Tomball German Christmas Market, December 8-10
Tomball German Fest
December 8-10, 2023
201 S. Elm Street
Old Town Tomball
Near the Historical Train Depot Plaza
Friday, December 8
6PM – 10PM
Saturday, December 9
10AM – 10PM
Sunday, December 10
10AM – 6PM
Parking & Shuttle
There is plenty of street parking around the festival, however a free shuttle from the East parking lot of HCA Houston Healthcare Tomball will run during festival hours on Saturday and Sunday.
Bier Stein Hoist Contest
Put your strength to the test! Referees will be watching as contestants hold their full stein at arms length. They’ll be looking for the longest, steadiest hold. Start to droop, bend, change posture or spill…you’re out.
Categories for ladies, men, and kids. Prizes for the winners!
Saturday at 6PM & 8PM for adults, Sunday at 2:30PM for kids at Grady und Sandra Platz
Chicken Dance Contest
It’s a classic! First and second place prizes for kids and adults.
Saturday at 12:15 PM at Telgte Dance Hall
Saturday at 5:45 PM at Warsteiner Party Stage
Dance Fest and Schuhplattler Contest
Saturday at 5:45 PM at Ziegenbock Wiesn
Greatest Beard Contest
Saturday at 7:45 PM at Ziegenbock Wiesn
Frequently Asked Questions
The festival is located at 201 S. Elm Street in Old Town Tomball, near the Historical Train Depot Plaza.
There is plenty of street parking on side streets around the festival.
There are plenty of flat surfaces on the festival grounds for handicap accessibility. There is handicap parking available at 310 South Cherry Street, the Tomball ISD Administration Building.
A free shuttle from the east parking lot of HCA Houston Healthcare Tomball will run from 10 AM – 10:30 PM on Saturday, and 10 AM – 6:30 PM on Sunday.
Most vendors accept credit/debit cards. BEER SALES ARE CASH ONLY. We have several ATMs on site, but recommend you come prepared with some cash on hand.
Rain or shine! There are plenty of covered areas should we get a rain shower or two.
Small, friendly, pets are welcome but must be leashed.