The Embassy of the Czech Republic invites you to a special Czech Christmas Market on December 5, 2015, from 10 am – 4 pm. The Czech Christmas Market will feature beautiful hand blown glass ornaments, exquisite handcrafted glass, delicious Christmas cookies and mulled wine (svařák). Featured companies include Glassor, Topix Crystal Art, and Bistro Bohem. Celebrate the joyous season with us at the Czech Embassy!
Location: Embassy of the Czech Republic
3900 Spring of Freedom Street, NW, Washington, DC 20008
Reservations are not required! | Admission is free. | A donation is welcome at the door.
The proceeds will be donated to the Czech Schools, offering children language and grammar instruction, lessons in history, traditions, music and folklore.
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. For more information, please visit http://www.glassor.com.
Topix is a distributer of fine Bohemian crystal imported from the Czech Republic. Each piece is mouth blown, hand crafted, cut andpainted 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. For additional information, please visit: http://www.topixcrystalart.com/.
Bistro Bohem is a Washington, DC based restaurant serving flavorful Central European cuisine in a relaxed and vibrant atmosphere. They will be offering a selection of Czech Christmas cookies at the event. For more information about the bistro, please visit www.bistrobohem.com.