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

Nearby

  1. Museum Frédéric Mistral

    Museum

    Read more
  2. La Fromagerie des Alpilles

    Produits laitiers - Fromage

    Read more
  3. Restaurant gastronomique de Roussan

    Cuisine de Provence

    Read more
  4. Bougies de Provence

    Craftsman

    Read more

Where to stay

Le Saint Pons
Holiday rental

Le Saint Pons

Graveson

The Gîte 'Saint-Pons' is situated half-way between Avignon and Arles, in the country, very well fit-out, adjoining the owners' provencal house, with private courtyard of 200 sq.m. You can relax on the terrace in the shade of the hackberry and access to a the shared enclosed swiming-pool (11m x…

Le Mas Ferrand
B&B

Le Mas Ferrand

Graveson

Nineteenth century provencal farmhouse, 2 suites with 2 bedrooms and 2 fully equipped 60m2 lofts (private shady park, secure parking). Open all year round.

Petit Manzon
Holiday rental

Petit Manzon

Châteaurenard

South of Avignon and at a few minutes of St Remy de Provence, detached house on a farming concern in the countryside. Ground floor : living room/kitchen with wood stove (15 €/50 liters). 1 bedroom (2 single beds). 1 bedroom (1 double bed). 1 bedroom (1 double bed). shower-room. Toilet. Electric…

Mas Albert
Holiday rental

Mas Albert

Graveson

Between St Rémy and Avignon, small Provençal country cottage on the same level, independent in the countryside, on a semi closed ground. In front of apple trees run in organic, terrace (65 m ²) with garden furniture and sunshades, in front of the above-ground privative swimming pool (15/06 -…

L'Estello
Holiday rental

L'Estello

Saint Rémy de Provence

Partie de maison indépendante à 1,2km du centre ville de Saint Rémy de Provence.Cette location de vacances (70m2 pour 4 pers), proche de tous commerces se situe dans un environnement verdoyant. Elle est composée d' un séjour, d'une cuisine double en rez de chaussée et de 2 chambres à l'…

Mas Du Breuil
Holiday rental

Mas Du Breuil

Graveson

Majestic property between Avignon and the Alpilles with a gorgeous gite in part of the main farmhouse (plus gite 110511). Exposed stones on façade and entire ground floor: big living room/eating area (free wood for fireplace), TV/DVD, lounge. Kitchen, scullery. Handicap-accessible bedroom (2…

Le Moulin d'Aure
Hotel

Le Moulin d'Aure

Graveson

Pass the gate to discover a beautiful olive grove, the Bastide and farmhouse with 19 rooms. Its superb shaded poolside terrace is impressive and you will be charmed by its resolutely Mediterranean cuisine.

Le Mas Des Oliviers 2
Holiday rental

Le Mas Des Oliviers 2

Graveson

Très bel hébergement indépendant, équipement de qualité dans villa récente. Situation calme en campagne. Vue reposante sur jardin et piscine. Terrasse privative non close de 35 m2, tonnelle, salon de jardin. Terrain privatif clos de 2000 m2 planté d'oliviers.

Le Mas Des Oliviers 1
Holiday rental

Le Mas Des Oliviers 1

Graveson

Very pretty detached gite, quality appointments in a recently built villa. Peaceful, country setting. Restful view of the garden and private pool. Ground floor: kitchen/living room/lounge, big flat screen TV/DVD player, video recorder, radio. WC. 1 bedroom (with 2 twinned 90x200 beds), private…

Things to do

Musée des arômes et du parfum
Producer

Musée des arômes et du parfum

Graveson

Between Alpilles and Montagnette, near Les Baux-de-Provence and Saint Rémy, the Graveson-en-Provence Espace Ecobio welcomes you to the land of scents in this attractive natural organic area. Discover the magical world of essential oils, with one of the most beautiful collections of distilling…

Cave Magali
Wines

Cave Magali

Graveson

Table wines, Côtes du Ventoux, Côtes du Rhône and champagne. Retail sales and tastings. No visits. Open every day except Sundays.

