Location

Principal Park
1 Line Drive
Des Moines, IA 50309
Dates

December 2: 5pm - 9pm
December 3: 11am - 9pm
December 4: 11am - 9pm
December 5: 11am - 5pm

Why Visit Christkindlmarket Des Moines?

Service description

Culture

Learn about European culture through this 700 year old holiday tradition!

Food

Enjoy bratwurst, candied nuts and authentic German foods.

Kid (and Pet) - Friendly

Visit the KinderKorner where your kids can hear stories, sing songs, and participate in other cultural activities.

Shopping

Select from old-world, artisinal, hand-crafted products representing various European cultures.

Entertainment

Nowhere in our State will you experience such a diverse artistic offering on our entertainment stage.

Glühwein

Christmas markets aren't the same without warm, mulled-wine enjoyed out of a commemorative, keepsake mug!

Sponsor and Vendor Opportunities

Click on one of the links below to learn more about the sponsor and vendor opportunities

What Our Community is Saying

Our Latest Blog Posts

BySuzanne Hull Nov 24, 2021

Silent Auction Tree Blog Feature: Danish Brotherhood Des Moines

The Christkindlmarket Des Moines Silent Auction has returned this year with ten local non-profits to support while enjoying the market ex...

BySuzanne Hull Nov 22, 2021

Silent Auction Tree Blog Feature: Alliance Française of Central Iowa

The Christkindlmarket Des Moines Silent Auction has returned this year with ten local non-profits to support while enjoying the market ex...

BySuzanne Hull Nov 21, 2021

Silent Auction Tree Blog Feature: A Home for EveryBunny

The Christkindlmarket Des Moines Silent Auction has returned this year with ten local non-profits to support while enjoying the market ex...

BySuzanne Hull Nov 19, 2021

Silent Auction Tree Blog Feature: Veterans in Agriculture

The Christkindlmarket Des Moines Silent Auction has returned this year with ten local non-profits to support while enjoying the market ex...

Our Sponsors

Many thanks to our sponsors for their support of Christkindlmarket Des Moines. Be sure to visit their websites to learn more.