1. Latest News
  2. Submit Press Release
  1. PR Home
  2. Latest News
  3. Feeds
  4. Alerts
  5. Submit Free Press Release
  6. Journalist Account
  7. PRNewswire Distribution

Celebrate Marché de Noël at the Chicago French Market

Christmas markets in France otherwise known as Marché de Noël, provide a great opportunity for a winter break. They exude a fantastic atmosphere and offer great shopping opportunities not to mention replenishing wine stocks for the Christmas season

 
PRLog - Oct. 31, 2011 - CHICAGO -- You won't have to travel to France to experience an authentic French Marché de Noël this holiday season. Chicago French Market, 131 N. Clinton, is hosting a two-month-long Marché de Noël starting Nov. 7 and running through December 31. Rotating visiting artisan's selling unique gift items will display and sell wares under the Eiffel Tower in the market daily from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
The Marché de Noël at the Chicago French Market also offers you the opportunity to do all of your holiday shopping in one location. Artists will sell jewelry, kids' items, wall décor, photographs, toys and many more of your favorite items. A variety of new items will be featured at the Chicago French Market during this time.
The Marché de Noël is believed to have begun in Dresden, Germany in 1434 under the reign of Frederick II of Saxony. The Marche de Noel first began in France in the city of Strasbourg where it is still held today. It has continued ever since in France and in many other cities throughout Europe.
November 2011 Events

November 3, 2011 - Avoid traffic with some live music
Avoid the rush-hour commute and listen to the eclectic sound of musicians Robin and Jenny Biennemann from 4 to 7 p.m. This talented married couple combines startling musicianship and original songs to create a rich musical combination of quirkiness and pensiveness. In performance they alternate between Jenny's well-crafted songs and Robin's dry humor mixed with his jazzy guitar. This pair will surely keep you entertained as you relax after a long work day.  
 
November 5, 2011 - Learn the art of the French Crêpe
Interested in learning the art of the French Crêpe? Join the Flip Crêpes team as they teach the art of the French crêpe during the Sweet and Savory Couples Crêpe Class at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 5 at Flip Crêpes (131 North Clinton Street, Chicago; 312-504-2541). This is a couple's class so find a partner who wants to enjoy the delight of savory crêpes. Tickets are $95 per couple. Purchase your tickets online at www.flipcrepes.com.

November 7, 2011 - Prepare vegan recipes at Raw.
Join the well-known Chef Carole Jones at Raw (131 North Clinton Street Chicago; 312-831-2729) from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. as she teaches how to prepare amazing foods including Raw's own recipes: Energy Soup, Fresh Spinach Lasagna and Honey Fig and Pecan Pie. The event is part of the Vegan Food Prep Class Series. Purchase your tickets online for $50 at www.chicagorawfood.com
November 8, 2011 - Make Music Chicago Fundraiser

November 9, 2011 - Enjoy music over your lunch hour
 Grab lunch at the Chicago French Market and enjoy the sound of music prodigy Gabrielle Browdy. Browdy, just 13-years old, will sing from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Whether Gabrielle is singing a jazz ballad or a modern day hip-hop pop tune, her approach is the same: musicianship is her top priority.

November 12, 2011 - Learn the art of the French Crêpe
Interested in learning the art of the French Crêpe? Join the Flip Crêpes team as they teach the art of the French crêpe during the Sweet and Savory Couples Crêpe Class at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 12 at Flip Crêpes (131 North Clinton Street, Chicago; 312-504-2541). This is a couple's class so find a partner who wants to enjoy the delight of savory crêpes. Tickets cost $95 per couple. Purchase your tickets on-line www.flipcrepes.com.

November 17, 2011 - Enjoy Rush Hour Music at Chicago French Market
Enjoy a special appearance of an amazing French Jazz Trio; FLON FLON ET MUSETTE. Marion Perrier (Accordion), Jerome Lacena (Percussion) and David Nabwangu (Bass) - who originally come from Paris, France and Montreal, Canada, will delight.

November 17, 2011 - Celebrate Beaujolais Nouveau at the Chicago French Market
It's time to celebrate the Beaujolais Nouveau at the Chicago French Market! The French holiday begins at midnight on the third Thursday in November. You are invited to taste the young wine from the fields in France: Beaujolais Nouveau. The grapes used for this wine were on the vine in August, picked in September, in the barrel in October and in the bottle in November. While you taste this young wine, stroll your way through the market, as many vendors will be giving tastings of their specialties.  And enjoy the unique sounds of Flon Flon et Musette.

