Christkindlmarkt - German Christmas Market in Belleville at the Downtown Square

Dates: Nov 26, 2021 through Dec 23, 2021

The annual Christkindlmarkt, the German Christmas Market in Belleville is centered around the Downtown Square and is open daily beginning the Friday after Thanksgiving, November 26th through Thursday, December 23rd. Admission is FREE and features live entertainment and demonstrations, live reindeer, German food vendors, European retail vendors, family photo ops, Santa and more! See website for entertainment schedule and ALL the details.

Christkindlkmarkt Hours

Thanksgiving Weekend:
Friday & Saturday, November 26th & 27th | 11am-8:30pm
Sunday, November 28th | 11am-6pm

Thursday-Saturday, December 2nd-4th | 11am-8:30pm
Sunday, December 5th | 11am-6pm

Thursday-Saturday, December 9th-11th | 11am-8:30pm
Sunday, December 12th | 11am-6pm

Thursday-Saturday, December 16th-18th | 11am-8:30pm
Sunday, December 19th | 11am-6pm
Monday-Wednesday, December 20th-22nd | 11am-8:30pm

Last Day to Shop
Thursday, December 23rd | 11am-5pm

For More Information:

Belleville Downtown Square | Website

Belleville's Downtown Square is the focal point of the city. This location is home to most festivals, parades, and concerts that occur throughout the year. The square also features the Veterans Memorial Monument that honors American soldiers that died in the major wars of the 20th century.
Directions: From Downtown St. Louis, take I-64 east. Continue on I-64 in Illinois, take Exit #3 to merge onto I-64 toward Louisville. Take Exit #12 for IL-159/Illinois Street and go south toward Belleville/Collinsville. The Belleville Downtown Square is located at the intersection of Main Street and Illinois Street (IL-159) in Belleville.


Main Street and Illinois Street (IL-159),
Belleville, IL