Festivals and Cultural Seasons

1. Vochora Festival of Music

This music festival taking place in Tournon sur Rhône, Tain l’Hermitage and some municipalities in the northern parts of Ardèche and Rhone Valley was first established in 1998. This festival is ‘vocal and musical’ in nature.

2. Shakespeare Festival

During the month of July, Tournon Castle is transformed into an Elizabethan theater where the Shakespeare Festival is held. The festival features theatrical performances, creative workshops, concerts, and artistic meetings.

3. National Festival of Humorists

If you believe laughter is the best medicine, be sure to attend this festival. It is held by the end of August. This festival offers hilarious and crazy comedy shows. It offers various forms of humor that you will truly enjoy.

4.Bach Festival

This musical festival is held in the first week of August on St. Donat. This music fest features Bach’s music in time.

5. Onion Fair

This activity is an important part of Tournon’s culture as this is celebrated for over 700 years. Thousands of exhibitors participate in this onion fair.