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Flower decked procession

" An intense day full of emotion, laughter, entertainment and fun.... Let yourself be amazed by the dazzlingly coloured floats and the processions of musicians, dancers and jugglers through the streets of the town. "

It's almost the big day in Sélestat! You all look forward to it every year, the Corso Fleuri! An intense day full of emotion, laughter, spectacle and fun....

2019 programme (2022 programme in progress)
The festivities open on the Place d'Alsace (Place de la Victoire) where you can applaud the folklore groups, don't hesitate to dance a few steps with them. The Wine Fair awaits you to taste the Alsatian grape varieties of the surrounding villages. Take a stroll and enjoy the festive atmosphere of the streets of Selestore, where musical groups will be playing all weekend.

Then stroll around the Sainte Foy church where the Saveurs et Artisanat market and the Place des Enfants (Cour de l'Ecole Sainte-Foy) await you.

On Saturday at 6pm, the first parade will start on the Quai de l'Ill! Let yourself be amazed by the dazzlingly coloured floats and the processions of musicians, dancers and jugglers through the streets of the old town...
 
You will be able to eat in one of the many restaurants of Sélestat and dance at the Dahlia ball, square Ehm, from 6 pm to 12:30 am.

At 10pm, the night procession starts at the Tanzmatten! The opportunity to discover the illuminated floats in a completely different atmosphere.

At midnight, head for the canoeing lake a few steps away to watch the fireworks... Imagine all these colours reflected in the waters of the lake, a pure wonder.

Paying seats in the uncovered stand are available from Sélestat Haut-Koenigsbourg Tourisme.

 

The festival continues on Sunday August 14th! The floats are displayed on the town centre squares with musical and other animations.

A rich programme that promises an exceptional weekend!
So...let's get on with the party!

  • Pets allowed : yes
Additional information
  • Duration of the visit : Half-day
  • Amenities services : Toilets
  • Languages spoken : French
  • Restaurant on site : Drinks, Yes, Food for groups, Food for individuals
  • Practical services : Group reception, Local tourist information
  • Prices : Free admission / Tribune: 20 € for 2 parades, 12 € for 1 parade

Opening times and days are liable to change according to circumstances. Please take all the necessary precautions.

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