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CHRISTMAS FAIR - programme

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Photo: www.gdansk.pl

 

DECEMBER 1 / SATURDAY

 / Coal Market

11:00 AM - 7:00 PM  GDANSK FORESTERS BID YOU WELCOME

Fresh, delicious, eco-friendly burgers and other venison specialities, hunter's music played by the “Jantar” Hunting Band, lessons in tracking and identifying animal footprints, and workshops on creating magical, forest-scented Christmas decorations.

THIS IS A FOREST! The State Forests Stand – near the Highland Gate

 

5:00 PM - 6:30 PM     ELF PARADE – waiting for Santa!

Santa’s post and Santa’s postman

Organisers: Gdansk Archipelago of Culture, Feta Theatre

 

6:00 PM - 6:05 PM     For the first time at the Fair! A unique performance:

8:00 PM - 8:05 PM     A CHRISTMAS OF LIGHT – a light show with 3D elements, on the wall of the Torture Chamber Tower. Courtesy of the GPEC Group


4:00 PM                      / Forum Gdansk courtyard

WINTER TOBOGGANING CHAMPIONSHIP

Be the fastest to the bottom of the ice hill

Wonderful prizes await the winners: 1st place – a tablet and tickets to AmberSKy for the whole family, 2nd and 3rd place – double tickets to the observation wheel. Sign up for free on the day of the race – at the equipment rental near the Ice Hill. Partner: Gdansk Sport Centre


DECEMBER 2 / SUNDAY

/ Coal Market

11:00 AM - 7:00 PM  GDANSK FORESTERS BID YOU WELCOME!

Fresh, delicious, eco-friendly burgers and other venison specialities, hunter's music played by the “Jantar” Hunting Band, lessons in tracking and identifying animal footprints, and workshops on creating magical, forest-scented Christmas decorations.

THIS IS A FOREST! The State Forest Stand – near the Highland Gate

 

6:00 PM - 6:05 PM     For the first time at the Fair! A unique performance:

8:00 PM - 8:05 PM     A CHRISTMAS OF LIGHT – a light show with 3D elements, on the wall of the Torture Chamber Tower. Courtesy of the GPEC Group

 

3-4 DECEMBER / MONDAY, TUESDAY

/ Coal Market

5:00 PM - 6:30 PM     ELF PARADE – waiting for Santa!

Santa’s post and Santa’s postman

Organisers: Gdansk Archipelago of Culture, Feta Theatre

 

DECEMBER 5 / WEDNESDAY

/ Long Wharf, Green Bridge, Long Market

5:00 PM                      GDANSK CHRISTMAS TREE, GREETING SANTA

Santa Claus arrives in Gdansk and lights the lamps on the Gdansk Christmas Tree. Keep an eye out for Santa’s boat on the Motlawa!

Christmas tree decoration competition award ceremony

Organisers: City of Gdansk, Gdansk Christmas Tree Foundation, “Plama” Gdansk Archipelago of Archipelago of Culture


DECEMBER 6 / THURSDAY

/ Coal Market

5:00 PM - 6:30 PM     AN EVENING WITH SANTA – Where is he? Find the throne!

Organisers: Gdansk Archipelago of Culture, Feta Theatre

 

DECEMBER 8 / SATURDAY

/ Coal Market

1:00 PM - 6:00 PM     THE THRONE IS HERE, AND SO IS HE!

Looking for Santa! Here, there, everywhere!

 

6:00 PM - 6:05 PM     For the first time at the Fair! A unique performance:

8:00 PM - 8:05 PM     A CHRISTMAS OF LIGHT – a light show with 3D elements, on the wall of the Torture Chamber Tower. Courtesy of the GPEC Group


/ Forum Gdansk courtyard

4:00 PM                      WINTER TOBOGGANING CHAMPIONSHIP

Be the fastest to the bottom of the ice hill

Wonderful prizes await the winners: 1st place – a tablet and tickets to AmberSKy for the whole family, 2nd and 3rd place – double tickets to the observation wheel. Sign up for free on the day of the race – at the equipment rental near the Ice Hill. Partner: Gdansk Sport Centre

 

DECEMBER 9 / SUNDAY

/ Coal Market

1:00 PM - 6:00 PM     THE THRONE IS HERE, AND SO IS HE!

Looking for Santa! Here, there, everywhere!