Jean Luc Faure- Apiculteur récoltant professionelle
Producer

Jean Luc Faure- Apiculteur récoltant professionelle

Graveson

Jean-Luc et Christel FAURE sont des apiculteurs sur la commune de GRAVESON. Ils sont passionnés par leur métier et sont professionnels depuis 2012. Afin de vous proposer une déclinaison de plusieurs parfums, ils transhument leurs ruches en fonction des saisons et des floraisons. Selon les…

Domaine de Lagoy
Wines

Domaine de Lagoy

Saint Rémy de Provence

Le Domaine de Lagoy est une propriété agricole située au nord de Saint Rémy de Provence et intégrée dans le Parc Régional des Alpilles. Il a pour point central le château de Lagoy, classé monument historique, dont la construction remonte à 1714. Le domaine de Lagoy produit des vins «…

Provence Quad Location
Bicycle hire

Provence Quad Location

Graveson

Adult and child mountain bike rental. Organisation of quad biking tours and tastings accompanied by a state-certified guide. Discover the Baux de Provence Valley and the Alpilles. Accessible to all with a driver’s license and a minimum of 6 years for passengers. 1-3 hour or half day tours for…

Museum Frédéric Mistral
Museum

Museum Frédéric Mistral

Maillane

The poet Frédéric Mistral (1830-1914) lived in Maillane, where he composed all his work; in 1904 he was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature. He was also the founder of the Félibrige association. The house where he lived from 1876 until his death on 25 March 1914 has retained the authentic…

Bougies de Provence
Craftsman

Bougies de Provence

Châteaurenard

Fabrication de bougies, photophores, lampes personnalisables. Utilisation de matières premières françaises (mèches, paraffine, parfums de Grâce. Visite de l'atelier sur rendez-vous. Vente à l'atelier et sur le site internet.

Musée de Région Auguste Chabaud
Museum

Musée de Région Auguste Chabaud

Graveson

The Auguste Chabaud Regional Museum presents a permanent collection of works by this Provençal artist from the first half of the 20th century. He was a companion of Matisse and the Fauvists whose subjects included the landscapes of the Alpilles and La Montagnette, everyday life in the villages…

La Fromagerie des Alpilles
Produits laitiers - Fromage

La Fromagerie des Alpilles

Saint Rémy de Provence

In the land of 'Mr Seguin's Goat', the Mas Laferrière is the production site of 'La Fromagerie des Alpilles'. The Mas is surrounded by prairies, in the midst of which the white goats can be seen. This family business, founded in 1981, has made its mark thanks to the quality and originality of…

Where to eat

L'Oustalet Maianen
Food guide restaurant

L'Oustalet Maianen

Maillane

Located in the centre of Maillane, where author Frédéric Mistral - a fervent defender of Provencal traditions - was born, this is what you could call a "great little place". The owner is warm and welcoming and so is his food. Mistral would have been proud of this tribute to fresh and local fare…

Le Mas des Amandiers
Cuisine de Provence

Le Mas des Amandiers

Graveson

At the foot of Montagnette, the Mas des Amandiers restaurant has had a completely fresh start, inspired by Elina Garbes and her team. Now open lunchtimes and evenings throughout the year, the restaurant has clearly opted for local clientele by offering four carefully-worked menus to delight food…

Restaurant gastronomique de Roussan
Cuisine de Provence

Restaurant gastronomique de Roussan

Saint Rémy de Provence

A l'image de la bâtisse qui abrite le Château de Roussan, le restaurant nouvellement créé allie le charme de la Provence traditionnelle et une identité respectueuse de sa région, en offrant à ses hôtes et invités une cuisine gourmande et locavore, préparée avec grand soin, où les…

Inspirations

La Provence

Read more
Terroir

Provence's markets

Read more
Tradition

The Pastis

Read more
More inspirations