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*Please note that the Carmel Christkindlmarkt will be closed on Wednesday, November 27 due to high winds.*
We are scheduled to open again on Friday, November 29.
Please contact Ice At Center Green to reschedule your skating times at: 1-317-402-1309 or IceCenterGreen@CarmelIce.com

Market Hours
*Closed Nov. 28 for Thanksgiving Day
Monday & Tuesday :
Wednesday & Thursday :
4 - 9 p.m.
Friday, Saturday, & Sunday :
12 - 9 p.m.
Special hours of operation on
Monday, December 23rd - 12pm - 9pm
Tuesday, December 24th - 12pm - 3pm


- The Market-

Food & Gifts

-2019 Vendor Directory-

Check back for a directory of our 2019 vendors.


1. Winterborn Hüte, Handschuhe, & Schals
German-made hats and scarves, and a selection of Andean wool garments

2. Kits & Kaboodle Classic Toys
Toys and games from a variety of German brands

3. Tietze Erzgebirgsdesign
Wooden schwibbogen from the German Erzgebirge

4. Müller Kleinkunst
Traditional German wood art from an established German brand

8. Out of the Blue
Hand-painted traditional Polish pottery

9. Baumschmuck aus Lauscha
Hand-made glass ornaments from Germany

12. Zöller & Born
Hand-carved, hand-painted custom bierkrüge, or steins

13. Zöller & Born
Traditional German bierkrüge, or steins

14. Marlene's German Collectibles
German wood craft by KWO and Christian Ulbricht

28. Villeroy & Boch
German-made porcelain and glass

29. Tea Gschwendner
Premium organic loose leaf teas, accessories, and advent calendars

30. Perlkönig
Beautiful German-made jewelry

31. Klassische Holzkunst
Traditional German folkart from Seiffen, Germany and the Black Forest

32. Rӓuchermӓnner & Rӓucherkerzen
Incense burners and incense from the Erzgebirge region of Germany

33. Geschenke
A selection of German gifts and holiday decor

34. Hanukkah Shuk
Gifts to celebrate the Hanukkah season

35. Karten & Kalender
Pop-up cards and advent calendars from Germany

36. Werner Reifentiere & Werner Spielzeug
Handmade German toys and figurines made in the unique "reifendrehen" style

39. Vogel German Lace
Traditional German lace and fabrics

40. Schwibbogen
Elegant German candle arches

41. Weihnachtspyramide
A selection of masterful pyramids and candles from Germany

42. Steinbach Volkskunst
Nutcrackers and smokers from a legendary German brand

44. Frankenmuth Clock Company
Legendary Black Forest cuckoo clocks from Hönes, Trenkle, and Schneider

45. Frankenmuth Clock Company
Traditional and modern German clocks and collectibles


6. The Walking Waffle Company
Selection of gourmet Belgian waffles

11. Silkelicious
Apple strudel, brownies, donuts, and hot chocolate

17. Wurst Haus
Sausages served from a traditional German Schwenkgrill

18. Bob's Belgian Hot Chocolate
Gourmet hot chocolate made with real, pulverized Belgian chocolate

19. Ma Crêperie
Sweet crêpes with a variety of seasonal fillings

20. Bierspezialitäten
Glühbier, German imports, and local beer favorites

21. Das Pretzel Haus
Classic Bavarian pretzels, giant pretzels, and pretzel bites

22. Deutsche Delikatessen
Charcuterie and cheese platters with a spicy mustard bar

23. Groomsville Popcorn
Specialty popcorn, roasted nuts, and German lebkuchen hearts

24. Raclette Chalet
Traditional Swiss-German raclette sandwiches

25. Raclette Chalet
Warm, melted cheese scraped over Swiss favorites

26. Glühwein Pyramid
German glühwein, glühbier, bier, and non-alcoholic punches

27. Java Haus
Gourmet coffee drinks with special holiday flavors

38. Bavarian Sweet Shoppe
German candies, cookies, and chocolate-covered treats

47. German Glühwein
A selection of German glühwein and kinderpunsch flavors

48. Artisan Bakers
Locally-made, authentic German holiday treats

49. Kaffee & Schmaltzkuchen
Schmalzkuchen, coffee, latte, mocha, and hot chocolate

50. Schnitzel & Sauerkraut
The classic German pairing of schnitzel and sauerkraut

51. Oma's Spätzle Haus
German spätzle, egg-based noodles, with cheese and roasted onions

52. Farmhouse Flammkuchen
Freshly-baked, traditional Swiss flatbreads


5. Christkindlmarkt Express
Train display set in a miniature European village

7. Skating
Ice skating admission and skate rental

10. Operations
Carmel Christkindlmarkt operations

15. & 43. Guest Services
Information, collectible mugs, and commemorative Carmel ornaments

16. Kulturecke
Exhibits of German Christmas traditions and German history in Indiana

37. Zamboni
Ice resurfacer

46. Kinderecke
Wood-working demonstrations, family activities, and special events

2019 Carmel Christkindlmarkt

-Carmel Collectibles-

Commemorate your stay in our city with these holiday Carmel Collectibles.

While Supplies Last!

Carmel, Indiana 
Christmas Ornament

While Supplies Last!

Carmel, Indiana 
Glühwein Mug