Market in Lille

Braderie de Lille

On the first weekend in September, Lille's entire city centre – 200km of footpaths – is transformed into what's billed as the world's largest flea market. It runs nonstop – yes, all night long – from 2pm on Saturday…
Christmas Market in Lille

Marché de Noël

The neoclassical and Flemish buildings of place Rihour provide a magical backdrop for one of France's most enchanting Christmas markets. In the lead-up to Christmas, some 90 wooden stalls sell decorations, spiced bi…
Music in Cassel

Cassel Cornemuses

Cassel's bagpipe festival takes place over three days in early June, with performances around town.