Hay Festival

Entertainment/recreation Environment, Flowers plants, Agriculture Organic Local festival

Sunday 09 June 2024

Location : Centre ville Entressen


Every year in June, Entressen celebrates Crau hay with an event featuring farmers, producers and traditional associations.
On the program:
- Old-time crafts animation by the LI PROVENCAU association
- Grinder sharpening garden tools, knives and scissors
- Mini-farm
- Horse-drawn carriage rides
- Face painting stand
- Mechoui" meal, with reservations (at the village press "de tout un peu" and on "helloasso") and entertainment by the peña Les Troubadours d'Istres
- Craft and producers' market

In conjunction with the Hay Festival, the Istres Tourist Office is offering a guided tour of water in the Crau with the Symcrau, a visit to irrigation in the Crau, a tour of the Mas des Pins d'Entressen and the 3B estate.

Craft market and visit to Domaine des 3B
Saturday, June 3, 9am to 12:30pm.
Direct sales of fruit and vegetables and a market featuring organic producers and local craftsmen. A guided tour to understand and discover organic farming is offered at 10 a.m.

Guided tour "L'eau en Crau" with Symcrau
Wednesday June 7, 2pm to 4:30pm
In the presence of a project manager, discover the role and missions of Symcrau. Program: how the water table works in Crau, discovery of outcropping areas on the Etang des Aulnes site and use of a piezometer to assess the depth of the water table.
of the water table.

Discover the Entressennois terroir at Mas des Pins
Saturday June 10, 9am to 12pm.
Guided tour and discovery, with the owners, of the Mas and the Lescot family's Aubrac cattle farm. The farmhouse will be selling
products: olive oil and honey from the Navarro family, cheese from P'tit Milou, poultry from Ferme du Mas Rose and beer from the Crau microbrewery.

Irrigation & Crau hay
Saturday June 10, 9am to 11am
A visit accompanied by the farmer, Mr. Jarrige, to discover the different irrigation practices, canals, groundwater and the vast Crau hay meadows. A walk of around 3km on the Suffren estate to the
irrigation canals. A fascinating visit to find out all about the cultivation of this world-famous hay.
Event Organizer
Comité des Fêtes d'Entressen
Mob : +33 6 45 37 56 16
Centre ville Entressen
Place Louis Blagiaire
  • Spoken language(s) :
    • French


Free of charge.


Place Louis Blagiaire
GPS coordinates
Latitude : 43.592591
Longitude : 4.940202
  • Further information :
    • Centre ville Entressen Place