 

6:00 PM - 6:05 PM     For the first time at the Fair! A unique performance:

8:00 PM - 8:05 PM     A CHRISTMAS OF LIGHT – a light show with 3D elements, on the wall of the Torture Chamber Tower. Courtesy of the GPEC Group


10-13 DECEMBER / MONDAY - THURSDAY

/ Coal Market

5:00 PM - 6:30 PM     THE SNOW QUEEN'S WINTER RETINUE with fairy tale characters

Organisers: Gdansk Archipelago of Culture, Feta Theatre


DECEMBER 15 / SATURDAY

/ Coal Market

1:00 PM - 6:00 PM     THE THRONE IS HERE, AND SO IS HE!

Looking for Santa! Here, there, everywhere!


3:00 PM                      ANGELS PLAYING FOR THE HOSPICE

Art Contest awards ceremony

 

3:30 PM                      CAROLLING BY THE “GDANSK” SONG AND DANCE TROUPE

                                    of the Gdansk Archipelago of Culture


 

6:00 PM - 6:05 PM     For the first time at the Fair! A unique performance:

8:00 PM - 8:05 PM     A CHRISTMAS OF LIGHT – a light show with 3D elements, on the wall of the Torture Chamber Tower. Courtesy of the GPEC Group

 

/ Forum Gdansk courtyard

4:00 PM                      WINTER TOBOGGANING CHAMPIONSHIP

Be the fastest to the bottom of the ice hill

Wonderful prizes await the winners: 1st place – a tablet and tickets to AmberSKy for the whole family, 2nd and 3rd place – double tickets to the observation wheel. Sign up for free on the day of the race – at the equipment rental near the Ice Hill.

Partner: Gdansk Sport Centre


/ 9/19 Rogaczewskiego St., the square in front of the Regional State Forest Directorate headquarters

9:00 AM - 4:00 PM    THIS IS A FOREST! FORESTER'S FAIR

Stands with fresh Christmas trees from the forests of Pomerania, venison products, forest fruit preserves – everything forests have to offer! Workshops on creating magical, forest-scented Christmas decorations.


DECEMBER 16 / SUNDAY

/ Coal Market

1:00 PM - 6:00 PM     THE THRONE IS HERE, AND SO IS HE!

Looking for Santa! Here, there, everywhere!

 

6:00 PM - 6:05 PM     For the first time at the Fair! A unique performance:

8:00 PM - 8:05 PM     A CHRISTMAS OF LIGHT – a light show with 3D elements, on the wall of the Torture Chamber Tower. Courtesy of the GPEC Group


17-20 DECEMBER / MONDAY - THURSDAY

/ Coal Market

5:00 PM - 6:30 PM     CAROL PROCESSION, SINGING ALONG

Organisers: Gdansk Archipelago of Culture, Feta Theatre

 

DECEMBER 22 / SATURDAY

/ Coal Market

1:00 PM - 6:00 PM     THE THRONE IS HERE, AND SO IS HE!

Looking for Santa! Here, there, everywhere!

 

6:00 PM - 6:05 PM     For the first time at the Fair! A unique performance:

8:00 PM - 8:05 PM     A CHRISTMAS OF LIGHT – a light show with 3D elements, on the wall of the Torture Chamber Tower. Courtesy of the GPEC Group


/ Forum Gdansk courtyard

4:00 PM                      WINTER TOBOGGANING CHAMPIONSHIP

Be the fastest to the bottom of the ice hill

Wonderful prizes await the winners: 1st place – a tablet and tickets to AmberSKy for the whole family, 2nd and 3rd place – double tickets to the observation wheel. Sign up for free on the day of the race – at the equipment rental near the Ice Hill.

Partner: Gdansk Sport Centre

 

 

DECEMBER 23 / SUNDAY

/ Coal Market

1:00 PM - 6:00 PM     THE THRONE IS HERE, AND SO IS HE!

Looking for Santa! Here, there, everywhere!

 

6:00 PM - 6:05 PM     For the first time at the Fair! A unique performance:

8:00 PM - 8:05 PM     A CHRISTMAS OF LIGHT – a light show with 3D elements, on the wall of the Torture Chamber Tower. Courtesy of the GPEC Group

 

/ Long Market

4:00 PM                      GDANSK CHRISTMAS EVE

Share a Christmas wafer at our symbolic table surrounded by angels, carol singers and characters dressed in local outfits, wish others a happy Christmas and listen to the Christmas speeches by the city and church authorities.

Organisers: City of Gdansk, Gdansk Christmas Tree Foundation, “Plama” Gdansk Archipelago of Culture

 

 

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CHRISTMAS ON THE ISLANDS OF THE ARCHIPELAGO OF CULTURE

Join us for our unique, magical workshops for children, teens and mums.

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