Les Vendanges Etoilées
Every year Cassis celebrates the Les Vendanges Etoilées, a three-day festival dedicated to gastronomy, the art of the table and AOC Cassis wines.
About twenty kilometres from Marseille, you will find the small fishing and yachting port of Cassis. Cassis, an authentic village with an idyllic setting, will welcome more than 50 Michelin starred chefs, renowned chefs and Meilleurs Ouvriers de France who will offer more than 40 culinary demonstrations to visitors as well as cooking and pastry-making lessons for young and old.
During the festival, you will find cooking demonstrations on the Esplanade Charles de Gaulle and pastry demonstrations on the Place Baragnon. Don't miss the artisans and producers' market! About forty passionate exhibitors will be present during the 3 days from 10 am to 7 pm to make you discover their gourmet specialities including truffles, caviar, foie gras, cheeses, honey, jams and many more regional products.
Les Vendanges Etoilées is a unique opportunity to taste exceptional products around the gastronomy of the region and the wine of Cassis of course. The city's restaurateurs also participate by concocting menus based on Cassis wines. Don't miss the big market of craftsmen and producers who offer exceptional products.