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.

Millions of lights at Liseberg amusement park.

Julmarknad på 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 19.

Christmas walk on archipelago island Brännö

On December 5, the entire island of Brännö becomes a Christmas market, as barns and verandas welcome you with mulled wine, pastries, handicraft and more.

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.. Kronhusjul starts November 27 and ends December 23.

Christmas market in Kville Saluhall (Kville market hall)

The Christmas market “Kvillejul” at Kville market hall has quickly become a has become a popular tradition among locals in Kvillebäcken and visitors from all over Gothenburg. The market, held on December 11, 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 11.

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. Visit Kronhuset on December 13 for a market full of unique art and design.