Carnaval

Saint Rémy de Provence - Centre ville - Carnival - In March - Dates and program to be confirmed - Free

Once more, next year, Chauche old out of her hole, accompanied by his monster of Caramentran, to scroll through the streets of the city and announce the arrival of spring. But as she likes to be pray Chauche old, it takes a little courting her so she deigns to show. That is why as of Friday evening, all wearing white, invests the streets to awaken the famous Witch and his monster and encourage them to get out of their hole. A great charivari wanders the streets to invite the population to celebrate Carnival.Proud of so much enthusiasm, Chauche old with its guard of Pellevielles, released his chariot pulled by the riflemen of the Betsy, on Saturday afternoon, after to be well prepared, glam and also because a whole year to observe us from her hole, she will be things we say the witch! The Caramentran will be burned in public and once got rid of this monster, the villagers may dance of joy to the great dance accompanied by soup.Just so many to participate in the parade of the old Chauche, disguised, family, with your children, but also in groups of friends, it's really a highlight to share all together.After will be well prepared, dolled up and also because a whole year to nousobserver from her hole, she will take the things we tell the witch! The Caramentran will be burned in public and once got rid of this monster, the villagers may dance of joy to the great dance accompanied by soup.Just so many to participate in the parade of the old Chauche, disguised, family, with your children, but also in groups of friends, it's really a highlight to share all together.

No admission charge

  • Free
  • For kids

Information provided by OTI Saint Rémy de Provence

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