Christkindlmarkt -a German Holiday Tradition.
Join us on Sat. & Sun., Dec. 3 & 4, 2016 from noon 'til 9pm.
"Christmas Stollen, Strudel, Roasted Nuts, Brats, Gluehwein, Santa, and Christmas Carols. It's the perfect place for grown ups and the little ones to get in the spirit of Christmas. Can you feel it...."
We share the Holiday cheer and excitement of an authentic German Outdoor Christmas market.
Experience the old world charm at Christkindlmarkt at the American-German Club by creating lasting memories and starting a new tradition with family and friends!
Fun activities are geared towards the youngest visitors, including workshops of making Christmas ornaments, coloring pages, decorating miniature gingerbread houses and much more!
German delicacies such as bratwurst, potato pancakes, and schnitzel along with sweet indulgences ranging from baked holiday specialties like the traditional Stollen, Strudel, Pretzels, and Roasted Nuts will satisfy all tastes. The not to be missed Glühwein - hot spiced wine and imported beer will be available for the grown ups. Our seating areas provide visitors with a place to relax, sit down and enjoy delicious food and drinks, and our vendors will be offering Christmas Ornaments and other Chritsmas related items.
The Christkindlmarkt hosts live entertainment and performances. School groups, a brass band with its festive popular holiday music, holiday carolers and dance group will perform. The Christkind, the namesake of the market, and Santa Claus will be available for photos with the children.
At approximately 5:30 p.m. children are invited to participate in the parade during which they are led through the market, carrying lanterns, and singing several classic German and American holiday songs.
The highlight of the event will be the Tree Lighting by Santa at around 6:30 p.m.
Free Parking on Club's premises.