Snail Festivals – Escargot Festivals

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Escargot festivals can be found all around the world, and they are a very delicious experience, especially for snail lovers! They mainly focus on promoting escargots as a culinary delight and selling other snail products. It is a place for escargot entrepreneurs to spread the word about their business and bring back the reputation and popularity escargots once enjoyed.  It is also a great way of attracting visitors and tourists to the area. We wanted to create a list of the most popular snail festivals around the world so that you can find the nearest festival and make the trip!

There are places to eat escargot other the Paris and London.


Fête de l’Escargot in Osenbach, Alsace, France – April

‘Festival do Caracol’ in Querença,  Portugal –  May

Castro Marim’s International Festival of the Snail in Castro Marim, Portugal – May

Fête de l’Escargot in Bertric-Buree, France – May

Lumas Festival in Cluis, France – 1 May

Snail Festival (The Aplec del Caragol) in Lleida, Spain – May

La Fête des Lumas in Mareuil-sur-Cher, France – July

Fête de l’escargot à Digoin in Digoin, France – August

Snail Festival in Vlaheronitisa, Chania, Crete – first Saturday in August

International festival of Snails in the kitchen (Festival delle Lumaca in cucina) in Cherasco, Italy – September/October

The Vienna Escargot Festival in Vienna, Austria – September/October

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