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Terra Vinea

Category:Food and Wine Activity month: J F M A M J J A S O N D

Terra Vinea is a 80 meters underground wine cellar/showroom and a Mediterranean civilization museum.
The visit is followed by the tasting of Languedoc region wines.

Web Site:www.terra-vinea.com
Address:11490 Portel-des-Corbières
Phone:04 68 48 64 90

Canal Cruise

Category:River Cruises Activity month: J F M A M J J A S O N D

A 1 1/2 hour cruise on the Canal du Midi and Junction Channel on board of the replica of a 19th century barge. Available from mid April until November 1st.

Web Site:www.lacapitane.fr
Address:Ginestas, Aude
Phone:06 78 99 94 51

World Kitesurfing And Windsurfing Championship

Category:Sporting Events Activity month: J F M A M J J A S O N D

Since 1996, the event of Leucate has become the first kitesurfing and windsurfing event in France and has established itself as the international reference event in these disciplines.
Dates: April 11th to 17th 2017.

free thing to do
Web Site:www.mondial-du-vent.com
Address:LEUCATE - LA FRANQUI - Seafront
Phone:

Gourmet trails in Clape vineyards

Category:Food and Wine Activity month: J F M A M J J A S O N D

Date: May 21st 2017(starting at 10:30am)

Web Site:www.la-clape.com/
Address: La Clape, 11100 Narbonne
Phone:04 68 65 15 60

Fontfroide Abbey Flower Festival

Category:Town/City Festival Activity month: J F M A M J J A S O N D

Each year since 2003 Fontfroide Abbey host during one weekend in May the Flower Festival.
The festival bringings together producers of plants, trees and flowers, craftsmen, and features many other attractions, all related to the garden and nature.
Date: May 6th, 7th et 8th 2017 from 10am to 6pm

Web Site:www.fontfroide.com
Address:Fontfroide Abbey
Phone:

The Organ Music Festival of Narbonne

Category:Concerts Activity month: J F M A M J J A S O N D

Held every year in the months of June, July and August the Organ Music Festival of Narbonne takes place in the Saint Just and Saint Pasteur Cathedral of the city and features organ players from all over the world. It is a free entrance event. For schedule of events check out the web site.

free thing to do
Web Site:www.les-orgues-de-narbonne.com
Address:Narbonne
Phone:06 08 06 22 24

Old Trades Feast - Fête des vieux métiers d'antan

Category:Medieval Festival Activity month: J F M A M J J A S O N D

The feast takes place in the courtyard of Fontfroide Abbey.
Weapons workshop, medeival calligraphy, cooking, pottery and falconry shows etc.
June 3rd, 4th and 5th 2017

Web Site:http://www.fotfroide.com
Address:Fontfroide Abbey, Aude
Phone:04 68 45 11 08

Music Festival at Fontfroide Abbey

Category:Concerts Activity month: J F M A M J J A S O N D

Since 2005 each July Fontfroide Abbey hosts in July the "Festival Musique et Histoire pour un Dialogue Interculturel" - The Music and History Festival. The concerts take place in the refectory or the abbatial church.
Dates: July 15th to 19th 2017

Web Site:www.fontfroide.com/ix-festival-musique-et-histoire-avec-jordi-savall
Address:ABBAYE DE FONTFROIDE - RD 613, 11100 NARBONNE
Phone:04 68 45 50 47

Olive Tree Festival

Category:Food and Wine Activity month: J F M A M J J A S O N D

The festival takes place in the village of Bize-Minervois and includes a farmer's market with the best products of the region: cheese, honey, meats of the Black Mountain, Lucques olives, olive oil and many others delights of Cathar country. For the occasion, the cooperative "Oulibo" welcomes visitors for tours of the oil mill, introductions to olive oil tasting and a tour of the "Odyssée de l’Olivier".
Date: July 30th, 2017

free thing to do
Web Site:www.destinationsuddefrance.com
Address:Bize-Minervois, Aude
Phone:

Leuc Medieval Festival

Category:Medieval Festival Activity month: J F M A M J J A S O N D

Dates: July 22nd and 23rd 2017

Web Site:combatmedievalroland.wix.com/la-mesnie-
Address:Leuc, Aude
Phone:

Orchid Fair at Fontfroide Abbey

Category:Town/City Festival Activity month: J F M A M J J A S O N D

During 3 days in October Fontfroide Abbey hosts the Orchid Fair.
The fair features displays of rare and collectible orchids, an orchid market and other animations around this flower.
Date: October 6th to 8th 2017

Web Site:www.fontfroide.com
Address:Fontfroide Abbey
Phone:33 (0)4 68 45 11 08

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