Saone et Loire Culture and Events
Charolais Market, St Christophe-en-Brionnais
Every Wednesday late morning to afternoon sees the largest Charolais cattle market in France. Market hall sells prime Charolais beef. Restaurants serve speciality foods such as pot au feu and steaks. Contact the Marie for guided visits
L'Ete des Portraits, Bourbon-Lancy
22 July – 28 October 2018
Festival when this pretty spa town becomes one big portrait gallery with over 1500 photographs.
Nuit de la Gargouille, Autun
At 21.30, on 18, 21, 24, 29, 30 July and 2, 5, 6, 7, 9 August 2018
Medieval playlets and musical sketches with son et lumiere held at St Lazare Cathedral. More information from Autun Tourist Office, tel (00 33) 3 85 86 80 38
Festival du Boeuf, Charolles
1 - 2 December 2018
Held in the Parc des Expositions, there are cattle shows, competitions, tastings and more. Contact the Tourist Office, tel (00 33) 3 85 24 05 95
Please check precise details and dates with event organisers before making your holiday and travel arrangements.