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For this special edition, the 100 years, which takes place from October 30 to November 11, 2021, gastronomy will be honored as the common thread of all events.

While retaining the ingredients that made the success and reputation of the Dijon Fair. Dijon metropolis and the city of Dijon participate, as every year, in this major economic event in the Bourgogne-Franche-Comté region. The stand, located at the entrance to the fair on the Grand Dukes of the West side, presents “Let’s design the future of Dijon metropolis together: united, ecological and radiant”, the opportunity to discover the metropolitan territory, made up of 23 municipalities and his ambitious plans.

AN EXHIBITION-DOSSIER AT THE MUNICIPAL ARCHIVES On the program from October 30 to November 11

Take up the “Bike Challenge”, and off to the metropolis of tomorrow! While pedaling, you can visit the future International City of Gastronomy and Wine or the RESPONSE project in the Fontaine d´Ouche district.
As the inauguration of the Cité internationale de la gastronomie et du vin scheduled for spring 2022 approaches, head to the kitchen area to enjoy tastings, aperitifs and culinary events. At the heart of this forward-looking stand, the “Living Lab” will highlight the evolution of the territory through videos, an interactive model, conferences … You will also discover the new OnDijon application and all its services. This year, a great “Instant Winner” game is being organized and will allow many prizes to be won.

Sunday October 31
10 a.m. / 9 p.m.
(Re) visit of Dijon metropolis with the tourist office and its gourmet workshops – Mustard, blackcurrant, gingerbread …
6 p.m. / 7 p.m.
Aperitif from the Dijon metropolis tourist office

Monday November 1
The Nuits d’Orient festival in residence with creative workshops and tastings.
10 a.m. / 10:30 a.m.
Dance demonstration by the Luna del Oriente
10:30 am / 11:30 am
Tasting of tea and oriental pastries
2:30 p.m. / 3:30 p.m.
Dance demonstration by the Luna del Oriente
3:30 p.m. / 6 p.m.
Continuous creative workshop of paper lanterns
6 p.m. / 7 p.m.
Aperitif: discovery of Dijon wines

Tuesday, November 2
10 a.m. / 9 p.m.
Animation around La Dijonnaise, Dijon water to taste with ODIVEA
6 p.m. / 7 p.m.
Aperitif: discovery of Dijon wines

Wednesday November 3
10 am / 8 pm
Meeting with the Municipal Credit
2 p.m. / 6 p.m.
Dijon metropolis and its bees, it’s a matter of the heart – Discovery of Dijon honey with a beekeeper

Thursday, November 4
2 p.m. / 5 p.m.
The meetings of the National Health Nutrition Plan (PNNS) with the health service of the city of Dijon – Culinary demonstrations, exchanges …
6 p.m. / 8 p.m.
Exploration of the Climates of Burgundy

Friday November 5
10 am / 8 pm
Come and meet DiviaMobilités
10:30 am / 5:00 pm
Everything you always wanted to know about Dijon wines – Discovery, discussions, tastings …

Saturday 6 November
10 a.m. / 4 p.m.
The future Cité internationale de la gastronomie invites itself to the gastronomic fair – Discovery, discussions, demonstration …

Sunday November 7
2 p.m. / 6 p.m.
Take part in the Children’s Forest – A new nature experience to live with the Science and Biodiversity Garden
10 am / 8 pm
Come and meet DiviaMobilités
6 p.m. / 7 p.m.
Aperitif: discovery of Dijon wines

Monday, November 8
10 a.m. / 3 p.m.
1,2,3 sort – Meeting with sorting ambassadors
10 am / 8 pm
La Dijonnaise, Dijon water to taste with ODIVEA
6 p.m. / 7 p.m.
Aperitif: discovery of Dijon wines

Tuesday, November 9
4 p.m. / 8 p.m.
The central cuisine of Dijon makes its show – Tastings of the recipes of the chefs of the central cuisine of Dijon
6 p.m. / 7 p.m.
Aperitif: discovery of Dijon wines

Thursday November 11
10 am / 8 pm
Come and meet DiviaMobilités
2 p.m. / 6 p.m.
Horizon Paris 2024 – The Olympic disciplines to test
10 a.m. / 12 p.m. and 2 p.m. / 4 p.m.
Bread tasting workshop with Cooking manual (s)

The complete program can be found on and or on the social networks of the city of Dijon and Dijon métropole. Exhibition-dossier “100 years of the Dijon gastronomic fair”

100 years ago, the first fair in Dijon took place. On the occasion of this anniversary, the municipal archives service is presenting an exhibition-dossier to understand the origin and success of this event dear to the people of Dijon.
Exhibition from October 29 to December 31, 2021
Monday to Friday 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and 1:30 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Municipal archives – 91 rue de la Liberté – Dijon
Free admission
Compulsory health pass

Julien Azoulai, Bernard Bertucco Van Damme, Thierry Cari, Pascal Jolliet,
Nicolas Tudort, Greg Vuylsteker, Francine Marie