Feast of the boaters on the Tarn at Moissac - August 30, 2014, to September 1, 2014

Event in the Tarn et Garonne


Saturday, August 30

-Arrival of the ships at Moissac
-Petanque contest
-Saturday evening: dinner on the forecourt of the Abbey with "PANS ON FIRE' - steelband Australian

The steelband "Pans on Fire" has been formed in late 2009, after the devastating Bush fires that destroyed the town of Marysville in February of the same year. Most of the members of the Group had lost their homes and everything they owned. Intended primarily as music therapy project using the 'steel pan', an instrument of Caribbean music, to help the villagers overcome the trauma of the fire, since 2009 the group "Pans on Fire" has come a surprising route.

Growing in number, he has developed a directory of various styles such as calypso, latin, afro, jazz, folk and classical, with his first CD entitled "Recovery" in December 2011. Today, become a popular Orchestra, "Pans on Fire" occurred more than 60 times on regional festivals as for the big national music festival in Australia.

Sunday, August 31

Cruise barge:
-On the Tarn to Montauban in the morning then cruise downstream towards the Garonne
-Wetting massed to anchor for the night in the basin at the confluence of the river

Monday, September 1

-Return to Moissac after breakfast cruise
-Nautical activities on the Tarn
-'PANS ON FIRE"at the Tarn on the Easyvie boat dock

Fête des Plaisanciers sur le Tarn

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