Frequently Asked Questions
Where do I park at the Market?
Enter at Gate 6 off Robert B. Cullum Blvd. The parking fee is $10. Valet parking is an additional $12. To self-park follow the signs for Chi Omega Christmas Market (to the left for lots 5A, and 5B) or (to the right for lots 6A, and 6B.). To Valet Park, turn left and follow the signs that will direct you to the Market entrance. Self-park and Valet options are available each day of the Market.
Shared ride will follow Valet signs to drop-off and pick up their passengers near the entrance.
Premier Shopping Night – Valet Parking is included WEDNESDAY NIGHT ONLY with Premier ticket / must show ticket to the Valet attendant.
Handicapped parking is available at no charge for vehicles with Handicap (ADA) parking stickers. Please enter at Gate 6 and follow the signs (to the left) for Valet Parking. Unfortunately, Fair Park does not provide wheelchairs.
Please note that Fair Park and the City of Dallas control parking lots. Chi Omega does not receive the monies collected for parking. Please see Map under Directions & Parking.
TICKET & SHOPPING INFORMATION
We encourage online ticket purchase before arriving at the entry point to maximize your shopping time at the Market.
Must I purchase tickets before arriving at the Market?
Our General Admission, Early Entry, and Premier Shopping Night tickets may be purchased at ChiOmegaXmas.org > Eventbrite.
Starting October 1 via Eventbrite – your tickets are EMAILED to you upon purchase. You may either print the pdf and bring it to the Market or have the QR code ready on your phone at Market entry. In addition, many of the DFW area Tom Thumb stores have General Admission tickets available for purchase at their customer service counters for $15 while supplies last. No ticket booth on-site.
Do you have Re-Admission Tickets?
Premier Shopping Night tickets are valid on Wednesday Night and re-entry once per day on Thursday, Friday and Saturday for the designated ticket holder only / valid photo ID required for re-entry. This ticket includes Valet Parking for WEDNESDAY EVENING ONLY (YOU MUST HAVE YOUR TICKET TO SHOW THE VALET ATTENDANT.) The Premier ticket also includes two beverage tickets redeemable Wednesday evening only. The beverage tickets will be given at Entry to the Market on Wednesday evening.
Early Entry tickets are valid for Thursday starting at 9:30 am, which allows for re-entry once per day on Friday, and Saturday for the designated ticket holder only / valid photo ID is required for re-entry.
General Admission tickets are valid for one-day entry Thursday 1 pm – 9 pm, Friday 10 am – 9 pm, and Saturday 10 am – 5 pm.
Will all the Merchants be open for shopping at Premier Shopping Night?
All merchants will be selling their wares from 6 pm – 10 pm during our Premier Shopping Night.
FOOD & BEVERAGE
May food and drink be purchased at the Market?
Absolutely! Food will be available for purchase at the Restaurant and outdoor Food Trucks. Expect a variety such as salads, soups, and sandwiches. Beverages will be available at the Restaurant, Food Trucks and Bars located throughout the Venue. Beverages will be a wide variety from water, juice, soft drinks, as well as beer, wine, and cocktails. This year in the Restaurant will be Nitro Coffee that will make its debut first during the State Fair 2021. 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.
Do children need a ticket for entry?
Children under 12 are free.
Is childcare offered at the Market?
We are not able to offer childcare.
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 at no charge for vehicles with Handicap (ADA) parking stickers. Please enter at Gate 6 and follow the signs to Valet Parking. Unfortunately, Fair Park does not provide wheelchairs. Entry to the building, aisles between the booths, and bathrooms are all wheelchair accessible.
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.