People walking in the China Light festival

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Location & Route

China Light Calais lies in the heart of the city of Calais. Visit us in the centrally located Saint-Pierre park at 20 avenue du Président Wilson, next to the Central Station and opposite the city hall. The park is easy to reach.

 

Are you coming by car? Then take exit 43 via the A16. Several parking opportunities can be found near Saint-Pierre park. Parking options include the (paid) car park of the Centre Commercial Calais Coeur de Vie, at 3 Rue Neuve, 62100 Calais. The car park is no more than a ten-minute walk from the park. On your way you will see various signs and signposts that lead you to China Light Calais.

 

Are you coming by train? Get out at Gare de Ville Calais. From the train station it is no more than a five-minute walk to Saint-Pierre park. On your way you will see various signs and signposts that lead you to China Light Calais.

Times

China Light Calais is open from Saturday 20 October to Sunday 6 January 2019 from 6 pm to 9.30 pm. The park is closed on Mondays and Tuesdays, except for public holidays, when the park is also open for visits on Mondays and Tuesdays. The park is closed on the 24th of December and on New Years Eve.

Food & Drink

You can eat in the park before, during or after a visit to China Light Calais. You can find several places to eat spread around Saint-Pierre park. Opening hours of these catering establishments depend on the number of visitors.

Performances

This year, China Light Calais also provides special performances in the park. Be surprised by Chinese culture, flexibility, clothing and acrobatics. All performances can be admired free of charge. You will find the performances in the middle of the park, near the dining area. See below at which moments the performances start.

Programme

October 25 2018 – November 4 2018

Day: Monday and Tuesday
Start: 19.00 and 20.00 o’clock
Day: Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Start: 18.30, 19.30 and 20.30 o’clock

 

November 7 2018 – December 21 2018
Day: Wednesday and Thursday
Start: 19.00 and 20.00 o’clock

Kids corner

Every Saturday the kids corner opens at 19.00 o’clock.

December 22 2018 – January 6 2019
Day: Monday and Tuesday
Start: 19.00 and 20.00 o’clock
Day: Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Start: 18.30, 19.30 and 20.30 o’clock

Tickets

Tickets are for sale at the entrance of China Light Calais.
Don’t feel like queueing?
Then buy online tickets – with a discount- here.
You can pay by card and cash at the entrance.
We do not accept checks.

 

Special December offer:

Now in our webshop!
Buy 3 tickets and get the 4th ticket for free.

 

Special offer until January 6th:

Inhabitants of Calais and students have 25% discount on offline tickets. Only available with city pass or student card.

 

 

Types of tickets
Online prices*
Offline prices*
Types of tickets
Adults (>18)
Online prices*
€11,-
Offline prices*
€12,-
Types of tickets
Children (6 - 17)
Online prices*
€9,-
Offline prices*
€10,-
Types of tickets
Children (<6)
Online prices*
Free
Offline prices*
Free
Types of tickets
Group (20 people or more, price p.p.)
Online prices*
€10,-
Offline prices*
€11,-
Types of tickets
Family (2 adults & 2 children)
Online prices*
€38,-
Offline prices*
€40,-
Types of tickets
Visitors with a disability
Online prices*
n/a
Offline prices*
€7,-

* Prices include VAT and administration costs

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