2022 Market Hours
*Closed Thanksgiving and Christmas Day
The Market is officially CLOSED for the 2022 season.
See you next year!
Special hours of operation on
Nov 23 (Wed): 11 am - 9 pm
Dec 3 (Sat): 11 am - 10 pm
Dec 10 (Sat): 11 am - 10 pm
Dec 19-22 (Mon-Thurs): 11 am - 9 pm
Dec 24 (Sat): 11 am - 4 pm
Dec 26-30 (Mon-Fri): 11 am - 9 pm

2024 Market Hours
*Closed Thanksgiving and Christmas Day
Monday & Tuesday:
Wednesday & Thursday:
4 - 9 pm
Friday & Saturday:
12 - 9 pm
12 - 8 pm
Special Hours
Nov 27 : Noon - 9 pm
Dec 16 & 17 : 4 - 9 pm
Dec 23 : Noon - 9 pm
Dec 24 : Noon - 4 pm
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Our Blog


Welcome to our blog, where we dive into the world of Christkindlmarkt traditions and explore the stories behind them.

Our Germany Travel Tales and Commitment to Authenticity

The Carmel Christkindlmarkt team visits Germany to guarantee the Carmel, Indiana market delivers an authentic German experience. They meet with artisans and vendors, immerse themselves in German culture, and collect ideas and items to boost the Market's authenticity.

Tantalizing Taste Buds: A Day in the Life of a Market Foodie

Discover authentic German cuisine at the Carmel Christkindlmarkt, a food lover's paradise. Enjoy traditional Stollen, Glühwein, Wurst, and Raclette, alongside sweet treats like Stroopwafel and Chimney Cake, complemented by German beers and more.

Glühwein Boot Mug Care Tips: Preserving the Magic at Home

The Carmel Christkindlmarkt annually releases sought-after Glühwein Boot Mugs in unique colors and designs, often selling out due to popularity. Learn some tips for proper care at home.

Unveiling the History and Flavors of German Foods at Carmel Christkindlmarkt

The Carmel Christkindlmarkt is renowned for its authentic German food and drinks, drawing visitors globally. Discover iconic German delicacies and beverages at the market.

Behind the Scenes at the Carmel Christkindlmarkt

The Carmel Christmas Market is the culmination of its team's year-long dedication. Take a look at what happens behind the scenes.