Laval Christmas celebrations

The town of Laval (53 Mayenne, Pays de la Loire) celebrates the festive season with a Christmas market in Square de Boston, so named to celebrate Laval‘s twinning with Boston in Lincolnshire UK, and Boston was the guest of honour in 2013!
Held over 4 days (12 – 15 December 2019) from morning to night the market will be the focus for Christmas stalls, music and “animations”

Laval is also well-known for the extravagance of its Christmas lights Illuminations : Lumières de Laval which adds a festive atmosphere to the town centre 30 November 2019 – 6 January 2020

For more info on Laval Christmas celebrations see

At any time of the year you could visit Laval’s Cité du Lait Lactopôle, the world’s largest dairy musuem!


Manoir de Rouessé

Stay just 3 miles outside the town at the self-catering Manoir de Rouessé – Les Appartements – self-catering accommodation set in the former stables of a 15th-century chateau.

Rail Europe logo and linkBy Train TGVTGV to Laval with Rail Europe

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