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Christmas shopping in Vestergade, Aarhus
Jul på Aarhus Central Food Market

Have a magical Christmas

Photo:Photopop, VisitAarhus&Aarhus Central Food Market
We always love celebrating special moments in Denmark - especially in Aarhus and in the entire Aarhus Region. Therefore, when Christmas is near, and the dark days provide perfect moments of cosy togetherness and intimacy, it is an ideal opportunity for taking a break away together with your loved one in the Aarhus Region.

Christmas Highlights

Delve into the traditions of Christmas and find the good old Christmas, the contemporary and modern one, as well as the long list of wonderful Christmas markets and lovely concerts.

Christmas tree on the square in Den Gamle By - Old Town Museum

Best Christmas Highlights

Christmas is atmosphere, cosiness and traditions. In the Aarhus Region you will find it all.

Photo: Den Gamle By

More Events and Guides

What do others recommend?

Delve into the extensive calendar in which various venues display their events, or let the children have a say – click on Instagram or TikTok and find the best recommendations. Get the best tips from previous guests and local venues for Christmas events and experiences around the Aarhus Region.

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Bodyguard the Musical i Musikhuset i Aarhus

Highlights 2023

Find the biggest event of the year

Photo: Musikhuset Aarhus

Our tips for a great Christmas celebration in Aarhus

Which hotels are open on Christmas Eve, where can I eat and when can I go for shopping?

Cykel og jul i Latinerkvarteret, Aarhus
Photo: Photopop, VisitAarhus

Christmas opening hours

Find a list of hotels, restaurants and attractions in the entire Aarhus Region, that are open during Christmas.


Catch the presents

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