October Events in Provence, 2017 Fall Festivals and More
Contributor blog post by Ashley Tinker:
Octobre en Provence
With the grape harvest long done due to a very dry summer, locals are concentrating on the olive harvest this month. You’ll drive by olive groves and see wooden ladders hidden among the trees. Furthermore, the olives vertes cassées made by many people still at home have appeared in supermarkets and every store. Due to the dry weather, the harvest will be smaller this year.
…Continue reading here for details on a busy October in Provence. Avignon hosts contemporary art (Parcours de l’Art) and a blues festival. There is a festival dedicated to gourds Fête de la Courge in Rians, a not to be missed mushroom festival in Saint Trinit and much more.
Via:: Curious Provence