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Fête des Rois (Epiphany celebration), Chandolin

7 January 2018 : The Fête des Rois, a tradition that goes back many years, is celebrated every year in the village of Chandolin on the 6th of January, the day of the Epiphany. Come and share in the company of Melchior, Caspar and Balthazar at this colourful event.

Programme

9:15

Meet in the Place du Plampras

Procession sets off towards the old quarter of Chandolin, led by the Three Kings on a sled

10:00

Epiphany Mass at the church in Chandolin (sung by the Choeur de l'Etoile)  

Address by Mr Marcel Mathier

Blessing and distribution of bread

Drinks reception courtesy of the Bourgeoisie de Chandolin

Music from the Chandolin Fife and Drum band

 

Contact
Anniviers Tourisme - Bureau de Chandolin
+41(0)27 476 17 15