• Demonstration
  • Folklore and Tradition

Saint Ghislain celebrates the Feast of the Ascension every year with a range of fun animations. Come and join this festive event!

4 days dedicated to popular joy

  • Market with artisans coming from all over Wallonia and presenting jewels, silk paintings, terroir products...
  • Flea market gathering professionals and non-professionals: books, small pieces of furniture, postcards, coins...
  • Place du Tertre (in front of the Saint-Martin church), artists at work
  • A giant balloon, symbolising the Ascension, will be launched from the station


COVID-19 : in accordance with the latest Covid-19 restrictions, most museums, tourist attractions and information centres are now closed in Wallonia, and events cancelled. We do our best to keep our information up to date but it's always best to check with the site you wish to visit before heading there - by phone, email, social media or simply a look at their website - to see their latest opening hours and entry conditions. Some will prefer you to book your ticket in advance. Infos
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.

Event planned for the month of May 2021 (1)

(1) Dates and programme may be subject to change.

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