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Viroin Valley carnivals

  • Folklore and Tradition
Event planned for the month of February 2021
Dates and programme may be subject to change.

 

The Viroin Valley carnivals are recognised as intangible heritage of the Wallonia-Brussels Federation.

Vierves-sur-Viroin

  • February 20: children's day
  • February 23: procession featuring Johan Simon, a good man once executed by a local tyran
  • February 24: Poets' procession
  • February 25: R'Loqueteus festivities and bonfire

Olloy-sur-Viroin

  • February 21: children's day
  • February 22: fancy dress ball
  • February 23: procession and Winter Man giant puppet
  • February 24: ancy dress ball for children
  • February 25: facepainting, torch lit walk, bonfire

Treignes

  • February 25: children's day
  • February 29: fancy dress ball
  • March 1: procession, bonfire

These three events all include a giant omelette sharing.

Schedule

Event planned for the month of February 2021
Dates and programme may be subject to change.
The information provided is an indication only. We advise you to inquire directly with the organisers of the event that interests you before you leave.