Christmas markets and fairs in Poland: Warsaw, Kraków, Wrocław, Poznań, Łódź, Gdańsk, Gdynia, Sopot, Toruń, Szczecin, the Katowice area

2022/2023 winter season

Poland is getting into the holiday spirit already in November. If you are planning a Christmas shopping or a day out for all the family, learn more about the festive markets and fairs offering classic decorations, Christmas gifts, arts and crafts, and food. Check out our pick of Poland’s most popular Christmas markets and winter fairs to help you with your seasonal shopping list.

Stay tuned – the post is updated every week with new events.

Christmas markets and fairs in Warsaw

  • November 26, 2022 – January 6, 2023

Outdoor Christmas Market in the Old Town
Location: Warsaw Old Town, the Warsaw Barbican area, opposite the Royal Castle. Open every day, Sunday-Thursday: 11 am – 8 pm, Friday-Saturday: 11 am – 9.30, December 24: 11 am – 8 pm, December 25, 26, 31: 11 am – 9.30 pm, January 1: 11 am – 9.30 pm, free entrance. Souvenirs, gifts, local crafts and food like pierogi, hot chocolate or… ice-cream. Facebook page in Polish.

  • December 1-3, 2022

Art and Handicraft Fair in Targówek
Location: Atrium Targówek shopping center, Głębocka 15 Street (Targówek), free entrance. Artistic jewelry, ceramics, art glass, antiques, sculpture, hand-made toys, artistic wooden products, clothes, children’s clothes. Facebook event in Polish.

  • December 3, 2022

‘Festival of the Body’ – winter edition
Location: “MYSIA 3” center, Mysia 3 Street (city center), free entrance, 11 am – 7 pm. Design, hand-made items from the workshops of local craftsmen and artists, cosmetics, clothes, jewelry, coffee, delicacies from local pastry shops. Facebook event in Polish.

  • December 3-4, 2022

Christmas fair of handicraft & handmade products “Krafty”
Location: Centrum Praskie Koneser, Plac Konesera (Praga), 11 am – 6 pm, free entrance. Ceramics, jewelry, home design, clothes, accessories, scented candles, wooden products, toys, articles for children. Facebook page in Polish.

Design Fair “Wzory” – winter edition 
Location: Elektrownia Powiśle shopping mall, Dobra 42 Street (Powiśle), Saturday 11 am – 9 pm, Sunday 11 am – 6 pm, free entrance. Graphics, ceramics, lamps, textiles, jewelry, toys. Facebook event in Polish.

Christmas Fair & Dumplings of the World Festival
Location: the Palace of Culture and Science, plac Defilad 1, 12 pm – 7 pm. Teas, preserves, sauces, sweets, cosmetics, jewelry, books, fashion and accessories from young designers, Christmas decorations and gift wraps. Facebook event in Polish. Facebook event in Polish – Dumplings Festival (only on Sunday).

  • December 4, 2022

The 15th International Charity Bazaar
Location: Torwar, Łazienkowska 6A Street (city center). Opening hours: 11 am – 7 pm, entrance – 15 PLN donations. Gifts and foods from around the world are sold for charitable purposes by embassies. The Bazaar is organized by SHOM – the Spouses of Heads of Diplomatic Mission Association to raise funds for those less fortunate in Poland. SHOM’s website in English. Facebook event in Polish.

Christmas Fair – products of folk artists and craftsmen, traditional Christmas decorations and handicrafts
Location: Państwowe Muzeum Etnograficzne, The Ethnographic Museum, Kredytowa 1 Street (city center), 10 am – 6 pm. Facebook event in Polish.

Poster Fair
Location: Dom Towarowy Bracia Jabłkowscy, Bracka 25 Street (city center), 11 am – 7 pm. Facebook event in English and Polish.

  • December 8-11, 2022

Art and Handicraft Fair in Białołęka
Location: Galeria Północna shopping center, Światowida 17 Street (Białołęka), free entrance. Artistic jewelry, ceramics, art glass, antiques, sculpture, hand-made toys, artistic wooden products, clothes, children’s clothes. Facebook event in Polish.

