Events and Entertainment Calendar

The 2020 event schedule will be online in late fall, for now browse through our 2019 events to see what to expect when visiting an authentic German Christmas market!

Event Calendar

Check back in late fall for the 2020 event schedule!

Performance Inquiries

Are you a performer interested to showcase your talent onstage at Christmas Village in Philadelphia in 2020? Or are you in a band, dancing group or choir and would like to inspire the crowds? Let us know, we’re still looking for all kinds of new talents! Send us a note at stage@philachristmas.com and include sample music and pictures!

 

2019 Schedule of Events

Saturday, Nov 23rd

Saturday, November 23rd 2019

Opening Hours

11:00 am - 8:00 pm 

Preview Weekend

Visit LOVE Park and get a glimpse of this year's market. Explore Christmas Village before Thanksgiving and see what it will look like.

 

Sunday, Nov 24th

Sunday, Nov 24th 2019

Opening Hours

11:00 am - 7:00 pm

Preview Weekend

Visit LOVE Park and get a glimpse of this year's market. Explore Christmas Village before Thanksgiving and see what it will look like.

 

Thursday, Nov 28th

Thursday, Nov 28th 2019

Opening Hours

9:00 am - 5:00 pm

First day of the Christmas Village 2019.

Special Events, Appearances and Offers:

Santa will be at the market to take pictures! Meet him at Santa's House during our opening hours.

 

Friday, Nov 29th

Friday, Nov 29th 2019

Opening Hours

11:00 am - 8:00 pm

Stage Schedule

11:30 pm - 12:00 pm: Royal Mix

12:00 pm - 12:45 pm: Lunch Concert Series - Philadelphia Gay Men´s Chorus

12:45 pm - 1:30 pm: Jada Fete

1:30 pm - 2:15 pm: Frantastic Noise

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm: Megan Flatley

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm: Eli the Hawk

Special Events, Appearances and Offers:

Santa will be at the market to take pictures! Meet him at Santa's House during our opening hours.

Furry Friends Friday: Visit the hut of Kylie's Canine Treats with your dog and receive one free dog treat!

 

Saturday, Nov 30th

Saturday, Nov 30th 2019

Opening Hours

11:00 am - 8:00 pm

Stage Schedule

11:00 am - 12:00 pm: Living Arts Dance, Inc. Dance Team

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm: Dreaming Chris & Friends

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm: VNIX

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm: Drew Hirsch

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm: Last Chance

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm: Philly Squeeze Accordion Band

5:00 pm - 6:00 pm: CFOB - Cooler Full of Beer

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm: Aaron Hehl & John Dutton

Special Events, Appearances and Offers:

Santa will be at the market to take pictures! Meet him at Santa's House during our opening hours.

 

Sunday, Dec 1st

Sunday, Dec 1st 2019

Opening Hours

11:00 am - 7:00 pm

Stage Schedule:

11:00 am - 12:00 pm: Ottreya Bond

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm: Pat Warn

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm: Alyssa Garcia

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm: Camden Catholic HS Band and Choir - Traditional Christkind Ceremony

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm: Clearwater HS Choir - Traditional Christkind Ceremony

5:00 pm - 6:00 pm: Camden Catholic HS Choir

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm: Camden Catholic Dance Team

Special Events, Appearances and Offers:

3:00 pm - 5:00 pm: Traditional Christkind Ceremony with the original Christkind from Nuremberg, Germany. Listen to her traditional prologue as she welcomes this year's Christmas season.

Santa will be at the market to take pictures! Meet him at Santa's House during our opening hours.

 

Monday, Dec 2nd

Monday, Dec 2nd 2019

Opening Hours

11:00 am - 7:00 pm

Stage Schedule

4:00 pm - 5:00pm: Alex Deems

5:00 pm - 6:00 pm: Shay Renee

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm: Felicia

Special Events, Appearances and Offers:

11:30 am: Storytime in cooperation with the Free Library of Philadelphia.

11:00 am - 1:00 pm: Lunch Special at the German Grill. Enjoy a Bratwurst in a roll + Softdrink for only $6!

