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From the 30th November to the 1st January, 60 chalets will be open for business in Place Massena, with local arts and crafts (not forgetting food and drink) for sale!

This year there is an ice rink open just next to the recently inaugurated PROMENADE DU PAILLON, as well as a Ferris wheel and several attractions for children. 6 collection posts for letters to Santa will be installed across the city centre; at Parc Phoenix, Parvis de la Gare du Sud, Place St Roch, Promenade des Anglais face au Ruhl, Place Fontaine du Temple, Av. Notre Dame.

On the 29th November at 18.30, the markets will be opened to the public, who will also get to see the big switch on of the Christmas lights. This year there is a baroque theme, with lights being displayed in red, violet and pink colours. There is also a Santa’s grotto, where children can have their photo taken with Father Christmas! This will be open on the 7th, 8th, 14th, 15th December and from the 21st to the 25th December between 2pm and 7pm. The ice rink is 5€ for entry with boots included however ID and gloves are obligatory. There are also ice shows every day at 11am, 1pm, 3pm and 5pm, by “Baie des Anges Patinage” and “Nice Hockey Cote D’Azur”. The markets will be open daily from 11am – 8pm. Wrap up warm!