Texas Christkindl Market FAQs

Where is the Texas Christkindl Market?

The Texas Christkindl Market is held at Globe Life Field North Plaza (Next to Texas Live!), 1650 E. Randol Mill Rd., Arlington, TX 76011.

How much is admission to the market?

Admission to the market is free. There is an entry fee for the ice skating rink, which runs through January 12, 2020.

What are the dates of the market?

The market is open from November 29 thru December 22, 2019.

The ice rink will be open through January 12, 2020!


Sunday – Thursday, 11 a.m.-9 p.m.
Friday and Saturday, 11 a.m.-10 p.m.

Is there a map of the market?

Here you go.

What hotels are nearby?

Our list of close and convenient hotel options can be found here.

Where do I park?

For the latest information and updates about parking, please visit the Texas Live! website.

Is the market outside?

Yes, it is outside at Globe Life Field North Plaza (Next to Texas Live!)

What vendors do you have at the market?

Visit here for vendors.

How do I become a vendor?

Positions have been filled for 2019, but to join our waiting list, please visit our potential vendor application page to fill out the contact form.

Tell me more about the new ice skating rink!

5,000 square feet of frozen fun brought to you by Ice Rink Rinks! Take a spin on our REAL outdoor ice skating rink, which will be open through January 12, and create magical memories with family and friends. Open November 29, 2019  – January 12, 2020.

$16 General Admission.  Group rate: $14 for 20+ people with advanced notice

Do vendors take credit cards?

It varies by vendor. ATM’s are available onsite.

What kind of live entertainment do you have?

Please check here for entertainment options.
*Dates and times are subject to change

How do I become a performer at the market?

For information on becoming a performer, please email info@txchristkindlmarket.com

Are dogs allowed?

Friendly canine companions and service dogs are welcome to join their people at the Texas Christkindl Market as long as they are on a leash and cleaned up after. Texas Christkindl Market does not have onsite supplies for pet cleanup, so please bring your own.

What if the weather’s bad? Will the market still be open?

Check our website and social media channels daily, market hours will be adjusted due to inclement weather as needed. However, the market is a rain or shine event.

What kind of drinks do you have at the market?

Soft drinks, water, cider and hot chocolate, Glühwein and beer.

Is the market wheelchair and stroller accessible?

Yes, Globe Life Field North Plaza is wheelchair and stroller accessible. It is recommended to visit during off-peak hours to get the best experience.

What else can I do in Arlington?

Great question! The holidays are always brimming with events in Arlington. From viewing the nationally-famous Interlochen lights to experiencing Six Flags Holiday in the Park (right next door to the Texas Christkindl Market) first-hand, visit arlington.org for a comprehensive list of things to do, see and experience while in town for the Texas Christkindl Market!