4:00 pm - 7:00 pm: Wine Tasting at The Alm. Join us for this special event and enjoy different wine samples from Chaddsford Winery.

 

Tuesday, Dec 3rd

Tuesday, Dec 3rd 2019

 Opening Hours

11:00 am - 7:00 pm

Stage Schedule

4:00 pm – 5:00 pm: Shay Renee

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm: Lavonne Nichols

Special Events, Appearances and Offers

11:00 am - 1:00 pm: Lunch Special at the German Grill. Enjoy a Bratwurst in a roll + Softdrink for only $6!

4:00 pm - 7:00 pm: Wine Tasting at The Alm. Join us for this special event and enjoy different wine samples from Chaddsford Winery.

 

Wednesday, Dec 4th

Wednesday, Dec 4th 2019

Opening Hours

11:00 am - 7:00 pm

Stage Schedule

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm: Kendal Conrad

5:00 pm - 6:00 pm: Steve Morris

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm: Mendelsson Club of Philadelphia

Special Events, Appearances and Offers:

11:00 am - 1:00 pm: Lunch Special at the German Grill. Enjoy a Bratwurst in a roll + Softdrink for only $6!

4:00 pm - 7:00 pm: Join us for our Ho Ho Happy Hour and enjoy special deals on drinks!

 

Thursday, Dec 5th

Thursday, Dec 5th 2019

Opening Hours

11:00 am - 7:00 pm

Stage Schedule

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm: Linda Mariehttp://www.fsmaennerchor.com

5:00 pm - 6:00 pm: D. Richardson Productions LLC

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm: Casual Fantastic

Special Events, Appearances and Offers

11:00 am - 1:00 pm: Lunch Special at the German Grill. Enjoy a Bratwurst in a roll + Softdrink for only $6!

4:00 pm - 7:00 pm: Beer Tasting at The Alm. Join us for this special event and enjoy different beer samples from Brewery Techne.

 

Friday, Dec 6th

Friday, Dec 6th 2019

Opening Hours

11:00 am - 8:00 pm

Stage Schedule

11:00 am - 12:00 pm: Storytime with the Free Library of Philadelphia

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm: Lunch Concert Series

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm: Rusty and Jan

4:00 pm – 5:00 pm: St. Nikolaus Event

5:00 pm - 6:00 pm: Penn Band

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm: Aaron Hehl & John Dutton

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm:Aaron Hehl & John Dutton

Special Events, Appearances and Offers:

Furry Friends Friday: Visit the hut of Kylie's Canine Treats with your dog and receive one free dog treat!

11:00 am - 12:00 pm: additional Storytime with the Free Library of Philadelphia

11:00 am - 1:00 pm: Lunch Special at the German Grill. Enjoy a Bratwurst in a roll + Softdrink for only $6!

11:00 am - 5:00 pm: St. Nikolaus Event: Bring your kids to our boot filling event as St. Nikolaus will fill the children's boots with sweet treats for FREE. Sign up by sending an Email to event@philachristmas.com.

4:00 pm - 7:00 pm: Dog Adoption in cooperation with the Philadelphia Animal Welfare Society (PAWS).

Santa will be at the market to take pictures! Meet him at Santa's House during our opening hours.

 


Saturday, Dec 7th

Saturday, Dec 7th 2019

Opening Hours

11:00 am - 8:00 pm

Stage Schedule:

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm: Dreaming Chris & Friends

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm: the Dark Matter Trio

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm: Peak Tappers

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm: Mascots for a Cure - Mascot Dance Off

4:00 pm – 5:00 pm: A Moment of Magic

5:00 pm - 6:00 pm: A Moment of Magic

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm: Philly Kinder

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm: Catlin Gould

Special Events, Appearances and Offers:

2:30 pm - 5:30 pm: Mascot Weekend in cooperation with Mascots for a Cure and A Moment of Magic. Join the Mascot Parade at 2:30 pm in the Courtyard of City Hall and meet your favorite mascots and Disney princesses!

Santa will be at the market to take pictures! Meet him at Santa's House during our opening hours.

