News > Occitanie


Postponed Toulouse carnival to take place Saturday

France 3/Scoop, Apr 12

The carnival parade which was due to take place in Toulouse last Saturday, was postponed due to the winds.

A decision has been made, and it is confirmed as Saturday April 14.

Prepare your disguises and confetti! The grand parade of the 2018 carnival will take place in the streets of downtown Toulouse, in agreement with the town hall. Thirty floats and musical and dancing groups are scheduled to march.

Hundreds of people, schools, and associations have been working for months for this great moment.

The route : Rue Alsace Lorraine, Place Esquirol, Pont Neuf.

The time : 7:30pm.

Key to the city handed over by the Mayor at 8pm near the Donjon du Capitole.

“Crémation de Mme Carnaval” at 10pm.

Finale and music until 11:30pm.

Similar Stories


Married at a blockade near Tarbes

The “wedding" of two gilets jaunes took place at a blockade at the Séméac…

LanguedocLiving, Dec 10


Levothyrox case forced to open in concert…

A court hearing into the ongoing case of controversial thyroid medication Levothyrox…

The Connexion, Dec 4


Still chaos on motorways in Occitanie

Motorway tolls were the targets of the Gilets Jaunes demonstrations, and some were…

France 3/Scoop, Dec 3


Toulouse grinds to a halt

Toulouse trams, buses and Lines A and B of the metro ground to a halt on Monday…

France 3/Scoop, Dec 3