Birmingham German Markets
Get in the festive spirit with a visit to Birmingham's popular Frankfurt Christmas Market 2012.
Birmingham's Frankfurt Christmas Market has become a huge favourite with both residents and visitors to Birmingham from all over the UK and Europe.
It is now the largest outdoor Christmas Market in the country, the perfect occassion to do all your Christmas shopping.
Birmingham German Market Dates
Dates and time for Birmingham 2012 German Market are below:
Venue: Victoria Square and New Street in Birmingham
Date: 2012 TBC Time: 10am – 9pm, Tel: 0121 464 2012, Website: http://www.birmingham.gov.uk/frankfurtmarket
Shopping at the Birmingham German Market
Traditional stalls offer the usual array of beautiful handmade toys, Christmas decorations, original jewellery and craft goods as well as a helter skelter and carousel to keep younger visitors entertained.
Visitors to the German Markets in Birmingham can enjoy the delights of German mulled wine (Gluhwein), grilled sausages, vegetarian options, pretzels, German beer, and for those with a sweet tooth, gingerbread, crepes and marzipan sweets.
At the heart of the market in Victoria Square, Birmingham, each year is a traditional bandstand where musicians perform every lunchtime and evening. Groups of local carol singers and school children also stage special performances throughout the festive Christmas period.
Visiting the German Market? Stay at The Abbey Hotel
Whilst visiting the Birmingham German Markets why not completely indulge with an overnight stay at the 4 star Abbey hotel, Golf & Spa in Redditch, just South of Birmingham.
The Abbey Hotel is located near to the Birmingham German Markets, approximately 30 minute drive, 13 miles away.
After your busy day in shopping at the German Markets relax at our fantastic 4 star hotel offering:
The Abbey Hotel is an ideal base when visiting Birmingham German Markets offering your the opportunity to explore the many local attractions in the Birmingham area. Plus visit our Christmas page for full details of our full Christmas program at the Abbey Hotel this year.
For more information about Birmingham German Markets and booking accommodation at the Abbey Hotel, South Birmingham please call 01527 406 600