Please note, in respect of Remembrance Day commemorations, the market will not open until 12pm on Sunday 10th November.
How much do tickets cost?
The German Christmas Market is free to enter.
How do I access the market?
The main entrance / exit points to the market are located on Cookridge Street adjacent to Leeds City Museum, Calverley Street and on Portland Crescent.
Are there plenty of toilet facilities?
Yes, there are public toilets available in the North East of the Square underneath the Broderick terrace including two disabled toilets and a baby change facility. A dedicated changing places / high dependency unit is also available at the market.
Is there an ATM / cash machine at the event?
There are no onsite cash facilities available. However there is a cash machine on the Electric Press building next door to the Christkindelmarkt. Please note, all the venues are cash only.
Can I smoke at the event?
As an outdoor venue, smoking is permitted but please be considerate towards other visitors. No smoking is permitted inside the indoor venues.
Can I take photos at the Christkindelmarkt
Recreational photography of family, friends and / or scenic views of the venue / event is permitted other than where other persons attending the event can be clearly identified as the main focus. Please therefore be respectful to other people’s privacy at all times or you may be challenged and asked to stop and / or leave.
Photography/filming/recording for professional/commercial use is not permitted without prior written authorisation from the organisers.
All persons entering the Christkindelmarkt consent to any photography, filming and recording as arranged by the organiser for possible future transmission or promotional purposes.
No tripods or other large photography/film equipment may be used, unless by those with written authorisation from the organisers
How can I get a stall at the market?
The stalls are all organised via Frankfurt Council in Germany as they have to be of German origin they also hire all of the staff for this event. If you are interested in becoming a trader at other markets in Leeds please visit our Become a traderpage
Can I make a reservation?
Reservations are available and recommended for the Alp Chalet restaurant and can only be made in person at the venue. Please note there is a £10 deposit per head required and advance bookings require a minimum of 8 people.
Visits to the Kuh Stall and Ski Hutte venues are strictly by walk in only subject to capacity.
Can I bring my dog with me?
Dogs are allowed on site but not in the indoor venues. We ask that you keep them on a lead at all times.