The second edition of the Alt.Craciun Christmas fair takes place between December 16th and December 23rd at Arcub Gabroveni in Bucharest.

The event is meant to offer an alternative to the traditional Christmas fairs and offers the public the latest in Romanian design and alternative music.

The groups and artists that have been invited to perform at the event include Lucia, Aida și noi, Horia și Flores, Byron, Eyedrops, and the Radio Children Choir.

The fair has three areas. Alt.Fashion Shop is where those visiting can find the clothing and jewelry created by local designers such as Bianca Georgescu, HUMAN APJ, snob., MIHHER, Bon Bijou, Mender, Aer Wear, and LIA. Alt.Winter Drinks Shop is where they can taste hot chocolate, mulled wine, tea and many other goodies. Alt.Gift Shop powered by Dizainăr gathers Romanian design items that went on display at the Romanian Design Week.

The fair can be visited daily between 14:00 and 21:00. Entrance is free.

Photo: Petru Ivu/ Arcub Facebook Page