Events taking place close to the Yelloh! Village Avignon Parc
The Feria of Nîmes, Avignon's theatre festival and a panoply of other events will be punctuating your stay in the South of France, with great times that you and your family or friends will remember fondly for a long time to come! The Vaucluse really will be taking you on a proper journey of discovery during your holiday at the Yelloh! Village Avignon Parc!
Alterarosa at Avignon's Palais des Papes
Head for the Palais des Papes in Avignon and experience one of France's biggest flower festivals! Book your tickets for the weekend of 8th May and enter a world of roses, the most romantic of all flowers. You'll also be able to get involved in this wonderful project by voting for your favourite rose. Book your tickets as soon as possible!
Further information: be.france.fr
L’Isle-sur-Sorgue annual floating market
Every year, on the first Sunday in August, L’Isle-sur-Sorgue becomes a vast floating market. Come and experience this amazing event and spend a morning admiring the colours and flavours offered by the stand-holders in their traditional Provençal dress. So what makes it so unique? All the stands are in fact the flat bottomed boats typical of the area. Known as "Nego chins", they cross the river from one bank to the other offering customers their locally produced wares. So don't miss this opportunity to enjoy an extraordinary event, but arrive early to be sure to get the best places!
Further information : www.provenceguide.co.uk
The Véraison Festival in Châteauneuf-du-Pape
The "véraison", that vital moment when the grapes being to ripen in the summer heat, the perfect opportunity for a festival rich in fun and entertainment. In the month of August, Châteauneuf-du-Pape goes back to its roots, so come and enjoy its great mediaeval festival. This international event offers plenty to see and do: a fabulous craft market, street shows, puppet theatre... There is something for everyone! And all who enjoy good food will be spoilt for choice with regional produce and wines from the local terroir! So come and lose yourself for a day in the heart of the Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur region.
Further information : www.chateauneuf-du-pape-tourisme.fr