Fete de la Gastronomie 2017. Info, program, what to do and see

WHERE: France
WHEN: 22 – 25 September 2017

The French, as we know, are a people extremely attached to their traditions. If the discussion should then shift to the kitchen, then the nationalistic sentiment becomes even more heated.

French cuisine, moreover, is renowned throughout the world, with a culinary tradition that has ancient origins. Thanks to the attention of the raw materials, expertly processed and presented by the greatest Chefs, the French Gastronomy was awarded the prestigious Unesco prize.

Moreover, the French cuisine is considered a true form of art, with a special ritual. From the preparation of the table to the presentation in the style of the dishes; without, of course, forgetting the famous French wine, the pride of a country that is always proud of its origins.

Fete de la Gastronomie

In this context, the event is part, an event that celebrates the French gastronomic tradition. A review that arose in 2011, at the dawn of the prestigious UNESCO recognition, on the initiative of Frédéric Lefebvre (Secretary of State for Trade, Crafts, Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises, Tourism, Services, Freelancers and Consumers). The event took place on a single date, January 4, 2011. Success and adherence went beyond expectations.

The gastronomy festival, takes place, as usual, during the third weekend of September. Objectives of the event are the promotion of the territory and the development of the landscape riches of France. Celebrate the French culinary richness. Make the kitchen accessible to everyone. And finally, promoting gastronomy, as a tool for economic, regional and national development.

The fete de la gastronomie 2017 is also a great popular festival where individuals and professionals can meet and exchange information, knowledge and techniques. All of this, including picnics, banquets, tastings of typical products.


On the official website, from this link, it is possible to find the list and the programs of the various activities during the Fete de la Gastronomie 2017. Tours, tastings, cook-shows and much more, await you from Carcasonne, in Paris