Cultural, sports or wine tourism, Epernay hosts several key events throughout the year. We invite you to come and share an unforgettable stay in the heart of the Champagne vineyards!
Who says Epernay, says… champagne! For a total immersion in the heart of our authentic and singular terroir, do not miss the annual edition ofSpirit of Champagnein June. This sparkling event in Epernay offers you the opportunity to meet the producers (tastings, workshops, demonstrations or tours). You can even extend the experience over 3 days by participating in the Fascinant Week-end Vignobles & Découvertes a program of quality activities, close to the vineyard and the winemaker.
To complete a stay placed under the sign of wine tourism, other original events await you, such as the Picnic in Champagne or Nature’s Aperitifs ! The White picnic of July 14th will give you a taste of the Champagne art of living, in the remarkable setting of the gardens of the Town Hall and the Champagne Wine and regional Archaeology Museum.
Wine tourism events
If you are visiting Epernay around September, take part in the effervescence of the harvest! Thanks to the experience Vendangeurs d’un jour experience, you will have the opportunity to participate in hand picking at least once in your life. An enriching and very convivial day.
The Capital of Champagne also shines with its great cultural events. Every year, in mid-December, Epernay puts on itsHabits de Lumière. During a festive weekend, the avenue de Champagne comes alive with fireworks, artistic installations, sound and light shows, street performances, musical entertainment and champagne bars. A must for a romantic weekend!
What if we celebrated the beautiful days? The festival “Voi(x) là l’été!” gives pride of place to the voice in all its forms during the month of July: sung, told, read, and even evoked. What’s on the agenda? Concerts, musical animations, tales or street shows. Free, the festival is accessible to all ages, ideal for a family stay.
Strong sensations in the vineyard
And for thrill seekers, the Rallye Epernay Vins de Champagne is a major sporting event. Every year at the beginning of April, it sees modern competition vehicles and historic competition vehicles compete through the vineyards. Several thousands of spectators take advantage of the event to visit Epernay and its Champagne hillsides for a day with friends or family!