Promaude, a unique country fair experience in Lézignan-Corbières !
Every year, during the Pentecost weekend, in the shade of the pine trees, you can come and discover many regional products and wines as well as a wide range of amusing and original events. This major showcase for the terroir and savoir-faire of the Aude, invites you to come and enjoy, in a festive atmosphere, all the riches the department has to offer. Other than presenting the terroir’s products, lo País catar festeja ! lots of events are organized.
Promaude (http://www.promaude.net/) is :
The art of gourmandise: lots of products are offered by the local producers for your enjoyment: cheese, wine, honey, ice-cream, traditionally-made confectionery, bread and traditional pastry, foie gras, etc. German and Belgian partners are also present with their specialities for you to taste.
A children’s paradise: donkey and pony riding, merry-go-rounds, inflatable and wooden games, the not to be missed mini farm with live animals; the “discovery” workshops, allowing you to get acquainted with several trades through educational and amusing activities.
Art and matter: artists and craftspeople will make you discover their techniques and creations: wrought iron craftsmen, blacksmiths, (los faures, los fabres: Faure and Fabre are two widespread family names in the Languedoc), marble workers, potters (los terralhièrs), glassblowers, etc.
Art of celebrating: brass bands, Occitan orchestras, street performances, etc. These will all give some extra rhythm to your visit. And to top it all off, equestrian shows and canine demonstrations are also scheduled during the four days the event lasts.
Explore the ‘village of energy and eco-construction’ which will give you ideas for your future projects.
And for the pleasure of your eyes and taste buds, Promaude (http://www.promaude.net/) offers you, with its traditional restaurants and fast-food caterers, « los manja-lèu made in Corbières Minervois », presented by the local producers.