Food and Wine festivals in France: Fine wine and fun travel are the perfect combinations for any occasion. For tourists with the opportunity to travel around Europe, a trip to the French food and drink festival can be a delightful adventure.
The best food and wine festivals in France 2022
Taste of Paris
When: May 12-15, 2022
A four-day festival where you can taste some of the most delicious dishes in Paris in small portions, prepared by the chefs themselves in their temporary restaurants. Whether it’s a Michelin star, a trendsetter, or future young stars, the chefs will provide you with an unforgettable gastronomic experience.
Wine Festival in Chablis, Burgundy
When: 22 and 23 October 2022
The Chablis Wine Festival is a spiritual home for wine lovers, professionals, connoisseurs, and novices from all over the world. You can witness the christening of a new harvest, taste wines from around 40 different regional producers, and get lost among the vines.
Toulouse at the table
When: September 2022
In the famous city of Toulouse, you can visit the Toulouse à Table festival and immerse yourself in the cuisine of Southwest France. In addition to the famous Toulouse dishes that weigh down tables (cassoulets or Toulouse sausages), there are many more new and delicious treats to discover. The festival lasts for two weeks, so you have plenty of time to stop by and enjoy the best that Toulouse has to offer.
Bordeaux as an art of living
A three-day festival dedicated to the art of living, gourmet food, and wine from southwest France. Visitors have a unique opportunity to enjoy delicious dishes prepared by famous chefs. You can also browse stands offering regional products and wines at farmers’ and fish markets, enjoy sumptuous nightly banquets, and attend cooking demonstrations and lectures.
First Bordeaux Wine Week
When: June 16 to 19, 2022
The city of Bordeaux will also host, for the first time this year, the Bordeaux Wine Week, bringing together events dedicated to French and international wines and spirits.
Festival Fête du Ventre, Rouen
When: October 2022 The Festival of the Stomach and the Festival of Normandy Gastronomy in Rouen have become gastronomic events in the region not to be missed. The first takes place in the historic center of the city around Place Vieux Marche and Rue Rollon on the third weekend in October.
Local products, which are the gastronomic heritage, the pride, and the joy of the region, are available for tasting and for sale. Apples, cheeses, ciders, meats, dairy products, jams, and sweets await you. Top chefs, artisans, and local producers serve the stalls selling local Normandy delicacies. These two days of celebration are an event not to be missed for gourmets or gourmets.
Rouen – Gastronomy Festival
When: September 2022
The festival of gastronomy also brings the city of Rouen to life. In 2011, following the inscription of the French gastronomic meal on the UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity List, the Festival of Gastronomy was created: events, tastings, direct sales, workshops, and demonstrations.
Les Etoiles de Mougins
When: June 2022
The village of Mougins in the Alpes-Maritimes organizes an international festival entirely dedicated to gastronomy. For three days, the streets and squares of the old village are met by about a hundred French and foreign chefs who come to share their skill and passion with the public.
Parisian Chocolate Fair
When: October and November 2022
Chocolatiers, confectioners, confectioners, and professionals from the chocolate industry, as well as countries of origin, great chefs, designers, and cocoa experts, come together to show the public all the richness of the famous bean.