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)
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
"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, 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
FICB Congress : CANCELLED
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.