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Adirondack Christkindlmarkt

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When: Today until Sunday, Dec 9, 2018
See Below for Dates & Times

About the Event

Come out for the inaugural AdirondackChristkindlmarkt as a longtime Alpine tradition is brought to the Adirondacks. The German word "Christkindlmarkt" translates to Christmas Market in English. These markets originated in Germany centuries ago, and this heartwarming, family-friendly event is now being welcomed to Lake George.

You'll find quality, one-of-a-kind gifts as you shop nearly 30 artisan vendors under a heated tent in the Charles R. Wood Park. There will be holiday light displays, fire pits, kids activities, live music, entertainment, and more.

Food and beverages will be provided by Lake George Steamboat Company, including coffee, donuts, beer and 'Gluhwein', which is wine brewed with cinnamon and holiday spices that will warm you up in the cold weather. (Yum!) There will also be German food provided by Wursthaus III.

Crepes will be made on site by Dickinson's Delight. They will also offer macaroni and cheese, soups, pies, cakes, brownies and other baked goods. 

Dates & Times

Friday, December 7th, 3 PM to 8 PM

  • 3 PM Festival Opens.

  • 5:15 PM  TnT Acoustic Duo
  • 6:15 PM  Frank Palangi
    MC: J.P. Henderson

Saturday, December 8th, 11 AM to 7 PM

  • 11 AM  Festival Opens. Horse-drawn carriage rides during the day by Vance Acres.

  • 11:15 AM  Jim Robinson 
  • 12:15 PM  Enzian Bavarian Dancers 
  • 1:15 PM  Erin Powers 
  • 2:15 PM  Mikki Bakken 
  • 3:15 PM  Enzian Bavarian Dancers 
  • 4:15 PM  Tim Ortiz
  • 5:15 PM  PJ Duo
  • 6:15 PM  Enzian Bavarian Dancers
    MC: J.P. Henderson

    Children’s Activities
  • 11 AM  1 PM  Book signing with Elizabeth Macy, author of “Lucky’s Adventures.” Meet and greet with  “Lucky” the dog.
  • 1-2 PM  Reading of “Lucky’s Adventures.”

Sunday, December 9th, 11 AM to 6 PM

  • 11 AM  Festival Opens. Horse-drawn carriage rides during the day by Vance Acres.

  • 1:15 PM  Jason Irwin
  • 2:15 PM  Erin Powers
  • 3:15 PM  St. Vincent DePaul Choir 
  • 4:15 PM  Skidmore Bandersnatchers 
  • 5:15 PM  Jay Lawson
    MC: J.P. Henderson

    Children’s Activities
  • 1-3 PM  Holiday cardmaking with the World Children’s Museum.
  • 3-4 PM  Photos with the Snow Sisters from Hill City Ice Queen.
  • 3 PM  Build a snowman with the Snow Sisters, weather permitting.

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