Photos: French Market

French Market

New Orleans, Louisiana, USA

St. Nicholas Day Fair

The fair is held the first Saturday in December in the French Market's Dutch Alley. Free children's activities, live music and photos with Saint Nicholas fill the afternoon. Children may make Christmas ornaments, scarves and holiday hats to take home. Other activities include face painting, balloon artists, puppets, stiltwalkers, a snow machine and book signings with children's book authors.