Events and Activities
The Grand Wineries Tour Road Train of Saint EmilionJ F M A M J J A S O N D
"Grand Crus Musicaux" FestivalJ F M A M J J A S O N D
Concerts are followed by a tasting of the "Grand Cru" wines accompanied by a cocktail.
The concerts give also the opportunities of admiring the remarkable domains from a different point of view.
From 11 to 28 of July 2016
Pauillac Lamb FeastJ F M A M J J A S O N D
Each year Pauillac village celebrates the lamb with a "Fête de l'Agneau" during the Pentecost weekend (June 4th 2017).
The event features: "Regatta on the Estuary" : sailboat races from Pauillac, Gigantic "vide-grenier", Street music and dances, a lamb cooking competition, etc..
The Spring Gerb'Ode FestivalJ F M A M J J A S O N D
June 9th, 10th and 11th 2017
"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.
Les Epicuriales - Gastronomical Festival of BordeauxJ F M A M J J A S O N D
The linden shaded Avenue de Tourny of Bordeaux transform itself in the biggest open air restaurant of the world.
The animations include free cooking classes.
Dates: June 9th to 24th 2017
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.
"Côte de Bordeaux" Wine Appelation Open HouseJ F M A M J J A S O N D
- ancient cars show and rally - one of the biggest of the south west France
- 30 wineries are opening their doors for visits and tastings
- free 30 minutes oenology classes
Dates: June 3rd and 4th 2017
Pauillac Gironde Estuary CruisesJ F M A M J J A S O N D
each Saturday and Sunday from the end of May to the end of August. The cruises are offered: on Saturdays, from June 3rd to June 24th at 2:30 pm and Mondays, Thursdays and Sundays from July 3rd to August 31st at 2:30 pm 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!
Bordeaux River FestivalJ F M A M J J A S O N D
The last day of the festival is dedicated to the Garonne crossing swimming competition that starts at 8am and gathers 150 competitors.
Dates: from May 26th to June3rd 2017
Soulac 1900J F M A M J J A S O N D
Each year in June the town goes, for one weekend, back in time at the beginning of the 20th century.
The event includes "belle epoque" music and dances, an ancient car show, costume displays etc.
Date: June 2nd, 3rd, 4th 2017