Fête du biquet aux Essarts

Flea market, Market, Flea markets, fairs and markets in Les Essarts
  • The traditional "Fête du biquet", which is held on the last weekend of April, is rooted in a tradition that goes back to the Napoleonic period. At that time and in order to feed his troops, Napoleon had the goats of the village of Essarts requisitioned.

  • Fête du biquet at Les Essarts. Various activities throughout the day: old tractor parade, activities around the village tufa oven, flea market (booking required). Refreshments and sausages, French fries... 12pm: traditional meal (reservation required, 02 54 72 47 79), including biquet en pot prepared in the village oven, with a folk show by the "Festiloir" troupe from Montoire-sur-le-loir. Musical entertainment in the morning and during the meal by the "La Banda Jean" troupe.
  • Rates
  • Other
    From 35 €
  • On April 28, 2024