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  • Cowles Common
  • Address: 221 Walnut Street, Des Moines, IA 50309
  • December 1, 2017 - December 3, 2017
  • Fri -Sat 11 a.m. - 9 p.m.; Sun 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Price: Free Admission

Experience a German-inspired Christmas Market at Cowles Commons December 1-3. 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.

This event is free and open to the public. Dates and times are as follows:

Have questions about Christkindlmarket Des Moines? Contact Des Moines European Heritage Association