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Arelate, life in Roman times Arles: gladiators, chariot race, go to the amphitheater


From 20 till 26 August 2018

ʺARELATE, roman Daysʺ

Last week in August.

For a whole week, Arles is transformed back into the ancient city Arelate and relives its Gallo-Roman past: circus games, chariot races, Roman camps, street performances, Roman taverns, screening of ‘peplum’ films… The festival “Arelate” is a week full of discoveries of the Roman world for all ages.

Festival peplum

From 20 till 25 August 2018

ʺPEPLUM (epic) film FESTIVALʺ

The festivities include the one-week festival of peplum epic films: these films, dating back to the 50s and 60s will be projected on a giant screen in the authentic and impressive setting of the Roman Theatre.