Here the expectations for a Merry Christmas are awakened by bright lights and decorated fir trees and  in the bitter cold, there is nothing better than a glass of mulled wine. The magic of the Speyer Christmas market is underlined by the numerous stalls and surprises as well as the choirs and music groups, who create the annual supporting programme.

Traditionally, the partner towns of Speyer present themselves at the weekends in the City Hall courtyard