There are many Christmas markets in and around northern France, which are well worth a visit, below are to name but a few.
Calais market, held in the 2nd week December, usually around the 12th December 2014.
Boulogne market 15th December 2014
Cite of Europe, is just a few miles from Calais, a Christmas extravaganza , everything under one roof.
Address Christmas market, usually held on a Sunday around the 14th December 2014, where you can enjoy a mulled wine and hot donuts.
Lille Christmas market, is held from the end of November until the end of December in the Place Rihour, over 65 christmas stalls, exhibitions, and theatrical performances.