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5 Reasons Tomball German Christmas Market is the Most Unique Open-Air Market in Texas

5 Reasons Tomball German Christmas Market is the Most Unique Open-Air Market in Texas

With so many holiday activities available this time of year it can be hard to choose which events are worthy of your precious and limited holiday time.  I am here to tell you why the Tomball German Christmas Market in downtown Tomball, TX should be at the top of your list.  Reason #1 - SMALL TOWN FEEL WITH BIG CITY PERKS This German Christmas Market (German Christkindl Markt) is nestled into historic downtown Tomball, TX.  It is a charming area that was originally settled by German immigrants.  Tomball was once a small town that has been overtaken by Houston urban...

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Winter temps mean warm German Gluhwein!

Winter temps mean warm German Gluhwein!

Posted by Denise Gouge on

Traditional winter drinks are back and that means German Gluhwein! That first crisp, cold front of the fall is always such a pleasant change from the hot summer temperatures of Texas.  It comes hand in hand with other great things such as football season, warm soups, burning fireplaces and sipping on a nice cup of Gluhwein.  Gluhwein is a traditional German drink but it’s also enjoyed in various forms by other cultures including the Nordic and English cultures.  It is not really known when the tradition began but it is a staple item at Christmas markets all across Germany.  Being...

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German Christmas Market Texas Style Dec 11-13, 2015

German Christmas Market Texas Style Dec 11-13, 2015

Mark you calendars folks because the Tomball German Christmas Market is right around the corner! On December 11-13 in the quaint town center, the city of Tomball comes alive with its Weihnachtsmarkt Texas style celebration!  Admission to the event is free! The event has something for everyone and does a wonderful job of maintaining small town charm while still offering many of the activities people would expect to find at a larger festival.  You will find over 175 unique vendors in the open-air market including arts & crafts, clothing, homemade soaps and authentic German imports just to name a few. ...

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