 

Sunday, Dec 8th

Sunday, Dec 8th 2019

Opening Hours

11:00 am - 7:00 pm

Stage Schedule:

11:00 am - 12:00pm: Movement Dynamics Dance Co. Dancers under the direction of Ashley Lynch and Devon Taylor

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm: CFOB - Cooler Full of Beer

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm: The Philadelphia Youth Ballet, the performance ensemble of The Philadelphia Dance Academy

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm: Neil J. McGettigan

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm: After the Bar

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm: Philadelphia Trombone Christmas, sponsored by the University of Pennsylvania Band

5:00 pm - 6:00 pm: Jessica Graae

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm: Carly Moffa

 Special Events, Appearances and Offers:

Santa will be at the market to take pictures! Meet him at Santa's House during our opening hours.

 

Monday, Dec 9th

Monday, Dec 9th 2019

Opening Hours

11:00 am - 7:00 pm

Stage Schedule:

5:00 pm - 6:00 pm: DiRTY ROBOTS

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm: Frankfort High School

Special Events, Appearances and Offers:

11:30 am: Storytime in cooperation with the Free Library of Philadelphia

11:00 am - 1:00 pm: Lunch Special at the German Grill. Enjoy a Bratwurst in a roll + Softdrink for only $6!

4:00 pm - 7:00 pm: Wine Tasting at The Alm. Join us for this special event and enjoy different wine samples from Chaddsford Winery.

Santa will be at the market to take pictures! Meet him at Santa's House during our opening hours.

 

 

Tuesday, Dec 10th

Tuesday, Dec 10th 2019

Opening Hours

11:00 am - 7:00 pm

Stage Schedule:

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm: Steve Morris

5:00 pm - 6:00 pm: Temple University´s Pitch, Please

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm: D. Richardson Productions LLC

Special Events, Appearances and Offers:

11:00 am - 1:00 pm: Lunch Special at the German Grill. Enjoy a Bratwurst in a roll + Softdrink for only $6!

4:00 pm - 7:00 pm: Wine Tasting at The Alm. Join us for this special event and enjoy different wine samples from Chaddsford Winery.

Santa will be at the market to take pictures! Meet him at Santa's House during our opening hours.

 

 

Wednesday, Dec 11th

Wednesday, Dec 11th 2019

Opening Hours

11:00 am - 8:00 pm

Stage Schedule:

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm: Christine Irizarry

5:00 pm - 6:00 pm: Turning Pages Dance Company

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm: Alex Deems

Special Events, Appearances and Offers:

Santa will be at the market to take pictures! Meet him at the Santa´s House during our opening hours.

11:00 am - 1:00 pm: Lunch Special at the German Grill. Enjoy a Bratwurst in a roll + Softdrink for only $6!

4:00 pm - 7:00 pm: Join us for our Ho Ho Happy Hour and enjoy special deals on drinks!

 

Thursday, Dec 12th

Thursday, Dec 12th 2019

Opening Hours

11:00 am - 7:00 pm

Stage Schedule:

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm: Calli Graver

5:00 pm - 6:00 pm: Temple University Synchronize

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm: The Uninvited

Special Events, Appearances and Offers:

Santa will be at the market to take pictures! Meet him at the Santa´s House during our opening hours.

11:00 am - 1:00 pm: Lunch Special at the German Grill. Enjoy a Bratwurst in a roll + Softdrink for only $6!

4:00 pm - 7:00 pm: Beer Tasting at The Alm. Join us for this special event and enjoy different beer samples from Brewery Techne.

 

Friday, Dec 13th

Friday, Dec 13th 2019

Opening Hours

11:00 am - 8:00 pm

Stage Schedule:

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm: Jessica Graae

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm: Quintessence Theatre Group

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm: By Any Means Necessary

4:00 pm – 5:00 pm: Elle Buell

5:00 pm - 6:00 pm: New Hope- Solebury Chamber Choir, directed by Thomas Bateman

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm: Touch of Class Dance Studio

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm: Black & Blue

Special Events, Appearances and Offers:

Santa will be at the market to take pictures! Meet him at the Santa's House during our opening hours.

