Market Magic: Dive into the Top 10 U.S. Holiday Markets for 2023

Get ready for a festive journey through the 10 best holiday markets in the U.S. this year, offering a winter wonderland of European-inspired traditions, treats, and treasures.

Embrace the festive spirit at the Carmel Christkindlmarkt in Indiana. This annual event brings a touch of Saxony, featuring the only Glühwein Pyramid in the U.S. at 33 feet tall with 3,000 lights. 

In the Christmas City of Bethlehem, experience the Old World-style Christkindlmarkt. Discover handmade treasures from talented artisans, and savor delicious holiday fare in Pennsylvania town.

Transforming St. Paul’s Union Depot into a European Christmas Market, this free event captures the spirit of German and Austrian open-air markets. 

Denver's Civic Center Park hosts the annual Christkindlmarket. Discover craft and food vendors from Colorado and Europe, accompanied by live music. It's the perfect spot to find unique holiday gifts.

Join the festive atmosphere at The Osthoff Resort's Old World Christmas Market. For 10 days in December, shop for artisan items, savor schnitzel and apple strudel.

Celebrate the season at Washington, D.C.'s Downtown Holiday Market. Over 70 vendors set up shop in the nation's capital, offering handcrafted wares. 

Experience the blend of European and Southern traditions at Savannah Christmas Market. Held at Plant Riverside District, enjoy live performances, family-friendly activities, a tree lighting ceremony, and the Savannah Harbor Boat Parade of Lights.

Daley Plaza in Chicago becomes a European wonderland inspired by Nuremberg, Germany. Immerse yourself in festive entertainment, delectable food, unique shopping, and the warmth of mulled wine.

Philadelphia's Love Park transforms into a German-style Christmas Village. With over 80 traditional wooden booths, this market showcases vendors selling handcrafted gifts, ornaments, jewelry, and German treats. 

Experience the charm of Kerstmarkt in Holland, Michigan. For five weekends, 18 booths at 8th Street Marketplace offer European-style delights, from decorations to seasonal treats.