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23rd Annual Christkindlmarket

November 16th - December 24th

Inspired by the Christkindlesmarkt in Nuremberg, Germany, which began in 1545, the Christkindlmarket Chicago brings a cherished German and European tradition with international flair and local charm to Chicago. Chicago's largest open-air Christmas festival was first held on Pioneer Court in 1996.

 

Event Calendar

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Dec
10

Queen of Angels Choristers

Enjoy music of the season performed by the 30 voice Queen of Angels Choristers as they present Carols for Christkindlmarket visitors.

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Dec
11

The Chicago Carolers

Holiday entertainment for every occasion

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Dec
12

Solomonshire Players

The Solomonshire Players are an elementary school recorder & string performing ensemble consisting of students, parents, and teachers.

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Dec
12

The Chicago Temple Choir

The Chicago Temple Choir is a 32-voice choir led by eight section leaders that sings outstanding choral literature from all times and places.

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Dec
14

Barefoot Hawaiian Dance Performance

Hawaii comes to Chicago

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Dec
14

Glen Sorgatz Phenix Trio

The Christkindlmarket Chicago staple: Glen Sorgatz' Phenix Trio performs for market visitors

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Reserve a table at the Christkindlmarket! 

Reserve a "Stammtisch" table for you and your friends!  Guests can even order a food and beverage package from one of our amazing vendors. 

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On Daley Plaza in the Chicago Loop (between Dearborn, Washington and Clark Street)
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