The Great Bonfire at Bouge
The Sunday of Lent, (or Quadragesima), also known as dimanche des "Brandons", the "Escouvillons" or the "Feûreû".
The "Feûreû" is a bundle of straw wich were wrapped around sticks and used to hit fruit trees in order to make them fertile. This is the most important Great Fire of Belgium.
The ceremony ends with a fireworks display.
Free of charge.
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