Tradition de la Transhumance à Saint-Rémy-de-Provence

Transhumance 2024

Traditions and folklore

A traditional and moving festival, dear to the hearts of the Provençal people, the Saint-Rémy-de-Provence Transhumance Festival is undoubtedly the most famous festival in the south of France which brings back to life the departures to the mountain pastures.

Transhumance 2024 programme

9am - 7pm :
Town centre and Place de la République - Flea market (registration on 00 33 6 16 78 61 62)
Boulevard Marceau: Cheese market (local producers)

10am - 1pm: Place de la République
Bavarian stand (sale of beer and pretzels)

9am - 1pm: church square
Sale of tombola tickets and posters

10.30am: Transhumance (departure and arrival on the Crau plateau)
Departure of the herd of ewes with the shepherds of Provence, the goats of Rove, the donkeys of Provence and charretons: 2 laps of the town

1pm: plateau de la Crau
Country-style meal, organised by the Comite des fêtes association.
30 € - information on 00 33 7 85 09 30 83 or by e-mail:
Payment on reservation. Cheque, credit card, cash.

5pm: Tombola draw

Localisation & Contacts
Boulevard Mirabeau
13210 Saint-Rémy-de-Provence
00 33 7 85 09 30 83 Contact us See the website