Be creative, get in the mood for Christmas, cultivate customs and traditions Enjoy an active Advent adventure

Being creative, getting in the active Christmas mood and supporting Christmas traditions. You can enjoy the time before Christmas with all your senses.

Through the city with the nightwatchman

Join the Nightwatchman on his Advent tour of Linz's old town and hear about medieval customs during Advent. Meeting point: Altstadt 2

  • 5, 12, and 29 December 2019
    respectively 7.30 pm

Registration required!
+43 664 4303164 


Nachtwaechter Linz c linztourismus Wolfgang Liegl

Charity run ‚Nikolauf‘

With their registration the participants of this special event will receive a Santa Claus costume and a starting number. The costumed St. Nicholas' costumes will be accompanied by music from the Old Market Square through the city centre. The net proceeds of the event will be donated to the good cause.

  • 1 December 2019
    2 pm
Nikolauf Altstadt Linz c EM

Workshops and courses

"Räuchern" at the winter solstice

Workshop at the Biology Center Linz.

  • 19 December 2019
    7 pm

"Message to Heaven"

"Räuchern" with incense, herbs and resins in the Botanical Garden.

  • 6 December 2019
    7 December 2019
    2.30 pm to 5 pm

All changes reserved.