Foire aux Santons et Marché de Noël - Edition 2021

Fontvieille - Artisanat - From Saturday 13 to Sunday 14 November, every Saturday and Sunday between 9.30 am and 6 pm. - Free

A subtle atmosphere settles... These are the feasts of Christmas of Fontvieille, presented at the Yvonne-Etienne mill Hall, squares as well as in the streets of the village. The foire aux santons presents its master gurus that have shaped for you to creations inspired by the characters and the Provençal atmosphere that prevails at this time of the year. A competition also offers you to earn good for purchases at the stands of the artisans.Time seems will be suspended to leave place to the magic of the Christmas market. The eyes of the smaller sparkle before the decorations and the most varied delicacies: macaroons, gingerbread, honey, candies, jams, candied fruits, fatty liver. The largest is proposed to find the gift they could order to Santa Claus for their loved ones: ceramics, paintings on glass, wrought iron, pottery, jewelry, objects of creations wooden float and many other surprises... A horse-drawn carriage will take you Yvonne-Etienne mill room in the centre of the village. The animations of streets you will be offered. A magical ride, where you will discover the most original craft creations to the more traditional. Let yourself be carried away by the atmosphere of the foire aux santons and its Christmas market from 10: 00 to 7 p.m. room Yvonne-Etienne mill, the halles and the streets of the village.

  • Free
  • Animaux Acceptés

Information provided by OTI Saint Rémy de Provence

  • Address

    Dans le centre du village et sur le champ de foire
    13990 Fontvieille

  • Organiser

    Bureau d'Information Touristique de Fontvieille

  • Phone

    • 04 90 54 67 49

Where to stay

L'OUSTAU BLANC
B&B

L'OUSTAU BLANC

Fontvieille

Rose's guest rooms are independent and spacious with every comfort. Built in 2012. In quiet surroundings. No smoking. Twin beds. Secure parking area. WIFI. TV. Fridge with complimentary drinks on arrival. Near the tour des Abbots, a laundry and the Fontvieille source. 5 minutes walk from the…

Villa St Joseph - N° 151069
Holiday rental

Villa St Joseph - N° 151069

Tarascon

A proximité de la chapelle St Gabriel, situation idéale à l'entrée du massif des Alpilles, proche de Tarascon, Fontvieille et Arles.

Cala Mélosa
Holiday rental

Cala Mélosa

Fontvieille

Hébergement insolite en yourte de 75 m2 dans une ferme apicole tournée vers le respect de la nature et l'écologie active. Ferme pédagogique. Accueil randonneurs, accueil vélos, visites à thèmes.

La Maison d'Amandine
B&B

La Maison d'Amandine

Fontvieille

Featuring a terrace and free Wi-Fi, Chez amandine is located in Fontvieille. The fully equipped private bathroom has a shower and a hairdryer. You are 33 km from Avignon and 38 km from Nîmes. Nîmes-Garons Airport is 35 km away.

Le Bel Oustau
B&B

Le Bel Oustau

Fontvieille

2 spacious rooms for 2 to 4 people in a 19th century building, in the village centre with independent bathrooms - garden - air conditioning - parking

Aire de stationnement camping-car "Les Moulins"
Campsite

Aire de stationnement camping-car "Les Moulins"

Fontvieille

Located near the Moulin de Daudet, 500 m from the centre of the village, close to all shopping. In the heart of the regional natural park of the Alpilles, the village of Fontvieille awaits nestled in the hollow of its white stone quarries. Its authentic character of Provençal village, its…

Château de Barbegal
B&B

Château de Barbegal

Arles

In a unique setting, facing the Alpilles discover the charm of the rooms of the castle of Barbegal

Auberge des Balastres
Hotel

Auberge des Balastres

Fontvieille

A Provençal style establishment with cosy and comfortable rooms. Warm and friendly welcome. Fine traditional cuisine. Classed 3 "fireplaces" in the Charter of the Logis de France.

Hôtel Le Madaleno
Hotel

Hôtel Le Madaleno

Fontvieille

Welcome to the Madaleno, a 2-star hotel located in Fontvieille, in the heart of the Alpilles, close to Les Baux-de-Provence. Our hotel-restaurant welcomes you in a natural setting, in the middle of vineyards and olive groves. Come and recharge your batteries in a preserved countryside, in a…

Things to do

Centre équestre des Enganes
Outdoor leisure

Centre équestre des Enganes

Fontvieille

In an enchanting setting, with direct access to the Alpilles mountains, the Enganes team will welcome you in a friendly and family atmosphere! We offer horse riding, lessons and training courses.

Earl Les Deux Rives - Manade Chauvet
Family recreation

Earl Les Deux Rives - Manade Chauvet

Fontvieille

Manade Chauvet - Mas Candenet - Les Deux Rives Breeding of Camargue bulls. Located in the heart of the Vallée des Baux, Les Deux Rives is a certified organic farm, which offers a wide range of meat and poultry.

