The beginnings of rice

Arles - Arles et sa commune - Provençal Tradition - In September - Dates and program to be confirmed - Free

Each late summer back in our city an animation a reality-related economic important: the feasts of rice. While the harvest is in full swing, Arles lives to the rhythm of it and celebrates this cereal cultivated in the world. Districts, villages, associations and families bustled and prepare with enthusiasm a corso rich in colours, but also faithful to the traditions of this country of Arles to which all are strongly attached.

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Information provided by OT Arles

  • Organiser

    Association for the revival of the beginnings of rice
  • Phone

    • 04 90 93 19 55
  • Fax

    04 90 93 19 55

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