Art and Handicraft Fair in Ochota
Location: Atrium Reduta shopping center, 1st floor, al. Jerozolimskie 148 Street (Ochota), free entrance. Artistic jewelry, ceramics, art glass, antiques, sculpture, hand-made toys, artistic wooden products, clothes, children’s clothes. Facebook event in Polish.

  • December 10, 2022

Japanese Holiday Fair
Location: “MYSIA 3” center, Mysia 3 Street (city center), level 3, free entrance, 10 am – 8 pm. Ceramics, books, albums, home decorations, jewelry, bags, kimono, teas, food. Facebook event in Polish.

  • December 10-11, 2022

Warsaw Fantasy Fair – winter edition – books, clothes, accessories, toys
Location: EXPO XXI, Prądzyńskiego 12/14 Street (Wola), Saturday 10 am – 8 pm, Sunday 10 am – 6 pm, regular tickets 10 PLN, children up to 13 5 PLN, children under 7 free entrance. Facebook event in Polish.

Fair of Christmas gifts 
Location: the Palace of Culture and Science, plac Defilad 1, Saturday 10 am – 8 pm, Sunday 10 am – 6 pm, free entrance. Santa Claus will be present during the fair;) Facebook event in Polish.

Art Fair (Targowisko Sztuki) – exhibition and sale of works by young artists from the Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw 
Location: Centrum Praskie Koneser, Plac Konesera (Praga), 11 am – 5 pm, free entrance. A chance to admire or buy artworks of students and graduates of the Warsaw Academy of Fine Arts (painting, graphics, illustration, photography). Click here to read more in EnglishFacebook event in Polish.

Christmas Gift Fair
Location: Centrum Praskie Koneser, Plac Konesera (Praga), 11 am – 7 pm, free entrance. Fashion, toys, Polish design, interior design accessories, cosmetics, Christmas decorations. Facebook event in Polish.

Fair of design, furniture, accessories, toys, jewelry – Christmas edition
Location: EXPO XXI, Prądzyńskiego 12/14 Street (Wola), Al. Ks. J. Poniatowskiego 1 Street (Praga), 11 am – 7 pm. Facebook event in Polish.

Outdoor Christmas Festival in Białołęka – food trucks, regional products, Christmas attractions
Location: Białołęka Sports Center – Białołęcki Ośrodek Sportu, Strumykowa 21 Street (Białołęka). Saturday 11 am – 8 pm, and Sunday 12 pm – 8 pm, free entrance. Facebook event in Polish.

Christmas market at the concert hall of Mazowsze – the oldest and biggest Polish folk dancing and singing group
Location: Matecznik “Mazowsze, Świerkowa 2 Street, 05-805 Otrębusy (a village about 25 km from the center of Warsaw), free entrance, 11 am – 8 pm. Regional products and handicrafts, Christmas gifts and delicacies. Facebook event in Polish.

  • December 11, 2022

Christmas fair in Mokotów
Location: Łowicka Cultural Center (Centrum Łowicka), Łowicka 21 Street (Mokotów), free entrance, 2 pm – 6 pm. Christmas decorations, gifts, jewelry, ceramics, healthy food. Christmas workshops (2 pm – 4 pm). Facebook event in Polish.

  • December 16-18, 2022

Outdoor Christmas Festival in Bemowo – food trucks, regional products, Christmas attractions
Location: Park Górczewska, Friday 3 pm – 8 pm, Saturday 11 am – 8 pm, and Sunday 12 pm – 8 pm, free entrance. Facebook event in Polish.

  • December 16-23, 2022

Christmas Gift Fair 
Location: Hala Gwardii, Plac Żelaznej Bramy 1 (city center), Friday-Saturday 9 am – 8 pm, Sunday 10 am – 5 pm, Monday-Thursday 10 am – 7 pm, free entrance. Facebook event in Polish.

  • December 17-18, 2022

Outdoor Christmas Market
Location: Park nad Balatonem (Gocław/Praga Południe), 10 am – 8 pm, free entrance. Facebook event in Polish.

