The Harmonie-Concordia Singers of the Peoria German-American Society will be hosting a Kristkindlmarkt in Peoria at the Lindenhof, 7601 N. Harker Drive, Peoria, Illinois 61615, (Across from Finish Line Ford).
Dates for the event:
Saturday, November 24th, 10 am to 5 pm and Sunday, November 25th, Noon to 5 pm
Saturday, December 8th, 10 am to 5 pm and Sunday, December 9th, Noon to 5 pm
Our vendors will be offering a variety of arts and crafts that are perfect for Holiday gift giving. The Damenchor will also have a number of imported items from Germany and Austria available. Most of the vendors will be indoors.
Food and beverages, typical of the Kristkindlmarkts will also be available for purchase: bratwurst, schnitzel, homemade strudel, glühwein, hot chocolate, Bavarian pretzels, and German beer.
Entertainment will be provided both days featuring the Lindehhof Echoes (alpine horn group), a brass group playing Christmas Carols, as well as Christmas Carolers and a strolling accordion player.
Santa Claus will be available beginning at 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm each day
Admission is free. Attendees are encouraged to bring canned or non-perishable foods to the event as well. These items will be donated to a local food pantry.
Contact Jeff Pulfer at 309-444-4656 or Jeff.Pulfer44444@gmail.com for more details or go to www.peoriagermans.net.