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The Fête des Louches in Comines

  • Folklore and Tradition
Event planned for the month of October 2020
Dates and programme may be subject to change.

 

Join this historical fair celebrating the skilled workers and entrepreneurs who made the fame of the Comines region through time.

Don't be surprised: one of the local traditions is to throw ladles along the procession path and on the Grand Place...

The program

Saturday, October 12th

  • 2 pm: medieval fair
  • 7 pm: children procession with balloons release and ladles throwing

Sunday, October 13th

  • 10 am: medieval fair
  • 3 pm: historical procession
  • 5 pm: ladles throwing from the Town Hall

Monday, October 14th

  • 8 am: market
  • 3.30 pm: the Criterium des Louches cycling race
  • 8 pm: classical concert

As well as a fantastic funfair along these 3 days.

 

 

Schedule

Event planned for the month of October 2020
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.