Christmas markets cancelled across Europe as infections surge Nuremburg and Prague are the latest cities to pause or curtail their annual festivities By Emma Featherstone 27 October 2020 • … The market opens on the Thursday before the first Sunday in Advent. Salzburg's Christmas Market (November 19–December 26, 2020; postponed) Salzburg Christkindlmarkt is one of the oldest and largest, located near the famous Salzburg Cathedral. Good cheer and Christmas spirit – that is how we describe the Salzburg Mountain Advent in the Grossarltal.Experience one-of-a-kind traditions and customs during your visit to the Christmas market.. Manchester is the most recent city to cancel its Christmas markets. The city council was also informed about this in its session on Monday evening (7 September 2020) . Christmas Markets in 2020 Please be aware that due to COVID-19 and the associated lockdown, Austria's Christmas markets will not be taking place this year. 9 Dec 2020, 11:21; Updated: 9 Dec 2020 ... Oxford, and Bristol are just some of the places which have already cancelled their Christmas markets while London's Winter Wonderland in … We are looking forward to welcoming you again in 2021 with hot Glühwein! The Christmas Markets of the Infant Jesus (Christkindlmarkt) are held in Salzburg at the foot of the Hohensalzburg fortress, in Cathedral Square and inResidence Square, in the historic center of the city. Walk among Christmas trees with strings of garlands hanging over the alleys and the mountain views complete the perfect Advent picture. Salzburg at Christmas: A stunning, UNESCO-listed Old City backdrop and roots dating back to the 15th century make the Salzburg Christkindlmarkt one not to miss. Since all markets have been cancelled this year, you can also take comfort in the fact you’re not missing a thing. Salzburg, Austria. Sadly, because of the Covid-19 pandemic, many of the UK’s favourite Christmas markets have been cancelled for 2020, with difficulty in being able to maintain social distancing being a key reason. According to councillor Pat Karney, the markets had not met the city’s commercial and public health tests. According to this news clipping here, Münster is planning on going ahead with their Christmas markets for 2020, using a revised layout and concept that features fewer stalls than usual.. Münster is planning to have 4 Christmas markets open in 2020. However, some of the cities around the country will be opening up their festive markets to the public, albeit in a slightly different way than normal. Austria's current Coronavirus regulations Christmas markets in Bath, Belfast, Bristol, Edinburgh, Aberdeen, Winchester, and Oxford are also cancelled this year. NOTE: A few of the city’s smaller markets have been cancelled without any planned replacement, but four still plan to operate. In 2020, this falls on 20 November, although some media reports it opening on 19 November, so double check before you head off. It … Salzburg Christmas Market When is the Salzburg Christmas Market. The Christmas market in the Grossarltal has been a popular destination for guests for many years.The impressive Salzburg region offers unforgettable experiences for your visit during the holidays. The city of Bad Neuenahr-Ahrweiler has now finally canceled the fair in Bad Neuenahr, which normally takes place at the beginning of October during the year, for 2020. Salzburg is the city of Mozart and music, city of art featuring a beautiful old town – the Altstadt – full of monuments and museums.