Tuesday, August 12, 2008

Gerpinnes

The Prince (Philippe) and Marcel at Acoz
by Irène Vandenameele

Harmonie Royale Saint-Michel de Gerpinnes
Souvenirs
…C'est en 1869 que notre Harmonie se créa….

Gerpinnes ... (EN-NL-FR)
by si-gerpinnes.be
... between Traditions and Modernism…
… Its folk marches, the most important one being that

of the Pentecost Whit-Monday (gathering more than 2500 walkers
in typical costumes of the 1st and 2nd Napoleonic Empire)

in honour of Holy Rolende…

Procession of Sainte-Rolende
(EN als NL-FR-DE-ES-IT)
by wallonie-tourisme.be

This march is one of the most important as well as one
of the longest and most popular of all the processions
of Entre-Sambre-et-Meuse

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