Pubblicato il 19 February 2024
da Redazione in Events
“The Floral Naval Battle” 2024 in Villefranche-sur-Mer
Monday, February 19, 2024, at the Porte de la Santé and the port of Villefranche-sur-Mer.
The “Combat Naval Fleuri” of Villefranche-sur-Mer will take place this year for the 120th edition. The “Pointus” boats will be adorned with colorful flowers, mimosa, and carnations, parading in front of thousands of spectators. Fishermen will wear traditional Provencal costumes and approach the shore for a spectacular naval battle!
On the occasion of this 120th edition, entertainment moments are also planned, including folk music groups and a musical show in the historic center of Villefranche-sur-Mer.
When: Monday, February 19, 2024
Where: Porte de la Santé and the port of Villefranche-sur-Mer
For information, contact the Tourist Office at +33 4 93 01 73 68.
The Combat Naval Fleuri is an event dating back to 1902, passed down from generation to generation; it represents one of the highlights of a shared culture. The flowered naval battle is an opportunity for Villefranche-sur-Mer to reaffirm its cultural roots and offer an unparalleled spectacle: numerous people gather to witness a true celebration of tradition and an unusual but colorful show.