Christkindlmarket closes for the season

December 24, 2010 4:14:42 PM PST
Christmas Eve means a holiday tradition in Chicago has come to an end.

The annual Christkindlmarket in Daley Plaza closed-up shop at about 4 p.m. Friday.

This was the 15th year for the event.

Christkindlmarket features more than 50 vendors selling handmade gifts and ornaments, European chocolates, beer steins, toys and German food favorites.