Wednesday, 29 November 2017

Week 49 2017


Not often you get a sight like this in your village, the 19 Confreries of Castillon gathered together and paraded through the streets last Saturday!

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Click on the link to see them in action in Castillon.  Following a Masse they marched through the village for an apero at the Salle Culturel.

Whatever you do this week in the Gironde and Dordogne regions, wrap up warm - it's going to be cold!

Best wishes,

Week 49

Monday 27 November

Tuesday 28 November

Wednesday 29 November

Thursday 30 November

Friday 1 December

1 & 2 December : Marche de Noel in Bournel

1, 2 & 3 December : Foire aux Vinsat Univitus at Les Leves at Thoumeyragues

Saturday 2 December

2 December : The Old School Foire de Noel in St Colomb de Lauzan

2 December 15h30 : Chants de Noel en Choral at the church in Ste Terre

2 December : Les Brocopuces at le Charrette Blue near the roundabout below Velines

2 - 12 December : Showroom de Noel at Chateau Jean Blanc in St Pay d'Armens

2 - 17 December : Marche Noel at Chateau Font Vidal in Juillac

Sunday 3 December

3 December : Vide grenier with a visit from Pere Noel in Genissac

3 December : Vide Grenier in Monsegur

3 December : Marche a la Ferme at Chateau Courtade-Dubuc in Camblas et Maynac

3 December : Christmas Fair in Pessac sur Dordogne 

3 December : Marche de Noel at Domaine de Ferrant in Esclottes

3 December : Marche de Noel in Libourne at the Ecole de Garderose

3 December Marche de Noel in Le Fleix

3 December : Weekly Flea market in Rauzan. We had lunch there last week at the new eatery! €10 secures you soup, starter buffet, plat de jour, cheese and dessert!  Pay in advance and after that help

Coming up...

And finally...

Stir up Sunday last Sunday, and my Christmas cake is made and in the pantry maturing.

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1 comment:

  1. Thanks, Helen - I love your newsletter! Reminds me indeed of so much happening here that we would have missed! Hope you're well.