24 and 25 June 2017
Be seduced by the Lights and Colors

of the 34th medieval festival
of Provins!

After the huge success of the 2016 edition on the theme « Travel and Discovery » we are proud to announce the dates of the next festival : 24 and 25 June 2017! The chosen theme for 2017 is « Lights and colors of the Middle Ages » , an inspiring theme, and promising lots of surprises..

Highlights of the festival *

Saturday, 24 June
10:00 a.m Opening of the festival
11:30 a.m Keys to Provins handed over to town councilor and festivities
8:00 p.m Medieval ball (1h30)
10:00 p.m Huge concert of medieval music
Starting from 10:00 p.m Architectural illumination by "Grimoire en lumière"
10:30 p.m Fire show "Felmë"
Sunday, 25 June
10:00 a.m Opening of the festival
3:30 p.m Costume parade (500 persons)
5:30 p.m Final presentation of the performers, end of the festival
Schedules subject to modifications*

Festival pictures

Practical information

F.A.Q. Web - Provins
Festival Guide PDF - Provins Web - Provins
Animations Map PDF - Provins
Access Maps Parking Lots - Shuttles PDF - Provins
Detailed schedule of Animations PDF - Provins
Detailed Animations PDF - Provins


By car

By the motorway A4 (Paris – Metz/Strasbourg) : exit n°13 Serris-Provins, then D231.
By the motorwayA5 (Paris – Troyes) : exit n° 16 : Châtillon-la-Borde (D408), then D619.
N4 : exit Provins

By bus

At Chessy, take the Seine-et-Marne Express bus line no.13. Departure every from 6:00 a.m. until 9:00 p.m. in both directions on Saturday and Sunday.
All schedules line scan be found on www.seine-et-marne.fr


Line A to Chessy-Marne La Vallée, then change to the Seine et Marne Express bus, line 50. Departure every half an hour from 6:00 to 21:00 p.m., in both directions on Saturday and Sunday.
Line D to Melun, then change to the Seine et Marne Express bus, line 47. Departure every half an hour from 6:00 a.m to 21:00, in both directions, only on Saturday.
All schedules on www.transilien.com

By shuttle / parking

Parking : free. Many parking lots are available all over Provins.
Free shuttles will run between the various parking lots and the festival site, from 9:15 a.m. to 10 p.m. (last shuttle at 10 p.m.) on Saturday, and from 9:15 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Sunday.. To return to the parking lots, you can take the shuttle from two places : Porte de Jouy or Avenue du Général de Gaulle, near the Tourist Office.

By train

Departure from Paris-gare de l’Est (line P) SNCF/RATP 6 zones card : Navigo, Mobilis… Timetable available on www.transilien.com

For campers

The camper parking near the Tourist Office is exceptionally closed for the festival. A free parking for campers will be at your disposition from Thursday until the end of the festival. There will be roadsigns to guide you from the Tourist Office for the access.

Online booking

Rates 2017
(The day of the festival)

1 day :11 €
2 days : 15 €

For people in costume :

1 day : 5 €
2 days : 6 €

Children under 12


Persons with disabilities (+ 1 adult)


Group rate

9 € for 1 day for groups of 20 people and by reservation at the Tourist Office on +33(0) 1 64 60 26 25 or sejour@provins.net

Buy your ticket online cheaper


For accommodation’s availabilites
In Provins and surroundings
(Bed and breakfast, gîtes, campsites and hotels),

Please contact the Tourist Office

+33(0)1 64 60 26 26


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Visit Provins


Phone. +33(0)1 64 00 39 39

Group reservations
for 20 or more

Tourist Office of Provins – Service Groups
Phone. +33(0)1 64 60 26 25

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