Marseille's oldest santon fair, created in 1803, will bring together 23 santon makers, entertainment and delicacies on the Old Port.
A veritable showcase for the skills of santon craftsmen, this event was born shortly after the French Revolution and has managed to generate real popular fervor and defy the test of time without ever taking on a single wrinkle. Marseilles has become the santon capital, and created its first fair 220 years ago.
As such, it's the oldest santon fair in Provence, a tradition handed down from generation to generation, and one that delights young and old alike every year-end! Always colorful and...