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The Saint-Christopher folkloric march

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

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.

Practical information

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.

Schedule

Event planned for the month of July 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.