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The Christmas Village in Philadelphia

Get into the holiday spirit in the heart of Philadelphia

Christmas Village

The European-inspired Christmas Village offers gifts, food and entertainment through the holidays. Credit: M. Fischetti for Visit Philadelphia


November 27-December 28, 2014


Philadelphia will once again transform into European wonderland for the annual Christmas Village at Love Park. The Christmas Village is open Thanksgiving Day (Thursday, November 27) until the final Sunday of the year (December 28).

Get into the Christmas spirit as you wander through the outdoor market with the smell of waffles and gingerbread wafting through the air. More than 60 vendors from all over the world will set up shop in quaint, wooden booths and two large tents throughout the month.

Browse for the perfect gift, like Christmas ornaments from Germany; enjoy European food, sweets and drinks, such as Bratwurst and “Lebkuchen (gingerbread); and watch to performances from area bands, dance groups and more.

Admission is free, so come by and enjoy the festive holiday atmosphere all month-long.

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The massive Kathe Wohlfahrt tent features popular Christmas gifts from Germany, including glass ornaments, music boxes, nutcrackers and incense smokers.


The Christmas Village will be open:
Sunday-Thursday: 11 a.m.-7 p.m.
Friday-Saturday: 11 a.m.-8 p.m.

Holiday Hours
Thanksgiving Day: 9 a.m-5 p.m. 

Christmas Eve: 11 a.m.-5 p.m.

Christmas Day: Closed

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Love Park 1500 Arch Street Philadelphia, PA

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