Party of shepherds and the Traditions in Istres

Istres - Divers lieux - Christmas in Provence, Provençal Christmas - 8-November 25 - Free

The feast of the shepherds in Istres, is a tribute to the Provencal tradition, transhumance and the Earth of the crau. Over the years, become a must-see event, shepherds Festival attracts every year thousands of people, lovers of the Provençal tradition and its costumes.A way to revive the tradition of a recent past and to offer to the public of the images of the past and the richness of the Provencal culture.Thursday, November 9 at 9: output in Crau with the House of hunting and Nature. Sunday, November 12: great pastoral day to equestrian center the Deven Wednesday 15 November: vigil at the Magic Mirrors Friday, November 17: Wednesday 20 November shepherds Lotto: visit of the Massuguiere.Mandatory registration at the library at 04 42 11 24 67 within the limit of available places Saturday, November 25: fair craft meal of shepherds in the Halle versatile Sunday, November 26: Provençal mass at 10: 00 in the field of Sulauze craft fair at the Downtown parade of transhumance from 2: 15 p.m. closing show at the Multipurpose Hall at 4:15 without forgetting the great hunt caches and an exhibition at the library of Istres.Information from the Tourist Office

No admission charge

  • Free

Information provided by OT Istres

  • Organiser

    Comité des Fêtes des Bergers et Traditions

    5 rue Des pignes
    13800 Istres

  • Lieux

    Istres
    Divers lieux

  • Phone

    • 04 42 81 76 00

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La Bartavelle

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Les Narcisses
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Les Narcisses

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Ground floor of the villa of the owners with a separate kitchen (mini-oven), a room with 1 bed for 2 people and a sofa bed/1 pers. shower room (shower, WC). TV socket. TV on request (free of charge). Possibility extra bed on request (free). Private courtyard with garden furniture and barbecue.…

Villa
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Hotel Ibis
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Hotel Ibis

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Near the Camargue and the Alpilles, the ibis Istres Trigance hotel is ideally located for business and tourism. The hotel, opened in 2011, has 54 rooms, offers free and secure parking free Wi-Fi access, a swimming pool, two meeting rooms and an Italian restaurant Pasta Pizza with outdoor terrace…

Bed and breakfast in Trigance
B&B

Bed and breakfast in Trigance

Istres

Located in the heart of Provence, this beautiful suite of 65 m² with shower, will seduce you with its charm and its ideal location to visit Provence. 30 mn from Marseille, about 40 minutes from the Camargue, Aix-en-Provence, Avignon, 25 mn of the Blue Coast, Arles and the Alpilles, you will…

Ibis Budget
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At the doors of the Camargue the ibis budget Istres-Trigance (former Etap Hotel) is located between the Alpilles and the Etang de Berre, and close to downtown. The beaches are only 7 km. All our rooms, accommodating from 1 to 4 persons, are air-conditioned and equipped with free Wi - Fi. Free and…

M. Philippe Picard
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Things to do

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Royal Kids

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Fashion agency

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Fashion Agency est un concept store alliant mode et beauté. Salon de coiffure mixte, boutique de prêt-à-porter féminin, conseils relooking… Sandy met son savoir-faire et son expertise à votre disposition. elle vous propose de découvrir son univers mode et beauté. Côté boutique : Sandy…

Escape Mind
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Escape Mind

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On trouve dans cette boutique, ludique et colorée, un mélange de tout ce que les filles aiment. Des bijoux, des accessoires, du prêt-à-porter et même des illustrations. Des créateurs locaux comme Zoé la fée ou Rhum Raisin mais aussi des parisiens ou strasbourgeois.

Where to eat

Le Serac
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A page turns and Sébastien Richard leaves his piano he has held since 1998 Antoine Letan-Martin already head chef from may 2014 at the Table of Sebastian.Both worked for the Bib Gourmand Award awarded by the Michelin Guide.Antoine will continue to surprise you with gourmet cuisine based on local…

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