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The Warmth of Christkindlmarket Chicago 2018

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Posted  11 months ago  in  Loop List  by  Ammanuel M. Ayalew

As the temperature drops and Christmas approaches, Chicagoans typically itch for a fix of holiday cheer. For the 23rd year, Christkindlmarket Chicago has transformed Daley Plaza into a winter wonderland, marking the beginning of the most wonderful time of the year in the Chicago Loop.

The largest open-air Christmas festival in Chicago, Christkindlmarket attracts people from every corner of Chicago for a unique shopping experience, delicious German food and beverage including sweet treats, and one-of-a-kind holiday entertainment. It has become much more than a German tradition — a beloved holiday celebration, which Chicagoans couldn’t imagine the city without. And these Instagram images are a testament.

Dog licking ice cream - Photo by wendyaltschukler
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Be sure to share your holiday moments in the Chicago Loop on Instagram with #inTheLoopChi for your chance to win prizes from the Loop's iconic attractions and businesses. We're giving away four gifts every week. Visit Unwrap the Loop to learn more.

For more holiday traditions in the Chicago Loop, explore Holidays in the Loop