This Is A List Of The Most Popular Holiday Markets In The U.S. (Check Them Out!)

Last Updated on December 3, 2019

Happy holidays, everyone! There are many holiday opportunities throughout the year in which it becomes very fun to do some shopping. However, in order to have an effective shopping experience, one needs to find the right supermarket or market (it really depends on what you need.).

The holidays in 2019 are no stranger to this, and we are here to tell you about the most popular markets in the united states which you can go to and find, for example, the Christmas gifts you’re looking for or even some Christmas gift ideas if you have not decided yet.

Therefore, pull out the holiday calendar and mark the days in which you will have to go check these popular places, be it September holidays, June holidays, or April holidays. Whatever it is, you will have great gifts to give your loved ones during the upcoming holidays.


#1 – Arlington, Texas: Texas Christkindl Market

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During the coming holidays, you will not be wrong to check the Texas Christkindl Market, which is located in Arlington, Texas. This is considered a German market and you will find some of the most fascinating stuff in it.

If you want some effective market shopping, we recommend that you check the Texas Christkindl Market out. You will find things such as lebkuchen cookies, some Christmas Knickknacks, and some soft gingerbread. If you are into German culture, you should definitely check this out!

#2 – Cincinnati: Germania Christkindlmarkt


The second item on this list is the Germania Chriskindlmarkt, which is located in Cincinnati, Ohio. This market has an admission fee of $3 for people who are 13 or older.

This is not a traditional American supermarket or even market; it has some very interesting characteristics that you need to go experience personally. Holiday activities are a treat. The activities of the market are sponsored by the Germania Society, which has its headquarters right in the city.

Your children can enjoy the zoo and you can pick and choose from a multitude of gifts that are imported from Germany.

#3 – Denver: Denver Christkindl Market


The third item on this list will take us to Denver where the Denver Christkindl is located. In this holiday market, you will find a variety of local and European foods displayed for your pleasure.

However, what sets this market aside from the other markets is the fact that it finds delight in promoting dancing to its visitors. The market shopping experience, moreover, is great in this massive holiday shop. People coming because of the various US holidays of 2019 will have a great time here!

#4 – Elkhart Lake, Wis.: Old World Christmas Market

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The fourth item on our list is the awesome Old World Christmas Market, which you will find located beside the famous Elkhart Lake, which is found in the state of Wisconsin. True, this market will require a road trip if you want to access it, but it is totally worth it once you arrive.

In this place, you will find a wealth of gifts to take with you in a nicely-made gift basket. You will get to take with you some awesome European personalized gifts and give them, in the holidays, to the people you care about the most!

#5 – New York City: Bank of America Winter Village at Bryant Park

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The fifth item on this list takes us to the big apple, the great city of New York! The bank of America Village at Bryant Park is one of the major holiday attractions of the city and you should definitely check it out once you find yourself spending the holiday season in the Big Apple.

There are some great holiday activities to pursue in this place, so make sure that you do not miss out on them. Moreover, holiday gift shops are scattered throughout the place, meaning that you are sure to take something memorable with you for your loved ones.

#6 – Orlando, Fla.: Epcot International Festival of the Holidays

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Item number six on this list takes us all the way to the coast of the United States of America, more specifically to the great state of Florida. When you arrive there, you need to look for the Epcot International Festival of the Holidays.

The entrance, however, is not free. You will have to pay a $79 fee, which will grant you admission to different places in the festival for a period of 4 days. Make sure, therefore, to visit during the holiday season of 2019, in which you can experience many holiday activities and access shop holiday deals.

#7 – Philadelphia: Christmas Village

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Item number seven on this list takes us all the way to the state of Philadelphia, where we find located the famous Christmas Village. After you light those Christmas lights, it would not be a very bad idea to check out the Christmas Village.

There are numerous kids’ activities for your children to try out, which makes it a very kid-friendly place. Moreover, it has a dedicated shopping market, meaning that you will be able to get great Christmas gifts for the people you love the most in your life. You honestly cannot go wrong with the Christmas village in Philadelphia.

#8 – San Francisco: The Great Dickens Christmas Fair


Now we move to item number 8 on this list. Geographically speaking, The Great Dickens Christmas Fair is located in the famous city of San Francisco, California. This is another place to check out for Christmas.

It will allow you to access the historical city of Victorian London without having to go back in time to experience it.

You can also shop holiday gifts for Christmas time, allowing you to strengthen your ties with the people that are closest to you. A lot of places are themed based on the novel by Charles Dickens, A Christmas Carol, meaning you’ll have a great time!

#9 – Washington, D.C.: Downtown Holiday Market

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Item number 9 on this list, also the final item in this list, is found located in the capital of the United States of America, Washington, D.C. In one of the US holidays of 2019, you have to check out the Downtown Holiday Market in Washington.

Activity holidays are great to spend in this place where you can find more than 60 exhibitors in the market. It is truly one of the best holiday markets of 2019 or any other year for that matter, and you are sure to have a great time there. Make sure to write it down in the holiday calendar or 2019.

So yeah! This has been our list of the best and most popular holiday markets in the United States of America. Of course, you cannot visit them all, so make sure to pick a few and go spend some time in them. You will not regret it. Happy holidays!

Before you go, tell us in the comments below which is your favorite holiday market among the ones we’ve featured on this list.



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