Millions of lights at Liseberg amusement park.

Christmas at Liseberg

Amusment park Liseberg is Sweden’s most popular tourist attraction, and their Christmas market is one of the yearly highlights in Gothenburg. Stroll through the park, surrounded by millions of lights and browse through over 80 stalls selling everything from socks to sweets. Christmas at Liseberg opens November 18.

Kronhuset is one of Gothenburg’s oldest buildings.


In Kronhuset and Kronhusbodarna you can experience genuine craftsmanship, good food and drinks as well as cultural events in the historic heart of Gothenburg. Each weekend has Christmas markets with different themes: second hand and re-make, local arts and crafts, Lucia-celebrations and self-designed products by students from HDK-Valand (University of Design and Art).

Christmas walk on archipelago island Brännö

On December 4, the entire island of Brännö becomes a Christmas market, as barns and verandas welcome you with mulled wine, pastries, handicraft and more.

Christmas in cosy Haga is one of Gothenburg’s most popular Christmas markets. Credit: Happy Visuals

Christmas in Haga

The Christmas market in cosy neighbourhood Haga is a Christmas highlight. Market stalls line the cobbled street Haga Nygata, the shops are decked out with Christmas decorations, and the sounds and scents of Christmas are all around. Christmas in Haga is held every sunday in Advent, starting November 27.

Christmas market in shopping centre Nordstan

In shopping centre Nordstan you will find more than 200 shops conveniently located underneath the same roof. December 1–23, the shops will be accompanied by a wide range of vendors for the annual Christmas markets. There will also be a Christmas stage with daily performances, and Santa Claus himself will stop by.

Christmas market at Nääs Fabriker

Nääs Fabriker welcomes you to visit their beautiful mill town decorated for Christmas. The Christmas market offers good food, crafts, delicacies, shopping and activities for the whole family.

Christmas market in Kville Saluhall (Kville market hall)

The Christmas market “Kvillejul” at Kville market hall has quickly become a popular tradition among locals in Kvillebäcken and visitors from all over Gothenburg. The market has everything from food and delicacies to handicraft and Christmas trees that have been grown nearby.

Combine Christmas and history at impressive Bohus Fortress.

Christmas market at Bohus fortress

The impressive medival fortress Bohus is filled with the scents, sounds and lights of Christmas that gives you that warm Christmas feeling! Visit the market at Bohus Fortress in Kungälv, just north of the Gothenburg city centre, December 10.

HDK-Valand’s Christmas market

The students at HDK-Valand are hosting this year’s Christmas market together with Kronhuset Kreativ Arena and La Vaca Loca.

Christmas market at Chapmans Torg

It’s not a classic Christmas market, but you still don’t want to miss Majorna’s coziest Christmas festival when the organization “Chapman United” invites you to warmth and light on the square Chapmans Torg. Several places in and around the square have joined forces and are arranging food, drinks, culture and music on 10 December.

Reveljens Christmas market

From November 27, Reveljen invites you to experience everything that is Christmas. There will be lots of Christmas atmosphere with exhibitors, good food and drinks and fun activities for both the younger and the older ones. Reveljen is located in the Nya varvet area, just west of Röda Sten.

Christmas market at Tjolöholm Castle

Bring family and friends to the Christmas market at Tjolöholm Castle outside Kungsbacka. In addition to discovering the magical Tudor-style castle, here you can take part in a Christmas gift hunt, experience fire shows and taste Christmas-inspired food and drink. The Christmas market is open between 12:00 PM and 8:00 PM on weekdays and between 10:00 AM and 6:00 PM on weekends and on the dates 11-13, 18-20 and 24-27 November.

Christmas market at Gunnebo Castle

At Gunnebo Slott, which you’ll find in Mölndal just outside of Gothenburg, you can enjoy enchanting indoor and outdoor environments, and a Christmas market with warming food and drink and activities for the whole family. Open between 20-21 and 27-28 November from 11 am to 4 pm.

à la London Christmas Design Market

This is not a traditional Christmas market with elves and roasted chestnuts. At à la London, you will instead find stylish, smart, fun and unique Christmas gifts with a focus on design to put under the tree. Perfect for the modern Santa!

Christmas in Kvarnbyn

Gothenburg neighbouring city Mölndal is celebrating its 100th anniversary this year. Visit Christmas in Kvarnbyn November 26–27, where a Christmas experience is created in the historic industrial environment and Christmas is celebrated as if it were 1922.

The Archipelago in Advent

If you’re looking for Christmas cosy by the sea, you’ll find Klåva’s own Christmas market on Hönö, which takes place on the first Advent weekend every year. Here you can, among other things, do Christmas shopping, enjoy good food and activate the children with fun Christmas activities.