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The town of Mourjou (15 Cantal, ARA) hosts an annual Chestnut Festival Foire de la Châtaigne et du Châtaignier 19 -20 October 2024

The Festival includes a large market selling chestnut-related produce, and has the usual music and parades, and a hike through the chestnut trees (Les Châtaigniers)

Mourjou lies south of Aurillac (4okm/25 miles)

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