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What is the Christkindlmarket?
The Christkindlmarket in Chicago is an annual festive event that unites cherished German and European traditions with a twist of international sophistication and local charm.
Visitors can enjoy high quality gifts, food and drinks from the market's many vendors along with plenty of holiday cheer. Sip on a glass of imported mulled wine from Germany and enjoy the market's cheerful live entertainment program.
Christkindlmarket in Chicago has become the city's beloved holiday tradition and is the ideal place for families to make festive memories to last a lifetime.
Need to know
The Christkindlmarket is admission free. It is also open on Thanksgiving and Christmas Eve with special opening hours.
Did you know?
Chicago's Christkindlmarket in Chicago takes its inspiration from the 16th century's Christkindlesmarkt in Nuremberg, Germany which was one of the first outdoor markets of its kind.
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