Christkindl Market returns to Coleman Memorial Park on Dec. 3 for the 10th consecutive year.

The event is organized by the park’s beneficiary organization, the Friends of the Coleman Memorial Park. Proceeds go towards park maintenance and improvements.

Last year, thanks in part to mild temperatures, the Christkindl Market saw its largest attendance to date, with strong sales for vendors and some even selling out. While this weekend is also expected to be mild, organizers will have a tent set up with heaters in place to ensure a warm respite whatever the conditions may bring.

Christkindl celebrations (literally “Christ Child Market”) have taken root stateside as major cities mimic the still very popular European tradition, which has German roots making it particularly conducive to a Lebanon County transplant.

Saturday, Dec. 3, will see the Coleman Memorial Park filled with vendors and outdoor booths. The market will run from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., and most activities will be gathered around the carriage house.

Shoppers will find many holiday-themed items, crafts, and original pieces of artwork for sale. The event also features visits with Santa, music, and a large variety of foods and hot drinks.

Find a full list of vendors below. New vendors this year include Smoke Haus 1, Boos Bees, Simply Elegant by Adina, and Sugar Mama’s Art.

Three-year old Carson Snyder of Annville delivers his Christmas list in person to Santa Claus at the Lebanon Christkindl Market in December 2021. The event, which benefits the historic Coleman Memorial Park, is organized by the Friends of Coleman Memorial Park. Mornings are the typically the most popular time for visitors to the annual Christkindl Market according to organizers. (Barb West)

Coleman Memorial Park is located at 1400 W. Maple St. and ample on-site parking is available. For more information, visit the Friends website or Facebook event page.

Michael-Angel-O’s CraftsCookies, Pies, Cake Rolls, Candies, Table Runners, Placemats, Potholders, Kitchen Towels, Pillows, Tissue Box Covers, 18″ Doll Clothes, Tree Skirts, Baskets, Christmas Stockings, Ornaments, & Jewelry
Lou Ann’s Unique DecorWood Decor: Porch Leaners, Door Hangers, Signs, & Gnomes
J. Dagger Craft Co.Pop Culture and Dessert Themed Candles, Wax Melts, Soaps, Bath Bombs, Christmas Items, & more
Maker MonsCross Stitch, Gift Baskets, Holiday Gifts, Recycled Mittens, & Sewn Items
Grasshopper’s Wicked PicklesPickles
Sugar Momma’s Baked ArtCookies, Cupcakes, & Cake pops
Herbal IcingHandcrafted, Herb Infused Lip Balm, Lip Gloss, Lip Scrub & Lip Accessories
Dark Fox DesignCarved Wood with Resin Art & Household Decorations
Redemption Wood TurningsLive Edge Wood Bowls & Vases
White Fox Trading CompanyChristmas Themed: Hand Crafted Candles, Wall Art, Decorative Pillows, Table Runners, Throw Blankets, & More
Moravian Church of LebanonMoravian Stars, Sugar Cakes, & Peanut Butter Balls
Shepherd’s Gate RenewalCandles, Soaps, & Wood Items
Moss Lane SoapsHandcrafted Specialty Soaps, Including Christmas Winter Themed Soaps
Beads & Pottery by SandyHandmade Pottery: Mugs, Bowls, Necklaces & Bracelets
Artisan EvolutionEpoxy Tumblers, Dog Bandanas w/Snaps, Air Scrunchies, & Among Us Dolls
Camelot’s TreasuresHandmade American Girl Doll Clothes & Accessories
The Fancy Purple OwlCrochet Apparel, Accessories, & Home Decor
Kiwanis Club of Lebanon PAApple Dumplings, Mr. Stickey Buns, & Smith Candies, Kabobs
Mama Bears Design DenSublimation Crafts including Shirts, Keychains, Car Fresheners, & More
Angels ‘N MoreDishcloth Bikinis, Crocheted Kitchen Items, & Christmas Ornaments
Simply Elegant by AdinaJewelry, Key Chains
The Smoke Haus 1Prepacked Smoke Cheeses
Boo’s BeesHoney
Handmade with Love Scrabble PicturesScrabble Tile Letter Pictures
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