Fête de la Saint Eloi

Maillane - Centre ville - Provençal Tradition - Du 20 au 25 juillet - Free

These ancient festivals take place in the villages of the Provence Mistralian between Rhône and Durance, Alpilles. It is in honour of Saint Eloi, that runs the Carreto Ramado, topped with green chariot drawn by horses that pass through the streets of the village at a gallop. More that a folk festival, these festivals are a living tradition and a wide place to Provencal customs and the magnificent costume of Arles.Detailed programme available at the Tourist Office.

No admission charge

  • Free
  • Public car park

Information provided by OT Terre de Provence

  • Organiser

    Bureau municipal de tourisme de Maillane

    1 avenue Lamartine
    13910 Maillane

  • Lieux

    Centre ville
    13910 Maillane

  • Phone

    • 04 32 61 93 86
  • Website

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