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La Véraison is the medieval festival held in the village of Châteauneuf-du-Pape.

In the 14th century, Clement VI, the Pope of Avignon in 1342, would spend summer at his residence at Châteauneuf-du-Pape. The village would organise a grand welcome to celebrate the arrival of the pontifical court.

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