The Christmas lights come on in Copenhagen

Christmas starts 16 November in central Copenhagen, when the Christmas lights are switched on. Santa will meet the Copenhageners at Axeltorv and Tivolis own band of christmas elves, lead by Marie Carmen Koppel, will sing Christmas songs.

The twinkling Christmas lighting on the pedestrian street Strøget, Købmagergade Grønnegade, Ny Østergarde, Skoubogade, Pilestræde and Hovedvagtsgade will be lit at 16:00.

The parade starts at Amagertorv at 14:00 and the choir will walk through Købmagergade, Ny Østergarde, Grønnegade and Kronprinsensgade before finally ending up at Amager Torv.

Event date/time
16/11/2013 - 16/11/2013 TuristinformationSaturday -

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