The Christmas Market is set around the Endertplatz and Carlfritz-Nicolay-Platz and is packed with ideas for presents; from festively decorated Christmas centrepieces to Christmastree decorations and lots more. The numerous festive wooden stalls create a true Advent atmosphere and entice visitors of all ages to stroll around and enjoy the Christmas spirit. Plenty of local specialities are on offer to tempt you. The Christmas stalls are open daily from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.Gourmet Christmas Marquee
In a festively-decorated marquee on the Endertplatz local hoteliers and caterers offer a multitude of delicacies for all tastes and a variety of events daily fom 11 a.m. to 8 p.m., in the Christmas chalet, the Yuletide bakery and the Christmas market tavern. Of course there are plenty of activities for children: Santa Claus is just as much a must as the puppet show. Concerts performed by various choirs, live music, exhibitions and small market stalls await our visitors.
Cochem's Castle Christmas 15th - 16th December 2012
Experience the Christmas story in "real-life" scenes on 15th and 16th December. Guests are welcomed at the castle gate by a shepherd and are guided through the castle courtyards. You will see Mary and Joseph on their way to Bethlehem. The highlight of the story is the real- life Nativity scene with the star of Bethlehem shining over it. To top the Christmas pleasures you can then try a mug of hot mulled wine or one of the many delicacies of the festive season. Christmas time at the castle begins at 1 p.m.