We gather at the winter event on the Vrijthof Square: friends, family, loved ones and acquaintances. Enjoy a fairytale time together. A ride in the Ferris wheel, pirouettes on the ice rink, hot chocolate while enjoying live music... You will be there, won't you?
Magical Maastricht Vrijthof, there's no place in Maastricht that exudes more Christmas spirit than this special square. From 30 November till 31 December, you can experience the most delightful winter activities on the square. Think of the local Christmas market, the towering Ferris wheel, and the covered ice rink. Admire the grand Christmas tree and the sparkling lights. On Vrijthof square you celebrate Christmas in magical atmospheres.
There's a whole lot to experience once again on Vrijthof square this year. Winter chalets filled with delightful treats, the most charming Christmas decorations, and heartwarming beverages await you. Magical Maastricht Vrijthof guarantees a winter wonderland of fun. This winter, you can twirl and glide on the grand covered ice rink, zoom beneath the replica of the Sint-Servaasbrug, or take a romantic stroll across it. Engage in a lively game of curling with your friends, which is sure to bring bursts of laughter and endless enjoyment. If you're up for an adrenaline rush, go to the Fun House with your friends. The Vrijthof square is where the most precious memories are made!
This year, the Vrijthof square is more enchanting than ever. Walk through the sparkling tunnel of lights, which leads to the Basilica of St. Servatius. Indulge in a warm beverage and enjoy live music under the hearts of Place d'Amour! Have a ride on the traditional carousel or the impressive ferriswheel. At a height of 45 meters, you'll enjoy the most beautiful view from a closed glass gondola. Extra cozy! Got someone in mind to take with you?
There’s nothing cosier than drinking a delicious hot chocolate or mulled wine by a fire, whether you’re with friends or family, or visiting as a couple. Magical Maastricht Vrijthof is once again full of the tastiest food stands. Fresh ‘oliebollen’ (deep-fried dough balls), traditional waffles, and typical Austrian dishes in the Almhütte chalet: you’ll find it all here!