Frequently Asked Questions
Security Update 2023: Chi Omega Christmas Market has updated secure procedures for our shoppers and merchants in 2023. We are recommending clear game day bags at entry, any other bag will be searched. Everyone will walk through a magnetometer and shoppers will receive a shopping bag after entry. We are all excited about a true Christmas shopping experience!
FOOD & BEVERAGE
May food and drink be purchased at the Market?
Absolutely! Take a break, rest your feet and refuel at picnic tables on the west side of the building where you'll find these Food Trucks: Fletcher's Corny Dogs, Tony's Tacos, Wooden Chopsticks. There is also the Chi O Cafe' in the building serving soups, sandwiches, snacks, coffee, soda, water, etc. All types of beverages will be served at the 5 bars located throughout the Market. We will have multiple seating areas to rest, eat, and recharge.
CHILDREN & STROLLERS – CARTS AND PACKAGE CHECK
Are strollers allowed at the Market?
Yes, strollers and children are welcome. We also have a Mothers Room for feeding, away from the crowd.
Do children need a ticket for entry?
Children under the age of 12 do NOT need a ticket.
Is childcare offered at the Market?
No, we are not able to offer childcare.
Are there places to sit down and rest?
Yes, we have designated seating areas with benches, away from the aisles. New this year, we'll have massage chairs going for shoppers and merchants.
Can I bring a small personal shopping cart? Will package-check be available?
Yes, however we ask you to be aware of those around you so that no one trips over your cart. In addition, for your convenience, we will have a Package Check Booth available, and for a small fee, we will hold your purchase.
What HANDICAP ACCESSIBILITY is available?
Handicapped parking is available - entry at Gate 5 - at no charge for vehicles with Handicap (ADA) parking designations. Unfortunately, Fair Park does not provide wheelchairs. Entry to the building, aisles between the booths, and bathrooms are all wheelchair accessible.
PARKING INFORMATION - Enter at Gate 2, go to Lot 2 - PARKING IS FREE IN LOT 2. There will be shuttles to the door to minimize walking.
Pinky's Valet parking is available at the market for $30 payable at the valet tent. Enter at Gate 5 for Valet Parking and follow the pink cones. Vehicles with Handicap (ADA) parking stickers will receive complimentary Valet parking, enter Gate 5. Shared Ride (Uber or Lyft etc.) will have a drop off and pick up at Gate 5 near Valet. Click here for parking map: Parking Map 2023
If you have other questions, please contact us here: office@ChiOmegaXmas.org
Please note: Chi Omega Christmas Market will follow all CDC and Fair Park health and safety guidelines in place at the time of our show.