Christmas Illuminations

After the success of the 2021 edition, the municipality of Cessy is renewing this not-to-be-missed event on Saturday 3 December. This year again, this event is intended to be a warm and family event, with several new features on the programme.

The animations around the Christmas illuminations will be held in the Montchanais hall and in the surrounding area, under a large tent which will host the creative workshops.

Programme of the festivities :
- Creative workshops - from 3pm to 7pm
The activity leaders of the Leisure Centre will offer various creative workshops for children from 3 years old, accompanied by their parents: letter to Father Christmas, creation of a decoration and a greeting card or making a lantern. Come and unleash your creativity and share a wonderful moment with your family!
Location: Big top next to the Montchanais hall - free admission.

- Storytelling (3 to 8 years old) - from 4 to 4.30 pm / from 5 to 5.30 pm / from 6 to 6.30 pm
Meet the volunteers of the association "Lire et Faire Lire" of Cessy at the Montchanais room, to travel through tales and (re)discover the pleasure of reading from a young age.
Location: Salle Montchanais (1st floor) - free admission.

- Photo with Santa Claus
Santa's chalet will welcome young and old children from 4.30 pm to 7 pm to immortalise this magical moment.
Location: Salle Montchanais (ground floor) - free admission.

- Lantern parade - from 7.15pm to 7.30pm
To put Cessy in the spotlight, a procession of lanterns made during the afternoon will take place in the town centre.
The procession will start from the marquee.

The procession will join the people of Cessy and the Mayor will be able to launch the illuminations throughout the town and give the go-ahead for the fireworks!

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Saturday 3 December 2022 between 3 pm and 7.30 pm.


Free access.


Minimum age: 3 years


Host language(s)

  • French