Now in its 26th year, Fête de la Crêpe brings two days of buttery, paper-thin crêpes and galettes along with traditional music and dancing, picturesque Gourin. www.facebook.com/fetedelacrepegourin
It doesn’t get much better than tasting locally grown oysters in the open air at Foire aux Huîtres against the scenic backdrop of the Étang de Thau, washed down with a glass of local Picpoul. Entertainment abounds with street performers, music and plenty of dancing.
For 47 years, the city of Metz has dedicated two weeks during August to celebrating the harvest of the Mirabelle plum. Expect an open-air party with markets, concerts, tastings, parades and the election of the Mirabelle Queen.