The Fête de la Gastronomie 2018 in Paris

The Fête de la Gastronomie is back in Paris on September 21-23, 2018. This national event highlight French gourmet meal that is part of Masterpieces of the Oral and Intangible Heritage of Humanity. Everywhere in France, workshops, dinners, markets and meetings with producers await children and adults for a gourmet weekend full of flavors!

The Fête de la Gastronomie is a great popular celebration bringing together everyone around sharing, exchanging and discovering values thanks to all the actors of the gastronomy sector swinging into action on these special days. This year, the Fête de la Gastronomie will be held from Friday September 21 to Sunday September 23, 2018.

The Fête de la Gastronomie aims at bringing together the whole community of culinary craftsmen and making professionals meet with people, talking about gastronomy, agriculture, fishing.

For this edition 2018, the Fête de la Gastronomie is now called Goût de France and expects to highlight how important our five senses are in the culinary experience with the theme: "taste in all its senses". 

Program of the Fête de la Gastronomie 2018:

Street Food Market at Aérosol

For the Fête de la Gastronomie 2018, food stands gathered within a food market by StreetyFood will take over the place from September 21 to 23, 2018 to discover a quality, varied and original nomadic food. 3 days to discover as many new flavors as possible and make your taste buds dream.

A table for 1000 people in the street in Paris 14th arrondissement

On the occasion of the Fête de la Gastronomie x Goût de France 2018, the République des Hyper Voisins invites Parisians and tourists to a large open-air banquet on Sunday September 23, 2018. This year, 1000 people are invited to seat at the same (huge) table set in the street! Paris longest table, then!

Gourmet guinguette in Auteuil

From September 21 to 23, 2018, head to the village of Auteuil in Paris 16th arrondissement to take part in many entertainments (workshops, games, tasting sessions, plays) and a highly gourmet banquet in the open-air.

Happy Food System at Grands Voisins

On September 22, 2018, at the end of the day, let’s go to Grands Voisins to understand all the issues of a sustainable, human and effective development through a panel and a barbecue-banquet held as part of the Fête de la Gastronomie 2018.

Tasting sessions and demonstrations at Galeries Lafayette

From September 21 to 23, 2018, Galeries Lafayette pay tribute to the richness of the French terroir and culinary heritage. All foodies are expected in the different Galeries Lafayette Gourmet and Maison stores to take part in many free tasting sessions and animations.

Workshops and market of the future at the Fondation GoodPlanet

For the Fête de la Gastronomie 2018, from September 21 to 23, 2018, the Fondation GoodPlanet holds the event “MIAM! #3 Demain dans nos assiettes” [Yummy! #3 Tomorrow in our plates]. Three days focusing on sustainable development and the food’s future through debates, workshops and meetings.

Culinary experiences in Montmartre

On September 21 and 22, 2018, Montmartre is enlivened on the occasion of the Fête de la Gastronomie 2018 and participants can live out a culinary, gourmet and unique experience in several locations in the neighborhood. The first step is held in the Jardins Renoir of the Musée de Montmartre, then, head to Anne is Cooking kitchen and rooftop.

Cooking workshop with youtuber Hervé Cuisine at Bercy Village

On the occasion of the Fête de la Gastronomy 2018, Youtuber Hervé Cuisine expects his fans, gastronomes and curious people at Bercy Village on September 22 from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. for a cooking class. Hervé Cuisine will complete two recipes in front of you and you can even cook with him.

Food Temple at Carreau du Temple

From September 21 to 23, 2018, Carreau du Temple is filled with life for the Fête de la Gastronomie 2018. On the menu of this Food Temple #2, tasting sessions, workshops, banquets, meetings with producers… Everything you need to spend a super-gourmet weekend!

Visit the Paroles de Fromagers dairy and cellar

On the occasion of the Semaine de la Gastronomie [Gastronomy Week] 2018, dairy x cheese bar (yes yes!) Paroles de Fromagers opens its doors to all curious people on September 21 and 22, 2018 from 10:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. for a tour of the dairy and the cheese-ageing cellar, followed by a cheese tasting session.

Discover Jean-Paul Hévin chocolate factory

On September 21 and 22, 2018, French chocolate maker and pastry chef Jean-Paul Hévin opens the doors of his 7th arrondissement-based store to chocolate lovers and all curious people. You’ll learn what you’ve always wanted to know about chocolate (without daring to ask).

Gourmet tasting sessions at L’Eclair de Génie

For the Fête de la Gastronomie 2018, sweet-toothed foodies are expected in L’Eclair de Génie stores in Paris to enjoy the famous éclairs prepared by the pastry chef. To tease you, some of the latest creations of L’Eclair de Génie: raspberry-pistachio éclair, “chouchou” éclair with caramel and coconut and hazelnut praline éclair… We’re dreaming (and drooling)!

Workshops around coffee at Brûlerie Caron

On the occasion of the Fête de la Gastronomie 2018, Brûlerie Caron set rue Notre-Dame de Nazareth in Paris 3rd arrondissement, opens on September 21 and 22, 2018 to all coffee lovers and curious people who’d like to know more about this black gold vital to so many people.

Tasting sessions at Paris Chamber of Commerce

Paris Chamber of Commerce and Industry opens its doors to everyone for the second year in a row on Friday September 21 from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. This day highlighting the French culinary know-how will be entirely dedicated to the discovery of trades, produces and innovative solutions in the universe of gastronomy.

International Gastronomy Village

The Fête de la Gastronomie does not only celebrate French cuisine. On the contrary, at the foot of the Eiffel Tower,from Friday September 21, to Sunday September 23, 2018, the International Gastronomy Village will welcome over 60 countries and their gastronomy including Finland, special guest of this new and third edition.

Manon C.
Last updated on 19 September 2018

Practical information

Opening Time
From 21 September 2018 to 23 September 2018



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