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Address: Spring and Main Streets, Bethlehem, PA
Phone Number: +1 610-332-3378
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Gets you in the Christmas spirit

I'm a season pass holder so I try to go every chance I can to share the experience with friends and family. Some of the vendors change every weekend so there is new "window... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
I78
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Lehigh Valley
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Pennsylvania
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10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

You have to pay $9 to shop. It's just a bunch of mostly Christmas craft stalls in a big tent. There is a second tent with more stalls and food. We thought it would be a lot nicer. Total waste of money and time.

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Thank pavaca
Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Admission fee way too high/prohibitive for treating a family of 5! Would have liked that $$ for actual shopping!!

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Thank jnbmcd
Lehigh Valley
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16 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I'm a season pass holder so I try to go every chance I can to share the experience with friends and family. Some of the vendors change every weekend so there is new "window" shopping on every visit. If you get tired of shopping you can listen to music, watch ice carving, watch glass blowing, or just people watch to... More 

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1 Thank I78
NJ
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

It is a fun outing for once a year. My daughter and I go for a nice mother-daughter time. We found many one of a kind items there...and some purchased. Plan on going back in two weeks for another shopping adventure.

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1 Thank maurawaters
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19 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Not what I expected, I think I was thinking more of a Christmas city, but I think it was better overall. Some of the vendors had some really interesting things to sell. We went there with the intention of just seeing what it was all about but ended up buying several unique Christmas presents. The food was good but the... More 

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1 Thank Alicia G
Parsippany, New Jersey
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25 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Great shopping, we really enjoyed the glass blowing experience. This was one at a time with emphasis on safety- one instructor and one helper to ensure safety! The food looked and smelled great bit we only ate fresh apple strudel and German almonds both of them were excellent. Bought lots of things there for fair prices. Parking was close and... More 

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Thank Familyfun4Parsippany
New Jersey
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390 reviews
114 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The ambiance of having it in and near the steel stacks is nice. The idea of paying to shop is not so bad, but 9.00 is ridiculous. I understand they have to care for the set up, the staging, the local talent acts...but should be more like 2.00 to enter. I am sure the vendors themselves are paying to be... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have had the pleasure of visiting the Chriskindlmarkt in Bethlehem multiple times over the years and always enjoy it. For the most part the vendors stay similar throughout the years, but you can tell they look to improve from year to year. It can be crowded, especially the closer you get to the holidays, but this year they have... More 

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Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
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55 reviews
17 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016

It is nice to go and see once. They do offer a ton of craft vendors and shops. I don't like the concept of paying to shop.

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2 Thank liftingchic
Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
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597 reviews
85 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 259 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

We visited this with my mom over Christmas. It's has tons of craft vendors and shops. I just don't like the concept of having to pay to shop.

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