Again this year, for the 38th time, the Advent market in the Renaissance castle opens its gates on the first Advent weekend. As in previous years, the castle’s exhibition area is festively decorated and visitors can look forward to one of Upper Austria’s most enchanting Advent markets.
In Sierning, visitors have to walk only short distances to immerse themselves in the beautiful ambience of the castle courtyard and its Advent village where various clubs offer a great variety of culinary delicacies. Outstanding exhibitors and artisans display their original creations on the ground floor and first and second floors, accessible via two stairways. Take your time strolling past the stalls and enjoy the great variety of exceptional handicrafts - you’ll be sure to find some unique and exceptional gifts.
After visiting the exhibition in the castle which extends from the ground floor up to the 2nd floor, numerous culinary delicacies await to be tasted in the castle courtyard and in the Mixed Choir “Stüberl” Parlour or in the castle tavern where you can enjoy a relaxed cup of coffee with delicious pastries prepared by the members of the Goldhauben women’s group.
The Sierning Advent also offers numerous fringe events: Children’s Advent and diverse concerts by various choirs and ensembles in the St. Stephan parish church, arts exhibitions, vocal recitals in the Landerl Inn or modern performances by various groups in the “Koglhäusl” or “Neuzeughammer” hall.
More detailed information and dates www.sierning.com
Tip for children
For children, a candle-making workshop will be set up in the foyer of the town hall where kids can try their hand at dipping candles. While the children are eagerly engaged in creating their own candles, their parents can enjoy a relaxing stroll through the Advent Market with its diverse attractions, marvel at the many unusual items on display and for sale.