Erfoud Date Festival

This annual festival held in Erfoud an oasis town at the edge of the Sahara, celebrates the date palm harvest at the end of September. It is the primary product in the region, which much of the local population cultivate.

The festival bring the town to live with food stalls and of course lots of dates (the local delicacy), Gnaoua and Berber musicians play and local dancer perform for the enjoyment of the crowds.

Watch this video on the date festival performances (youtube video)

Hotels in Erfoud

There are a handful of places to stay in Erfoud

Dar Marco Porlo
Erfoud Le Riad
Hotel Benhama
Hotel Chez Gaby
Hôtel El Ati Erfoud
Kasbah Tizimi
La Rose Du Desert
Maison Boutchrafine
Palais Masandoia
Palm’s Hotel Club
Xaluca Maadid Arfoud

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