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 www.laval-tourisme.com
At any time of the year you could visit Laval’s Cité du Lait Lactopôle, the world’s largest dairy musuem!
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.
By Train TGV to Laval with Rail Europe