Cancellations on Christmas Markets – Essen – Germany.
A Christmas Market also known as Christkindlmarkt (Christ Child Market) or Weihnachtsmarkt is a street market associated with the celebration of Christmas during the four weeks of Advent. These markets originated in Germany and are traditionally held in the town square, the market has food and drinks stalls, seasonal items, singing and dancing. Dortmund with 3.5 million visitors and Cologne with four million visitors are known to be the largest Christmas markets.
Cancellations issued on these Christmas markets can be good addition to any collection on Christianity, Christ, Fairs and Markets, Culture and Traditions collection. A cancellation on Essen International Christmas Market dated 13 Dec 1989 is listed.
Essen International Christmas Markets – The 2019 Essen International Christmas Market will take place from 15 Nov to 23 Dec 2019 at Willy- Brandt-Platz, Essen. Essen is the second largest city of Ruhr and is located in North Rhine-Westphalia in Germany and Ruhr & Emscher river flows through the city. Once known for Coal mines, Silver mines and Weapon Industry, it is now known as Energy Capital of Germany( EON & RWE).