8th edition of the Medieval celebration of "La Rose d'Or" : several thousands of enthusiasts revive the Middle Ages ... re-enactments, strolls in music, battle, medieval market, archery tournament ... await all the public.
This gathering, which takes place every two years, is one of the largest in France.
It will host 88 troops this year, re-enacting scenes from the Middle Ages and crafts of the period, representing approximately 1,200 extras and 6 nationalities represented (Spain, Italy, Belgium, Slovakia, Moldova and Switzerland) and numerous animations.
Republic street :
October 7th, schedules to come : parade in period costumes
Recreation center - Ile de la Barthelasse :
October 8th from 10am to 6pm : wandering in music, wolves, falconers, archery tournaments, camp life with educational workshops presented by the troops, explanations of weapons, costumes and artifacts faithfully restored, medieval market.
In the afternoon, there will be an enormous battle of about 500 armored fighters.