Calendar of main events

This page lists in chronological order the notable events accessible to all our members, organized or proposed by them or by the FICB, likely to interest our brothers and sisters, whatever their geographical location. It also indicates other international events related to vine and wine that may be of interest to our members.


New Wine Festival in Béziers (France)

October 18

Cancelled for health reasons

The Mass in the St Nazaire Cathedral is maintained, and will be followed by the Chapter of the St Andiu Brotherhood


Chapter of La Benichon in Charmey (CH)- Ordre de la Channe

November 7, 2020

world-class festival

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"Beaujolais Nouveau" Celebration

November 3rd thursday worldwide

This festival has existed in France since 1985 but corresponds to an ancient tradition of opening the cellars of monasteries to the people of Saint-Martin, around November 10th. Many events are organized around the world by wine merchants and brotherhoods.


Saint Vincent

January 22nd

Saint Vincent, patron saint of winemakers, is celebrated in many villages in France mainly, generally the week-end following the 22nd of January.


FICB General Assembly

January 30th, Paris



June 3-7th  2021 in Alba,  Langhe-Roero region (Piemonte Italy)

The Congress is organized by the Ordine dei Cavalieri del Tartufo and dei Vini d'Alba. It will be followed by an optional extension in June 7 to 9, with visits to Asti and Turin.

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