November 19, 2011 - Learn the art of the French Crêpe
Interested in learning the art of the French Crêpe? Join the Flip Crêpes team as they teach the art of the French Crêpe during the Sweet and Savory Couples Crêpe Class at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 19 at Flip Crêpes (131 North Clinton Street, Chicago; 312-504-2541). This is a couple's class so find a partner who wants to enjoy the delight of savory crêpes. Tickets are $95 per couple. Purchase your tickets online at www.flipcrepes.com.

November 19, 2011 - Delightful Pastries and Pie-Making Class
Just in time for Thanksgiving, learn how to properly crimp your own pie crust and make the fillings for two different pies: Pecan Pie and Apple Crumble Pie. Each participant will go home with two mini pies.  To register for the class: info@delightfulpastries.com

November 23, 2011 - Rush Hour Music
Avoid the rush-hour commute and listen to the eclectic sound of musicians Robin and Jenny Biennemann from 4 to 7 p.m. This talented married couple combines startling musicianship and original songs to create a rich musical combination of quirkiness and pensiveness. In performance they alternate between Jenny's beautifully crafted songs and Robin's dry humor mixed with his jazzy guitar. This pair will surely keep you on your toes as you relax after a long work day.  

November 24, 2011 -Happy Thanksgiving!
The French Market will be closed, reopening Friday, Nov. 25.

November 26, 2011 - Learn the art of the French Crêpe
Interested in learning the art of the French Crêpe? Join the Flip Crêpes team as they teach the art of the French Crêpe during the Sweet and Savory Couples Crêpe Class at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 26 at Flip Crêpes (131 North Clinton Street, Chicago, 312-504-2541). This is a couple's class so find a partner who wants to enjoy the delight of savory crêpes. Tickets cost $95 per couple. Purchase your tickets online at www.flipcrepes.com.

November 26, 2011 - Enjoy a discount in time for the holidays
Sweet Miss Givings will be kicking off the holiday gifting season by offering a 10% discount with the purchase of both the "Recipe-in-a-Jar" (cookie mix) and the "Hot Cocoa-in-a-Jar" through December 3.  The "Recipe-in-a Jar" is normally $15 and "Hot Cocoa-in-a-jar" is normally $10. Together they will be only $22.50. Cupcakes and brownies, normally $3.50, wil be $3.15.

Lavazza Espression
Lavazza Espression has a number of specialty drinks just in time for fall.

Abbey Brown Soap Artisan
Abbey Brown Soap Artisan has a new soap hot off the cutter for November. It's a wonderful round soap with pumpkin puree and seasonal spices, rich in flavor!

Les Fleurs
Order your Thanksgiving centerpieces. Les Fleurs will be stocked with the finest fall flowers.  Centerpieces can also be enhanced by seasonal fruit and vegetables. All arrangements and flowers come in an array of prices. We work with your budget! Place orders by calling 312-463-1111.  

Provo's Village Bake Shoppe
Don't forget to place your Thanksgiving Pie Order. Provo's Village Bake Shoppe specializes in Old Fashion European baked goods. Choose from Pumpkin, Apple and Apple Caramel Pies. To place your holiday orders please call 312-207-1261.

Superior Nut and Candy
What's a holiday without local freshly roasted nuts? Choose from Select Mix Salted Nuts, Raw Walnuts or Salted Whole Almonds, Salted or Unsalted Cashews or for that perfect pecan pie, Raw Whole and Half Pecans. What about the cranberries for your stuffing or side dishes? Dried Cranberries are $8.99/lb.

# # #

Kurman Communications, Inc. is a world leader in lifestyle public relations and marketing. Media strategists. Cutting-edge creativity. Out-of-the-box thinking. Word-of-mouth marketing experts. www.kurman.com and http://gotbuzzatkurman.com

--- End ---

Click to Share

Contact Email:
***@kurman.com Email Verified
Source:Kurman Communications
Phone:312-651-9000
Zip:60606
City/Town:Chicago - Illinois - United States
Industry:Food
Tags:Holidays, christmas, thanksgiving, marche de noel, chicago french market
Shortcut:prlog.org/11711815
Disclaimer:   Issuers of the press releases are solely responsible for the content of their press releases. PRLog can't be held liable for the content posted by others.   Report Abuse

Latest Press Releases By “

More...

Trending News...



  1. SiteMap
  2. Privacy Policy
  3. Terms of Service
  4. Copyright Notice
  5. About
  6. Advertise
Like PRLog?
9K2K1K
Click to Share