Colmar’s snow globe of a Marché de Noël glitters from late November to 31 December. The entire city goes to town with festive sparkle, and five markets brim with gifts, hand-crafted decorations and gingerbread heart…
Sélestat's headline event is a floral affair. Some 500,000 dahlias adorn 12 floats at the two flower parades that weave their way through the old town streets on a Saturday in mid-August – a fixture on the summer ca…
Orchestras strike up at 22 concerts in historic venues across Colmar, including Musée d’Unterlinden, during the 10-day Festival International de Colmar.
Mulled wine, spicy bredele (biscuits) and a Santa-loaded children’s village are all part and parcel of Strasbourg’s sparkly Marché de Noël.
Villages all over Alsace toast summer with merry Fêtes du Vin (wine festivals); the tourist office has details.
The Soirées Folkloriques (free performances of Alsatian music and dancing) get toes tapping on Tuesday evenings on place de l’Ancienne Douane.
Strasbourg slides into summer with fireworks, fairs and striking cathedral illuminations at place à l’Été.
Raise a glass to Alsatian wine at the Riesling du Monde, held at Strasbourg's Palais des Congrès.