Category Archives: Celebrations, festivals and concerts

January | Feast of the pig in Besse

Like every year the festival committee organizes its Besse Saint Cochon, food and festivity throughout the day !

February | Cheese and dairy products show (in Paris)

Logo salon du fromage

Sunday 23 to Wednesday 26 February 2014 : The 13th edition of the cheese and dairy products show.

March | The carnaval

Book now your last weekend of March, the festival committee invites you to Nect'Anim Carnival Saint Nectaire !

February | Sancy Snow Jazz

Every year in February the Sancy resonates to the sound of jazz, is the Sancy Snow Jazz.

May | The 'Estive' in Allanche

When sunny days return, the herds leave the firm and return to the mountain. This is estive !

May | Saint Nectaire in Majesty : Medieval Festival

Three days of festivities around the kingdom and its AOP, you visit the weekend of Pentecost (14,15 and 16 may) for this edition 2016 of Saint Nectaire in Majesty.

June | The bog's day in Egliseneuve Entraigues

Bog, Sagne, la morthe, a natural but also cultural heritage. Extracted once as fuel, it is now part of a protected local landscape. The 22 June, the Parc des Volcans d'Auvergne invites you to the feast of peatlands common Egliseneuve Entraigues.

June | Global cheese rounds

Mondial du Fromage Tours

Every year, in the first fortnight of the month of June takes place the world cheese in the Vinci Congress centre in Tours

July | La Godivelle painting competition

Concours de peinture à La Godivelle

Painting at La Godivelle : This contest is free and is open to all, confirmed artists or amateurs, children and adults.

July | La Godivelle vide-grenier

Vide grenier La Godivelle

Appointment made for the annual empty attic, to delight antique dealers, the chineurs but also gourmets who find on-site a stand Saint Nectaire.

July to August | Summer markets (Sunday morning)

See you every Sunday in July and August for the market of Saint Nectaire.

August | Gathering of old tools dealers

Tools Passion organizes its European collection of old tools, where it ? A Saint Nectaire course. When ? In August, specifically the weekend of 15 August, and it is already the sixteenth edition !

August | Feast of the estive Besse

The first Sunday of August herds through the streets of Besse from 9am, They then head to the scenic lake Pavin. Follow the procession…

August | Concerts and Fireworks

A sumptuous setting, a little music, and fireworks ?

September | Heritage Days

A little bit of culture this weekend September with Heritage Days.

October | Party at La Godivelle bogs

Affiche de la 3ème fête des tourbières

Appointment Saturday 15 October 2016 to La Godivelle in the Cézallier for third party bogs (10: 00-17: 00).

December | The Christmas market

See you on Sunday 8 December 2013 for the Christmas market in Saint-Nectaire.