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Argelès Carnival 2017 (Postponed)
11th March 2017
Sunday 19th February
Carnaval et Jeunes Talents
Young talent competition followed by a grande Boum carnavalesque with Aimé Alberty
Free. All welcome.
3pm – Espace Jean Carrère – Village
SUNDAY 26th FEBRUARY
Entertainment in the village with procession of floats
Clownissimo: marching band composed of everyone’s favourite circus act
Sing Sing Faye: Senegalese percussion troupe
La Fanfare: bringing sunshine to the procession, whatever the weather
Kalimbao: nothing says ‘carnaval’ like these fiery (and feathery!) samba dancers
Tramuntakana: Bresilian-Hispanic percussion troupe
Départ Mairie☛Allée Ferdinand Buisson☛Route Nationale☛Avenue de 8 mai☛Boulevard Hériot – Place Gambetta☛Avenue des Marasquer☛Avenue Libération☛Route Nationale vers la Mairie – Village
SATURDAY 4th MARCH
(POSTPONED UNTIL 11th MARCH)
8.30pm – Village centre – Night carnival parade full of lights and magic!
Burning the carnival king.
9pm – Concert from local orchestra, Domino, at the Espace Jean Carrère
The parade route
Depart mairie☛allée Ferdinand Buisson☛route nationale☛avenue Libération☛Place Gambetta