1st Advent weekend

Events Programme 1 – 3 December 2023


Christmas market | Svornosti Square
Friday–Sunday 10:00–19:00, Monday–Thursday 11:00–18:00
Daily offers of gastronomy delicacies, craft items with Christmas theme, traditional crafts and weekend cultural programme

Friday 1. 12. 2023

18:00–21:00 Advent evenings in Egon Schiele's Garden House

Saturday 2. 12. 2023

Advent Saturday in the Monasteries | 3+ Gallery, Český Krumlov Monasteries
10:00–18:00 Creative workshops | Interactive exhibition
The interactive exhibition will turn into a unique space full of creative workshops where you can create tree ornaments, Christmas decorations and other attractive gifts. You can also just browse through the interactive exhibition. Admission 100 CZK (= 10 Monastery coins, available for purchase at the visitor centre).
10:00–18:00 Goodies at the Monastery Court | Monastery Court
Hot drinks and bites to eat from the Caffé Klášter menu.
10:00–18:00 Santa's Christmas workshops | Monastery Court and Craft Alley
In the craft workshops, you can buy original products from the satchel maker, blacksmith, potter, beekeeper, glassmaker and dyer, which you can even participate in making with your own hands.
17:00 and 19:00 Christmas Guided Tours with commentary in Czech | Monastery Museum

Festive Christmas market opening ceremony, musical performances | Svornosti Square
14:00–14:30 Christmas market opening ceremony
15:00–19:30 Musical performances of local bands 

18:00–21:00 Advent evenings in Egon Schiele's Garden House

Sunday 3. 12. 2023

16:30 Advent opening and turning on the christmas tree lights ceremony | Svornosti Square
Opening of the  Advent and blessing – P. Václav Pícha JC.D., Prelate of Český Krumlov. Turning on the Christmas tree lights – Mayor of Český Krumlov Alexandr Nogrády.
Performance of the children's choir.

Complete Advent and Christmas 2023 


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