Switch on the Christmas Lights

Title: Switch on the Christmas Lights
End: 2018-11-23
Length: Friday, November 23th, 2018, starting at 5 pm.
Event start: 2018-11-23 17:00
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Switch on the Christmas Lights brings us together to open Maribor’s Festive December!

You are kindly invited to join us so that together we can switch the lights on and enchant Maribor's streets and squares.

Friday, November 23th, 2018, starting at 5 pm.

Programme:

5 pm: Trg generala Maistra Square in front of Prva gimnazija Maribor
  • Cultural programme* with an address from the mayor of the Municipality of Maribor
  • The switch on of Christmas Lights in Trg generala Maistra Square
5:20 pm: Trg svobode Square
  • Lighting of the Christmas tree
  • Performance by Koledniki (Koledari) AFS Študent
In Trg svobode Square, between 3 pm and 6 pm, you can make lanterns, with which we will walk around with through the city centre.
 
5:45 pm:  Grajski trg Square
  • Cultural programme*
  • Fairy jump
A walk with the Snow Fairy through the city centre (Vetrinjski dvor, Slomškov trg Square) all the way to The Old Vine House.
 
6.00 pm: Vetrinjski dvor 
  • Fairy jump
6.20 pm: Slomškov trg Square
  • Lumina - Artistic lighting installations
6.45 pm: Old Vine House
  • Lighting of the Christmas tree
  • Performance by Koledniki (Koledari) AFS Študent
  • A smaller party for the youngest among us
7.15 pm: In front of The Old Vine House
  • We will take a ride on the Jurček snow train to TIC Maribor.
*A cultural programme will be carried out by the children of Prižihov Voranc Elementary School and Koledniki (Koledari) AFS Študent.

Leon Štukelj Square

The festive atmosphere will continue in the eveninig at Leon Štukelj Square with big concerts of:

  • 8 pm: CONCERT No Name Blues Band
  • 10 pm: CONCERT Vlado Kreslin & Mali bogovi

The organizer reserves the right to make changes to the event program.