3rd Advent weekend

Events Programme 9 - 11 December 2022


Christmas market | Svornosti Square
Friday–Sunday 10:00–19:00, Monday–Thursday 11:00–18:00
Daily offer of gastronomy delicacies, craft items with Christmas theme, traditional crafts and weekend cultral programme
Organized by: Sdružení cestovního ruchu Český Krumlov, z. s.

Friday 9. 12. 2022

17:00 Angel procession | Monastery courtyard, Svornosti Square
Feel free to come in your costume, the gathering of angels will be accompanied by the director of the film Angel of the Lord 2 Jiří Strach, with whom we will have a photo shoot at the end.
Meeting of the angels at the Monastery courtyard at 16:45. 
Procession route: Monastery courtyard – Tramín – Latrán – Radniční – Svornosti Square – steps in front of the St Vitus church

Saturday 10. 12. 2022

Musical performances | Svornosti Square
14:00 – 15:00 Choir Notemagiovani from Rovereto, Italy
15:30 – 20:00 Musical performances of local bands 
Organized by: Sdružení cestovního ruchu Český Krumlov, z. s. (Český Krumlov Tourism Association)

Fairy-tale 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 make costume accessories for the Angel procession. 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 Fairy-tale courtyard | Monastery courtyard and Craft Street
Open craft workshops welcome all who want to see or try out the work of a bag maker, a blacksmith, potter, beekeeper or a  glassmaker. You can make your own or buy a finished product from the craftsmen, have a bite to eat and warm up with a hot drink
17:00 and 19:00 Christmas Candlelight Guided Tours with commentary in Czech | Monastery Museum
20:00 International School of Prague: English Spiritual Compositions | Monastery Church of Corpus Christi and St. Mary
Students of the International School from Prague will perform Old English spiritual pieces. Admission 150 CZK, booking at informace@divadlock.cz, +420 380 722 000.

Advent concerts 
16:00 Český Krumlov Singing choir Bellaria | Saint Martin Chapel in the municipal park

17:00 Folklore ensembles Jitřenka and Růže from Český Krumlov and Choir Notemagiovani from Rovereto (Italy) | Jesuit Hall in Hotel Růže   

Sunday 11. 12. 2022

16:30 Joint Singing of "Silent Night" | Svornosti Square
Traditional performance of children from local kindergartens and primary schools, ending with a joint choral singing of the most famous Christmas song "Silent Night". Moderated by Petr Kronika.

17:00 Advent concert at Kvítkův Dvůr | Rococo Hall at Kvítkův Dvůr
Alena Máčová (soprano) a Tomáš Kočan (tenor). Admission 290 CZK.

Complete Advent and Christmas 2022 Programme →

Programme for download →

Sights, museums and experiences

Tips for the daily offer of experiences – sights, museums, exhibitons, sightseeing cruises through the historic center on wooden rafts:

Český Krumlov Card – Single entry to 5 museums (valid for 12 months)

Castle Museum and Castle Tower (Český Krumlov State Castle and Château) | 1. 11. – 22. 12. 2022 Tuesday–Sunday 9:00–15:30

Monastery Museum and 3+ Gallery (place where children com first = exhibitions, interactive expositions, historical playroom, craft workshops) | daily 10:00–18:00

Museum Fotoatelier Seidel | Tuesday–Sunday 9:00–12:00, 13:00–17:00

Egon Schiele Art Centrum | Tuesday–Sunday 10:00–18:00

Regional Museum in Český Krumlov | Tuesday–Sunday 9:00–12:00, 12:30–17:00

Český Krumlov Synagogue | Saturday–Sunday 10:00–16:00

Marionette Museum – Fairy-Tale House | daily 11:00–16:00

Pilgrimage Site on Křížová hora | open on weekends and holidays 10:00–17:00

Cruises on wooden rafts | Winter cruises daily from 1. 12. to 31. 12. 2022 (except 24., 25. and 26. 12.) on 14:00, 14:30, 15:00, 15:30 and 16:00 

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