The Festive Season in Seine-Maritime

Rouen is transformed in December with its Christmas Market and street entertainment. This is also the case for Le Havre with a giant street parade, and 1st January swimmers must not be forgotten in Dieppe, Etretat and Fécamp. And many more events well worth attending...

Festive events

> Christmas Market in Le Havre (Seine-Maritime)

Some 30 wooden chalets will take over Place Perret for Le Havre’s famous Christmas Market whilst Father Christmas’s village and workshop can be found Place de l’Hôtel de Ville.

Plus Ferris wheel and carriage rides from Place Perret.

Dates: 1st - 24th December 2015

> 1st January swim in Etretat! (Seine-Maritime)

In Dieppe, Etretat and Fécamp (website in French), to keep up with traditions, one must start the New Year with an invigorating swim! Each year, bold swimmers venture out into the sea at 5°C ! Dare to join them or wrap up in your warm winter attire?


> Christmas Market and entertainment in Rouen «Givrée»! (Seine-Maritime)

Discover Rouen in its suit of white and red lights, with over seventy chalets set on the Cathedral square for a traditional Christmas Market with festive events, Santa Claus and street entertainment.

Dates: Christmas market: 26th November to 27th December 2015 / other dates to be confirmed

Not to be missed