The Grand Princely Ball
of the 
Golden Bucket* 
(* Godet d'Or)

The Grand Princely Ball of the Golden Bucket is the most important event in the Principality of Aigues-Mortes. This gala is also the largest micronational social event in EUROPE. Each year between 120 and 150 guests are flocking there to share a friendly and elegant moment. The Golden Bucket has become more and more international over time. During the last editions, people came from Vienna, Milan, Chicago, Miami, London, Paris, Montreal, Geneva, Mainz, Brussels, Bangkok and Beijing. The gala was however canceled in 2020 and 2021 due to the Covid 19 pandemic.

Next edition will take place 

Saturday, September 24, 2022. 

This year the guests will be served a glass of the Princely Cuvée of Rosé Champagne with "petits-fours". This is an authentic Champagne wine produced near Troyes. Shortly after the Princely Couple arrival, all guests will be directed to their table to enjoy a French gastronomic banquet. The finest French cuisine will be served at the tables with the Princely wine selection, this includes the famous Princely Cuvée of Rosé Wine. After the banquet, the Princely couple will open the ball according to the tradition with an Austrian waltz. An exhibition related to the first decade of the Principality will also be available. Guests will have the opportunity to take official pictures with the Princely couple and/or the princely guards. 

This year's edition is now fully booked

However cancellations always happen. Should you wish to be added on our waiting list, please send us an E-MAIL 

At this moment, there are 9 people added on our waiting list for the ball of this year