Saturday 15 june

Bravade des Espagnols

  • Traditions and folklore
  • Traditional festival
83990 Saint-Tropez
A bit of history ...
In 1618, the Thirty Years' War broke out. But it was not until 1635 that France declared war on the Habsburgs (Spain and Austria) and the Spanish offensive was not long in coming.

The defence of Saint-Tropez in the event of an attack was therefore organised by the military authority and the community council...

On 15 June 1637, twenty-one Spanish galleys entered the gulf and headed for Saint-Tropez to destroy four of the King's ships that had come to the port to carry out some repairs....
On 15 June 2024
Bravade des Espagnols
83990 Saint-Tropez
Spoken languages
  • French
Updated on 26 December 2023 at 16:14
by Saint-Tropez Tourisme
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