Flower decked procession

" An intense day full of emotion, laughter, entertainment and fun.... Let yourself be amazed by the dazzlingly coloured floats and the processions of musicians, dancers and jugglers through the streets of the town. "

The big day is fast approaching in Sélestat! You all look forward to it every year - the Corso Fleuri! It's an intense day, full of emotion, laughter, spectacle and fun...

With its twelve floral floats, the theme of Sélestat's flagship event in 2023 will be "colourful youth"!

A whole host of festive events await you in the town centre, including music, folklore and street entertainment, not to mention the children's square, craft market and wine fair.

Saturday at 6pm, departure of the first parade from the Quai de l'Ill! Marvel at the dazzlingly colourful floats and the processions of musicians, dancers and jugglers through the streets of the old town...
You can enjoy a meal in one of Sélestat's many restaurants and dance the night away at the bal du Dahlia square Ehm, from 7pm, with lunch and dinner available on site.

At 10pm, make way for the nightly procession departing from the Tanzmatten! At midnight, head to the canoeing lake a few steps away to watch the fireworks, subject to authorisation from the prefecture.

Paying seats in the uncovered grandstand are available from Sélestat Haut-Koenigsbourg Tourisme.

A rich programme that promises to be an exceptional weekend!

Sunday 13 August will be a more modest extension of the festival, with the exhibition of 12 floats, the wine fair, the children's square, the craft market and folk entertainment in the Place de la Victoire.

  • Pets allowed : yes
Additional information
  • Duration of the visit : Half-day
  • Amenities services : Toilets
  • Languages spoken : French
  • Restaurant on site : Drinks, Restaurant, Food for groups, Catering for groups
  • Practical services : Group reception, Local tourist information
  • Prices : Free admission / Tribune: 20 € for 2 parades, 12 € for 1 parade
  • Type d'évènement, exposition : Traditional feast
  • Lieu/Départ de la manifestation : City center
  • Stationnement pour véhicules : Less than 200 m from a free public car park, Less than 200 m from a paying public car park, Coach parking

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