• Folklore and Tradition

The Viroin Valley carnivals are recognised as intangible heritage of the Wallonia-Brussels Federation.

Vierves-sur-Viroin

  • Thursday: children's day
  • Sunday: procession featuring Johan Simon, a good man once executed by a local tyran
  • Monday: Poets' procession
  • Tuesday: R'Loqueteus festivities and bonfire

Olloy-sur-Viroin

  • Friday: children's day
  • Saturday: fancy dress ball
  • Sunday: procession and Winter Man giant puppet
  • Monday: fancy dress ball for children
  • Tuesday: facepainting, torch lit walk, bonfire

Treignes

  • Tuesday: children's day
  • Saturday: fancy dress ball
  • Sunday: procession, bonfire

These three events all include a giant omelette sharing.

COVID-19 : Please keep in mind non essential travels are not supported by Belgian authorities. 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
This information is given for indication purposes only, best to check with the site you hope to visit before heading there - by phone, email, social media or simply by visiting their website.

Event planned for the month of February 2022 (1)


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

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