Item title reads: " The "Fete des vignerons" (wine growers fete). 2,000 performers in pastoral festival held every 22 years since 16th century."
M/S people dressed in costumes of olden day - some as soldiers in 17th century dress - tights, leather jerkins, baggy...
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