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Czech Christmas Market

October 18, 2017
Title: Czech Christmas MarketVenue: Embassy of the Czech Republic in Washington, D.C. / WashingtonCategory: Social EventDate: 11.04.2017 - 11.04.2017Time: 10.00 h - 16.00 hDescription:   INVITATION: Czech Christmas Market O come, all ye joyful! The Embassy of the Czech Republic invites you to a traditional Czech Christmas Market on November 4, 2017, from 10 am to 4 pm. Relish in the magic of the season with stands filled with beautiful handcrafted ornaments, renowned Czech crystal and glass products, exquisite jewelry, and toys, while enjoying the taste and smell of mulled wine and eggnog as well as an assortment of Christmas cookies, baked goods and savory cuisine.    Children will adore the array of live animals from the Nativity scene, handled by shepherds. Oh, sing, choirs of angels! The children of Sokol Washington will perform Czech Christmas carols at 11:30am.            EVENT DETAILS:            Date/Time: November 4, 2017, 10 am – 4 pm   Location: Embassy of the Czech Republic                      3900 Spring of Freedom Street, NW, Washington, Dc 20008           Admission is free. | Reservations are not required. — PARTICIPATING COMPANIES —   FREDERICK COUNTY SHEEP BREEDERS   The Frederick County Sheep Breeders is a Maryland-based sheep and goat producers association. Its purpose is to promote as well as to educate the public regarding sheep, goat and lamb activities in Maryland. Lambs will be on hand for cuddles. Also, they will be selling wool Christmas stockings, hats, figurines, and other items.   GLASSOR       Glassor s. r. o. is based in the Czech Republic, where the tradition of glass making goes all the way back to the 13th century and the glass produced is known as Bohemian glass or Bohemian crystal. The Czech company is dedicated to the design, production, and manufacturing of handcrafted glass ornaments. All of the ornaments are designed in-house, hand-blown and hand-painted―producing some of the finest glass ornaments in the world.   TOPIX CRYSTAL ART   Topix Crystal Art is a distributer of fine Bohemian crystal imported from the Czech Republic. Each piece is mouth blown, hand crafted, cut and painted by the most skilled crystal makers, following traditions dating back to the eleventh century. The pieces reflect both classical glass-making techniques and the latest sophisticated manufacturing process. Topix has a wide selection of exquisite pieces, ranging from traditional tableware to chandeliers and other one-of-a-kind works of art and own creation.   CZECH WINE IMPORTS   Czech Wine Imports specializes in bringing undiscovered fine wines from the heart of Europe to America. They have several lines of Moravian (Czech) wines, representing such companies as Vino z Czech, Sonberk, Spielberg, Family Winery, and Reisten.       ANTIPEARLE - Pearl Jewelry USA   Antipearle, featuring designs by Markéta Dlouhá Márová, pays tribute to the diversity of the underwater world. In 2012, the brand Antipearle won a prestigious award from the editors of Designblok in the category of jewelry. The brand was also nominated for the Czech Grand Design prize. The jewelry is regularly featured in the Czech editions of fashion and lifestyle magazines, such as Harper's Bazaar, Cosmopolitan, Dolce Vita, InStyle, Elle and Luxury Guide.      BISTRO BOHEM   Bistro Bohem is Washington, DC’s newest and most lively hangout, which is located in the historic U Street / Shaw Neighborhood, just a mile north of the White House. It is unique to the area, offering flavorful Eastern European cuisine in a relaxed and vibrant atmosphere. They will have Christmas cookies and Eggnog available for purchase.       LA BOHEMIA BAKERY   La Bohemia Bakery is a European artisan bakery located in Rockville, Maryland. Their priority is bringing authentic quality European baked goods to customers at an affordable price. Their menu includes pastries, tarts and cakes, savory baked goods, breads, and sandwiches.                                        MARLENKA INTERNATIONAL Ltd.   MARLENKA® products are made only from the best quality ingredients mainly from the local production in the Czech and Slovak Republics. Marlenka produces a variety of honey cakes and other honey desserts and imposes high quality standards on their production.