L'Eden Cinéma
Cultural place

L'Eden Cinéma

Fontvieille

The Eden Cinema is a municipal cinema, equipped with digital technology and is an integral part of the cultural and associative life of Fontvieille. It celebrated its 100th anniversary in 2019. Eden is located in the Grand-Rue, the historic heart of Fontvieille.

MOULIN A PEINTURE / LA CIGALE
Souvenirs shopping

MOULIN A PEINTURE / LA CIGALE

Fontvieille

Le Moulin à peinture est un magasin de souvenirs mais pas seulement. Un bric-à-brac idéal plein de charme, idéal pour trouver un cadeau. Lampes, jouets, vaisselle, bien-être, bijoux... Tout est de bon goût et coloré. Un côté souvenirs créatif et artistique avec des cigales en mosaïque…

Rucher de la Cala Melosa
Craftsman / producer

Rucher de la Cala Melosa

Fontvieille

The Cala Melosa (the honey rock) is a bee-keeping operation located near Saint Peyre d'Entremonts Chapel, which dates back to the 12th century. You can observe the apiary and the bees at work. You can follow the different stages of apiculture, from extracting the honey to putting it in jars.…

Château de Montauban
Cultural place

Château de Montauban

Fontvieille

This house, the setting for many of Alphonse Daudet's novels, was above all a place of calm and rest for the author: "Blessed house, how many times I have come here to reconnect with nature, to cure myself of Paris and its fevers...". This superb building, with its monumental 19th century…

Relais de Chasse du Castellet
Craftsman / producer

Relais de Chasse du Castellet

Fontvieille

Domaine de chasse de 50 ha situé entre La Crau et Les Alpilles. Cette chasse est composée de garrigues, bois et terres agricoles (tournesol, abricotiers, oliviers). On y trouve du gibier de passage : grives, perdreaux, lapins, faisants, bécasses, palombes. Des battues aux sangliers sont…

CHEZ MARIE
Craftsman / producer

CHEZ MARIE

Fontvieille

Broderies, mercerie, couture/retouche, lingerie, personnalisation, dépôt pressing et blanchisserie, relais colis Pickup et Wish...

Moulin d'Alphonse Daudet
Cultural place

Moulin d'Alphonse Daudet

Fontvieille

The path with the four mills of Fontvieille: The Sourdon mill, more commonly known as "the fallen mill", because it was the first to lose its capital and its wings, is the oldest of the four. Built in 1791, it was in operation in the 18th and 19th centuries. Standing apart from the others,…

Where to eat

COTE MER
Cuisine de Provence

COTE MER

Fontvieille

Traditional restaurant with fish and bouillabaisse specialities. Possibility for take-out.

Chez Adrien
Menus de Fêtes

Chez Adrien

Fontvieille

Traditional cuisine and Pizzeria restaurant that changes with the seasons with special menus throughout the year, air-conditioned indoor room and indoor patio for fine weather.

La Gamelle
Restaurants à emporter

La Gamelle

Fontvieille

Take-away: With La Gamelle you can eat like at home. On the hot side, small dishes cooked in sauce; salads, coloured to the rhythm of the seasons and inspired by market produce; paninis, in the heart of Provence.

La Cuisine au Planet
Menus de Fêtes

La Cuisine au Planet

Fontvieille

It is said that this old 16th century village house, built with Fontvieille stone, was used as a rest house for the nuns of the Montmajour Abbey. Over the years, it was transformed into a stable, then into an antique shop, and finally into a restaurant where three generations of restaurateurs…

Hostellerie de la Tour
Cuisine de Provence

Hostellerie de la Tour

Fontvieille

Traditional restaurant, local cuisine, Provencal specialities, evening service only - 7 days a week

La Table du Meunier
Food guide restaurant

La Table du Meunier

Fontvieille

Menus: € 26 - € 34 + menu. Specialities: tian of lamb with basil, minced rabbit with thyme, crispy zander with sorrel and lavender crème brûlée. Capacity: indoors 30 to 50. Shady terrace: 50. Private car park. Henhouse dating back to 1765

Auberge des Balastres
Cuisine de Provence

Auberge des Balastres

Fontvieille

Notre établissement à caractère familial adhére à la chartre des Logis de France. A l'ombre de la terrasse ou dans la salle à manger rustique vous apprecierez la cuisine fine et sincère du chef Thierry Lesouple. Info Covid: port du masque obligatoire à l'arrivée et pendant les…

Le Relais du Castellet
Restaurants à emporter

Le Relais du Castellet

Fontvieille

Nestled in the heart of the Baux valley, the Relais du Castelet is a restaurant located in an old hunting lodge restored and updated by Jean-Baptiste Bert. At the end of the dirt road, in the middle of the olive trees, you will discover this table d'hôtes which offers a cuisine inspired by the…

Le Patio
Food guide restaurant

Le Patio

Fontvieille

Authentic sheep barn from the 18th century, mix of antique and contemporary furniture, inner courtyard with trees, secure parking nearby, gastronomic cuisine based on regional products, Maître restaurateur de France