Fêtes Votives

Fêtes Votives

Traditions and folklore, Traditional festival in La Ciotat
  • Votive festivals will take place in the old port to celebrate Provençal traditions.

  • A rich programme of surprises will be on offer in the old port of La Ciotat for the traditional Fêtes Votives.

    Thursday 15th August
    In front of the Notre Dame de l'Assomption church
    9.30am: Provençal folk dance performance by Escolo de La Ribo

    Old Port
    11.15am: Procession from Notre Dame de l'Assomption church to the SNSM lifeboat and blessing of the boats at sea

    Place de l'Escalet
    5pm: Activities and demonstration of rescue and rescue dogs by the SNSM
    7pm: Sardinade by the...
    A rich programme of surprises will be on offer in the old port of La Ciotat for the traditional Fêtes Votives.

    Thursday 15th August
    In front of the Notre Dame de l'Assomption church
    9.30am: Provençal folk dance performance by Escolo de La Ribo

    Old Port
    11.15am: Procession from Notre Dame de l'Assomption church to the SNSM lifeboat and blessing of the boats at sea

    Place de l'Escalet
    5pm: Activities and demonstration of rescue and rescue dogs by the SNSM
    7pm: Sardinade by the SNSM
    Price: 15€ (menu: sardines and dessert)
    Booking and payment on the Hello Asso website or on site.
    Information by e-mail to contact.la-ciotat@snsm.org
    9.30pm: Les Barquettes en Folie. Traditional boats decorated by Les Calfats de l'Escalet.

    Friday 16th August
    Place de l'Escalet
    9.30pm: Concert by the group Almeras Music Live. Free admission

    10pm: Fireworks from the sea

    Saturday 17th August
    Théâtre de La Mer, Esplanade de la Capitainerie du Port vieux
    9pm: Children's and teenagers' singing competition. Free entry subject to availability (doors open at 8pm).

    Sunday 18th August
    Théâtre de La Mer, Esplanade de la Capitainerie du Port vieux
    9pm: Final of the singing competition, adult category. Free entry subject to availability (doors open at 8pm).

    Monday 19th August
    Old Port
    7pm: Aïet (aïoli sauce) competition organised by the La Ciotat Festival Committee in partnership with the Confrérie des Chevaliers de l'Aïet.
    9.15pm: Pégoulado, lantern parade (from 8.45pm, lantern distribution in front of the Musée Ciotaden). By the Comité des fêtes de La Ciotat with the Escolo de La Ribo.

    Place de l'Escalet
    10.15pm: Free show with Johnny Tenessee. Organised by the La Ciotat Festival Committee.
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    • On the Haven
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  • From August 15, 2024 until August 21, 2024
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