CARNIVAL "LA SAINT BLAISE"
Days / Schedules
Le 06/02/2021 : saturday (Plusieurs horaires dès 14h30, rituel festif de St Blaise dès 19h).
ProgrammEarly in february, the city of Pézenas celebrates the carnival "la saint blaise" with its totemic animal "le poulain" (the foal). Retrospective on the 2020 program year: (2:30pm-5pm) commented visit of the church "collégiale Saint-Jean" explaining the origin of "Saint Blaise" the patron saint of Pézenas. At 5:30pm vespers and tisane tea tastings animated by the vocal's group "Little Ursulines", followed by some blessings (6pm).
7pm appointment in front of the council (rue Massillon) to start the street carnival orchestrated by the collective "temporadas".
9:15pm at the "foyer des campagnes" let's try the traditionnal dish of Pézenas, "ragout d'Escobilha" (Registration at 06 09 49 32 91 (10€ adult/ 8€ child)).
Sunday 2nd: Departure of the procession from the "sainte Ursule" church at 9:45am, solemn mass of Saint blaise at 10:30 am (Collégiale Saint-Jean) with the children's blessing and some cakes. At noon, prayer for peace, releasing of doves followed by some drinks reception.
- Le 06/02/2021 : saturday (Plusieurs horaires dès 14h30, rituel festif de St Blaise dès 19h).
Pézenas. Centre Historique
- +33 4 67 90 41 00 / +33 6 09 49 32 91