Saint Nicholas

Must-see events

3rd, 4th and 5th December 2021
Nancy

Saint Nicholas Festival

A not-to-be-missed event in Nancy, with 2 days of free festivities around the famous Place Stanislas and all around town.

4th December 2021
Epinal

Saint Nicholas Festival

Epinal, famous town of prints. The images of Saint Nicholas that decorate gingerbread are traditionally made here.

4th December 2021
Saint-Nicolas-de-Port

Torch-light procession

Hundreds of visitors come to pay homage to Lorraine’s patron saint in the Basilica of the pilgrimage site of Saint-Nicolas-de-Port.

4th and 5th December 2021
Metz

Saint Nicholas

Every year, the town of Metz celebrates Saint Nicholas as the holiday season approaches, with Christmas markets bringing the neighbourhoods of the city to life.

4th and 5th December 2021
Bar-le-Duc

Saint Nicholas Festival

In Bar-le-Duc, the patron saint of Lorraine and of well-behaved children is given a great celebration. Be sure to visit the Upper Town with its exceptional Renaissance heritage.

Find here the detailed programme of Saint Nicholas festivities in Lorraine

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