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Cincideutsch Christkindlmarkt

November 28, 2014 @ 11:00 am - 9:00 pm

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An event every 1 week(s) on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday that lasts 0 day(s) and 10 hour(s), the last of which will begin on December 14, 2014

Cincideutsch

The Christkindlmarkt tradition in Cincinnati began in 1988 when the Germania Society introduced the city’s first German-style Christmas market. In 2012, Cincideutsch brought its own authentic market to the heart of the city by holding the first Christkindlmarkt on Fountain Square. The actual traditions of German Christkindlmarkt, however, go back for centuries. The market in Nuremberg is touted as the country’s oldest and most renown of them all, with records of the event dating back to 1639.

Typically held in Advent, the festivals take over streets and town squares for the entire month of December. Wooden booths are erected, where vendors sell a range of items for gift-giving, decorating, eating and drinking. While walking through the town, you can smell freshly roasted almonds made by a local confectioner, sample a piece of Stollen (a traditional German Christmas cake made with dried fruit and nuts) and ward off the cold with a warm cup of Glühwein (Mulled red wine, spiced with cinnamon, cloves, citrus, and sweetened with sugar).

Cincideutsch created the first-ever authentic German Christmas Market in downtown Cincinnati in 2012. Now in its third year, the market will once again charm Fountain Square Thanksgiving weekend!

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November 28, 2014
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Cincideutsch
Email:
info@cincideutsch.com

Venue

Fountain Square
5th & Vine Streets
Cincinnati , OH 45202 United States
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520 Vine Street - Cincinnati, OH 45202

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