11:00 am - 1:00 pm: Lunch Special at the German Grill. Enjoy a Bratwurst in a roll + Softdrink for only $6!

 

Saturday, Dec 14th

Saturday, Dec 14th 2019

Opening Hours

11:00 am - 8:00 pm

Stage Schedule:

11:00 am - 12:00 pm: St. Thomas Gospel Choir

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm: Philly Squeeze Accordion Band

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm: Auerhahn Schuhplattler Verein

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm: GTV Almrausch

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm: Brian McFadden

5:00 pm - 6:00 pm: 2st Century Majorette

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm: Philadelphia´s After the Bar

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm: Kramer Brothers

Special Events, Appearances and Offers:

Join us for our German American Weekend! Come and see the special German performances by GTV Almrausch and the Auerhahn Schuhplattler Verein!

Santa will be at the market to take pictures! Meet him at Santa's House during our opening hours.

5:00 pm: Lantern Parade around the market and City Hall. Sign up by sending an Email to event@philachristmas.com.

 

Sunday, Dec 15th

Sunday, Dec 15th 2019

Opening Hours

11:00 am - 7:00 pm

Stage Schedule:

11:00 am - 12:00 pm: Plans to Sand

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm: Rusty and Jan

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm: Holy Ghost Church Choir

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm: Project Philly

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm: German Games

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm: German Games

5:00 pm - 6:00 pm: The MaST Community Charter School Ensemble

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm: The MaST Community Charter School Ensemble

Special Events, Appearances and Offers:

Santa will be at the market to take pictures! Meet him at the Santa's House during our opening hours.

3:00 pm - 5:00pm: The first ever German Games! Compete as a team or lone warrior in three exciting categories: Beer Stein Holding, Bratwurst Eating Contest and a Christmas Costume Contest.
Interested? Sign up now by sending an Email to Marvin at
event@philachristmas.com.



Monday, Dec 16th

Monday, Dec 16th 2019

Opening Hours

11:00 am - 7:00 pm

Stage Schedule:

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm: Elle Buell

5:00 pm - 6:00 pm: Turning Pages Dance Company

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm: Daniela Montalvo

Special Events, Appearances and Offers:

Santa will be at the market to take pictures! Meet him at the Santa's House from 12pm until the market closes.

11:30 am: Storytime in cooperation with the Free Library of Philadelphia.

11:00 am - 1:00 pm: Lunch Special at the German Grill. Enjoy a Bratwurst in a roll + Softdrink for only $6!

4:00 pm - 7:00 pm: Wine Tasting at The Alm. Join us for this special event and enjoy different wine samples from Chaddsford Winery.

 

Tuesday, Dec 17th

Tuesday, Dec 17th 2019

Opening Hours

11:00 am - 7:00 pm

Stage Schedule:

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm: Alex Otey & The Wizard

5:00 pm - 6:00 pm: Brian McFadden

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm: Kenneth Ritter

Special Events, Appearances and Offers:

Santa will be at the market to take pictures! Meet him at the Santa's House from 12pm until the market closes.

11:00 am - 1:00 pm: Lunch Special at the German Grill. Enjoy a Bratwurst in a roll + Softdrink for only $6!

4:00 pm - 7:00 pm: Wine Tasting at The Alm. Join us for this special event and enjoy different wine samples from Chaddsford Winery.

 

Wednesday, Dec 18th

Wednesday, Dec 18th 2019

Opening Hours

11:00 am - 7:00 pm

Stage Schedule:

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm: Queen Cancer Diva

5:00 pm - 6:00 pm: D. Richardson Productions LLC

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm: Joey Pahl Acoustic

Special Events, Appearances and Offers:

Santa will be at the market to take pictures! Meet him at the Santa's House from 12pm until the market closes.

11:00 am - 1:00 pm: Lunch Special at the German Grill. Enjoy a Bratwurst in a roll + Softdrink for only $6!

