Silent Night in Wagrain-Kleinarl
A very special kind of magic surrounds your winter holidays in Wagrain-Kleinarl in Advent. The events of „Silent Night“ add to this: The Advent schedule contains a mix of originality and winter romance.
„A christmas like in old times“ can be experienced in SalzburgerLand. Wagrain-Kleinarl emerges as real idyllic place for guests and people from the region, enjoy the waiting for christmas. The „Silent Night“ events are focused on the memory of Joseph Mohr, he wrote the infamous lyrics for „Silent Night, Holy Night“ in 1816. He spent the final decade of his life in Wagrain.
Wonderfully decorated and artfully lightes – this is how Wagrain-Kleinarl celebrates the time before christmas. In the time of Advent you’ll find traditional christmas markets every saturday. There’s no christmas trash in Wagrain-Kleinarl, we rely on our authentic feeling for christmas. Traditional products and works will be offered, manufactured by people from the region. Culinary delights from Wagrain-Kleinarl will be served and dulcify the christmas time. Artful wood carvings may fascinate you and your family. How about a little souvenir for your dear friends?
A variety of christmas events recall the peaceful meaning of Joseph Mohrs „Silent Night, Holy Night“. A highlight of this schedule is called „Burglichter“. Guests and natives hike on 8th of december in common with torches to the castle hill. This is a little hill where you’ll find the remains of an ancient fortress.
Further events are the visit of St Nicholas, readings and the traditional searching the harbourage. Concerts with choirs or the „Silent Night“ special post office in the Waggerl museum will give you a confident christmas feeling.
Holidays with the whole family are very special at christmas: The pists are not crowded and attractive Advent-packages diminish the costs. In the children’s backery it’s possible for the kids to help the Christ Child – the cookies will be marvelous!
On 26th of december christmas will come to a classy finale in Wagrain-Kleinarl - with the Joseph Mohr memory singing. An impressive event, awaking the memory of old times and christmas feeling.