Sidi Bou Said boasts of a set of cultural and artistic treasure with its maraboutic ceremonies, with itsf malouf evenings and its annual music festival.

In May, 2014, the poetic readings festival, " Voix Vives, de Méditerranée en Méditerranée", partially took place in Sidi Bou Saïd.

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Since 2006, the Mûsîqât festival has been taking place in Sidi Bou Saïd. It is  a festival of traditional music or of music drawing source from the country's or nearby countries' traditions.

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