Festive lights switch-on, on Friday 29.11.2019, will be accompanied by a short cultural program and a traditional mayors speech. This will be the first step into the festive December, which will last until 2.1.2020. Your evening walks through festive Ljubljana will be further enhanced with many events throughout December.
Congress square will hold a special exhibition with ice sculptures made by Slovenian and international artists. This year’s inspiration comes from the reach history of Ljubljana – from the Roman empire until the modern days. Close by, you will find a Christmas market, where you can warm yourself with a drink, grab something to eat or find a perfect Christmas gift for your loved ones.
During this period let`s not forget to be kind to our environment and if possible try to donate a small gift to local non-profitable associations. Those will ensure that all children can have a Christmas they DESERVE.
Some suggestions for the »green« Christmas gifts:
• Wrap your Christmas gifts in the eco-friendly wrap paper
• Buy local products
• Glass water bottle
• Voucher for one of the many Slovenian spas
• Clothes from the second-hand shop
• A monthly pass for public transportation
• Jar of Slovenian honey
• Eco-friendly cosmetics
You will find all the important events in festive Ljubljana in the link below: https://www.visitljubljana.com/en/visitors/events/festive-december/
We have also prepared a special offer for all guests of our hotel: