The famous and very well-known town’s landmark of Gmunden – the lake castle Ort – and also the land castle Ort are the location for the lake castle advent. Not only the two castles are decorated in loving detail and illuminated with a sense of humour. Also the lake between the two castles has a unique illumination. In addition to the floating crib with the Holy Family, the lake is decorated with floating light balls und lighted Christmas trees. The focus of the exhibition is not only the artistic exhibits, but also the lively crafts. Many exhibitors’ work on site, so a visit to the market becomes a special experience. Regional delicacies such as the farmers doughnuts or raclette cheese bread and also the popular mulled wine are served at the lake castle advent.