Summer in Auvergne is filled with fairs paying tribute to local products and local artisans. Soak up the wonderful, friendly atmosphere of the Auvergne’s rural festivals!
Charroux, a “Most Beautiful Village” hosts an artist and artisan fair the first Sunday of August. In the town of Les Estables on the first weekend in June, discover the “Fête du Fin Gras”, honoring the AOC beef fin gras du Mézenc. The Col du Beal in the Livradois-Forez celebrates the blueberry during their annual “Fête de la Myrtille” on August 15th. In mid-September, discover the cornet de Murat, a cone pastry, during the festival in the town of the same name.