Every year, the coastal Portuguese city of Aveiro becomes a fun, festive wonderland thanks to the Boas Festas em Aveiro (Happy Holidays from Aveiro) programme, which includes a unique Santa Claus parade, and even the biggest Christmas tree in the country.
Another highlight of this festive season? The Aveiro Christmas Market scene, which provides locals and visitors alike with the opportunity to buy unique gifts and souvenirs.
So whether you’re currently planning your own trip, or simply curious about what Aveiro is like at Christmas time, then we’re here to help.
Read on for an overview of Aveiro at Christmas, with official dates, hotel recommendations, and locations.
NOTE: This is a Christmas market we haven’t personally visited yet, so all the information below is taken from official sources for your reference! If you have any personal tips from first-hand experience to add, let us know in the comments so we can improve this guide!
Aveiro Christmas Event Dates
According to the event’s official Facebook page, this year’s Boas Festas em Aveiro event will begin on December 1, 2022, and end in early January of 2023.
Aveiro Christmas Market & Event Locations
‘Boas Festas em Aveiro’ offers a diverse range of programming and events across the city. This year’s programme has not yet been announced, but be sure to keep an eye on their official Facebook page for details once they’re released.
In the past, Christmas markets in Aveiro have included…
- Bazar Solidário (Solidarity Bazaar) at Mercado Manuel Firmino
- Xmas Club Aveiro at Mercado Manuel Firmino
Aveiro Christmas 2022 Hotels
Looking for a place to stay nearby while you visit Christmas markets? Here are some recommendations:
- Budget: Click here to check prices and availability
- Mid-Range: Click here to check prices and availability
- Luxury: Click here to check prices and availability
Official Aveiro Christmas Events Website
For the most up-to-date information and announcements, be sure to visit the official website for Boas Festas em Aveiro.
Help Us Improve This Aveiro Christmas Market and Events Guide!
We’re constantly striving to make articles on this site more informative for our readers, so let us know in the comments if you’ve been to Aveiro Christmas Market and if there are any tips or must-knows you’d like to share.