Christkindlmarket Chicago

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November 24, 2022 - December 24, 2022

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Ready to devour some bratwurst, fresh pretzels, and hot spice wine beneath the gleam of Christmas decorations? Take your senses on an adventure at Christkindlmarket Chicago!

The city's German-inspired Christmas celebration returns to Daley Plaza with a unique shopping experience, live entertainment, and food imported from Germany. Warm up with a cup of hot spice wine, or quench your thirst with a beer stein. Little ones can enjoy special activities like the Kinder Passport, get gifts, and play an online scavenger hunt.


Christkindlmarket Chicago runs from November 18th, 2022, through December 24th, 2022. 

Sundays – Thursdays: 11 AM to 8 PM

Fridays – Saturdays: 11 AM to 9 PM

Special Opening Hours: November 24th, 2022 & December 24th, 2022: 11 AM to 4 PM

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Located at Daley Plaza, 50 W Washington St, Chicago. 

Covid-19 Information

All guests are highly encouraged to wear face masks while outdoors. In addition, visitors must wear face coverings in all indoor settings, regardless of vaccination status.

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Experience Christkindlmarket Chicago

From handmade gifts to bratwurst, there's so much to see and enjoy at the annual Christkindlmarket Chicago.

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Get ready for the smell of newly baked German pastries and roasted nuts at this celebration. Treat your eyes to glimmering lights and decorations. Listen to live tunes while sipping the event's many drink options like gluhwein and hot tea. Then, take in or shop incredible artwork and wood handicrafts.

This free outdoor market features special activities for children like Kinder Club activities, where they can download fun coloring pages and play scavenger hunts for free.

Feel the joy of the festive season and enjoy German tradition in a cozy atmosphere with the entire family. Also, you can make a vacation out of it with a Chicago package.


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