The Festive Season in the Orne

Famous for its tree and hedge criss-crossed landscapes, the area around Domfront is illuminated for the Christmas season. A wonderful experience along with Alençon's Christmas market and many more in the Orne region.

Festive events

> Tour of illuminated towns and villages

In December, tens of villages around Domfront and Flers are lit up and become a real treat for the eyes. Come and enjoy this wonderful family experience.

Dates: 2nd December 2017 to 7 January 2018

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> Alençon Christmas Market

Some fifty stalls are expected on the Christmas Market in Alençon, famous for its UNESCO listed lace.

Dates: from 8th to 10th and from 15th to 17th December 2017

> Christmas Market at the Haras du Pin

A fantastic Christmas Market held at the oldest and most prestigious national stud in France.

Dates: 22nd and 23rd December

> Fireworks in Domfront

A colourful firework display will provide a magical and beautiful finale to the year. The fireworks will be set off from the Castle, and after the show everyone will be glass of mulled wine.

Dates: 31st December at 7pm

Not to be missed