Experience the highlights of the vineyard
Introduce yourself to wine tasting at the University of Suze-la-Rousse, in the Rhône Valley, and benefit from the clear explanations and well-organized approach of a wine expert. Over a weekend of wine tasting you will explore the diversity of different wine types from all the various regions.
The opening of the vin jaune or yellow wine, in the Jura region, is a special experience, just like the wine it is celebrating. This wine festival, on the first weekend in February, attracts 40,000 visitors, with 70 winemakers offering wine tastings of their own produce in a festive atmosphere.
The Medoc Marathon, an internationally renowned race, takes place in the vineyards of Medoc, preferably in fancy dress! Tastings of famous Bordeaux wines, shows and fireworks are some of the events offered at the most original athletic event in the world, which takes place on 8 and 10 September 2017.
Introduce yourself to the tasting of the famous grand cru wines of Bordeaux during an exceptional weekend with more than 110 winemakers, who will introduce you to two vintages of their great wines on 20 and 21 May 2017. A chance to visit the Cité du Vin theme park and the Bordeaux vineyards …
Between 20 000 and 40 000 visitors are expected during the Saint-Vincent Tournante 2018, which will take place in the Saint-Véran wine district on 27 and 28 January. This festival is the showcase event in the Burgundy wine region and brings together all villages of the AOC for a traditional parade and wine tastings.