Agricultural competition Abondance

From Saturday 01 to Sunday 02 October 2022

09:00 to 18:00

Location : Plaine d'Offaz et centre du village
  • Concours vaches et fromage Abondance
  • Foire d'automne: concours de vaches et de fromages
  • Foire d'automne Abondance
  • Concours de vache et de fromages
Concours vaches et fromage AbondanceFoire d'automne: concours de vaches et de fromagesFoire d'automne AbondanceConcours de vache et de fromages

Presentation

Rendez-vous in Abondance this weekend for the International Abondance Cheese Fair and the Autumn Fair : big market with many exhibitors. Abondance cow contest and cheese contest. Musical animations.
Saturday and Sunday
Exhibitions under the SIFA marquee
The Syndicat Interprofessionnel du Fromage AOP
Abondance presents :
- The drawings of the primary school Alphabet on
Abondance PDO cheese
- The making of Abondance PDO cheese
- How Vacherin cheese is made
- How to appreciate Abondance cheese
- Berthoud : recipe STG Spécialité Traditionnelle Garantie
- Feeding of the cows : stand with hay,
regain, straw, corn...
touch, smell ...
- Visualisation of a winter ration of a cow
and a summer ration
Under the Berthoud chalet
Demonstration of the Berthoud
Educational farm under the big top
Animals from the farm

Presence of our friends from Plougoulm and Courcelles.

Saturday 1st October
10am - 6pm :
Big traditional market
Craft market under the big top
Snacks and refreshments
Exhibitions under the SIFA marquee

Saturday afternoon :
PDO Abondance cheese competition open to
general public
Demonstration of Berthoud

Saturday evening
From 7pm: Giant fondue under the big top
organised by the Ski Club Abondance

Musical entertainment with Sophie La Vie en Rose

Friday evening 30th September
From 7pm : Loto under the big top
organised by the APE Public

Sunday 2nd October
9am - 6pm :
Traditional market
Craft market under the big top
Snacks and refreshments
Exhibitions under the SIFA marquee
Demonstration of the Berthoud
At 10 am :
Abondance cattle competition
Jury Pro Abondance PDO cheese competition
From 11:30 am: Catering under the big top with
the Pot au feu (traditional boiled meat)
Around 11.45am: Presentation of the Pro Jury prizes for the
Abondance PDO Cheese Competition
12.00 pm: Concert by the Harmonie d'Abondance
2.30 pm: Presentation of the Pro Jury prizes and presentation of
of the prize-winning cows of the Cattle Competition

Sunday early afternoon
Demonstration of PDO Abondance cheese making by an operator of the sector.
OpeningsFrom Saturday 1st to Sunday 2 October 2022 between 9 am and 6 pm.
Event details
  • Pastimes and leisure activities :
    • Meeting
  • Gastronomy :
    • Gastronomy
    • Regional Products
  • Traditions and folklore :
    • Traditional festival
  • Nature :
    • Animals
    • Agriculture
    • Alpine meadows/grazing
Proposed service(s)
  • Services :
    • pets welcome
Mairie d'Abondance
mail / message
Phone : +33 4 50 73 00 16
Phone : +33 4 50 73 02 90
FICHE_INFO_SIMPLE_ECRIRE_MESSAGE
Fields with an asterisk * must not be left blank
My request
Your Contact Details
In accordance with Law No. 78-17 of 6 January 1978 of the National Committee for Information Technology and Civil Liberties (CNIL) with regard to computing, files and liberties (article 36), the interested party is entitled to ask for his/her personal information to be rectified, completed, clarified, updated or deleted if it is inaccurate, incomplete, ambiguous, elapsed or in respect of which it is forbidden to use, disseminate or store said information. Should you wish to exercise this right, please specify the fact in the form above.
Location
Plaine d'Offaz et centre du village

Location

Plaine d'Offaz and center of the village of Abondance. Take the RD22 Thonon-les-Bains road in the direction of the Abondance Valley or from Switzerland: Monthey / Morgins / Châtel direction then Abondance.
  • Environments :
    • Village centre