By Megan Millisky
Prague is known as the “City of a Hundred Spires,” a reference to its many historical buildings. Check out some of Prague's most beautiful architecture this December. If you’re in Czechia for New Year’s Eve, there are tons of parties to attend and tons of concerts to catch! No matter what you want to do on your December Prague trip, you’ll find it here!
1. Magnetic Festival
Come to Prague’s PVA Exhibition Hall to experience this massive electronic concert! Over 10,000 people will join the party. Popular international DJs will perform on two stages on December 13.
2. New Year’s Eve at Cafe Mozart
This New Year’s Eve, enjoy a concert at the Grand Hotel Praha. Dance to live music, watch a magician perform tricks, and dine on a sumptuous dinner! Then watch the fireworks and ring in the new year.
3. Silver Christmas Days
This awesome Christmas Market sells hand-carved wood products and paintings. Find the perfect holiday present at vendors selling clothing and jewelry. And you can grab a bite to eat too - try cheese, snails, chocolate, sausages, and more! The festival takes place December 12-15.
4. Christmas Concert at Prague Castle
December 1, get in the Christmas spirit with a visit to the Romanesque Basilica of St. George at Prague Castle. The Basilica is one of the oldest buildings in Prague! Performances will include songs by Mozart, Vivaldi, and Händel.
Address: Hradčany, 119 08 Prague 1, Czechia
5. Prague Dog Expo
Don’t come home from vacation without a souvenir for your fuzzy friend! The Prague Dog Expo has everything a dog could ever need - food, accessories, apparel, treats, and much more. The Expo takes place at PVA Expo Center from November 30-December 1.
6. Epic Prague New Year’s Eve Party
This New Year’s Eve party lives up to its name, beginning at 10 PM and ending at 5 AM. This party stop is a great way to celebrate with the locals!
7. Christmas Vivaldi in Klementium Mirror Chapel
December 5 and 13, listen to a quartet, and organ and violin music. A lovely rendition of Vivaldi’s compositions will be played in Klementium Mirror Chapel. Over the hour-long concert, take in the sounds of the holiday season in this must-visit location.
8. European Poker Tour
December 6-17, play Texas Hold ‘Em at this exciting poker event. There is a range of buy-in prices for the events held each day, so the event is perfect for players of all skill levels.
9. New Year’s Eve Mozart Dinner
Head to Boccaccio Hall for a special New Year’s Eve dining experience! Enjoy a delicious 3-course meal, then listen to a beautiful Mozart concert.