A Very Gay Christmas – 16 Markets & Events not to miss in 2018

  • 16 Christmas Markets & Events not to be missed!

    From Magical German Markets to the Uber Gay Festivals in Palm Springs & Provincetown, here’s our naughty & nice list of where to go to get in the Christmas Spirit!

    Christmas in Europe

Get in the Christmas Spirit with a trip to some of the top Christmas markets in Europe and beyond! From the uber-gay “Pink Christmas in Munich to the crazy Santa runs at Holly Folly in Provincetown, warm up with some gluehwein and enjoy the most wonderful time of the year!

Birmingham German Christmas Markets

Birmingham German Christmas Markets

From: Nov. 04.2021 - To: Dec. 22.2021
The Birmingham Frankfurt Christmas Market is the largest authentic German Market outside of Germany and Austria and brings a fabulous festive atmosphere to the city.
Budapest Christmas Markets

Budapest Christmas Markets

From: Nov. 05.2021 - To: Jan. 01.2022
Budapest is full of Christmas markets, which usually open around mid November and close at the end of December (December 31) each year.
Smokey Mountain Christmas

Smokey Mountain Christmas

From: Nov. 06.2021 - To: Jan. 02.2022
Smokey Mountain Christmas once guests enter the gates, they understand why Dollywood’s is the perfect place to get into the Christmas spirit.
Glasgow Christmas Markets

Glasgow Christmas Markets

From: Nov. 06.2021 - To: Dec. 31.2021
The much-loved Glasgow Christmas Markets encompass a variety of colorful stalls, offering a selection of gifts, artisan products and global cuisine set in a festive village
Venice Christmas Markets

Venice Christmas Markets

From: Nov. 11.2021 - To: Jan. 07.2022
Highlights of December and January Christmas markets include shopping for gifts such as their world-renowned hand-blown glass, midnight Mass at St. Mark’s and fireworks on New Year’s Eve
Edinburgh Christmas Markets

Edinburgh Christmas Markets

From: Nov. 12.2021 - To: Jan. 05.2022
The European Christmas Market in Edinburgh takes place in East Princes St Gardens for a whole host of bespoke and traditional Christmas items!
Charleston Christmas & Holiday Festival of Lights

Charleston Christmas & Holiday Festival of Lights

From: Nov. 13.2021 - To: Dec. 31.2021
Christmas in Charleston is a magical occasion and the city is the perfect place to escape for a Winter Break.
Vienna Pink Christmas

Vienna Christmas Markets

From: Nov. 15.2021 - To: Dec. 23.2021
From the middle of November, Vienna's prettiest squares transform into magical Christmas markets.
Copenhagen Christmas Markets

Copenhagen Christmas Markets

From: Nov. 15.2021 - To: Jan. 03.2022
Copenhagen is a real Christmas city and oozes of atmosphere during Christmas. Tivoli Gardens' Christmas market is a must, and on top of that you will find many more Christmas markets and activities.
Amsterdam Christmas Markets

Amsterdam Christmas Markets

From: Nov. 15.2021 - To: Jan. 02.2022
The nights may be long and dark in winter, but you can always brighten up any day with a visit to a Christmas market in Amsterdam.
Heavenue

Heavenue - The Gay Christmas Market

From: Nov. 18.2021 - To: Dec. 23.2021
Heavenue is a produced by the same people who bring the "Sexy Cologne" parties to the city. The event is one of the highlights of Christmas in Cologne and features live shows and music every weekend
Denver Christmas Markets and Festive Holiday Attractions

Denver Christmas Markets and Festive Holiday Attractions

From: Nov. 19.2021 - To: Dec. 23.2021
The annual Christkindlmarket brings authentic German and European holiday traditions to Denver!
Strasbourg Christmas Markets

Strasbourg Christmas Markets

From: Nov. 19.2021 - To: Dec. 31.2021
It was in Strasbourg in 1570 that the very first edition of the oldest Christmas market in Europe took place, then called the "Christkindelsmärik" (market of the Infant Jesus)
Christmas in New York

Christmas in New York

From: Nov. 20.2021 - To: Jan. 01.2022
Every Christmas, thousands of New Yorkers (and tourists) travel to the bright and brilliant nexus of town: the Rockefeller Christmas Tree.
Atlanta Christkindl Market & Festive Attractions

Atlanta Christkindl Market & Festive Attractions

From: Nov. 20.2021 - To: Dec. 27.2021
the Atlanta Christkindl Market – the city's first and largest winter holiday festival at Centennial Olympic Park presented by the German American Cultural Foundation.

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