The Christmas Market of the Champs-Élysées is one of the key events of Christmas in Paris. It is also the first annual Paris event with nearly 15 million visitors in 7 weeks!
The Champs-Elysees Christmas market hosted by Marcel Campion the owner of the great wheel of Concorde, aim to bring a little magic, color and warmth to the capital during the holiday period. November 14, 2014 to January 4, 2015, the market goes du Rond-Point des Champs-Elysées to the Place de la Concorde. Anne Hidalgo, Mayor of Paris, will open the open market Friday, November 14th.
Many chalets will be selling handicrafts or food. Several regions of France are represented, such as Alsace and pretzels, Provence and its figurines, and Corsica and sausage. Other countries are not left out like Canada, Russia and Norway… For the atmosphere, to find decorative items or gift ideas for eating and drinking, there’s something for everyone.
Like adults, children will be delighted during the Champs Elysées Christmas market. Many events are devoted for the joy of kids mainly Santa Claus who will speak to them in his sleigh, perched 20 m above the ground and pulled by his reindeer. A spectacular free attraction that wins all the votes every night. Christmas market of the champs elysées is a must visit, so do not miss the rendez-vous!