- Folklore and Tradition
This folkloric march, in the Entre-Sambre et Meuse, pays tribute to Saint Christopher. Come and watch this procession in Hanzinelle.
Origins of the marches
Religious in the start, then influenced by the Napoleonian era, the processions evolved through the 20th century to the actual format.
Each march of the Entre-Sambre-et-Meuse region has its tradition and rules. You will find more information here.
Declared intangible cultural heritage by UNESCO
The marches of the Entre-Sambre-et-Meuse region are listed by UNESCO.