Fair and festival of upcycling, handicrafts, design (“Przerób-My”) – Christmas edition
Location: Centrum Praskie Koneser (Praga Koneser Center), Plac Konesera (Praga), free entrance. Other attractions include Santa’s workshop (where Santa’s helpers repair broken toys), a meeting with St. Santa Claus and Mrs. Claus, a DIY creation zone, gift wrapping point. Facebook event in Polish.

Fair of slow and vintage fashion, accessories, products for children, design – Christmas edition
Location: Elektrownia Powiśle shopping mall, Dobra 42 Street (Powiśle), free entrance, Saturday 11 am – 9 pm, Sunday 11 am – 7 pm. Facebook event in Polish.

Design fair “Wzory” – Christmas edition 
Location: Dom Towarowy Bracia Jabłkowscy shopping center, Bracka 25 Street (city center), Saturday 11 am – 7 pm, Sunday 11 am – 6 pm, free entrance. Ceramics, glass, posters, graphics, interior accessories, jewelry, lights, eco cosmetics, candles, fashion. Facebook event in Polish.

  • December 20-23, 2022

Christmas Gift Fair of clothes, jewelry, design, accessories
Location: Elektrownia Powiśle shopping mall, Dobra 42 Street (Powiśle), 11 am – 9 pm, free entrance. Facebook event in Polish.

  • To be announced soon

Evening Christmas food fair 
Location: Forteca Kręgliccy, Zakroczymska 12 (city center), free entrance, 3 pm – 10 pm. Fresh fish, dairy products, meat, bread, vegetables, fruits, Christmas products, ready meals, culinary gifts. Facebook event in Polish.

Christmas markets and fairs in Kraków

  • November 25, 2022 – January 1, 2023

Outdoor Christmas and New Year Market in the Old Town
Location: the main square of the Old Town Market Square of Kraków (Rynek Główny). Souvenirs, gifts, local crafts and food, Christmas decorations, ceramics, wood products, jewelry, toys. Facebook page. Our tips about visiting Kraków.

  • December 3-4, 2022

Outdoor Christmas Fair (Targi Rzeczy Wyjątkowych)
Location: Rynek Podgórski, 11 am – 8 pm, free entrance. Handicraft fair, food court, workshops for children. Facebook event in Polish.

  • December 11, 2022

Christmas Fair
Location: Tauron Arena Kraków, Stanisława Lema 7 Street, Saturday 12 pm – 7 pm, free entrance. Facebook event in Polish.

  • December 17-18, 2022

Christmas Fair – gifts, decorations, food bazaar, attractions for kids, Ukrainian design
Location: Hala Cracovia, Aleja Marszałka Ferdynanda Focha 40 Street, 11 am – 7 pm, free entrance. Facebook event in Polish and English.

Christmas markets and fairs in Wrocław

  • November 18 – December 31, 2022

Outdoor Christmas Market
Locations: Market Square, Świdnicka Street, Oławska Street, Salt Square/Plac Solny. Opening hours: 10 am – 9 pm. December 24: closed, December 25 – closed, December 26 – 1 pm – 9 pm, December 31 – selected shops until 3 am. Christmas gifts and decorations, food, attractions for children (Fairy Tale Forest, arts and crafts workshops, painting glass balls, carousels, Santa Claus’s reindeer with Rudolph), Christmas parade, concerts. More in Polish, including a detailed agenda and list of attractions. Our tips about visiting Wrocław.

  • December 1-4, 2022

Fashion, design, books, gifts, art fair (Targi Wszystkiego Dobrego)
Location: Hala Stulecia, Wystawowa 1 Street. Opening hours December 1: 12 pm – 7 pm, December 2-3: 11 am – 7 pm, December 4: 11 am – 5 pm, tickets 2 PLN. More in Polish. Facebook event in Polish – a book fair.

