If you happen to be in Marseille from 18th November to 31st December 2017, do not miss out on visiting the annual Foire aux Santons market.
Every year, the santons display opens near the Old Port in Marseille. If you are a connoisseur of provencal culture, be sure to pass by the Christmas market presenting the crèche hand-made figurines. The Foire aux Santons fair tradition dates back to 1803. 215th edition this year will include the works of 26 different artisans, as well as santons workshops, folk groups performances and other events.
Foire aux santons
Place du Général de Gaulle, Marseille
Every day, 10:00-19:00
Closed on December 25th and on December 31st from 13:00