The 6th annual Birmingham Winter Markt allows families to experience the holidays Bavarian style with food, entertainment, activities and much more Dec. 4-6, 2015.
Enjoy arts and crafts, live entertainment, ice carving demonstrations and reindeer, too. If you’re hungry, try out European food and drinks, including traditional German fare.
Get toasty at a warming station before taking the kids to the Kinderhaus children’s activity area, running each day of the event. Stop by the vendor stations for traditional holiday crafts and decorations, art from local artists, holiday greens and food products.
The radio station 104.3 WOMC returns this year and will be accompanied by Holly Hutton for another live broadcast on Friday from 3-6 p.m. You’re invited and welcome to visit Santa and his popular house, too, 3-7:30 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m.-7:30 p.m. Saturday and 11 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Sunday.
Listen to fairy tale stories at Baldwin Public Library at 10:30 a.m. Saturday. Don’t miss out on meeting the winter princesses presented by Princess Ayla from 1:30-3:30 p.m. Saturday.
Need a ride? A horse-drawn carriage awaits you 3-5 p.m. Friday, noon-4 p.m. Saturday and 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday.
Admission is free, and times for the event are as follows:
- Friday: 3-9 p.m.
- Saturday: 10 a.m.-9 p.m.
- Sunday: 11 a.m.-4 p.m.
For more details on the 2015 Winter Markt in Birmingham, visit the Metro Parent calendar.