The “Förderverein der TSG Burglichtenberg” ( TSG Burglichtenberg's support group) celebrates its
19th Medieval Christmas Market on November 30th and December 1st at Castle Lichtenberg.
The market opens on Saturday, Dezember 02th (12.00 pm – 09.00 pm) and on Sunday, Dezember 03th (11.00 am – 06.00 pm)
Entrance is FREE.
The historic castle grounds (upper and lower part of the castle combined spanning 423 meters in length) offer the perfect opportunity for a time travel back to the Middle Ages. Throughout the entire castle complex, medieval musicians with ancient instruments and dance groups in colorful silky dresses entertain the visitors. Besides knights in armor and Templar gear, archery and crossbow shooting are on the agenda. Numerous stalls offer traditional medieval drinks and dishes, characteristic for knights and damsels. Additionally, local specialties are sold at several stalls while fast food is strictly prohibited. The castle's unique panorama and flair, paired with the medieval activities and the sensational offerings ensure an exciting and beautiful experience. The entrance is free. Plenty of parking lots are available. They get assigned for a small fee (2 €). Dogs are permitted as long as they are leashed. A shuttle service is offered from Kusel Train Station to Castle Lichtenberg (Prices according to the VRN charge). The entire Medieval Fair is exclusively organized by members and associtates of the Förderverein and the TSG Burglichtenberg.
Open on both days:
“Urweltmuseum Geoskop” (Museum of Primeval World) and the “Pfälzer Musikantenland-Museum”
(Museum of Palatinate Music). Coffee and cake are offered in the heated “Zehntscheune” (Tithe Barn).
• handicraft booths
• arts & crafts booths
• medieval music
• clown, juggler & fire-eater
• bow & crossbow shooting
• food & beverages from historic recipe
• large heated fest tent w/performances
• bus transfer to the castle ( Payment based on VRN rate )