97th Cherry Festival in Sefrou Morocco

By  Sara Saoudi

Under the high patronage of His Majesty King Mohammed VI Help God and glorify him, the Millennium City will Severo  Organization of the 97 edition of Cherry Festival 6-9 July 2017; a festival classified as an intangible cultural heritage of  Humanity since 2012.

Sefrou, this paradise at the foot of the Mediterranean Atlas is The crossroads of the three monotheistic religions, here you can read Jewish history is once again thanks to the old Jewish quarter with  The impressive doors are still intact and the famous sailor in The heart of the old city,

Thousands of Moroccans and tourists attended the Cherry Festival in Sefrou, which this year celebrated the 97th session.

On the rhythms of the music of Ahidus and Essaoua, “Mama Azlamat”, crowned the throne of this year’s “cherry” beauty,  in an official procession known as the Moroccan-African heritage.

The Queen, in a royal green Moroccan caftan, and Rania Ait Shujaïd and Rania Mansour on a traditional vehicle, along with the desert bride Laila Badieli, were martyred by the Sahara Desert. The Ivorian was chosen as a godless goddess with no roots in the depth of the continent.

In celebration of the cherry, which has become a hallmark of this cultural and tourist event, the Queen has received her guests, who have traveled extensively from the neighborhoods of Sefrou and surrounding areas with the “cherry”.

The official review of the Queen’s procession, which has become an annual tradition of the festival, has been the presentation of paintings of the traditional maker, and others entitled “Tolerance, Coexistence and Originality”, as well as dances of Sub-Saharan Africa.

The convoy was inaugurated by Mohammed Hassad, Minister of National Education, Vocational Training and Scientific Research, and Mohamed El-Anser, head of the Fez-Meknes region, with performances performed by the Royal Navy Orchestra, followed by singing and dancing performances for children and geniuses belonging to various revelations. The rhythms of the drums.

Mamma Azlamat, from Sefrou, who is pursuing her second year in tourism management and management, has pushed her city to enter the competition in the Queen of the Kings contest. ,” she says “I’ve always thought of projects that promote the city and its girls, and today this dream is realized through the cherry festival.

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