Père Laval Pilgrimage

Date: 08 to 09 September

Every year towards the hour of sundown on 8 September, men, women and children from every part of the island, leave their houses and start on a long march to the shrine of Father Jacques Désiré Laval at Sainte Croix, where prayers are said.  The death of Père Laval is commemorated on 9 September.

St Croix, Port Louis