One of the highlights of Réunion's events calendar, Sakifo is a great music festival with an eclectic program that might include styles as diverse as maloya, salsa, blues and African. Held in early June in St-Pierre…
A very popular theatre festival in St-Leu. Also features dance, circus and music. Early May.
Vegetarians, rejoice: St-Philippe is the self-proclaimed capital of vacoa (screw-pine fronds). No joke – no less than 5000 visitors turn up to join St-Philippois townsfolk for the 10-day Fête du Vacoa in August.
Pilgrimage to the miracle-working Madonna at the chapel of Notre-Dame de la Salette. Fair and street events over 10 days in September.
This agricultural fair held in Cilaos celebrates lentils through various exhibitions, conferences, tastings and recipe contests.
A celebration of guava held in Plaine-des-Palmistes, with workshops and stalls selling products based on guava.
This rural fair celebrates the rare sprat-like delicacy known as bichiques. In Bras-Panon.
An agricultural fair held in Plaine-des-Cafres. Music, dance, local food and animal attractions.
This festival celebrates crafts made from choca leaves; held in Entre-Deux.
A celebration of saffron held in Plaine-des-Grègues, near St-Joseph, in November.