ON FRIDAY, THE 7th, SATURDAY, THE 8th AND SUNDAY, THE 9th OF DECEMBER, Geneva welcomes the Escalade with the firing of canons, a parade of soldiers on horseback, the sound of drums, the opening of secret passageways and, of course, the ever-present and delicious chocolate cauldrons, a tip of the hat to the lady who started it all. Read on to discover more about Geneva’s Fête de l’Escalade – you won’t want to miss it!
Read our article of 5 things to see and do during the Escalade weekend to ensure you get the best out of this traditional annual event.
Saturday 7th and Sunday, the 8th of December
Old Town Geneva and other venues around the city – more info in our article.
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