Major events

Check out the calender
of major events hosted in Loire Forez. Trust us, they’re worth coming for. Music lovers and gourmet foodies, do not miss these events designed with you in mind. Check out the programme!


Grands événements Journées de la Fourme Montbrison - Loire Forez

Events calendar

If you’re passing by or just fancy visiting the mountains or plain of Loire Forez, don’t forget to check the day-to-day programme of events.  Take your pick from our events calender for the coming evening, the weekend, or the following week.


Activités Agenda - Loire Forez


Don’t leave Loire Forez without trying our specialities: Fourme de Montbrison cheese, patia (potatoes in cream), or boudin d’herbe (blood sausage made with vegetables and herbs). Choose your restaurant, brasserie, pizzeria or crêperie and book your table. Your tastebuds won’t regret it.


Couverts et table dressés en restaurant - Loire Forez

Going out

No more evenings in front of the telly. Here in Forez, you can make up for lost time by going out for a drink, to a nightclub, to see a show or why not a film. With friends or family, your evening out will be a perfect moment of straightforward togetherness.


En soirée Cabaret - Loire Forez

For children

Not easy to keep the little ones entertained, but Loire Forez is here to help! There’s something to suit every taste and age group. Your children will be thrilled with the bowling alley, museums, treetop adventure trail or horseriding experience.


Activités pour les enfants - Loire Forez

Bad-weather activities

Rain, fog, wind… against all expectations, bad weather is stopping you from going out… So this is your chance to discover a host of indoor activities available in Loire Forez.


Activités par mauvais temps - Loire Forez

Culture and heritage

Characterful villages, religious heritage, châteaux, castles, museums, etc. Loire Forez is home to an outstanding heritage of wonders and well-kept secrets! Discover our cultural activities and the local craftsmanship!


Culture et Patrimoine Collégiale Montbrison - Loire Forez

Nature and sports

Fancy a new sporting challenge in the great outdoors? Venture into the world of nature sports in Loire Forez, with via ferrata trails, paragliding or orienteering. You’ll find just the right activity to help you push your boundaries or just enjoy the experience.


Sport Nature Rocher de l'Olme - Loire Forez

Water and relaxation

Work, the kids… take time out for yourself and reconnect with your senses! Take a dip in a swimming pool, laze at a lakeside, rent out a boat, or book a spa or jacuzzi just for your own private use, and finish in style with a relaxing massage.


Eau Détente Paddock Usson en Forez - Loire Forez

Markets and local producers

Good food is great, but it’s even better when it’s locally-sourced in Forez. Come and meet our local producers any day of the week at the markets of Loire Forez where you can sample their delicious produce: Fourme de Montbrison cheese, honey, wine, oil, coffee, craft beer, and so on.


Marchés Producteurs Montbrison - Loire Forez