Nothing like the Open House Day of the chateau of Bordeaux to pay tribute to their heritage. These events include wine tastings, guided tours, various festivities and ephemeral restaurants.
Enjoy the Open House Day to visit the Bordeaux Castles
The Open House Day are held regularly in castles and appellations of the region. The list is available from the Tourist Offices. The very popular Wine Festival of Bordeaux takes place every other year in June, along the banks of the Garonne, the ideal place to discover local wines or attend a tasting course. The pass-tastings are available online or at the Tourist Office.
Live and find the many animations in Gironde
Don't miss the parade of the famous brotherhood of wines of Saint-Emilion: the Jurade. The Jumping de Blaye is also an event not to be missed when one is passionate about horses. Created in 1977 by 2 French, the Jumping de Blaye was then a training competition composed of about fifty riders. Since then, this contest has grown to become a 2 star international competition.