Christmas in Pella

Kerstmarkt: Pella's Dutch Christmas Market

December 5-7, 2024
Experience a Dutch Christmas Market in Pella, Iowa! This festive event will be held in conjunction with Pella’s Christmas Tour of Homes. Inspired by outdoor markets in the Netherlands, this cozy market will fill you with holiday cheer.

Molengracht Plaza
700 Main St.
Pella, IA 50219

Thursday, November 30- 10 am - 8 pm
Friday, December 1- 10 am - 8 pm
Saturday, December 2- 10 am - 4 pm

Vendor Information

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Merchandise Vendor Applications are due APRIL 15!
Food Vendor Applications are due AUGUST 1!
*no late applications will be accepted

Applications can be mailed, along with supporting documents to:
915 Broadway Street
Pella, IA 50219


Emailed to:
Ann Frost, Executive Director, Visit Pella
[email protected]

Please direct questions to[email protected]

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If you would like to Volunteer for Kerstmarkt or any other Visit Pella event, please contact us.

Christmas Tour of Homes

Christmas Tour Homes

Save the Date
December 5-7, 2024

Tour lavishly decorated homes, decked out for the holidays. Stop by Kerstmarkt, Pella’s Dutch Christmas Market, on the Molengracht Plaza, for a Dutch treat (included with ticket purchase). If you love architecture, and decorating, or are just looking for a festive activity to enjoy with friends or family, you’ll make wonderful memories at the Christmas Tour of Homes.

Thursday, November 30- 1 pm - 8 pm
Friday, December 1- 10 am - 8 pm
Saturday, December 2- 10 am - 4 pm

Please contact Visit Pella with questions at 641-204-0885 or follow our Facebook page for the latest details.