  • December 3-4, 2022

Christmas Fair – fashion, cosmetics, sweets, plants, decorations, food trucks
Location: Czasoprzestrzeń, Tramwajowa 1-3 Street, 11 am – 6 pm, free entrance. Ecological products, handmade products, interior decoration, ceramics, art, design, plants, Christmas decorations, presents, books, vegetarian products, restaurants and food trucks. Facebook event in Polish.

  • December 10-11, 2022

Christmas design fair – ‘Dobry Design
Location: Concordia Design Wrocław, Wyspa Słodowa 7, free entrance. Fashion, jewelry, ceramics, posters, toys, plants, cosmetics, decorations. Facebook event in Polish.

Christmas markets and fairs in Poznań

  • November 18 – December 27, 2022

Outdoor Christmas Market – Betlejem Poznańskie
Locations: Plac Wolności (November 18 – December 27), Rynek Łazarski (December 3-18), Plac Kolegiacki (December 3-18), Międzynarodowe Targi Poznańskie – (November 19 – December 23). Poznań Ice Festival: December 9-11. Fair of Christmas gifts, food, artistic performances, a Santa grotto, workshops for children and youth, charity events. Facebook event in Polish. Website in English. Our tips about visiting Poznań.

Photo source: Betlejem Poznańskie

  • December 4 and December 18, 2022

Christmas fair – gifts, decorations, fashion, food
Location: Młyńska12 Street, 10 am – 6 pm. Facebook event in Polish.

  • December 5-11, 2022 and December 19-23, 2022

“Shop Local” – Polish fashion fair and Christmas gifts 
Location: Stary Browar, Półwiejska 42 Street, 9 am – 9 pm. Facebook event in Polish (December 5-11). Facebook event in Polish (December 19-23).

  • December 10, 2022

Outdoor Christmas fair – products of local craftsmen, food, Christmas attractions for children
Location: plac Marii Skłodowskiej-Curie, 4 pm – 9 pm. Facebook event in Polish.

Christmas Fair of original art, decorations and gifts prepared by students and graduates of the Academy of Fine Arts 
Location: Uniwersytet Artystyczny im. Magdaleny Abakanowicz w Poznaniu (Academy of Fine Arts), Budynek B. Opening hours: 10 am – 6 pm. Facebook event in Polish.

  • December 17-18, 2022

Design and crafts fair (Wolny Targ) – Christmas edition
Location: Stary Browar, Półwiejska 42 Street. Artistic jewelry, graphics, ceramics, natural cosmetics, handmade toys, original home items. Facebook page.

Christmas markets and fairs in Łódź

  • November 26 – December 23, 2022

Outdoor Christmas market at Piotrowska Street
Location: Piotrowska Street, free entrance, 12 pm – 9 pm. Fair of Christmas gifts, decorations, food, Santa Parade, games for children, singing carols. Facebook page. Our tips about visiting the city of Łódź.

Source: Łódzkie Centrum Wydarzeń

  • December 3, 2022

Christmas Fair of original art, decorations and gifts prepared by students and graduates of the Academy of Fine Arts 
Location: Galeria Hol, Akademia Sztuk Pięknych (Academy of Fine Arts), Wojska Polskiego 121 Street. Opening hours: 12 pm – 6 pm. Facebook event in Polish.

Christmas markets and fairs in Gdańsk, Gdynia, Sopot area

  • November 18 – December 23, 2022

Outdoor Christmas Market in Gdańsk
Location: Targ Węglowy / Coal Market. Opening hours: 12 pm – 8 pm. Fair of Christmas gifts, crafts, decorations, food, a carousel, Santa, Snow Queen. More in PolishFacebook page in Polish. Our tips about visiting Gdańsk.

  • December 3-4, 2022

Outdoor Christmas Fair
Location: Klasztor Dominikanów, Świętojańska 72 Street, Gdańsk. Saturday 12 pm – 8 pm, Sunday 8.30 am – 10.15 pm, free entrance. Saint Nicholas’ Fair organized by the Dominican Church. All proceeds from this year’s Fair will be donated to Ukraine. Facebook event in Polish.

