FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Birmingham’s European-Style Winter Markt Coming Soon in Shain Park
Holiday Gift Items, Ice Sculptures & Live Entertainment December 2 – 4
BIRMINGHAM, MI, November 22, 2016 – Birmingham’s Shain Park will come alive during the seventh annual Birmingham Winter Markt event. The European-style outdoor market will take place on Friday, December 2 from 3 – 9 p.m., Saturday, December 3 from 10 a.m. – 9 p.m. and Sunday, December 4 from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Attendees will enjoy European food and drinks, gift items, holiday greens, crafts, ice carving demonstrations, live reindeer, a meet and greet with winter princesses, warming stations, the popular Santa House, horse-drawn carriage rides and live entertainment. Attendees are encouraged to stop by the Kinderhaus children’s activity area for complimentary crafts. The Kinderhaus is sponsored by Goldfish Swim School.
A special thank you to our Presenting Sponsors: Mercedes Benz of Bloomfield Hills and Children’s Hospital of Michigan; Silver Sponsors: Griffin Claw and The Community House; Bronze Sponsors: Birmingham Country Club, Mercedes-Benz Financial Services, Mercedes-Benz Research & Development North America, Inc, Plum Market, Somerset Ophthalmology, The Surnow Company, UM Curiosity Works and 104.3 WOMC.
For more information, a complete entertainment schedule and event map, visit www.BirminghamWinterMarkt.org or call (248) 530-1200.
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