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August 30, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Traditional festivals of St. Lucia - Lawoz, La Rose, the annual flower festival Grande Fete, Gwan Fet at The Church of Saint Rose de Lima, Monchy, Gros Islet

Mark the Date! FetLaWOZ; VivLaWoz!; August 30th, 2019;
Join in for the Gwan Fet at Church of St. Rose De Lima, Monchy 2pm

Lawoz (The Rose) is an annual traditional festival celebrated in the month of August and culminating with the Gwan Fet on the feast day of Saint Rose de Lima.

Come see this colourful community festival where the Queen, King and all their court and citizens parade, dance and sing – and eat and drink!

This is one of the two rivalling ‘Flower Festivals’ and the tradition dates back to colonial times.

The other festival is in October when Fet la Magwit (The Marguerite) is celebrated


August 30, 2019
2:00 pm - 6:30 pm
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Cultural Development Foundation
(758) 457-9021


Church of St. Rose de Lima
Monchy, Saint Lucia + Google Map

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