HOUSTON (FOX 26) - An estimated 200 street vendors will gather along Market and South Walnut streets in Tomball as part of the Old Town Tomball German Christmas Market & Festival starting on Friday, Dec. 11. The event will include sales of German Christmas items, arts and crafts, and more. Visitors can enjoy four tents and music stages that will include biergartens decorated with German themes and Christmas lights. There will also be a traditional Dutch Santa, elf, live Christmas tree, clowns, juggler, and strolling entertainers that will welcome free photo requests.
The Kinderfest (kid's area) will provide entertainment and fun for young visitors including carnival rides, bungee-jumping, a rock wall, petting zoo, pony ride, walk on water, free hayrides and the Christmas lights tour at the museum district.
The German Christmas Market & Festival features free admission, parking and shuttle service from the parking area. Parking for the German Christmas Market will be at the old Klein's Grocery Store on 1200 West Main Street in Tomball. The free shuttle will take riders to the Market on Saturday and Sunday.