2018 WINTER MARKT
Friday, November 30th, 4 p.m. - 9 p.m. (Tree Lighting at 6 p.m.)
Shain Park will come alive with activity during the City of Birmingham’s annual Birmingham Winter Markt event. Attendees will enjoy European food and drinks, gift items, holiday greens, crafts, ice sculptures, live reindeer, warming stations, a Kinderhaus children’s activity area, the popular Santa House, horse-drawn carriage rides and live entertainment. More than 60 vendors will be at the event. Attendees could win tickets to see Rent at the Fisher Theatre! Download the event map and entertainment schedule here.
Birmingham Tree Lighting Ceremony
On opening night - Friday, November 30th at 6 p.m., the community will come together with Santa and Birmingham’s Mayor for live caroling and the lighting of a 35-foot holiday tree with more than 40,000 LED lights!
A Special Thank You to our 2018 Birmingham Winter Markt Sponsors:
Tree Lighting Sponsor:
Carriage Ride Sponsor:
View the 2016 Birmingham Winter Markt Photo Book here!