  • December 4, 2022

Christmas Fair
Location: Stary Maneż, Juliusza Słowackiego 23 Street, Gdańsk, 11 am – 6 pm, free entrance. Jewelry, ceramics, textiles, natural cosmetics, decorations, gifts. Facebook page.

  • December 17-18, 2022

‘Bakalie Gdańsk’ Fair – Christmas edition 
Location: Stadion Polsat Plus Arena Gdańsk, Pokoleń Lechii Gdańsk 1 Street, Gdańsk. Fashion, cosmetics, jewelry, accessories, design, products for kids. Facebook event in Polish.

  • The date for the season 2022/2023 will be announced soon

New Year’s Market in Sopot (Miasteczko Noworoczne)
Location: the center of Sopot, Skwer Kuracyjny near the pier, an ice rink, a carousel for children located at Plac Przyjaciół Sopotu. Attractions include concerts, shows, regional food, souvenirs. More in Polish, including opening hours. Facebook event in Polish.

Christmas markets and fairs in the Katowice area

  • November 18, 2022 – January 8, 2023

Outdoor Christmas Market in Katowice
Location: Katowice – Rynek / City Square. Fair of Christmas gifts, food, performances, games for children, a carousel, a mini electric train, Santa, ice rink. Facebook page.

Source: Christmas Market in Katowice, www.jarmarkslaski.pl

  • December 3-4, 2022

Fair of Chocolate and Christmas Gifts
Location: Galeria Szyb Wilsona, Oswobodzenia 1 Street, Katowice, Saturday 12 pm – 7 pm, Sunday 10 am – 6 pm. Facebook event in Polish.

  • December 9-11, 2022

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Christmas fair in Nikiszowiec (Katowice) 
Location: Plac Wyzwolenie square, Nikiszowiec – Katowice, free entrance. Over 200 stands, concerts, workshops, meeting with Santa. Facebook page in Polish.

  • December 16-18, 2022

Outdoor Christmas Market in Pszczyna
Location: Pszczyna Rynek / City Square, free entrance. Fair of Christmas gifts, food, an ice skating rink, a carousel, concerts, workshops, nativity with animals. Facebook event in Polish.

  • December 17-18, 2022

Christmas Fair in Katowice
Location: Międzynarodowe Centrum Kongresowe, Plac Sławika i Antalla 1, Katowice, 11 am – 7 pm. Furniture, ceramics, posters, plants, jewelry, toys. Facebook event in Polish. The event includes the fair of products for pregnant women and children: Facebook event in Polish.

Christmas market in Katowice / Giszowiec
Location: Plac Pod Lipami Square, Giszowiecki park. Opening hours: 10 am – 6 pm, free entrance. Fair of Christmas gifts, food, carousel, concerts, workshops, Santa Claus. Facebook event in Polish.

Christmas market in Toruń

  • November 26 – December 20, 2022

Outdoor Christmas Market
Location: Old Town Square, free entrance. Christmas gifts, decorations, food, carousel, train, gingerbread workshops. More in Polish. Facebook page in Polish. Our tips about visiting Toruń.

Christmas market in Torun, PolandSource: Christmas Market in Torun, www.jarmarktorun.pl

  • December 3, 2022

Christmas Fair – hand-made gifts by local designers, craftsmen (original toys, jewelry, clothes, decorations, accessories)
Location: Centrum Sztuki Współczesnej CSW (Center for Contemporary Art), ul Wały gen. Sikorskiego 13. Facebook event in Polish.

  • December 17-23, 2022

Art and Handicraft Fair
Location: Plac Rotundy, Atrium Copernicus, Żółkiewskiego 15 Street, free entrance. Artistic jewelry, hand-made toys, artistic wooden products, paintings, amber products. Facebook event in Polish.

Christmas market in Szczecin

  • December 2-22, 2022

Outdoor Christmas Market
Locations: Plac Lotników, Plac Adamowicza, Aleja Kwiatowa, Deptak Bogusława, free entrance. Facebook event in Polish.

Christmas marekts in Poland

Source: Christmas Market in Szczecin, www.kolorowaaleja.pl

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