The Fantastic Picnic... you’ll be addicted after a weekend in Beaune and Pays Beaunois!

Romantic, chic, bucolic … Burgundy’s picnics have been proving for several years now that they really are FAN-TAS-TIC. Celebrating the Festival of Gastronomy in Burgundy means toasting great tastes, enjoying a fine wine produced just a few miles away to accompany delicious cheeses. And finally, it's a festive atmosphere: a moment you really must share ... out on the grass or sat down at the table. The Fantastic Picnic ... you're sure to become addicted!

"The Taste of Hereabouts" rustic lunch by the producers from Pays Beaunois 

You can't get more local than this outdoor lunch on Sunday 15 September. Producers from Pays Beaunois share with you their passion for their work and fantastic products. If you believe in buying local, this event is for you. It takes place at Place Madeleine on 15 September 2019 from 10.00 am.

Discover Japan

Immerse yourself in the vineyards of Pernand-Vergelesses over the weekend of 14 and 15 September to discover the fusion of cuisine mixing French and Japanese traditions. Different stalls offer options you’ll love: picnic, cooking classes for children, tasting of wines from the estate. And all this in front of the Corton-Charlemagne vineyards.

Tasting in the cellar with appetisers at Prosper Maufoux in Santenay

Maison Prosper Maufoux invites you to discover 6 Burgundy wines with appetisers on Saturday 14 September and Sunday 15 September from 11.00 am to 12.30 pm.

Crémant de Bourgogne and gingerbread

Why not use the weekend of 14 and 15 September to discover the secrets of Crémant de Bourgogne? Veuve Ambal opens the doors of its production site to show you how Crémant is made. Not to mention enjoying a tasting of Crémant with iced gingerbread!

Exotic picnic at Château de Sainte Sabine

This year, there’s a Mexican atmosphere for the Fantastic Picnic at Château de Sainte Sabine. This giant picnic takes place in the Château’s 8 ha park, at the water's edge overlooking the village of Châteauneuf. It's marvellous. Another wonder awaits you – chocolates from the Purokao chocolate factory.

Rustic Day in Fontenay

Fontenay Abbey welcomes you for a friendly moment around a market of local producers and entertainment that makes for a memorable Sunday in the countryside. Come and share this happy moment from 10.00 am.