Fire of St. Sylvestre
One of the finest activities each year end are the Sylvester fires on the beach of Oostduinkerke (near the pool). At 4 o'clock pm the fire is lit with musical accompaniment.
At 5:30pm a torchlight procession walks through the streets of downtown. The torches can be purchased on the spot. Meanwhile the potatoes and sprat dinner is roasted over a bonfire and they are offered for sale to the spectators. Who still has cold hands and feet can heat up with a cup of warm red wine.
Finally, around 6pm, skilfully piled Christmas trees will be burned on the beach, after which a fireworks will transform the beach of Oostduinkerke into a beacon of light for the last time this year.
Everyone is welcome!
From Wednesday, December 30, 2015
To Wednesday, December 30, 2015
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