Traditional festivals around olive oil
It is almost the season of olive harvesting in the Baronnies. Collected from December to March, tench is this variety of olive that announces its maturity as soon as small wrinkles appear on its black skin. During the harvest, 3 traditional festivals celebrate the arrival of olives and new oil:
- Fête de l’olive piquée – Nyons – 15 December 2018
- Olive and oil in celebration – Buis les Baronnies – 29 and 20 January 2019
- Alicoque – Nyons – 02 and 03 February 2019
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