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A cosy Christmas in Raseborg 2023

In Raseborg, you can prepare for Christmas in peace and quiet in a beautiful, historic setting. This is what we like to call “hygge”, a cosy Christmas.

Christmas in Fiskars Village and Billnäs

Award-winning Fiskars Village offers high-quality and locally produced Christmas gifts in nice little shops all over the historical ironwork village. You can choose from beautiful, Finnish design products, handicraft and arts. You can also visit Fiskars Museum, the winter exhibition at Karin Widnäs ceramic museum KWUM and rest your legs at the village’s atmospheric restaurants and cafes. Travel by bus to Fiskars Village from Karjaa railwaystation and make a stop in Billnäs ironworks on the way there or on your way back. See two beautiful ironworks in one day.

Christmas in Ekenäs

The wooden house idyll Ekenäs offers a popular Christmas opening on the pedestrian street Kungsgatan and the market square. The same area is also a popular Christmas shopping area throughout December. On Wednesdays and Saturdays, many people come to get their Christmas foods on the market place at 7-14. If you want to rest your legs during the Christmas shopping, you can also try Ekenäs’ cosy cafés, such as Carl de Mumma and Cafferie by the market square, Wi-Box café next to the pedestrian street or café Gamla Stan in the Old Town. When in Ekenäs, do visit our new striking museum Chappe, built in the cultural quarter and the historical environment.

Traditional Christmas markets

From the last weekend in November,traditional Christmas markets are organized around the city. Become inspired by the small and large Christmas markets, find handmade Christmas gifts and fill your stomach with local delicacies.

Christmas events and traditions in Raseborg

The best way to calm down and find that peaceful Christmas atmosphere, is to enjoy a traditional Christmas concert in one of our beautiful old churches. The Raseborg events calendar offers you a list of Christmas markets, exhibitions, concerts and workshops, be sure to check it regularly for new events. You can also look through our selection of events at the bottom of the page or find even more events on our Facebook page.

During the holidays, you can go out for a walk in our beautiful parks and forests, or enjoy a movie at our cozy retro cinema theaters Bio Pallas in Karis and Bio Forum in Ekenäs.

Have a cosy Christmas season!