Enjoy an active Advent adventure

Being creative, getting in the active Christmas mood and supporting Christmas traditions.

Nachtwaechter Linz c linztourismus Wolfgang Liegl

Through the city with the nightwatchman

  • 29 November 2018
    6, 13, and 20 December 2018
    7.30 pm

Registration required!
+43 664 4303164

Charity run ‚Nikolauf‘

  • 2 December 2018
    2 pm

For the good purpose young and old disguised as Saint Nicholas march together through the Old Town of Linz, accompanied by music. The costume costs of 17 Euro will be donated.


Nikolauf Altstadt Linz c EM

‚Linzer Kerzenziehen’ (create a candle)

Linzer Kerzenziehen c linztourismus tom mesic
  • 10 November to 22 December
    daily from 8.30 am to 6 pm

The ‘Linzer Kerzenziehen’ in the vault of Hotel Wolfinger in the Main Square in Linz is a special attraction. Fashion a truly personal present from scented beeswax. Every decagram of wax (39 cents/decagram) is sold for a charity project!

Tip for groups: Booking in advance is recommended for tour groups. Candles can be prepared in advance!

Contact: Lebenshilfe OÖ, Fachwerkstätte Linz, phone +43 664 5001468

Building an Advent wreath

    1 December 2018
    10 am
    Blessing at 4.15 pm

Perchten with drums

  • 1 December 2018
    6 pm

Perchten at Main Square (Hauptplatz).

Linz Perchten

  • 7 December 2018
    5 pm

Perchten at Weihnachtsmarkt at Volksgarten.

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