4:00 pm - 7:00 pm: Join is for our Ho Ho Happy HourHoHo Happy Hour and enjoy special deals on drinks!

 

Thursday, Dec 19th

Thursday, Dec 19th 2019

Opening Hours

11:00 am - 7:00 pm

Stage Schedule.

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm: City Line Kids

5:00 pm - 6:00 pm: Steve Morris

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm: Haddonfield Memorial High School Madrigal Singers

Special Events, Appearances and Offers

Santa will be at the market to take pictures! Meet him at the Santa's House from 12pm until the market closes. .

11:00 am - 1:00 pm: Lunch Special at the German Grill. Enjoy a Bratwurst in a roll + Softdrink for only $6!

4:00 pm - 7:00 pm: Beer Tasting at The Alm. Join us for this special event and enjoy different beer samples from Brewery Techne.

 

Friday, Dec 20th

Friday, Dec 20th 2019

Opening Hours

11:00 am - 8:00 pm

Stage Schedule:

11:00 am - 12:00 pm: D'Vina Cheri

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm: Lunch Concert Series

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm: Calli Graver

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm: Ottreya Bond

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm: Aaron Hehl & John Dutton

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm: Linda Marie

Special Events, Appearances and Offers:

Santa will be at the market to take pictures! Meet him at the Santa's House from 12pm until the market closes.

Furry Friends Friday: Visit the hut of Kylie's Canine Treats with your dog and receive one free dog treat!

11:00 am - 1:00 pm: Lunch Special at the German Grill. Enjoy a Bratwurst in a roll + Softdrink for only $6!

4:00 pm - 7:00 pm: Dog Adoption in cooperation with the Philadelphia Animal Welfare Society (PAWS).

 

Saturday, Dec 21st

Saturday, Dec 21st 2019

Opening Hours

11:00 am - 8:00 pm

Stage Schedule:

11:00 am - 12:00 pm: BC Discoveries Dance & Theatre Arts

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm: The Christmas Caroling for Kids Kids

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm: ND Women´s Chorale and Malvern Prep´s Men´s Chorus

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm: Eli the Hawk

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm: Broadway Wishes, founded by wish kid Lauren

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm: Megan Flatley

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm: Catlin Gould

Special Events, Appearances and Offers:

Helium Balloon Ascending at 1:00 pm and the Wish Wall.

Santa will be at the market to take pictures! Meet him at the Santa's House from 12pm until the market closes.

 

 

 

Sunday, Dec 22nd

Sunday, Dec 22nd 2019

Opening Hours

11:00 am - 7:00 pm

Stage Schedule:

11:00 am - 12:00 pm: Plans to Sand

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm: The Angela Everwood Band

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm: Daugthers of the Hip

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm: Matt Roach

5:00 pm - 6:00 pm: Brian McFadden

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm: Ashley Tate with Dave Tate

Special Events, Appearances and Offers:

Santa will be at the market to take pictures! Meet him at the Santa's House from 12pm until the market closes.

 

Monday, Dec 23rd

Monday, Dec 23rd 2019

Opening Hours

11:00 am - 7:00 pm

Stage Schedule:

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm: Jake and DJ

5:00 pm - 6:00 pm: Jake and DJ

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm: Nicole Zell & Chris Spousta

Special Events, Appearances and Offers:

Santa will be at the market to take pictures! Meet him at the Santa's House from 12pm until the market closes.

11:00 am - 1:00 pm: Lunch Special at the German Grill. Enjoy a Bratwurst in a roll + Softdrink for only $6!

4:00 pm - 7:00 pm: Wine Tasting at The Alm. Join us for this special event and enjoy different wine samples from Chaddsford Winery.


Tuesday, Dec 24th

Tuesday, Dec 24th 2019

Opening Hours

11:00 am - 5:00 pm

Stage Schedule:

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm: Last Chance

Special Events, Appearances and Offers:

Santa will be at the market to take pictures! Meet him at the Santa's House from 12pm until the market closes.

11:00 am - 1:00 pm: Lunch Special at the German Grill. Enjoy a Bratwurst in a roll + Softdrink for only $6!