Christmas Market in Ascona
Waiting for Christmas in Ascona
Winter weekend in Ascona, the pearl of Lake Maggiore in Ticino – Switzerland.
Christmas Market in Ascona on Saturday 6th December 2014 from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. to Sunday 7th December 2014 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m….
Lights, sounds and flavours of Christmas tradition flow through Via Borgo in Ascona. This little Christmas market offers local gastronomy, handicrafts, souvenirs as well gift ideas.
Don’t miss this appointment before Christmas!
Furthermore, several appointments for kids:
- on Saturday 6th: S. Nicolao Feast – tiny feast for S. Nicolao, who will arrive with his sweet donkeys. Meeting at town hall at 4 p.m.;
- on Sunday 7th: Kids Christmas Market – at Christmas time in Ascona children get involved. In the afternoon, beginning at 1.30 p.m., a characteristic market will bring a lively atmosphere to the lake side promenade and visitors can also admire the exhibition of 27 Christmas trees, each one of approx. 2 meters in height, decorated and light up by the local school pupils. Starting at 5.30 p.m., the Children’s Christmas party will take place on the Piazzale Elvezia. A festive family moment, not to be missed together with Masha Dimitri and the music group Sugo d’Inchiostro. In case of bad weather conditions the Christmas Market will take place in the old town centre, around the Church of S. Peter and Paul.