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The first parade

The first opening parade in 2002.Background is a historical monument (St-Michiels Church) - in the front a new specie of butterfly !!
But the show must go on.

The parade of historical Persons

On the National Holiday in Belgium
(21st of July) and during the GF a parade of historical persons like Charles V - Mercator and many more are highlighted in Ghent

Local Art scenary

On the river "The Leie" many artists are showing their newest ideas and
sculptures.
Walter De Buck is here the great mentor for young artists.

The Mila Casa

A copied Interior of the Mila Casa is and was several times a decoration of the GF

Puppets all over the town

As i said - all over the Town - there are many theaters opening a first show.
Puppets are very popular and wellknown even in China !

Polé Polé

Gentsche Fieste 2003
The main attraction during the Gentsche Fieste was definitly the scenary on the Graslei ! Polé Polé
Caribbean music - salsa - cocktails !
Ghent and Cuba - so close in my memories ! At the backside - "Marriots" is building a huge complex of a new hotel !! Wondering what the prices will be ??!!

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