse Posse visits the Mayor’s Yard.
  • 10:30 AM and 12:30 PM: Come and hear a fairytale.

Sunday, December 3

  • 10 AM – 4 PM: Christmas stalls: Visit the charming fair booths. Maybe your will find a little thing for the Christmas stocking? Christmas workshop at the Costume Guild Hall. The blacksmith will hammer away at his old forge. Mads Nisse (the elf/gnome) is playing tricks and games in the Mayor’s Yard. We make Christmas cookies in the old kitchen.
  • 10 AM – 4 PM: Live music.
  • 1 PM and 3 PM: Come and hear a fairytale.

Friday, December 8

  • Open from 11 AM to 8 PM.

Saturday, December 9

  • 10 AM – 6 PM: Christmas stalls: Visit the charming fair booths. Maybe your will find a little thing for the Christmas stocking? Christmas workshop at the Costume Guild Hall. The blacksmith will hammer away at his old forge. Mads Nisse (the elf/gnome) is playing tricks and games in the Mayor’s Yard. Christmas in the King’s Food Cupboard: We have Cumberland (medister) sausage and black pudding and much more just like in the olden days.
  • 10 AM – 4 PM: Live music.
  • 11 AM, 1 PM, 3 PM and 5 PM: Come and hear a fairytale.
  • 12 – 3 PM: Come and taste the fatted Christmas pig! Experience all the delicious dishes made from the Christmas pig.

Sunday, December 10

  • 10 AM – 4 PM: Christmas stalls: Visit the charming fair booths. Maybe your will find a little thing for the Christmas stocking? Christmas workshop at the Costume Guild Hall. The blacksmith will hammer away at his old forge. Mads Nisse (the elf/gnome) is playing tricks and games in the Mayor’s Yard. We make Christmas cookies in the old kitchen.
  • 10 AM – 4 PM: Live music.
  • 11 AM, 1 PM and 3 PM: Come and hear a fairytale.
  • 2 – 2:30 PM: Nisse Posse visits the Mayor’s Yard.

 

See the exhibition Lerche. It is open from November 24 to December 22.

News

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Twenty-two volunteer guides will contribute to telling the story about the castle project, while construction is underway.