Program 2022

An important roll during the "Romantic Christmas Market - Castle Merode" is the broad and high qualitative entertainment programm. To enhance the festive pre-celebrations of christmas, many regional musicians and singers are yet again enriching the market with their presence. Therefore a varied and culturally high-qualitative program is guaranteed. As the visitors of all ages are invited to participate in the live performances of the artists, warm-hearted and joyful atmospheres are being spread throughout. Moreover, the artists are contributing to the reconstruction of Castle Merode with their performances at the Romantic Christmas Market at Castle Merode.


Punch and Judy show

As for every year, the puppet shows are happening on a daily* basis:

From Monday to Friday at 5:30PM and 6:30PM;

On Saturday and Sunday at 3:30PM, 4:30PM and 5:30PM.

*There will be no shows during the Saint Lucia Procession on Sunday 11th and Tuesday 13th of December.


Christmas Angel

A beautiful tradition is being hold on a daily basis. High up in the castle, the christmas Angel appears at the window and sings. The performances can be attend in the castle courtyard at 5pm, 6pm and 7pm.

Saint Nicholas

The Saint Nicholas will visit the Christmas market on Saturday 3rd of December at 5pm and Sunday 4th of December at 5PM and 6PM. It has been said, that he even holds ready some suprises for the children.

Saint Lucia

The Saint Lucia is going to enlighten the visitors with her presence on Sunday the 11th and Tuesday the 13th of December at 5PM.



The artist Ralf Buchinger is preparing cabaret lectures ensuring entertaining shows.