Traditional fanfares at Schlossweihnacht Bruchsal
Craft market at Schlossweihnacht Bruchsal
Children’s choir of Hebelschule at Schlossweihnacht Bruchsal

We thank everyone involved and wish you a happy New Year 2018!

The next Schlossweihnacht is planned to take place from 7-10 and 14-16 December 2018.
(Schedule is subject to change, dates 2018 are not officially confirmed yet.)
 

Event date and opening hours

Schlossweihnacht 2017

Palace Garden (Schlossgarten) at the Bruchsal Palace

Friday 3 pm – 9 pm
Saturday 3 pm – 9 pm
Sunday 1 pm – 9 pm
Monday 3 pm – 9 pm

Schlossweihnacht 2017

Palace Garden (Schlossgarten) at the Bruchsal Palace

Friday 3 pm – 9 pm
Saturday 3 pm – 9 pm
Sunday 1 pm – 9 pm

Tickets will be available on premise.

Pre-Christmas festival at Bruchsal Palace

Illumination of the Bruchsal Palace

Castle Illumination

The splendid baroque façade of Bruchsal Palace and the romantic palace garden will be illuminated colorful. The impressive light installation creates a wonderful atmosphere for the craft market, musicians and live artists on stage.

Schlossweihnacht 2016 in review
Artisans

Craft Market

Selected artisans and craftsmen show their skills and self-made goods from felt, ceramics, leather, wood, glass or stone and much more. The products are presented in magnificent pagoda tents and you can find special gifts for your beloveds.

Craft Market and Exhibitors
Live music

Live music

Regional musicians, bands, ensembles and choirs will perform live on stage in front of the illuminated Bruchsal Palace. With beautiful singing and instrumental sounds they will create a romantic Christmas atmosphere on all event days.

Programme (Schedule)
Culinary mile

Culinary Mile

Delicious food and beverage is provided at the culinary mile. Take a rest and enjoy gastronomic specialties cooked on fire, vegetarian food or sweet deserts. Of course you can also warm up with mulled wine (“Glühwein”) or other hot drinks.

Culinary Mile (Gastronomy)
Performers and showacts

Performers and showacts

Performers like snow queens, soap bubble artists or fire acrobats enchant the audience and create memorable experiences at the Schlossweihnacht. There'll also be some attractions especially for children, like a Christmas cookie bakery.

Musicians, Artists, Attractions
Ladies in baroque costumes

Guided tours in the Palace

Our recommendation: Combine your visit of Schlossweihnacht with a palace tour (separate tickets are available at the counter located inside Bruchsal Palace). On 17.12.2017 there'll be some special tours with guides in baroque costumes.

Attractions inside the Palace