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What's On in Burgundy 2015?
Dijon international gastronomy Fair
october 30 - November 11
Parc des Expositions, 3 Boulevard de Champagne
Famed for its good food and wine, the town of Dijon will host the International Gastronomy Fair for the 85th year. Over 200,000 visitors are expected, with 580 exhibitors, making this one of the top ranking food fairs in France. This year, Chile is the guest of honour with 22 winegrowers from that country represented.
The fair offers a wide choice for the professional and amateur cook alike. New products in the field of food and wine as well as new trends in home and leisure will be on show. Each year, a foreign country is invited to add a touch of the exotic to the scene.
As Dijon prepares to become Cité International de la Gastronomie, the chefs gather at Le Quartier des Saveurs - there will be cookery demonstrations, competitions amongst the chefs and conferences on wine. For any foodie, it will be a delight for the senses, and the tum.
The Foire Internationale et Gastronomique de Dijon is open from 10.00 - 20.00 with late opening on some selected nights. Entry is 6.20 euros.
00 33(0)380 77 39 00