Fact-Sheet – Winter Season 2008/2009



A magical winter wonderland welcomes the visitors at Europa-Park from 29 November 2008 until 11 January 2009 (except 24/25 December)



  • 2,500 fir trees
  • 2.5 million lights, among them:
  • 6,000 small fairy lights with more than one million light dots
  • 1,000 chains of candles
  • 500 m of light curtains
  • 5 km of fairy lights
  • 1,440 Christmas tree balls
  • 3,100 m of garlands
  • 500 Christmas gifts (decoration)
  • 25 campfires

Winter Specials:


  • Exhibition “The Marc Chagall Experience – His Love of Greece” in the Mercedes-Benz Hall
  • 4D movie “The Polarexpress” in the Magic Cinema
  • 42 beautifully decorated stalls on the romantic Chrismas market in the German Alley
  • Indoor winterworld for kids in the Silver Star Dome (2,500 m2)
  • Fascinating dinner show “Cirque d´Europe” with new programme “ONE NIGHT”
  • Circus-Revue on the Festival Area
  • Ice Bar “Glaciar” in the Spanish themed area (- 18° C)
  • Large ice-scating rink in front of the pyramid (Chocoland)
  • Huge Christmas pyramid and crib in the German Alley
  • Giant Advent calendar on the open-air stage in Italy
  • Giant Santa Clause in the Russian themed area
  • Every evening: Parade of Lights with Europa-Park´s artists
  • “Magic Light Show” on the big Europa-Park lake
  • Dinner events such as a Medieval Banquet or Indonesia Malam
  • Christmas rooms in the hotels “Colosseo” and “El Andaluz”
  • Special winter offers in the log-cabins (Tipi Village)

Winterly food and beverage specialities at Europa-Park:


  • “Schupfnudeln” (potato dumplings), potato fritters with apple-sauce, fried sausage on the Christmas market
  • Venison goulash with noodles in the Lake-Restaurant
  • Vegetable stew in the self service restaurants
  • Tuscan beef ragout in the Pizzeria
  • Mulled wine and fruit punch on the Christmas market
  • Swiss cheese soup in the Switzerland
  • Breast of duck in the Castle Restaurant