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Christmas in Scaër-Ponia: Welcome to the North Pole of the Rias

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What do you think of a trip to the far north of the destination Quimperlé les rias? We're talking about the town of Scaër, of course, which turns into the land of Father Christmas in December...

Greencap: Discovering the Christmas tree nursery

Head to the Christmas tree nursery in the morning to choose your favourite companion for the festive season.

In the middle of 600 hectares of pine groves, you will find the largest producer of Breton pine trees in Scaër!

Harvested at the age of 7, nearly 350,000 trees are sold every year for the Christmas season. These trees are supplied to garden centres, DIY stores, farm shops and wholesalers in France, England, Germany, Morocco and Malaysia.

If you would like to buy your own Breton Christmas tree, Greencap will be opening its doors to the public from 4 December, subject to stock availability!

Pépinière de sapins de Noël à Scaër.

Meet Santa Claus in Scaër

Visit the Christmas market in Scaër on 9 December, organised by the Maison des Jeunes et de la Culture La Marelle.

The atmosphere is lively and welcoming, just like the destination of Quimperlé les rias and its inhabitants. Around forty local artisans and producers will be on site, giving you the opportunity to discover Breton know-how. And why not do some last-minute shopping to surprise your loved ones!

Father Christmas will also be making an appearance at this Christmas market, which is a favourite with exhibitors and visitors alike... A magical moment for all ages!

Theatre, elf factory, pony rides, games and musical entertainment are also on the programme to take you on a journey to Santa's land...

A snack bar will be available throughout the day.

Visit the MJC Christmas market

Marché de Noël de la MJC La Marelle à Scaër.

Visit the Breton santonnier

An essential part of our Christmas cots, Mr Parisot's santons bring the spirit of Christmas to life, with a touch of Breton tradition...

Gilles Parisot is passionate about Breton culture and has been making Breton santons in his small workshop for 25 years. He makes over 200 different santons, including the holy family, fishermen, country people, musicians, famous, historical or imaginary characters!

You are cordially invited to visit his workshop and admire his talent for making these small clay figurines up close. Contact him on 02 98 57 68 82.

Découvrez les santons bretons de Gilles Parisot aux couleurs des traditions bretonnes.

A detour to Guiscriff: the magic train show in fairytale land

During the Christmas holidays, be sure to say hello to the neighbours of Scaërois!

Fantastic fairytale characters and their faithful companions arrive on board the magical Christmas train in Guiscriff! They come straight from fairyland and have not arrived empty-handed... In their suitcase, they bring you a surprise from the North Pole! The perfect opportunity to experience a magical moment with your family.

And because a surprise never comes alone, you'll receive a free hot drink when you present your train ticket. The perfect way to get into the Christmas spirit by the fireside.

The show runs at Guiscriff station from 22 December 2023 to 7 January 2024.

Visit the show

Le Spectacle du Train Magique au Pays des Contes de Fées en Gare de Guiscriff
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