From December 6 to 31, welcome to the magic world of « Tournai in the winter »
The end-of-year festivities promise beautiful moments of emotion, laughter and magic. From December 6 to 31, experience a magical winter in the City of 5 Bell Towers…
Many activities will take place on the Grand-Place (Main Square) and will delight both young and old children: 38m long toboggan runs, curling rink, "gourmet" or "gift ideas" Christmas chalets (open every day at midday), or even a central bar "Le Repère d'Hiver" with its raised and illuminated terrace to attend the national charity project for children « Viva For Life » (challenges, radio hosts, concerts, artists...).
Santa Claus' House will be open from 11 to 24 December with many activities that will delight children: balloon carving, antique games, photo session with Santa Claus... and afternoons dedicated to the magic of Disney, with the Frozen character « Elsa » and Mickey and Plutôt wearing their beautiful Christmas costumes !
The Cloth Hall, a historic monument in the middle of the Grand-Place de Tournai, will once again host its 36th Christmas Market (from 6 to 8 december - 11 am to 8 pm) and its 7th Christmas Hall (from 13 to 23 december - 11 am to 8 pm). The opportunity to discover good local products and find gifts to put under the Christmas tree!
Take a seat on Santa's train to discover the illuminations of the streets. On the menu : Christmas musical atmosphere with little surprises... Embark on the joyful adventure !
Once again, the internationally know belgian director Luc Petit will immerse you in his magical universe in our majestic Notre-Dame Cathedral with his Christmas show "Le Voyage des Mages" (« The Magi’s journey »). Get on your camel, hang on to your children and be ready to meet the unexpected! Dance, circus, magic, enchanting music and glitter are excepted, from 26 to 30 December in the Notre-Dame Cathedral of Tournai.
Don't miss our beautiful New Year Eve's fireworks on December 31 !