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Rudower Weihnachtsmeile

Christmas Market in Berlin on 16 and 17 December 2023

Stroll round the Rudower Weihnachtsmeile in the glow of the light chains and discover various Christmas treasures in the very south of Berlin.

The traditional Rudow Christmas Mile is always a very special experience. During Advent, Krokusstraße in Rudow is festively decorated and transformed into a strolling mile illuminated by fairy lights and twinkling stars.

Arts & crafts and delicacies

At over 50 different stands, carnies, craftsmen, schools, day-care centres and other initiatives offer handicrafts and delicacies for sale.

Christmas delicacies

Various restaurateurs will cater for you with delicacies such as smoked pork, suckling pig, grilled meats, quark balls, candied fruit, gingerbread and roasted almonds. There will of course be various mulled wines, punch and hot chocolate to warm you up.

Activities for children

An exciting programme is offered for children with the magic show, various handicrafts, children's face painting, a carousel, can throwing and hook-a-duck. Santa Claus also pays us a visit and gives little gifts.

Famous artists from television, musicals and carnivals

Well-known artists from Rudow provide top-class entertainment. A varied live music programme will make you bob, dance and sing along. You can also enjoy the Christmas dance show of the association Berliner Carneval Verein 1968 e.V. which is based in Rudow.

Highlights of the Rudower Weihnachtsmeile

  • Handicrafts
  • Delicacies
  • Children’s programme
  • Varied live music from famous artists
  • Christmas show by the Berliner Carneval Verein 1968 e.V.

Our tips for your visit to the Rudower Weihnachtsmeile

After your visit to the Rudower Weihnachtsmeile, make sure to stop by Gropiusstadt, another highlight of Berlin Modernism, or take a walk in the wintry Rudow-Altglienicke Nature Reserve. Want to go tobogganing? Then the toboggan run at Rudower Höhe is ideal for fast rides in the snow!
Rudow is located in the borough of Neukölln, explore it with our Going Local Berlin App!

Opening hours and entrance fees

  • Date: 16 and 17 December 2023
    Opening hours: Saturday 12 - 22 h, Sunday 11 - 20 h
  • Free admission

Getting there

Rudow is located in the south of Berlin in the borough of Neukölln. The Rudower Weihnachtsmeile takes place on Krokusstraße between Alt Rudow and Prierosser Straße. We recommend travelling by public transport.

  • Bus: 171 Bildhauerweg; 171, 260, 371, X7, 172 U Rudow (Am Hanffgraben)
  • U-Bahn (underground train): U7 U Rudow


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