Saint Nicholas

Must-see events

8th December 2019
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.

7th December 2019
Epinal

Saint Nicholas Festival

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

7th and 8th December 2019
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.

7th and 8th December 2019
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.

7th December 2019
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.

Find here the detailed programme of Saint Nicholas festivities in Lorraine

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