Step out of your car and back in time to a holiday bazaar reminiscent of the Christmas market held in 16th century Nuremberg, Germany. This year the Christkindl Naperville has taken over Naper Settlement through December 24th and visitors can expect a packed day of shopping, tasty treats and first rate entertainment. Browse unique handblown glass ornaments and artisan beer steins, snack on fresh hot pretzels along with a cold German beer before taking in a one of the many performances being held this month.
The Christkindlmarket is free to the public and open every day through Christmas Eve. Don’t miss out on the authentic charm and holiday cheer this year! In addition to the food and shopping here are a few special happenings at this year’s Naperville Christkindlmarket…
Christkindlmarket Children’s Lantern Parade
Sunday, December 10, 2017
3:30 PM – 5:30 PM
Families are invited to join the Christkind in an evening parade. Registration begins at 3:30 pm at which time paper lanterns can be constructed for free onsite or lighted lanterns purchased for $10. Click here to reserve a lantern.
Saturday, December 16, 2017
7:00 PM – 7:30 PM
Be sure to catch this special Christkindlmarket performance by American pop singer and song writer, Isaiah Grass.
Center Stage Players
Saturday, December 23, 2017
6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
The Center Stage Players youth theater will be on hand for a special performance at this year’s market.
Christkind Visits Naperville Market
Sunday, December 17 and 24, 2017
2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Come meet the Christkind wandering the market and take your picture with her!