Sussex County Chamber


It's easy to see why the Lake Mohawk German Christmas Market in Sparta, NJ continues to be ranked as "One of the Top Ten Things to Do in December in the State."

The 2017 Market will be open to the public on Saturday, December 2, 2017 from 10:00 am to 9:00 pm, and Sunday, December 3, 2017 from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm.

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While you personalize your holiday shopping, tantalizing smells will dance among the vendors set along the picturesque lakefront, as traditional items from sizzling German sausages, sumptuous soups, and sauerbraten to hand warming hot chocolate, apple struedel, linzer tarts, and gingerbread men and warmed mulled spice wine (gluhwein) are prepared among the festive chorus's of local school choirs and entertainers.The authentic wooden huts have simply enhanced the enchanting festive atmosphere. In the 16 years since its humble beginning of raising funds for local charities and organizations, it is now truly recognized as New Jersey's largest Christmas Market.

The Market has a special visitor St. Nicholas, himself, and features a pony ride and petting zoo.

Two Park & Ride locations are provided allowing for a stress free visit.