• Folklore and Tradition

This carnival started in 1983 with 5 tractors dragging floats, richly decorated with flowers and garlands... On these stood children in special fancy dress, their face painted in colourful patterns. The procession was followed by two giant puppets and a funky 2 chevaux. Its much bigger and even more cheerful today. Come and join this family-friendly day!

The program

Face painting: from 11:00, at the city's Salle des Fêtes. A group of volunteers will help the little ones turn into tigers, pirates, fairies...

The gathering: the floats will join Rue Bertinchamps from 14:30.

The procession will arrive at 15:30  by Place d'Ophain (with dances and confetti), then  go through the village via Rue à la Marne, Rue Les Tiennes, Rue Pré de la Blanche Maison and Rue Michel Botte and making a pause on the parking in front of the restaurant « La Ferme du Moulin à Eau »  rue A. Bourgeys.

Brûle-Fosse: the bonfire, at 19:30, is always looked forward to. The Winter man will be placed on top.

Dance evening: free to join, with entertainment until late in the night.


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
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Event planned for the month of March 2021 (1)

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

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