Cities, towns and villages around the region are attracting visitors throughout the year thanks to their music festivals, flea markets, local fairs and festive offerings.

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Festival Jazz’titudes

Laon

May

Circuit Historique de Laon et de l’Aisne

Laon
Vintage car rally

Foire aux Puces

Crevecoeur-Le-Grand
In 2012 there were 1,972 stalls at this massive brocante

June

La Fête de l’Âne et des Traditions

Aux Marais
A festival celebrating donkeys and local history

L’Amiénoise

Amiens
The biggest all-female race in the North of France

Marché sur l’Eau Traditionnel des Hortillonnages

Amiens
Watch the floating market gardeners make their way up The Somme in traditional costume

La Fête des Roses

Gerberoy

August

Les Ducales de Guise

Guise
Medieval festival

Les Montgolfiades

Amiens

September

Fête au Bord de l’Eau

Amiens
Medieval festival

Les Automnales, Festival des Arts de la Rue

Coucy-le-Chateau-Auffrique

Festival de Laon

Laon

October

La Réderie d’Amiens

The second largest flea market after La Braderie de Lille

November

Amiens Christmas Market

December

La Parade de Noël

Soissons

Village de Noël

Saint-Quentin

Noël à Soissons: La Patinoire

Place de l’Hôtel de Ville, Soissons

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