Culture and exotic islands, the archipelago of Guadeloupe hosts annual festivals and events not to be missed. With the approach of summer vacation, here are the dates to mark in red on your calendar!
For your holidays in Guadeloupe, quickly update your calendar because June is filled with exceptional celebrations to which you will have the opportunity to participate!
On 21 June, as everywhere, the music will be featured in Guadeloupe. All municipalities, cities and even small islands will host concerts combining zouk Kadans, biguine or gwokaà like the mix of Creole culture!
June 24 will also be celebrated at St. John the Baptist, the Mahault Bay Day and the Feast of the mold. The same day, St. Paul and St. Peter will be the scene of great rejoicing for the Feast of Deshaies.
Every July, the archipelago will come alive around the annual Festival of Guadeloupe. On the program: demonstrations of all kinds, folklore, music, walks, all the flavors of the local cuisine! At St. Anne, in particular, the Forum crafts and folk traditions, and the Gwo-ka Festival worth a visit!
August was colorful!
An original way to get around the islands would be to follow the Tour de Guadeloupe, to be held from 1st to 10th August. Nine exceptional steps linking Pointe-à-Pitre in the town of Basse-Terre!
Throughout the month of August, the mold will also host a very special music festival, bringing together dozens of companies that exclusively celebrate traditional music. It was during this period that will run the Miss Guadeloupe election. The opportunity for lovers of fashion and beauty, to live an exceptional event on the other side of the world!
Finally, gourmets will appreciate the famous Festival cookers Pointe-à-Pitre, in which the members of the Association of Ranges of Guadeloupe (House stoves) will perform a colorful and pleasantly noisy parade through the streets, before giving a huge banquet punctuated by songs and dances! An appointment not to be missed!
The Guadeloupe provides its visitors the highlights punctuated with colors, flavors and good humor. But to be, it will traverse the archipelago as a whole. Also, the rental agency Jumbocarde Guadeloupe will be your best ally!