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Christmas in North Jutland

Photo: Visitnordjylland

Christmas is the festival of hearts in Denmark, a celebration of family and you will find "hygge" in every living room. The towns around North Jutland are all bathed in beautiful lights, and you can be sure your stay will be magical.


Christmas activities in North Jutland

Experience some of the most traditional Christmas markets, they are definitely worth a visit! In November and December, North Jutland is transformed into a true fairy-tale land of cosy Christmas markets, where you can spoil your taste buds with delicious food, find Christmas decorations, Santa's elves, listen to the music and experience the Christmas traditions of Denmark. Feel the heat from a warm mug of 'gløgg' at the Christmas market in Aalborg, experience the light show at the magical sculpture park in Blokhus, or feel the Christmas atmosphere at one of the historic abbeys, churches, castles and manor houses in North Jutland.

Christmas markets in North Jutland

In North Jutland, you will find an abundance of Christmas markets, concerts, bazaars and more. Taste the traditional Danish Christmas food, explore the Christmas decorations, meet Santa's elves and feel the Danish Christmas "hygge".

Christmas Concerts

North Jutland is full of atmospheric and cosy Christmas concerts. Whether you like intimate church concerts or vast Christmas shows, with popular artists like Stig Rossen, Julie Berthelsen and Sigurd Barret, you are sure to find something for you.

Christmas in the Old Beach Town Løkken

Christmas mood, goodies and jingle bells. Experience the atmosphere during Christmas in the Old Beach Town, when the town square fills up with booths, animals, goodies and Santa's workshop. Enjoy samples for many temptations that you can take home and make your Chrismas a little sweeter.

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TV Christmas calendars filmed in North Jutland

Each year on the main TV channels of Danish TV run Christmas calendars, they are mostly for kids, but grown-ups enjoy them as well. In the past couple of years, two of these were filmed in North Jutland. "Ludvig and Santa" (Ludvig og Julemanden) and the follow up: The Twins and Santa" (Tvillingerne og Julemanden)

Christmas in North Jutland

Christmas in the Top of Denmark

Photo: Benedicte Rottbøll

Christmas in Brønderslev

Photo: Voergaard Slot

Ludvig and Santa

Did you know the popular children's TV Christmas calendar, Ludvig and Santa (Ludvig og Julemanden) was shot at Børglum Abbey in North Jutland? It is the follow-up show of the Twins and Santa , another TV Christmas calendar which was also recorded in North Jutland.

The Twins and Santa

Did you know that the popular children's TV Christmas calendar, the Twins and Santa (in Danish: Tvillingerne og Julemanden) was filmed in North Jutland? It is the follow-up Christmas calendar to Ludvig and Santa (also filmed in North Jutland).