7 Outdoor, Socially Distant Holiday Markets Across the US to Visit in 2020
For some festive, open-air holiday shopping.
While Germany might be home to one of the oldest Christmas markets in the world, the Christkindl tradition has taken hold in the U.S. and produces some truly festive results. Unfortunately, some of the most iconic Christmas markets in Germany are closed this year, and traveling to European markets may not be in the cards right now. There’s still plenty of opportunities to visit delightful al fresco holiday markets here in the U.S. And while the American holiday markets' tradition may not rival the German markets’ long-standing history, the 50 states work hard to produce enough Bavarian charm to host holiday markets across the country.
This year, while some of our favorite Christmas markets in the U.S. are closed, others have put stringent social distancing parameters in place such that they can host wintery open-air holiday markets. Here, the Christmas markets in the U.S. that are open with increased caution safety measures for the 2020 holiday season.