1 Côtes-d’Armor (22)
– Stroll under the Christmas lights in Dinan
The medieval city of Dinan is discovered in a new light during the holiday season. On the night of December 24 to 25, the illuminations are extended until 1 a.m., to observe, perhaps, Santa Claus making his annual rounds. Installed in the heart of the Christmas market until December 30 (from 11 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.), the ice rink will delight young and old snow sports enthusiasts (€3).
Saturday, December 24 from 11 a.m.
– “Christmas crackles in Saint-Brieuc”
Last day to enjoy the festivities organized in Saint-Brieuc for the Christmas holidays. On the program for this Saturday: meeting with Santa Claus (from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.) in the pedestrian streets of the city center and feathered bike ride from Place Du Guesclin (from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.) where the Christmas market (from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.).
Saturday, December 24 from 10 a.m. Free.
– Animations at the Christmas village in Lannion
Before distributing gifts by the thousands to children around the world, Santa Claus will be at the Lannion Christmas village this Saturday, from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. then from 2:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Will also be there: Ari Dorion, juggler, manipulator and joker, and Solenne Minier, “the Paintbrush Fairy”. Horse-drawn carriage rides are organized between 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. (€3).
Saturday, December 24 from 10 a.m. Free. www.lannion.bzh
2 Finistere (29)
– Dreams and lights in Quimper
The second edition of “Passeurs de lumière” continues this weekend in Quimper. The illuminations can be admired as soon as night falls, the roller dance track is accessible at Place Saint-Corentin between 10 a.m. and 7:30 p.m. (Sunday December 25, between 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.) (+5 years: 2/ €4) and, on Saturday, Mr. Hoplabulle, sculptor of dreams and crazy about balloons, will stroll through the town center between 2.30 p.m. and 6.30 p.m. Also this Saturday, between 3 p.m. heart of the capital of Cornwall.
Saturday, December 24 from 10 a.m. downtown. Free.
– Christmas in Trévarez
Until January 8, the domain of Trévarez, in Saint-Goazec, takes you on an incredibly whimsical world tour as part of its “Christmas in Trévarez” event! At the stables of the estate, an exhibition awaits young and old in the footsteps of the most famous inventors in the world. The highlight of the show will remain the monumental projection of storytelling images on the south facade of the castle, the hallmark of the estate at the end of the year.
Until January 8, reservation required on firstname.lastname@example.org. The domain is open from Sunday to Thursday, from 2 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., and from 3 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. on Friday, Saturday and every day of school holidays (December 25 and January 1 included). Attention this Saturday, December 24, closing at 7 p.m. +7 years old: 1/8€.
– The cathedral and town hall of Saint-Pol-de-Léon dressed in lights
The magic of Christmas takes place this weekend in Saint-Pol-de-Léon and continues until January 1, 2023. At nightfall, the facades of the cathedral and the town hall are dressed in lights and offer a dreamlike spectacle to visitors. Lasting approximately 12 minutes, it is screened every 30 minutes.
Saturday 24 and Sunday 25 December from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Free.
– A magical “Winter Night” in Landerneau
“Nuit d’hiver”, where lights, colors and sounds respond to each other, is visible until January 1, 2023. From the Saint-Houardon church to the Pont de Rohan via the Saint-Thomas church, a poetic itinerary takes shape and bright to discover the treasures of the old town.
Saturday 24 and Sunday 25 December, from 5:30 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. Free. Information on www.landerneau.bzh.
– Piracy at the Château de Kerjean
Pirates and corsairs have taken over the Château de Kerjean. From the buccaneers’ tavern, to the hiding place of the treasure, discover the decorations worthy of an adventure novel installed in the rooms of the castle. Visits-workshops, activities and entertainment are organized throughout the school holidays.
Saturday December 24 from 3 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. at the Château de Kerjean. Information and reservations on www.cdp29.fr. +7 years: 1/4/8 €.
– Rédéné Christmas Market
3 Morbihan (56)
– Last day of Guidel’s theatrical Advent calendar
Since December 1st, the actors of the Guild of Guided Improvisation Nomade bring their characters to life every day, after dark. The sketches, straight out of the doors of the calendar to give news of Santa Claus come to an end this Saturday with a final performance.
Saturday, December 24 at 6 p.m. on the church square. Free.
– Fun fair and Christmas village in Lorient
Every day, from 6 p.m. to midnight, new illuminations adorn the Lorient sky with sparkling white. Santa’s elves have planted a festive decor on Place Saint-Louis, while Place Alsace-Lorraine is home to the Christmas Village and an ice rink (€1.50/2.50). A carnival is set up in the Jules-Ferry park and on the town hall square, and extends the party until midnight this Saturday.
Saturday 24 and Sunday 25 December from 11 a.m. Free entrance to the Christmas Village and the funfair.
– Comic book exhibition at Lorient station
On the occasion of the 50th edition of the Angoulême International Comics Festival (Charente), exhibitions are planned in 50 stations in France, including one in Lorient. Installed since this Thursday, the exhibition “50 years, 50 looks” invites 50 designers from various backgrounds to deliver their view of the festival.
From Thursday, December 22. Free.
– Visit, pancakes and short film at Saint-Samson in Neuliac
The 17th century chapel opens its doors this Saturday to celebrate Christmas. On the program: visit to the chapel, mulled wine, coffee and pancakes and screening of a short film called “La crèche”.
Saturday, December 24 at 3 p.m., at the Saint-Samson chapel. Free.
– Rochefort-en-Terre comes alive for Christmas
Sacred Favorite Village of the French in Stéphane Bern’s show, Rochefort-en-Terre sparkles with a thousand lights at Christmas! Veils of light, garlands, stalactites and scintillating draperies hem the old facades. This Saturday, a night show will allow you to discover both an episode in the history of the city of character and of Brittany.
Saturday, December 24 at 5:30 p.m. on the forecourt of the Notre-Dame-de-la-Tronchaye church. Free.
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