The Procession de la Sanch, opens the celebration of “Semaine Sainte” (the Easter Holy week) in Perpignan.
The brotherhood of “La Sanch” (the blood) was founded in 1416 by Vincent Ferrier at the church of St Jaques in Perpignan, its origin to assist and accompany the condemned to their execution.

Impressive, atmospheric, just a little frightening; the long black and red hooded and robed figures of the Procession de la Sanch march slowly through the streets of Perpignan to the solemn beat of black veiled tambourines

Around the region March 2016 (added to daily) WHEN & WHERE? WHAT? Daily Until 6th La Ferme de Découverte, St André Visit the farm for a great family day out. Every day at 3pm & 5pm…