Get into the Festive Spirit on a Christmas Concert Tour!

Dec 10, 2015


Lübeck Christmas Market © LTM Uwe FreitagWhat better way to get into the festive swing of things than on a concert tour to one of Europe’s most enchanting winter wonderlands? A Christmas concert tour is the perfect way to enjoy the run up to the most magical time of the year, leaving you full of Christmas spirit! This time next year, you could be where the sparkly lights and Christmas cheer are rife!

Our top 5 festive destinations…

Belgium – Antwerp and Ghent Christmas Markets

Soak up the festive atmosphere on a concert tour to Belgium. Your ensemble can perform in the Market Square in Antwerp and the historic centre of Ghent, which come to life during the winter months as twinkling lights adorn traditional stalls and music plays out to a cheerful crowd.

Enjoy a post-performance treat in the form of a Belgian hot chocolate or a twirl on the ice rink!

 

Prague

Just when you thought Prague couldn’t look any prettier, the festivities came to town!

Transformed into a beautifully-lit winter wonderland, the Old Town Square attracts locals and tourists in their hundreds as everyone gathers to enjoy the festive setting. Your ensemble can perform in a number of beautiful venues across this fairytale-esque city and in local towns outside Prague.

 

Four Countries Tour – Valkenburg and Aachen Christmas Markets

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On our Four Countries tour, you can make a magical stop at The Valkenburg Christmas markets in The Netherlands before crossing the border to the Aachen Christmas Markets in Germany. With the chance to perform in these magical settings to a jovial, mulled-wine sipping audience, you’ll be sure to spread the Christmas cheer

For more magical moments…

  • Browse the traditional stalls and pick up all those special gifts that you can’t get on the high street!
  • Discover the rich history and culture of the medieval town of Aachen in Germany!
  • Continue the Christmas fun in Luxembourg and Belgium!

 

Vienna

Follow the scent of roasting chestnuts and candy apples as you weave your way through the Vienna Christkindlmarkts. When the city comes to Christmas-coated life, you and your ensemble can take part in the festivities as you perform in Vienna’s illuminated Christmas markets outside the Rathaus and the Hofburg Palace.

For more magical moments…

  •  Choirs can take part in the ‘Advertsingen’ event which takes place every Sunday in December in the beautiful Melk Abbey and welcomes choirs from around the world.
  • Perform an advent concert in one of Vienna’s beautiful churches
  •  Don’t forget to sample the local Wiener Schnitzel or ‘’Kaffee und Kuchen’’ – the perfect winter-weather warmers!

 

The Rhineland

With an array of traditional Christmas markets dotted around The Rhineland, the villages welcome choral groups to perform to the festive crowds. There are also a number of local churches that will happily host advent concerts, making this the perfect Christmas concert tour destination!

Weihnachtlicher Marktplatz in Cochem


The ‘bauble’ is in your court…

To start planning next year’s Christmas concert tour, call us on 01332 347 828!