Market days 2024

Saturday, 8–17
Sundays and holidays, 10–18

April 6.
May 4. (handicraft live)
June 1.
July 6.
August 3.
September 7. (handicraft live)
October 5.
November 2.

Handicraft-markets in december 2024

Saturday, 7. december  
08.00–17.00 Uhr

Sunday, 8. december (Immaculate Conception)
10.00–18.00 Uhr

Saturday, 14. december
08.00–17.00 Uhr

Sunday, 15. december
10.00–18.00 Uhr

Saturday, 21. december
08.00–17.00 Uhr

Sunday, 22. december
10.00–18.00 Uhr

Market days 2024

Saturday, 8–17
Sundays and holidays, 10–18

April 5.
May 3. (handicraft live)
June 7.
July 5.
August 2.
September 6. (handicraft live)
October 4.
November 8.
6./8./13./14./20./21. December


The handicraft-market takes place on the Winemarket in the old town of Lucerne.

Contact points for the Lucerne handicraft market

Organization, admission, stand and registration

The handicraft market is organized by the City of Lucerne's Urban Space and Events Service Department. Only online seat bookings are accepted, registration on site is not possible. The details can be found on the website of the City of Lucerne.

Advertising, marketing and tent rental

The Lucerne Crafts Market Association is responsible for marketing, advertising and temporary tent rental.

Information for the market drivers


Hand-crafted home-made products (exclusively non-food products.

Addresses for tents and tarpaulins

PRO-TENT AG, CH-8630 Rüti
Gardeko GmbH, CH-6025 Neudorf
CLARO Grosshandel, CH-8820 Wädenswil

The stand size is 2 x 2 meters. Market tents and canopies are only allowed with white / light blue tops.

Tariffs (as of January 2020 of Lucerne City)

Placement fees and electricity purchases are as follows due to the regulations governing the use of the public land:

Annual Place:
Stand fee (at least 9 participations): CHF 100.–
Electricity Annual stand space flat rate: CHF 120.– (excluding VAT)
Advertising contribution to the association of the handcraft-market: CHF 120.– (excl. VAT)
Processing fee: CHF 80.–

Temporary Participation:
Stand per day: CHF 30.–
Electricity per day: CHF 15.–* (excluding VAT)
Advertising fee per day: CHF 22.– (excl. VAT)
Processing fee: CHF 5.– per market day for temporary participants

*mandatory for December markets.