Fête de la mer et de la Saint Pierre

Traditions and folklore Water sports Jousting Historic Arts and crafts Traditional festival
Place : En centre-ville
  • Fête de la mer à Martigues
  • Fête de la mer et de la Saint-Pierre
  • Fête de la mer et de la Saint-Pierre
Fête de la mer à MartiguesFête de la mer et de la Saint-PierreFête de la mer et de la Saint-Pierre


Water and maritime traditions are the basis of Martégale identity.
Jousting tournament, games of yesteryear ...
4 p.m. - Inter-company rowing challenge organized by Venetian rowers - Forecourt of the Town Hall

From 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. - Games of yesteryear organized by the Jeune Lance Martégale – Canal St Sébastien

6 p.m. - Fisherman's mass - Madeleine church

7 p.m., 8 p.m., 9 p.m., 10 p.m. Caronte Melet express. Quai Général Leclerc pier. Last act of the popular Mélet project - artistic and culinary residence of the artist Charlie Moine - is a floating table d'hôte criss-crossing the waters of Martegal during an unusual cruise. Free. Duration: 45 mins. Registration on 04 42 10 82 90 (maximum 30 people per outing)

7 p.m. - Procession of Saint Peter in the city center (departure from the Madeleine church, blessing between the blue bridges and return to the Madeleine church)

7:30 p.m. - Wreath throwing in honor of sailors lost at sea in the Étang de Berre – departure on the CISAMPO

From 7 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. - Artists of the Sea, Ferrières district (place Jean Jaurès & quai Tessé)

From 10 p.m. to 11 p.m. - Musical moment around Saint Pierre and the Sea (Eglise de la Madeleine) with Pierre Contat (organist)

From 10:30 p.m. to midnight - Show of water jets and lights - body of water between the 2 blue bridges

From 9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Jousting tournament – ​​Provence Championship all categories, JLM – Forecourt of the Town Hall.

From 10:30 p.m. to midnight - 2nd water jet show between the two blue bridges.
Opening period (s)Saturday 25 June 2022 between 4 pm and 12 am.

Sunday 26 June 2022 between 9 am and 12 am.
Practical information
  • Environments :
    • In centre of town
    • Close to a public transportation
    • Waterside
  • Services :
    • Pets welcome
Facilities, services, amenities
  • Sitra promotion typology :
    • Open air
    • Not recommended in bad weather
  • Adapted offers :
    • Children


Free of charge.


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GPS coordinates
Latitude : 43.405413
Longitude : 5.054315
Ville de Martigues
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