In 2023, the wonderful Alsace Wine Route celebrates its 70th anniversary ! Come and take part to the festivities with a wild range of animations and events all year long. 

Festival Décibulles Alsace©Laurent Khram Longvixay
©Laurent Khram Longvixay

4 not-to-be-missed festivals in Alsace

The first rays of summer sunshine mark the great return of festival season in Alsace! On the programme: big headliners, loads of new artists to discover, eclectic line-ups, and music-loving festivalgoers!

Festival de la Foire aux Vins d'Alsace©Benoit Facchi

The Alsace Wine Fair, the most eclectic

An essential stop on your summer tour, the Alsace Wine Fair festival features a programme brimming with surprises. For ten days, the festival pulses to the sound of exceptional shows with its programme of top-notch headliners. With music and concerts alongside a wine trade fair, this original concept makes for a not-to-be-missed festival celebrating both the music and famous wines of Alsace!

Embark for the wine fair
©Guillaume Chauvin

The Musica festival, the most contemporary

Enjoy the Indian summer atmosphere at Musica, a prestigious festival dedicated to contemporary music. The two-week festivities include more than 30 events featuring contemporary works of the 20th and 21st centuries.

Every year, this must-see event highlights creations by both young talents and established composers. Whether you're new to the music scene, a curious listener, or a genuine musicophile, there's room for everyone in the crowd at Musica to discover one of France's major festivals dedicated to contemporary music.

Move to the beat at Musica
Festival Décibulles©Emilie Fux

Décibulles festival, the coolest

In the heart of the lush green Villé Valley, the Décibulles festival is the largest outdoor event in Alsace. Held in the middle of July, this festival puts on a full range of sounds, combining genres for a comprehensive programme that includes national and international headliners alongside bands from the local scene. This event has become an essential summer festival known for its rhythmic and friendly atmosphere.

Have a blast at Décibulles
Festival International de Colmar©Bernard Fruhinsholz

The Colmar International Festival, the most virtuoso

Lend an ear to classical music at the Colmar International Festival! Named one of the ten best festivals in Europe by the New York Times, the world-renowned Colmar International Festival is a masterful celebration of classical music.

Enthusiasm, originality, and artistic expertise are at the core of this festival. Elite musicians and ensembles grace the comprehensive programme from artistic director Vladimir Spivakov with his international aura. Every year, the sounds of the most brilliant performers of the current classical scene fill the town of Colmar. Come and enjoy this surprising musical adventure.

2022 edition cancelled

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