Every season has a gourmet festival to tempt you to le Pilat. And every week, there are more tha, 25 markets and fairs in the village squares.
Marché aux vins d'Ampuis
60 winemakers and merchants unveil over 200 wines: Côte-Rôtie, Condrieu, Saint-Joseph, Cornas, Hermitage, Saint-Péray and Croze-Hermitage. Venture out and feast your eyes on the authentic gourmet specialities at fifteen stands selling local produce.
Friday: 11am – 7pm. Saturday – Monday: 9am – 7pm.
Website : http://www.marche-aux-vins-ampuis-cote-rotie.com/
Fête de la Pomme
The ultimate event to get your hands on some Pilat apples from the sector’s producers in Virieu old town. Regional produce is also available in the market hall. Fair and entertainment all over the area.
Quartier de Virieu et rues de Pélussin
Tel 04 74 87 62 02
94ème Marché aux Vins
Soak up the atmosphere as fifty or so winemakers from the northern Côtes du Rhône and the Loire introduce their wines for you to taste: Saint-Joseph, Condrieu, Côtes-Rôties, Cornas and more.
Founded in 1923 by Mathieu Paret, Chavanay Wine Market in the Pilat has become a regional institution. It is always held in the second weekend of December.
Salle polyvalente Marcel Favier
Tel 04 74 87 07 75
Vin et Rigotte en fête
Condrieu welcomes visitors for another Wine and Rigotte Festival on May 1st.
Feast your eyes and tickle your tastebuds throughout the day in a warm and friendly environment.
Explore the history of a unique and ancient land at the wine tasting in the Arbuel hall.
Goat farmers await in the marquee to introduce you to their star product: Rigotte de Condrieu.
Find hidden treasures at the fruit market. Your every whim is catered for: sweet, savoury, something for everyone! Tastebud tingling jam, snails, cold meats, artisan honey and more.
Place du Marché aux Fruits
Tel 04 74 59 50 38
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