There’s no doubt about it, the ambiance will be festive in Pont-l’Abbé, capital of the Pays Bigouden, during its most famous event. Discover the ardour with which nearly 30,000 festival-goers pay tribute to the embroiderers, the seamstresses who made the name of the traditional Breton costume and the impressive “bigoudènes”.
On the menu for the festivities: a celebration of folklore with parades in costume, concerts, entertainment for the kids and a fest noz to bring the event to a close, we’re in Brittany after all! The highpoint of the event, the election of the Queen of the Embroiderers, a tradition that originally gave rise to the festival last century. Make the most of your stay in Brittany to immerse yourself in the very heart of its folklore!
from Sat 08 July to Sun 09 July 2023
29120 Pont-l’AbbéFind out more