German-Texan Heritage Society
Promoting Awareness and Preservation of the German Cultural Heritage of Texas

Annual German Christmas Market 2016

Come enjoy a traditional German Christmas Market

German Free School of Austin
Saturday, December 10, 2016
10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Free Admission

The German-Texan Heritage Society offers shoppers hand-made, imported crafts including plenty of Christmas themed decorations such as nutcrackers and ornaments. It is a festival atmosphere with traditional German Christmas music, tables full of handcrafted items direct from the Erzgebirge region of Germany, a visit by both our historic American Santa Claus and the traditional German Sankt Nikolas with gifts for the children, a hospitality serving of Glühwein (hot spiced wine), coffee, apple cider/juice and gingerbread cookies and plenty of German style baked goodies for purchase. Lunch served by Frank-Purveyors of Artisan Sausage. All purchases are Sales Tax Free on this special day.

Win 2 round trip tickets to Germany!

Don’t miss the chance to win 2 round trip tickets to Germany sponsored by CONDOR airlines.  Winning tickets are valid June 27th through September 1st, 2017. Raffle tickets for this prize will be available at our annual German Christmas Market on December 10th during market hours. Viel Glück!!










Enjoy our authentic German Christmas Stollen from The New World Bakery.

They are too good to last, so come early.

Also, for the first time this year, we will have German gourmet foods for sale.

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