Fête de Saint-Ni­co­las, Nancy

Living France - - Découvrez -

Pa­rades, pro­ces­sions and fire­works are the hall­mark of which is cel­e­brated in fine style in the towns and vil­lages of Al­sace and Lor­raine. In Nancy, cap­i­tal of Lor­raine, three days of cel­e­bra­tions be­gin on 4 De­cem­ber cul­mi­nat­ing with a feast day on 6 De­cem­ber, which is held to com­mem­o­rate the death of the pa­tron saint of lawyers, sea­men and school chil­dren. The city sparkles with light as car­ni­val floats head to Place Stanis­las where the Christ­mas mar­ket is in full swing. With the scent of gin­ger­bread and mulled wine on the night air, the fes­tiv­i­ties also in­clude street the­atre and live mu­sic. www.nancy-tourisme.fr

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from UK

© PressReader. All rights reserved.