CHICAGO (CBS) — It’s a musical tribute for the newest Christkindlmarket mug to celebrate the popular shopping and eating event’s 25th anniversary.
The official annual mug has a flute shape that was last seen back in 2013. It’s a dark emerald green to match this year’s festive logo and shows a colorful market scene and the Chicago skyline.READ MORE: Jussie Smollett Trial: Defense Attorney Calls For Mistrial And Accuses Judge Of Lunging At Her; Judge Denies Claims And Motion
The folks at the market said “Peppermint the Penguin” is returning. The cute bird is known as the annual non-alcoholic beverage mug has its look adjusted to celebrate the 25th Anniversary as well.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Disturbance Brings Chance Of Rain-Snow Mix To Our North Overnight
The first annual Christkindlmarket ornament will also be on sale this year. The new souvenir, made in Europe, is glass-blown and hand-painted ornament.
“We are so excited that we can all be together in person again this year to celebrate our 25th Anniversary and allow our visitors to continue, or start, their mug and ornament collections,” said CEO & General Manager Maren Biester Priebe.MORE NEWS: View Live Radar
Can’t wait until November? Pre-orders are available through the Christkindlmarket online shop!
The Christkindlmarket will return this holiday season! We are excited to announce our two 2021 locations: The Christkindlmarket Chicago (Nov 19th – Dec 24th), and the Christkindlmarket Wrigleyville (Nov 19th – Dec 31st). For more information, please check our website! pic.twitter.com/v5RzZ1mKCa
— Christkindlmarket (@TheChristkindl) September 15, 2021