Thinking about visiting France in January and want to experience some of the French festivals and events that are on?
Below are some of our favourites.

Event: The Paris Graphic Design Festival
Location: Paris
Date: January – February
Promoting graphic design projects all over Paris.

Event: The Grande Odyssée Savoie Mont Blanc
Location: Les Carroz-d’Arâches
Date: 7 – 18 January
Longest and most difficult dog sled race.

Event: The Guadeloupe Carnival
Location: Pointe-à-Pitre
Date: 8 January – 1 March
One of the most important festivities of the year in the Antilles and has a Caribbean vibe.

Event: Truffle Festival
Location: Sarlat-la-Canéda
Date: 14 – 15 January
Weekend dedicated to celebrating the Black Périgord Truffle. Don’t miss the samples!

Event: Premiers Plans
Location: Angers
Date: 20 – 29 January
The festival to attend if you want to uncover new talents in European cinema.

Event: International Fantasy Film Festival
Location: Gérardmer (Vosges)
Date: 25 – 29 January
Fun weekend to explore and delve into the world of European and Asian fantasy films.

Event: The International Comic Strip Festival
Location: Angoulême (Charente)
Date: 26 – 29 January
Comic Strip lovers unite!

Event: The Hidden Side of Paris
Location: Paris
Date: 27 – 29 January
Discover the hidden treasures of Paris.

Event: The Saint-Vincent Tournante
Location: Mercurey (Burgundy)
Date: 28 – 29 January
Festival to thank the patron saint for the wine harvest and ask for his protection for the future harvest.

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