Christmas Market at the Market Square

Every year, the atmospheric Christmas Market offers fun for the whole family and brings a Christmas mood to the whole of Lappeenranta.
At the Christmas market, you can shop and enjoy the entertainment, Christmas treats, and warm drinks, soak up the Christmas spirit, and let yourself be filled with anticipation for Christmas.
The Christmas Market hosts various Christmas-themed performances, events, and, of course, a visit from Santa Claus.
This year, the traditional Lappeenranta Christmas Market is held at the Market Square, in the heart of the city, from 2nd of December to 22nd of December.
Open on Mon - Fri from 10 am to 5 pm and Sat - Sun from 10 am to 2 pm.

Events at the Christmas market

Saturday 2.12. 10AM-2PM Grand opening of the Christmas market

Horseback riding
Playful elfhunt for children
Seppo Äikäs, singing Christmas songs together
Art school Estradi's theater group performs
Santa Claus and his elves visit the Market!

Saturday 9.12. 12PM-2PM

Declaration of Animals' Christmas peace (South-Eastern Finland Animal Welfare Association)

Sunday 10.12. 12PM-1PM

Charity Christmas porridge (Lappeenrannan Energia ja SaiPa)

Fri-Sun 15.-17.12. Market Square's Great Christmas Market weekend

Merchants, festive atmosphere, gift ideas and Christmas delicacies! Music and other performances

Additional program

Tue-Fri 12 PM Elf-choir of Kimpinen school

Sat-Sun 12 PM Starboys' singing procession

Sat-Sun 10AM-2PM  Santa Claus visits the Market

Sat-Sun 11 AM Christmas choir