What is it ?
Every year around August 16th, Montpellier hosts the Saint Roch Celebrations, linked to the meetings organized by the International Saint Roch Association of Montpellier.
This event, open to all, welcomes not only thousands of pilgrims but also visitors and tourists from all over the world.
On the program for these days of celebration: circuit dedicated to Saint-Roch with guides from the Montpellier Tourist Office, international conference, processions, liturgical events, festive events in the streets…
DID YOU KNOW ?
Saint-Roch is also celebrated in other European countries such as Italy – Montpellier regularly hosts traditional festive strolls such as those of the Sbandietori