Czech Christmas Market

Event Date: 
Friday, November 8, 2013 - 3:00pm to Saturday, November 9, 2013 - 6:00pm

The Embassy of the Czech Republic invites you to a special Czech Christmas Market on November 8, 3-6 pm, and November 9, 1-6 pm.

The Czech Christmas Market will feature beautiful hand blown Czech ornaments from the European Trading Company, special performances of Czech and Slovak Christmas carols performed by children from Sokol Washington, DC, a music workshop called Rhythm and Body, Czech nativity scenes on display, the opportunity to decorate traditional gingerbread cookies, Christmas cookies from Bistro Bohem and delicious mulled wine (svaák).

PERFORMANCE SCHEDULE:

November 8, 2013

3 pm: Czech Christmas Market opens to the public

Christmas music

6:00 pm: Event concludes

November 9, 2013

1:00 pm: Czech Christmas Market opens to the public

1:30 pm: Czech and Slovak Christmas carols performed by children's choir - Sokol Washington, DC

3:00 pm: Rhythm and Body music workshop: Three music experts (Lenka Pištcká - Conductor, Jiina Dvoáková-Marešová - Piano, and Ondej Tichý – Drums) show children in the audience how to use their bodies as musical instruments. Czech, English and Latin songs.

6:00 pm: Event concludes