The annual Chicago Christkindlmarket started in 1996 and is going on now until Christmas Day and offers food, drinks, gifts and German and European Christmas traditions with an international flair and a local feel. Well known for its vendors' high quality gifts and food, the market offers several different houses for customers to walk through and buy Christmas gifts. The ornament house has hundreds of themed ornaments to purchase ranging from colored themes, animals, countries and more. With hundreds of options and colors to chose from, Christkindlmarket customers have a hard time choosing which is perfect for them. This section offers gold, red and white ornaments for purchase.