France Christmas Market Opening Dates 2022 | Confirmed Dates So Far

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When do Christmas markets open in France this year?

If you’re trying to research the answer to this question, you may have run into some trouble… that’s because the opening dates for Christmas markets in France vary by town, city & region.

That’s why we created this page for you, so you can peep the opening dates for France’s Christmas Markets quickly and at a glance.

We hope you find it helpful!

This list is by no means exhaustive, and includes mainly bigger Christmas markets that we could find official websites and dates for. Let us know in the comments if you have any more we should add.

NOTE: Most Christmas markets don’t announce their confirmed dates until a few months before, so please excuse the sparse list for the time being! We’ll be sure to update this list with more dates as soon as they are released. Let us know in the comments if you know of any we should add for 2022!

Christmas Market Opening Dates in France 2022

For now, only a few dates for France’s 2022 Christmas markets have been officially announced.

Here is a table summarizing the opening dates of the 2022 French Christmas markets that we know of so far.

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LocationChristmas Market Name2022 DatesOfficial WebsiteHotels
AmiensAmiens Marché de Noël Nov 25 - Dec 31Official Website
AnnecyAnnecy Noël des AlpesNov 21 - Jan 1, 2023Official Website
ArrasArrras Marché de Noël Official Website
BennwihrLumières et Gourmandaises à la Cave BestheimNov 26 - 27Official Website
BergheimMarché de Noël de Bergheim Dec 2 - 4Official Website
BesançonMarché de Noël BesançonOfficial Website
BordeauxMarché de Noël de BordeauxOfficial Website
Caen Marché de Noël de CaenNov 26 - Dec 31Official Website
CastresMarché de Noël de Castres Dec 2 - 31Official Website
ColmarColmar: La Magie de Noël [Multiple Markets]Nov 24 - Dec 29Official Website
DijonDijon Marché de Noël Official Website
DouaiDouai d'HiverOfficial Website
EguisheimMarché de Noël Authentique d'EguisheimNov 25 - Dec 15Official Website
GuebwillerNoël BleuNov 26 - Dec 23Official Website
GuemarMarché de l'Avent de GuemarDec 17 - 18Official Website
HagenauSacré NoëlOfficial Website
KaysersbergMarché de Noël Authentique de KaysersbergNov 25 - 27
Dec 2 - 4
Dec 9 - 11
Dec 16 - 20
Official Website
KingersheimMarché de Noël de KingersheimNov 25 - 27Official Website
LubersacLubersac Marché de Noël Dec 2More Info
LilleVillage de Noël LilleNov 18 - Dec 30Official Website
LyonLyon Marché de Noël Nov 26 - Dec 24Official Website
MarseilleVillage de Noël MarseilleOfficial Website
MentonMenton Christmas FestivalMore Info
MetzMetz Marché de Noël Nov 18 - Dec 24Official Website
MontbéliardMontbéliard Marché de Noël Nov 26 - Dec 24Official Website
MontpellierHivernales de MontpellierNov 24 - Dec 26Official Website
MulhouseMarché de Noël de MulhouseNov 24 - Dec 27Official Website
NancyFêtes de Saint Nicholas NancyNov 18 - Jan 3Official Website
NiceNoël à NiceOfficial Website
ObernaiMarché de Noël de la Gastronomie et de l'Artisanat d'ObernaiNov 25 - Dec 31Official Website
Marché de Noël d'OrléansNov 25 - Dec 24Official Website
OstheimMarché de l'Avent d'OstheimNov 26Official Website
ParisLa Magie de Noël - Marché de Noël des TuileriesNov 19 - Jan 8, 2023Official Website
ParisLa Défense Village de NoëlNov 23 - Dec 24Official Website
PfastattMarché de Noël de PfastattOfficial Website
ReimsMarché de Noël de ReimsDec 1 - 31Official Website
RennesRennes Marché de Noël Official Website
RibeauvilléMarché de Noël Médiéval de RibeauvilléDec 3 - 4
Dec 10 - 11
Official Website
RiquewihrMarché de Noël Traditionnel de RiquevirNov 26 - Dec 21Official Website
SarlatMarché de Noël de SarlatDec 7 - 31Official Website
SélestatNoël à Sélestat [Many Activities]Nov 25 - Dec 30Official Website
StrasbourgStrasbourg: Capitale de Noël [Multiple Markets] Nov 25 – Dec 23Official Website
ThannMarché de Noël de ThannNov 25 - Dec 23Official Website
ToulouseMarché de Noël ToulouseNov 25 - Dec 25Official Website
TurckheimMarché de Noël des Lutins
Nov 25 - Dec 30Official Website

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6 thoughts on “France Christmas Market Opening Dates 2022 | Confirmed Dates So Far”

  1. Hi there,

    I’m wondering if you have any information about Christmas Market in Narbonne, Perpignan or Barcarès? I know it must be hard to set an opening dates due to the current situation.

    Thank you so much!


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