Events and Activities
The Grand Wineries Tour Road Train of Saint EmilionJ F M A M J J A S O N D
In Saint Emilion it is the ancient body of the "Jurade" (town council) that makes the declaration with due pomp!*
Date: September 17th and 18th 2016
For "Ban des Vendanges" images click here
Bouilac Medieval FestivalJ F M A M J J A S O N D
Date: September 9th, 10th and 11th 2016
"Cathedra" Association Pipe Organ ConcertsJ F M A M J J A S O N D
Many concerts are entrance free.
For exact schedule check out the Cathedra.
Discovery of Great Bordeaux WineriesJ F M A M J J A S O N D
Exact trip plan and price on their web site.
Langoiran Medieval DaysJ F M A M J J A S O N D
July 1st and 2nd
August 5th and 6th
September 30th and October 1st From 3pm to 6pm (€7)
The chateau hosts also on July 28th and 29th 2017 starting at 9pm the medieval show called "Il était un fois Longoiran".
Medoc MarathonJ F M A M J J A S O N D
Many of the participants run in fancy costumes and the volunteers at the first aid station hold out wine. On the course there is also a station for oyster tasting as well as beefsteaks tasting. Date: September 9th, 2017
Patiras "Open House"J F M A M J J A S O N D
Its lighthouse, situated on the north-east tip, has guided ships for over 100 years. Today it has been acquired and restored by the Conservatoire du Littoral, and became a belvedere spot that offers a magnificent panorama of the Gironde estuary.
The Patiras "Open House" offers free tours of the island, only the boat-ride is paid.
The tours take place on May 1st and September 17th and November 1st 2017
"Planete Bordeaux","Planete Cooking" and "Oenology Club"J F M A M J J A S O N D
All year round it organizes numerous events surrounding the wine, wine tourism, wine tasting classes, wines and foods accord, wine making, etc .
For more information about "Planete Bordeaux" check out also Three easy ways to do Bordeaux wine tasting when lacking time!
"Traversée de Bordeaux"J F M A M J J A S O N D
Dates: September 17th and 18th 2016
"Your Guest Is Our Guest"J F M A M J J A S O N D
Participating restaurants - including Michelin starred ones - offer for the buying of a special menu a special menu.
1 menu "Your guest is our guest" purchased = 1 menu "Your guest is our guest" offered.
Reservations at participating restaurants only on the below website (under "Events" tab).