What's On

Did you know that a festival is celebrated in Sarlat almost every month of the year?

Did you know that you can watch most of them for free from the windows of La Liberté Studio?

Below is a list Sarlat's main events and festivals:

SARLAT FARMERS' MARKET takes place on the square outside your window every Wednesday and Saturday with an artisan market also taking place along Rue de la République every Saturday. Watch the video HERE

Many of Sarlat's cultural events take place on and around Place de la Liberté and street entertainers perform on Place de la Liberté during July and August so you have a spectacular bird's eye view of most of Sarlat's events, entertainment and the famous Sarlat Market from your apartment window!

If you are looking to plan your trip to Sarlat to coincide with a particular event or if you would like more detailed information on Sarlat's calendar of events then please contact us or you can visit the Sarlat Tourist Information Office website.


Fête de la Truffe (Truffle Festival): January - Regardez le vidéo / watch the video HERE 

Fest'Oie (Goose Fair): March For more information click HERE

Carnaval de Sarlat (Sarlat Carnival): March

Pâques (Easter): La chasse aux oeufs (Easter Egg Hunt) on Easter Monday for 2,000 multi-coloured goose eggs hidden throughout the town! Will you be lucky????

Journees du Terroir: May two day market on the square with local produce. For more information click HERE 

La Ringueta: May/June (even years only) celebration with traditional games. For more information click HERE

Fête de la Musique: 21 June - National Music Day with live music on the square and throughout the town

Bastille Day: 14 July - National Holiday with fireworks, live music on the square and celebrations

Festival des Jeux du Théâtre (Theatre Festival): July/August : One of France's oldest theatre festivals with open-air theatres throughout the town. Programme HERE

Street Performers: Throughout July and August - Sarlat gets lively! Regular performances on the square and other locations throughout the town. Watch them from the windows of La Liberté Studio!!

Journées du Patrimoine: September Sarlat is beautifully lit up by 10,000 candles! Live music on the square and various heritage events and spectacles around the town.

Journées du Goût et de la Gastronomie: September  Discover a weekend of gastronomy and entertainment. Watch the video HERE

Festival du Film de Sarlat (Sarlat Film Festival): November

Marché de Noël (Christmas Market): December Over 70 artisan stalls  with food, drink, music and an ice-skating rink!

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