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Experience

Christmas Markets in Småland

Discover all types of Christmas sweets, food from locally produced goods, beautiful handcrafted items and much more at a Christmas market in Småland this year. Here are some tips, just for you!

Huseby Julmarknad
Huseby Julmarknad

Smålandsjul at Huseby Bruk

9 – 17 November
During November, around 30,000 people visit Huseby during the annual Christmas fair, which is the largest in the Nordic region. Every evening, 500 outdoor torches and 200 Christmas trees light up the estate and spread an amazing atmosphere. The market offers delicacies from the country's best small-scale craftsmen and you will find unique craftsmanship created by skilled craftsmen and designers – perfect to give away as Christmas gifts.

Christmas in Kosta

9 November – 30 December
On November 9, this year's Christmas market in Kosta opens. Find your Christmas spirit in the Winter Wonderland that is filled with snow and imagination. Try the pickled herring made on Kosta's own recipe. With everything from performing artists and author events to amazing glass shows, you are guaranteed an eventful Christmas experience.

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Christmas fair at Kalmar Castle

28 November - 1 December
Going to the Christmas fair at Kalmar Castle has become a tradition, and visitors come from far away. The Christmas fair at Kalmar Castle is one of Sweden's most atmospheric fairs and also one of the largest. Many of the exhibitors are locals, but the rest of the country is also represented. During the fair days, many surrounding activities also take place. Go and listen to atmospheric Christmas music in the Castle Church or see various performances related to winter and Christmas time.

Astrid Lindgrens Näs
Astrid Lindgrens Näs. © Vimmerby

Christmas market in the wooden town Eksjö

7 December - 8 December
Eksjö Christmas takes you back in time to a market a 100 years ago. Feel the scent of mulled wine and freshly molded candles, listen to the clatter of horse hoofs against the hard snow, and see how solid craftsmanship is practiced. You will find a large selection of Christmas treats: marzipan, bread, smoked fish and sausage, pasties, cheesecake, chocolate and more. The Christmas market ends with a festive fire show at Norra Åbron.

Christmas market at Astrid Lindgrens Näs

13 - 15 December
There is probably no one that has described Christmas better than Astrid Lindgren. Her images of anticipation, spreading joy and beauty, are forever etched into our consciousness. Now you have the chance to experience the Christmas magic at Astrid Lindgrens Näs. Enjoy a very special Christmas market with lots of food and crafts, manufacturing and other inventions.