Fairytale Nouméa

Nouméa -

A city of seasonal delights


December brings a fairyland vision of colourful, twinkling lights and a host of festive shows and attractions to welcome Christmas and end the year in style!
Live music, theatre, street shows, mime, circus acts, Chinese pole acrobatics... a host of shows and attractions to enchant one and all, every evening at the Bandstand on Place des Cocotiers.


Info and reservation:

  • +687 27 31 15

The City of Nouméa will be presenting at least one show every evening from 6 p.m. onwards. The lineup features local acts Cie Crunc, Cie Les Kidams, le Chapito de NC, Cie Nez à Nez, Cie L’Archipel, Cie Moebius danse, Troc en jambes, Mik Mak, Christine Mathieu, Nivane et les violons dansants, French acts Ultrabutane and Cie 100 Issues, and international acts Cie Santa Machete and Sivouplait.
Check out Nouméa Ma Ville FB page for further info and daily program details.

Friday 1st December at 7 p.m.
Time to light up the magical 13 m high Christmas tree on Place des Cocotiers and set up Santa's Post Box at the foot of the tree, all ready for kids to post hundreds of heartfelt wish-lists.

Saturday 2nd December
The big Christmas lights switch on with over 250 shimmering fairy light displays dusting Nouméa with festive glitter.

Saturday 23 December at 6.30 p.m.
Hurrah, it’s time to send-off the Christmas wish-lists to Santa Claus.
A band of cheeky elves are on hand to collect all the wish-lists and fly them to Santa on time... after all, he’s only got one day left to get his act together!

Coming soon

December , à Houaïlou

In Houaïlou, the lychee reigns supreme

, à Nouméa

A celebration of no-holds-barred ingenuity!

, à Pouébo

Mwata, a culinary speciality with banana and coconut, cooked in the Kanak oven.