Find Something Special at the Chris Kringle Market in Ottawa, IL

The Holiday season is here and it’s time to shop for your family and friends for Christmas. In downtown Ottawa, the Chris Kringle Market is back beginning November 26 featuring small makers, bakers, and creators from around the globe.

Kicking off the first weekend, November 26-28, 2021, there will be many activities and performances such as:

The market will continue every Friday- Sunday all December long, so if you miss out this weekend, be sure to check out the month of December for additional vendors, fun activities and performances.

You can also purchase a 2021 Chris Kringle Market mug to keep filled with hot chocolate all winter long. For more information, visit

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