The feast day of Saint John the Baptist is a popular feast day in many European countries.
According to Christian belief, St John was a preacher and religious figure during Jesus' lifetime. He is thought to have baptized Jesus in the Jordan River.
Various events are organized on Saint Jean Baptiste Day. These range from large scale public celebrations, such as rock and jazz concerts, sports tournaments, parades and firework displays.
Don't miss this truly unique event.
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