A fairytale Christmas destination…
The fairytale destination of Colmar Alsace, France boasts the “Magic of Christmas” including; five Christmas markets, ice skating, a decorated village and a lighting event that transforms the village into a medieval wonderland.
All this as part of the even bigger “Land of Christmas Stars” event, a collaboration of Alsatian villages that each have their own unique Christmas theme for decorations and events. Of those, the Magic of Christmas is one of the most popular and will leave even grown-ups believing that Colmar Alsace, France was crafted by elves.
The lighting event for Colmar is so popular that it runs all year on Friday and Saturday evenings and nightly during special town events. “The Magic of Christmas” runs annually from late November through December 31.