The international wine and spirits trade fair, Vinexpo, is being held in Bordeaux from 18 to 21 June 2017. For the occasion, La Cité du Vin is opening its doors in the evening on Sunday 18 June, from 7.30pm, for a special evening in the colours of Spain. Shuttles will be running from the Exhibition Centre at Bordeaux-Lac to La Cité du Vin.
In less than a week, La Cité du Vin will present its first major temporary exhibition, "Bistro! From Baudelaire to Picasso". From March 17th to June 21st 2017, discover some one hundred works which combine traditional media with photography and cinema.
From Friday 24 to Sunday 26 of February, La Cité du Vin invites you to travel to Italy for a weekend, to the terroirs of Conegliano Valdobbiadene to discover Prosecco Superiore, a great DOCG (Controlled and Guaranteed Designation of Origin) sparkling wine produced in the region of Veneto. Tastings, a DJ mix, a conference, a film and a brunch will provide the opportunity to discover the cultural riches of a unique wine-producing region.
On March 17 will start « Bistro! From Baudelaire to Picasso », the first temporary exhibition of La Cité du Vin. Containing around a hundred works, the aim of this exhibition is to highlight the essential role played by cafés, bistrots and convivial spaces in artistic creation and in society generally, from the 18th century until mid-20th century.
You can now book your tickets for our Austrian Terroir Weekend. From Friday 16 to Sunday 18 December 2016, La Cité du Vin will be sporting the colours of Austria for a weekend and is inviting you on the trip. In the run-up to Christmas, in a friendly and festive atmosphere, take off for a discovery of Austrian vineyards and their iconic wines!