4 More Christmas Markets to Fill You With Festive Cheer!

By That's Shanghai, December 15, 2022

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Nutcracker Christmas Market @ BFC


This year, BFC presents a Nutcracker themed Christmas Market. Taking center stage, a 13-meter tall giant golden Christmas tree sits atop a castle with the king coming to greet people every hour.

Image by Kaga 

There will be food from around the world available, a merry-go-round, and – get this – from today, December 16, BFC will be home to a 300 square meter open air ice skating rink.


Every Sat & Sun, 10am-10pm.

BFC, 600 Zhongshan Dong Er Lu, near Fengjing Lu 中山东二路600号, 近枫泾路.

Christkindlmarkt @ The Central


Taking place in a wonderful historic Bund venue with a 25 meter high glass ceiling, the famous Christkindlmarkt Shanghai will see authentic German sausages by Zeitgeist, Chilean style churrascos by La Picá Chilena, tasty tacos by Tacolicious, burgers by Yugo Grill, French fries by Royal Patat and much much more!


To stay warm, enjoy hot mulled wine or fruit punch, warm apple cider, traditional eggnog, hot chocolate, beer and more.


For your sweet tooth, they have freshly roasted cinnamon almonds by Nussmeister, Papito’s pancakes, delicious cakes from Dutch Pie, chocolates and German pastries by Bahlsen, ice cream by Mövenpick and more to choose from!


Last but not least let’s not forget all the great craft vendors to get your Christmas presents from! You can choose from beautiful handmade candles, scents, cashmere scarves, eco-friendly products, Christmas ornaments and decoration, jewelry, carpets and much more…

Every Thu & Fri, 4-10pm & Sat & Sun, 12-10pm until Jan 2.

The Central, 137 Jiujiang Rd, by Fujian Zhong Lu  南京东路137号, 近福建中路.

MUTE Christmas Virtual Market @ Online


Funky vendors, unique products, cool vibes and it’s all 100% virtual! Go online with MUTE Christmas Virtual Market, find that one of a kind, last minute Christmas gift and support some amazing vendors along the way!

Joining is absolutely FREE! And gives you the chance to earn a secret Christmas gift delivered straight to your door!

Fri, Dec 16, from 8pm.


JS Christmas Market @ Anken Air


Jiashan Style Christmas returns to ANKEN Air on Saturday. Exquisite artisan products, Christmas Caroling and Jiashan's own Father Christmas will be on hand to make your day merry and bright.

Sat Dec 17, 11am-7pm.

ANKEN Air, No. 181, Lane 465 Zhenning Lu, by Xinzha Lu 镇宁路465弄181号, 近新闸路.

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[Cover image courtesy of Christkindlmarkt @ The Central]

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