An Olde World Christmas

Dubois County’s Olde World Christmas events are sure to get you in the holiday spirit! Beginning in early November, kickoff the Christmas season in Huntingburg for the annual Christmas Stroll, November 5-12.  Also taking place November 5-6 is Holiday Open House in local gift shops in the town of Ferdinand! November 18th-19th , you are sure to find the perfect gift items at the Ferdinand Christkindlmarkt, featuring 6 markt locations with over 200 lavishly booths filled with unique, handcrafted gift items, delicious treats, antiques and so much more! Enjoy the bustle of Christmas shopping around the square and throughout the city of Jasper for O’Tannenbam season Nov. 9- Dec. 24. Don’t miss performances at the Jasper Arts Center and all the other special events planned during the Christmas season.

Days Until Christmas!








Huntingburg Christmas Stroll
November 3-10, 2024

Feel your Christmas Spirit Come Alive… Stroll Historic Downtown 4th Street in Huntingburg.  Enjoy unique specialty shops and eateries as you experience all the joys of the Holiday Season.

Event highlights include:

  • Fashion Show ( tickets required)
  • Live Music, Cookies & Cocoa at the Tree Lighting
  • Horse Drawn Carriage Rides 
  • Santa visits 4th Street 
  • Special activities in stores throughout the week
  • Cookies + Beer Pairings 
  • Igloo Experience 
  • Holiday Home Tour 
  • SHOP TILL YOU DROP….stores are open until 7pm Mon-Thur. and until 9pm Friday & Saturday. Sunday, enjoy shopping Noon – 5pm!

For updates & more details visit Strolling in Huntingburg Facebook page.



Ferdinand Christkindlmarkt

November 16-17, 2024

Embrace the Traditions… Handmade treasures, primitives and antiques, delicious regional food and wines, over 200 booths in a festive setting!

Event highlights include:

  • Christkindlmarkt Eve Opening Ceremonies – Christkindl Angel Appearance  Outdoor Ceremony (Fri, Nov. 15, 6:30 pm)
  • Reindeer Reserve (Sat, Nov. 16, 11:00 am)
  • Marionette Theater (Sat. 12:15, 1:30, 3:30 and Sun. 11:30am and 1:30pm
  • Black Forest Organ Grinder
  • Tours of the Monastery & Lights on the Grotto
  • Free Shuttle Service between Markt Sites
  • Glockenspiel Performances & Live Entertainment
  • Concert by Evansville Philharmonic Orchestra & Chorus(Sat, Nov. 16, 7 pm at the Monastery Immaculate Conception)
  • Mass with German Hymns (Sun, Nov. 18, 10 am)

Click here for more information

Small Business Saturday
November 30th

Dubois County Museum Holiday Activities

Explore the German Heritage & Cultural Center to view the Festival of Christmas Tree exhibit beginning November 16th, featuring decorated trees throughout the 50,000 Sq. Ft. museum. See below a schedule of museum holiday activities.

  • Nov. 21: 5:30pm – 8:00 Opening of Festival of Christmas Trees. 
  • Dec. 7: Beginning at 9am enjoy breakfast with Santa (RSVP required)
  • Dec 7-8: Cookie Walk
  • Dec. 19: Celebrate the Season! Free admission from 5:30-8pm

Jasper O’Tannenbaum Days

December 6-8, 2024

Discover the Charm… Enjoy holiday shopping and activities centered around the colossal Christmas Tree and throughout this quaint city.

Event highlights include:

    • Shopping in the many Downtown Jasper stores
    • Santa Claus & Carriage Rides
    • Church Bazaars & Cookie Walks
    • Thyen-Clark Cultural Center Galleries
    • Kids’ Activities & Santa at the Dubois County Museum
    • Holiday Bazaar at Cabby Gym

For more information, call the Jasper Chamber of Commerce at 812-482-6866.

 Take a horse-drawn carriage ride during O’Tannanebaum Days!

Dubois County Christmas

Live Holiday Performances

Holiday Movies at The Astra

Try your shot to escape at the popular Puzzles & Padlocks Escape Room! Great for company or friend holiday party ideas or an evening activitiy on your weekend getaway to Dubois County! Three rooms are offered with a season Christmas room that you will want to book ASAP! 

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