Latvia Christmas Market Opening Dates 2023 | Confirmed Dates So Far

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When do Christmas markets open in Latvia this year?

If you’re trying to research the answer to this question, you may have run into some trouble… that’s because the opening dates for Christmas markets in Latvia vary by town, city & region.

That’s why we created this page for you, so you can peep the opening dates for Latvia’s Christmas Markets and events quickly and at a glance.

We hope you find it helpful!

This list is by no means exhaustive, and includes mainly bigger Christmas markets that we could find official websites and dates for. Let us know in the comments if you have any more we should add.

NOTE: While some dates have been announced already, do note that plans could always change in light of our current situation. Please do plenty of research before making concrete plans, and use the information below simply for reference.

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Christmas Market Opening Dates in Latvia 2023

As of now, the dates for most of Latvia’s 2023 Christmas markets have not yet been officially announced or confirmed.

But here are the dates we know of so far.

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LocationChristmas Market Name2023 DatesMore InfoHotels
Adaži Ādaži Evening Christmas MarketDec 22More Info
DaugavpilsDaugavpils Christmas MarketDec 16More Info
JelgavaJelgava Christmas Gift MarketDec 16More Info
RēzekneRēzekne Christmas FairDec 9 - 10More Info
RigaBaltic ExpoDec 15 - 17More Info
RigaOld Riga Christmas MarketDec 3 - Jan 8, 2023More Info
RigaEsplanade Park Christmas MarketNov 30 - Jan 1More Info
RigaAdvent Market at Vērmane Garden
Nov 10 - 11
Dec 15 - 16
More Info
ValmieraValmiera Christmas MarketDec 22More Info

Help us improve this list of Latvia Christmas Market dates!

Do you know of a confirmed Latvian Christmas Market we should add to our list? Let us know in the comments!

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