It’s that time of year again when Christmas markets return with all the festive food, events and stalls.

If you’re looking forward to a trip to Birmingham to walk the streets with a hot chocolate in hand, you might be wondering what this year’s arrangements are for the city’s Christmas markets.

From the opening date and times to the activities available, here’s everything you need to know about Birmingham Frankfurt Christmas Markets.

When do the Birmingham Christmas markets start?

The Christmas markets opened in Birmingham on Thursday, November 2 and will close on Sunday, December 24, according to the Visit Birmingham website.

The opening times are as follows:

  • Monday-Thursday: 11am-9pm
  • Friday: 11am-9.30pm
  • Saturday: 10am-9.30pm
  • Sunday: 10am-9pm

On Remembrance Sunday (November 12), the Christmas markets will open at 1pm.

What to do at Birmingham’s Christmas markets

There’s a variety of things to see and do at Birmingham’s 2023 Christmas markets.

Traditional German foods such as Bratwurst and Brezel will both be on offer at the Christmas markets.

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Mulled wine, German beer and crepes will also be available for those wanting to indulge in some festive treats.

Visitors can also enjoy a singalong with the singing Christmas moose and carols and daily bands will be up on stage too.

There will also be a big wheel, ice rink and carousel to enjoy.

You can find out more about the event via the Visit Birmingham website.