De Pikkeling (Moorsel-Aalst) - International Folkloristisch Oogstfeest

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Country and Region BelgiumFlanders
Type of Festival Dance, Music
Location of Festival Moorsel-Aalst, Flanders, Belgium
Festival Contact Information

De Pikkeling - International Folkloristisch Oogstfeest
Meldert-Dorp 68
9310 Meldert-Aalst
Phone/fax: (32) 52-35-77-00
Mobile: (32) 475-217-817
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Festival Description

The Pikkeling festival takes place in Moorsel (Belgium) annually to celebrate the harvest. It is always held on the last weekend of july when four foreign folklore dance groups are invited to perform. These groups stay with guest families during the entire week of the festival. In addition, there are also field activities that include the traditional methods of harvesting, crafts,… and performances of a few music groups in the evening during the weekend.

Festival Dates July 20 - 27, 2014
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