The Festive Season in the Manche

A ride on Santa's train along the Coast of the Isles, numerous Christmas markets and a foie gras cooking class… The Manche region has a wide range of festive activities for all.

Festive events

> Santa's train along the Côte des Isles, Barneville-Carteret

Why not come and meet Father Christmas onboard Santa's train for a 10 km ride between Barneville-Carteret and Port-Bail (return)? Many activities on offer: make-up sessions, gifts and other surprises...

Date: 16th and 17th December 2017

> A foie gras cooking class at La Ferme des Mares in Saint-Germain-sur-Ay

The chosen theme for December is foie gras: an ideal opportunity to learn how to make your own, and taste it at home afterwards if you wish.

Dates: TBC

> Noël en Fête - Cherbourg

Different shapes of eco-friendly LED lights will illuminate the streets of Cherbourg, where families can enjoy a Christmas market and an ice-skating rink.

Dates: from 2nd December 2017 to 1st January 2018

> Live crib in Port-Bail (Manche)

Dates: 9th, 10th, 16th and 17th December at 14:30, 16:30 and 18:30.

Not to be missed