Photos: VisitTallinn, VisitViljandi
Tallinn Christmas Market 17.11.2017 - 06.01.2018
One of Europe's most beautiful Christmas markets is held on Tallinn's medieval Town Hall Square. You can eat and drink, shop at stalls, pay a visit to Santa Claus and his live reindeer and take a pony ride. A full cultural programme with dancers, singer and more takes place on the stage.
Christmas City Tartu 03.12.2017 - 07.01.2018 and Tartu Christmas Fair 9.12.2017
Tartu, Estonia's culture capital, is a destination for Christmas. Festivities begin in November with the "Forest of Swings", an event where children as well as adults can have fun on wooden swings, eat, drink and be merry. On December 10th, don't miss the Tartu Christmas Fair on the Tartu Town Hall Square with warm drinks, pies and handicrafts.
Paide Christmas Festival 9.12.2017
Paide, with its 13th century castle, lies right in the heart of central Estonia. Visit on December 9th for a day full of family activities like a candy tournament, tree decorating contest and performances by a troupe of elves on the Paide Central Square.
Winter Fair in Narva 9.12.2017
Narva, a historical city on Estonia's eastern boarder, hosts its Winter Fair where artisans from all three Baltic countries sell their crafts in the town centre. While you're there, tour the Narva castle and museum.
Viljandi Christmas Hansa 16.-17.12.2017
Viljandi, a Hanseatic trade city in the middle ages, holds a handicraft market on the Town Hall Square in partnership with the local Bonifatius Guild of craftsmen. There will be a miniature zoo for children, a Christmas train and the possibility to buy a real Christmas tree of your own.