Great fall events in France

St Martin-de-Valamas Guillaume Capron/Flickr

St Martin-de-Valamas ©Guillaume Capron/Flickr

Many people say that the best time to visit the beautiful country of France is in September and October. This is the time of the year when the tourists have left, but the weather is still warm, just perfect to make an autumn holiday in France. Besides, there are different events held in France during autumn. So why don’t you make your packages and enjoy some French fall festivals?

Taste some local drinks and foods, discover the works of local artists and have fun with the entire family. Are you interested in some great fall events in France? The Accordion Festival in Tulle, the Seafood Festival in Granville, the Fiesta de Suds in Marseille, the Wine Harvest Festival in Provence and the Jewellery Festival in St Martin-de-Valamas are just five of the best ones.

The Accordion Festival in Tulle

This year will be held the 19th edition of this annual festival. The Accordion Festival in Tulle is also known as the Nuits de Nacre. It will take place between the 13th and 16th of September. If you love music, especially the one played by accordion, this event is a must for you. With famous musicians invited, the festival is very popular among both local people and visitors.

The Seafood Festival in Granville

More than 15 regional chefs will demonstrate their cooking prowess this year, too. The Seafood Festival of Granville, Normandy is a very popular fall event. It will occur on the 29th and 30th of September, at the Halles de Granville. The event will bring you the best variety of Norman seafood. If you are a gourmet traveler, looking for an excellent fall destination, Granville is the place to go.

Granville ho vista nina volare/Flickr

Granville ©ho vista nina volare/Flickr

The Fiesta de Suds in Marseille

Do you love music and concerts? Well, in this case you must attend the fantastic Fiesta de Suds held between the 19th and 31st of October. During the eight days and nights of the famous festival you can watch four concerts every night, including soul, rock, reggae, electro and others, even the sounds of Brazil and Africa. This way you can discover various cultures and music.

Marseille beach Nouhailler/Flickr

Marseille beach ©Nouhailler/Flickr

The Wine Harvest Festival in Provence

Wine and gastronomy are always very attractive for tourists, especially if they are accompanied by parades and an outstanding motorbike rally. If you are also interested in wine and foods, attend the fantastic Wine Harvest Festival in Tarascon, Provence. The event will take place this year on the 6th and 7th of October. Make yourself an unforgettable autumn experience and have fun at Tarascon!

The Jewellery Festival in St Martin-de-Valamas

Have you ever heard of jewellery festivals? In case you are attracted by glamorous jewels, attend the amazing Jewellery Festival in St Martin-de-Valamas, Ardeche. As the major part of French jewels is created in the Boutieres Region, it is obvious that the area presents its best products with a great event. The festival will be held on the 15th and 16th of September 2013.

St Martin-de-Valamas Guillaume Capron/Flickr

St Martin-de-Valamas ©Guillaume Capron/Flickr

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