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Folklore And Tradition

Saint-Christophe Folkloric March

The Entre-Sambre-et-Meuse Folkloric March in honour of Saint Christopher.

Origins of the Napoleonic Marches

Religious and marked by the Napoleonic era, the marches continued to evolve during the 20th century to what they are today.

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Marches Guide

From May to September every year, 20,000 people, dress up in traditional costumes. Each have their own traditions, customs and characteristics.  
Refer to the calender.  

UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage

The Entre-Sambre-et-Meuse marches are inscribed on UNESCO's Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity.   


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We are not responsible for any changes in dates and/or programmes. Please contact the organiser prior to departure.