The 16th and 17th of September the Jurade of Saint-Emilion will held its traditional "Ban des Vendanges".
On this occasion, forty impétrants will be inducted as jurats.
Saturday, September 16th
In the evening, follow the torchlight procession of the Saint-Emilion Jurade that will travel the city to the King's Keep to start the burning of the city of Saint-Emilion with a fireworks show.
Sunday, September 17th
The Jurade will celebrate its "Ban des Vendanges" and welcome many guests, all gathered to celebrate the new vintage.
9:00 am: greeting guests in the gardens of City Hall, rue Guadet
9:40 am: procession of the Jurade and its guests to the Collegiate Church
10.00 am: solemn Mass at the Collegiate Church
11:30 am: induction of new jurats in the Douves of the Palais Cardinal
1:00 pm: aperitif and lunch in the gardens of the Dominicans Halls (by invitation)
4:30 pm: proclamation of the "Ban des Vendanges" from the King's Keep