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
Pipe Organ Concerts at Saint André CathedralJ F M A M J J A S O N D
For program check out their website.
Pipe organ concerts take place also on Wednesdays at the Saint Croix Abbey and Thursdays at Saint Michel Basilica.
In Cadillac at CadillacJ F M A M J J A S O N D
Of course it is the place where Lamothe-Cadillac, the founder of the city of Detroit was born.
To celebrate its American connections the town of Cadillac dedicates a festival to the famous Cadillac cars.
Animations include music, dances, Cadillac rides etc.
Dates: the last weekend of August
"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.
Cape and Sword FestivalJ F M A M J J A S O N D
Dates: August 5th and 6th 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.
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".
27th National Horse JumpingJ F M A M J J A S O N D
Dates: August 13th to 15th 2016
Cazeneuve Castle is situated in the village of Préchac some 60 km (37 mi) southeast of Bordeaux.
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!
Saint-Macaire Medieval FestivalJ F M A M J J A S O N D
Date: August 27th 2016
Wine Tasting at "Maison du Tourisme et du Vin" in PauillacJ F M A M J J A S O N D
* First wine tasting is Friday July 15th