Rice Festival

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Rice Harvest Festival in Arles

September 2003

 

come join the festival

 

gardian
in front of bull fight poster
in the Arenes D'Arles
September 12, 2003

 

gardians
with the pole used to manage the bulls

 

 

gardian horseman

 

on the Camargue horse

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a mixture of cultures
traditions Provenšal costumes in front of McDonalds

 

 

on the Boulevard de Lices
after much warning
the bulls are run surrounded by the horses

 

Arlesienes
people of Arles

 

are served Paella from a huge wok
(a rice dish with seafood)

 

or prefer a Magnum Classic

 

but after much beer or wine the men need this facility

 

the festival would not be complete

 

without local marching band groups

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