Friday, August 14, 2015

Excelsior Flea Market open tomorrow 8/15/15

Join us at the Excelsior Flea Market Saturday 8/15/15
Open 9 - 3
Vendors and Visitors Welcome!

Excelsior Summer Events

The Excelsior Summer Flea Market
"A Finer Flea Market" in its fourteenth year.
Located on the corner of Lake Street and Water Street,
across the street from Lake Minnetonka and
next to the Excelsior movie theater.
When: Saturdays, June, July, & August & Sept 19
Hours: 9am-3pm
Garden Art, Antiques, Tattered Elegance,
Flowers & plants, Estate Jewelry, gently used

2015 Summer sponsor "Kowalski's"

June 27, Treasures to be Found Flea Market
July 4, Americana ''Celebrate Summer'' Sale
July 11,18, Crazy Days Flea Markets
Aug. 15, Shabby & Posh Flea Market
Aug. 22, Glitterfest Flea Market
Sept. 19, Apple Day Flea Market

Vendors welcome, first come basis, arrive at 7:00 am on
Saturdays to set-up, the rate is $20 for a 10x10 space
Apple Day 9/19 call for rates
For more info, or

Don't miss--The Tonka Cruzers Car Club - Excelsior Collector Car Cruze-In
Where: 421 3rd St, Excelsior MN, in back of Excelsior Brewing
When: May 30, June 6, 13, July 18, 25, Aug 8, 22 9:00 am -- noon.



Friday, June 12, 2015

Flea Market closed Sat 6/13 due to Art on the Lake

Hi!  Reminder!
Don't forget that the Excelsior Flea Market is closed tomorrow 6/13/15 because of the Art on the Lake event in Excelsior.  See you the following Saturday!

Sunday, November 16, 2014

Festival volunteers needed. Please sign up and enjoy!

The Excelsior Christkindlsmarkt needs volunteers. Without you there would be no Festival. Thank you to our loyal, year after year volunteers and please consider volunteering a couple hours during the Festival if you've never done so!
Thank you!!!

Volunteer Sign up sheet, Excelsior Christkindlsmarkt

Excelsior Christkdlsmarkt Open Thanksgiving Weekend Nov 28-30, 2014

Saturday, November 15, 2014

Thanksgiving Weekend Christmas Extravaganza -- Enchanting Holiday Experience

The Excelsior Christkindlsmarkt is hosting their 8th annual Festival.
Where: located on East Drive and Water St./3rd St.
When: Thanksgiving weekend beginning Friday, Nov. 28th, 29th, & 30th.
Hours: Friday 10:00am to 7:00 pm beer garden and music continues till 10pm
Saturday 10:00am to 7:00pm beer garden and music continues till 10pm
Sunday 11:00am to 4:00pm beer garden open Sunday at noon

We begin at 10:00a.m. Friday November 28th, with the
Christkindlsmarkt Parade down Water Street.
The parade is led by our Christkindl Angel, Father Christmas, Grand Marshall Joe Ryan and his grandchildren, Hennepin County Commissioner Jan Callison, the singer-actors from Chaska Valley Family theater performing the musical "A Christmas Carol", the Royals of Spielmannszug, Excelsior Town crier Daryl Liepold, Mayor Mark Gaylord, and past Mayor Nick Ruehl,
plus Elves, Fairies, the Ice Princess, Knight Family Farms Horse & Buggy, plus others.
The Market officially is open as the Christkindl Angel cut the ribbon.
The outdoor market features gifts ranging from modern to vintage to traditional German.

Throughout the three days we have a full schedule of local musical talents, choirs, and musicians.
Also back again this year is "KinderWorld" offering activities for the youth which includes storytelling, reading traditional Christmas stories, demos, make and take, facepainter, puppet show.
The Boy Scouts will be selling their traditional wreaths and swags.
The NorthPole Trolley with Father Christmas on board operating all hours of the Market.
Friday and Saturday afternoon live Reindeer dance through the site and also take part in the St.Marten's Children Lantern Parades at 5pm each evening.
and we have the favorite Alpacas visiting, who talk to you.

The Festival has continued as the original German open air market featuring
German Christmas Food traditions including Grilled Sausage, Roasted almonds, Sweet & Savory Strudels, Kindercocoa, Gluhwein 'hot mulled wine', gingerbread, cakes and cupcakes, candies,
hot cider, and other delicacies.

Friday evening at 5:00pm make way for St. Marten's Children's Lighted Lantern Parade
on Water Street all children are invited and welcome. Father Christmas, the Christkindl, and lots and lots of children proceed down Water Street from the corner of Water & Lake on Water St to third then left to the festival they will light the Christmas Tree and sing Christmas carols. The sponsor of the St.Martin Parade ReMax Colleen Johnson Group will hand out goodie bags and also prizes for the best Christmas hat in the parade.

For more information about the Christkindlsmarkt please contact
Myrle Mackenzie show contact info Rick Meyer show contact info
or visit