(GMT)12 DEC 2016 T2ATU:
Framed by the Französischer Dom, the Konzerthaus and the Deutscher Dom, a small tent city with more than 1,000 strings of light appears like magic each year in this centrally-located square. The stylish atmosphere year attracts around 60,000 visitors from around the world each year.
The exhibitors traditionally include glassblowers and candle makers as well as jewellers. There's also an origami master, an embroiderer, a milliner and an ivory-carver offering their high-quality goods. The sophisticated stage program features renowned artists who help put the crowds into the festive spirit.
Admission: € 1 | free for children under 12
New Year's Eve Party: 7p.m.-1a.m., 12 euros"