Dates for your diary in Mayotte !

Published on June 20, 2012
  • a young girl of Mayotte

    a young girl of Mayotte

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  • A religious celebration in Mayotte

    A religious celebration in Mayotte

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  • Traditions still existing in Mayotte

    Traditions still existing in Mayotte

    © CDT Mayotte

Dates for your diary in Mayotte ! 97600 yt

MAY 2012

  • 17th Festival of underwater images of Mayotte - 27/05 to 05/06
    Many competitions are organized: drawings, aquatic films, underwater photography without forgetting the music on the theme of the sea.
  • MAHORAID – 19/05
    A race of 65 km at a steady pace will take you across the island, leaving no secrets for you.

JUNE 2012

  • Music Festival - 21/06
    Local concerts throughout the island. The opportunity to discover Mahorian music and traditional instruments.

JULY 2012

  • Craft Fair of Mayotte
  • The tyre race
    This is a real institution and certainly one of the most popular events on the island. This competition is intended primarily for children.
  • Regatta on 14th July
  • Celebration of "Big Weddings"
    For many Mahoran families, the summer holiday period of is a time for reunions and festivities around weddings.  After months of preparations and financial investments, wedding celebrations usually last a fortnight.

SEPTEMBER 2012

  • Intercultural Festival of Mayotte - Mamoudzou
    Real rallying point for cultures of the Indian Ocean:  singers, musicians, dancers and craftsmen get together for a festive moment.
  • Cinema in Africa and the islands - 29/09 to 07/10