When do the shuttles begin and end?

The first shuttle to the event leaves at 4:45pm and the last shuttle to the event is at 8:15pm. The last shuttle from the Market leaves the event at 9:15pm. Please be in line for the return shuttle no later than 8:45pm to insure you do not miss it. Strollers are permitted on the shuttles. Pets are not allowed on the shuttles. All shuttles will drop off at the Christmas Market entrance.

If we are staying at the Cambria Pines Lodge, do we get free admission to the event?

Resort guests do not receive free admission to the event but there are several packages that include event admission. Please contact the hotel directly to inquire about availability.

Is it less expensive to buy my ticket online?

Yes! Tickets are $10 more at the gate, if the event is not sold out. Once the event is sold out, there will be no tickets available at the gate. Online ticket sales end at 5pm each night.

When is the Cambria Christmas Market Open?

The Market and Light Displays open Friday, November 23rd through Saturday, December 23rd from 5pm to 9pm. It is closed Nov. 26th & 27th and Dec. 3rd, 4th & 10th.

What is the price per person?

The price varies each night. Please visit our CALENDAR page for pricing on specific nights. Children 10 and under are always free!

Are you open if it rains?

Yes, we are open rain or shine! There are several covered areas for sitting and eating but the majority of the light displays and market are not covered. You are welcome to bring umbrellas to the event. If the Market is ever forced to close for any reason, our Facebook page will have the most up to date information. Follow us at facebook.com/CambriaChristmasMarket.

Do you accept credit cards?

Yes, all the food, drink and ticket vendors are able to accept credit cards or cash. Most of the vendors are able to accept credit cards and cash as well but some may not. Please visit our VENDOR page and contact them directly with any questions.

What kind of food and drinks are at the Market?

We offer a wide variety of food including Tri-Tip Sandwiches, Bratwurst and Tamales. Please visit the MENU page for our current selection. Drink specials include Hot Chocolate, Coffee and our famous Gluhwein, a traditional German Mulled Wine served warm.

Is there onsite parking at the event?

No, all parking is off-site, with free shuttles to and from the event. There are no parking or drop-off areas at or near the event. All parking at the Cambria Pines Lodge is reserved for hotel guests and limited handicap parking. Please visit out PARKING page for more detailed information and additional parking areas.

Parking and Shuttle stops are located at

The Cambria Nursery & Florist offers VIP parking for the event. Please click here to visit their ticketing page for more information.

Do you offer any discounts?

We do not currently offer any discounts and everyone over the age of 10 is the same price. The best way to save is to book a hotel package. Please contact the Cambria Pines Lodge or the Sea Otter Inn for current packages and promotions.

Are pets allowed?

No, unfortunately pets are not allowed on the shuttles, so we are not able to allow them at the event. Guests of the Cambria Pines Lodge staying in a pet-friendly room are allowed to bring pets to the event.

How do I become a Vendor at the Market?

Please visit our VENDOR INFORMATION page or contact Mike at MikeA@moonstonehotels.com or 805-927-6108.

How do I become an Entertainer at the Market?

Please contact Mike at MikeA@moonstonehotels.com or 805-927-6108. You can also check the CALENDAR for available dates.

How do I become an Employee at the Market?

Please fill out the employment application here. We will contact you shortly after. Contact Mike at MikeA@moonstonehotels.com or 805-927-6108 with any questions.

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

You may bring your printed ticket to the event or show it on your smart phone at the gate. Tickets can also be looked up by your last name at the gate, just present your ID.

What is the refund policy?

Sorry, there are no refunds. In the event that the Market is unexpectedly closed, tickets will be refunded automatically.