Your traditional German Holiday Market. Food, drinks, gifts, and family fun.


The market will transport visitors to a traditional German holiday festival without leaving home. Shop for German food, beverages, and handcrafted gifts while enjoying music and local entertainment. Inspired by the original Christkindlesmarket in Nuremberg, German the Christkindlmarket was first brought to Chicago in 1996 and has become a beloved tradition ever since. Check our website for more information on dates and locations.

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Things You'll Find:

  1. The market is organized by the host of the largest traditional German holiday market outside of Germany.
  2. Gluhwein - Glogg - Glugg - Hot Spiced Wine. They're the same drink by different names, and they're all delicious!
  3. The Christkind, the namesake of the market, visits children on Christmas to bring them gifts - much like Santa Claus!

Onsite Amenities
& Features

  • ADA Compliant
  • Family Friendly


  • Price Range: $$