Saturday & Sunday
November 16th & 17th, 2019
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Christkindlmarkt Site Locations

All sites will be open for shopping from 9:00am to 5:00pm EST on Saturday, Nov. 17th and from 10:00am to 4:00pm EST on Sunday, Nov. 18th, 2018.  The eight vendor locations at the six market sites at the 2018 Ferdinand Christkindlmarkt are as follows:

  • Ferdinand Community Center at 1710 Community Drive
  • Forest Park High School Practice Gym and Hallways at 14th and Vienna
  • Forest Park High School Junior High Gym at 14th and Vienna
  • Forest Park High School Cafeteria  & Lower Commons on 14th and Michigan Street (Lower Level at FPHS)
  • Ferdinand Elementary School Gym at 402 E. 8th Street
  • Ferdinand American Legion at 425 Main Street            
  • Monastery Event Center at 840 East 10th Street   
  • Tri-County YMCA Antiques Markt at 131 East 16th Street        

    Vendors at the antiques market will feature antiques, collectibles, primitives, vintage, glassware, country furniture, postcards, advertising, early country, pottery, sterling silver, lamps, vintage photos, etc.

    Guests at the art and crafts markets will find quality hand-crafted goods or artisan created items such as holiday home décor, wall art, pottery, baskets, German baked goods, oak children’s furniture, German wax ornaments, decorative painting, floor cloths, penny rugs, rolling pins, custom landscape boulders, personalized ornaments, homemade pies, scroll-sawn items, inspirational, lamp work glass beads, jewelry, serving accessories, leather goods, old windows, pillows, pepper mills, cutting boards, gemstones, soup and dip mixes, woodcarving, handmade greeting cards, wooden toys, knitted and crocheted scarves, photography, handmade soaps, hand-dyed yarns, woodcrafts, wreaths, children’s books and activities, baby items, delicious regional foods and wines, caramel apples, roasted nuts, homemade caramels, kettle corn, handmade chocolates, and much more.

    Free shuttle service is available, if desired, with Forest Park High School serving as the hub location for both shuttle routes.

    Opening Ceremony: 

     (November 15)  
     Friday, 6:30 p.m. EST

    Markt Hours: 

     (November 16)
     Saturday,  9 a.m. to 5 p.m. 
     (November 17)
     Sunday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. 

    "... a must to begin your Holiday Season! Don’t miss the festivities and great, hand-made-only vendor product from across the country!"

    E. Herndon - Indiana