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Christkindlmarket Des Moines

  • 1 Line Drive | Des Moines, IA 50309
  • Presented By: Des Moines European Heritage Association
  • Dates: December 4, 2020
  • Location: Principal Park
  • Phone: (515) 250-6366
  • Start/End Time: 11:00 AM to 9:00 PM
  • Price: FREE
  • Overview

    Experience a German-inspired Christmas Market at Principal Park's Main Lot December 3 - 6, 2020. Enjoy the sights, sounds, smells and flavors of the holidays as you participate in a 700 year old tradition.

    Shop regional vendors selling old-world, hand-crafted products from wooden vendor stalls; enjoy lively performances of polka music, traditional dance and choirs in the entertainment tent; participate in children's activities; sip Glühwein (warm, mulled wine) and savor European-style Iowa craft beer.

    Des Moines European Heritage Association, a 501(c)3, tax-exempt non-profit, produces Christkindlmarket Des Moines. This event is free and open to the public. Dates and times are as follows:

    Thursday, December 3: 5pm - 9pm
    Friday, December 4: 11am – 9pm
    Saturday, December 5: 11am – 9pm
    Sunday, December 6: 11am – 5pm