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Giants of Ath Festival (De Ducasse) 2018
Where: Ath, Belgium
When:  Saturday, August 25, 2018 - Sunday, August 26, 2018
 
Every year, on the fourth weekend of August, Giants of Ath festival (De Ducasse) is held in the ancient center of Ath (located south west to Brussels). These traditional fiestas, originated in the Middle Ages, turn the city from a quite sleepy city to a lively and exited. The preparations for the folklore fiesta, building giant dolls, last for several months. The motive of the festival is the struggle between David and Goliath. On Saturday, after the wedding ceremony of Goliath, the battle between the giant and the shepherd youngster takes...(read more)
 
 
 
 
 
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