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Address: Spring and Main Streets, Bethlehem, PA
Phone Number: 6103323378
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Great Christmas Tradition

Christkindlemart has become a yearly tradition with my family. There are over 150 vendors who bring a little something special to the event. There are so many vendors with... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 19, 2016
Kim R
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016 via mobile

Christkindlemart has become a yearly tradition with my family. There are over 150 vendors who bring a little something special to the event. There are so many vendors with different unique crafts. There is everything from jewelry to candy. There are 2 areas, the crafts area and the food area, where there are also vendors. Lots of local restaurants have... More 

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Cherryville, Pennsylvania
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66 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016

The tents are overcrowded. I have been there several times and could not find anything worth buying. If you are lucky enough to find anything out of the ordinary, it is well overpriced, as is everything else there

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Thank 281EileenB
Allentown, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2016 via mobile

This place is great for Christmas shopping with so many unique options to choose from. So many vendors to choose from and fair prices for items. I brought my kids, it was a little too much for my then 2-year-old as it's very crowded. They did get to see Santa and were excited about that

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Thank 354cecilyr
Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
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46 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2016

This HEATED venue is unique and has plenty of free parking. It's nice to go in & look around at the different and unique homemade gift ideas available for purchase. There are ice sculptures at certain times and a big second tent (both heated) for snacks/lunch/etc. I enjoy going and it's a nice afternoon/evening of walking around and checking out... More 

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Hazlet, New Jersey
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66 reviews
40 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2016

Christkindlmarkt offers a really unique array of shopping booths, food, and holiday entertainment. There is an admission fee, but they have a $1 off coupon on their website to help you save a bit. My SO and I visited for the first time this year and really enjoyed walking around and seeing all of displays. There were a lot of... More 

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Thank JLynn627
Staten Island, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2016

If you are looking for home made presents for the holidays, this is the place to visit. Be sure to check the entertainment schedule as well as the vendor calender before visiting. Enjoy the free trolley ride to Christmas City and the walk along the SteelStacks.

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Thank TravelLovers5
Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2015

The month of December is the best time to travel to Bethlehem, PA. The Christkindlmarkt is open every weekend and is located at The Stacks of the old Bethlehem Steel works. This is a unique shopping experience where one-of-a-kind gifts can be found in all price ranges for everyone on your list. There is a nominal entrance fee and a... More 

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Thank Prudy S
Souderton, Pennsylvania
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2015

So we have lived about 45 min from Bethlehem for several years, but got bitten by the Christmas Mart bug, while vacation in Germany in December of 2014 and loved the marts in each town we visited, so went to the Chritkindlemarket in Bethlehem last weekend. The event overall was set up very well, with free shuttle service from the... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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41 reviews
8 attraction reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2015

9.00 per person to walk around and look at stuff to buy?!?!? This was such a disappointment, and we went specifically to Bethlehem to "experience" this. Parking was ridiculous. The only two things of any cultural or true "artisan" nature were the ice sculpting and the glass blowing. Everything else is farmer's market quality. The food tent has some of... More 

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Lehigh Valley, Pennsylvania
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219 reviews
54 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2015

I wanted to get one more gift for my wife this year and said we should go to Christkindlmarkt to look for a gift our daughter. (subterfuge at work). So we went, even though my wife said she was not attached to going. We strolled around listening to Christmas music, watching the man carve astonishing ice sculptures, and looking at... More 

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