Menton’s Lemon Festival: A Zesty Au Revoir to Winter!
Contributor blog post by Access Riviera:
Menton on the French-Italian border is blessed with high sunshine hours and it is this climate that supports the growth of citrus fruits, in particular the famous Mentonnais lemon. Each year in February the town celebrates its citrusy wonders by hosting Fête du Citron, literally the Lemon Festival, which is …Continue reading here for details on Menton’s Fête du Citron where 145 tons of citrus fruit are used in floats, displays and sculptures. This year’s festival runs February 13th – March 2nd.
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