Looking for something new to offer your group during the Holiday season 2014 in Philadelphia?
Then a tour to the Christmas Village in Philadelphia is the MUST do for your 2014 catalogue!
Running in it's 7th year, the German style Christmas Market at LOVE Park - right in Center City of Philly - has become a great new Holiday tradition.
Build after a German outdoor style Christmas market offers a lot to do for your customers: a large and unique variety of international vendors including "Kathe Wohlfahrt" from Germany, traditional German food & drinks and an extensive stage & event program and so much more.
Being situated at Philadelphia's most popular sightseeing places - LOVE Park - our venue combines the comfort of an onsite bus stop, close bus parking facilities and a whole lot more to do around the city for the Holiday season! Click here to learn more about our venue.
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if you need assistance with booking our food package!
To Do's at the Christmas Village
|GREAT SHOPPING EXPERIENCE|
Our 60+ international vendors offer a great shopping experience for all ages. The unique variety ranges from Christmas ornaments & decoration to arts & craft, jewelry & accessories, toys, fashion & beauty products to glass & pottery. Everybody will find the right gifts for their beloved ones for the upcoming Holiday season! Great addition: TAX FREE shoes & clothing in PA!
|MEET THE ORIGINAL CHRISTKIND FROM GERMANY|
Christmas Village is officially opened by the original Christkind from Nuremberg/Germany! The beautiful German Christmas Angel visits the market each year at the first weekend and recites her tradtitonal prologue. The opening ceremony is embedded into performances of local choirs and bands and has been ever since a loadstone. Make sure to take your picture with the Christkind!
|TAKE A PHOTO OF THE FAMOUS LOVE STATUE! |
Christmas Village is situated in LOVE Park with the world famous LOVE statue right in the middle of the market! Designed and build by Robert Indiana the statue is one of Philadelphia's main attractions since 1978 and attracts each year millions of tourists.
|SIT DOWN IN OUR "WEIHNACHTSHÜTTE" AND ENJOY A BRATWURST |
The "Weihnachtshütte" - German for "Christmas hut" - is our festive decorated food tent. Enjoy one of the world famous German Bratwurst's in it and enjoy the sounds and looks of a real German Christmas including a Christmas tree, German Christmas tunes, the delicious smell of sizzeling Brat's - in short: our German "Gemütlichkeit"!
AUTHENTIC GERMAN SWEETS & DRINKS
Next to the German Bratwurst lunch, our food vendors offer a great variety of authentic German food: Lebkuchen (gingerbread), Stollen, fresh frosted almonds and all the other well known specialities! Of cause we are not limited to the German cuisine - we also offer crepes&waffles, Austrian strudel, funnel cake and so much more. Also a must do: a cup of our hot gluhwine (mulled wine)!
|SANTA'S HOUSE |
Kid's LOVE to take a picture with our Santa! The pictures are professionally made by Russ Brown Photography and make a great gift to all the family members!
|KATHE WOHLFAHRT |
Experience the magic of Christmas from Germany! Bringing all the beautifull Christmas ornaments such as original wood carvings from the Ore Mountains, Pyramids, Schwibbogen, Beer Steins, Pewter Ornaments and of cause their delicate glass ornaments Kathe Wohlfahrt is a MUST DO at the Christmas Village.
|EXTENSIVE STAGE PROGRAM |
Our central stage is the place for performances of all kind: local school choirs, bands, singer/songwriter, musical casts and so on both on weekday and weekend days. All our weekends are themed and follow a special motto. Check out our stage schedule here!