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Lamprey festival



On April 28th et 29th, come to Sainte-Terre to celebrate the lamprey!


Located along the Dordogne, Saint-Terre, the world capital of the lamprey, organizes each year the famous Festival of Lamprey!


This event is organized by fifteen associations of Sainte-Terre who want to promote the gastronomic specialty unanimously recognized lamprey to the Bordelaise that feeds our taste buds.



Saturday, April 28th

Opening at 12 pm, in the presence of the producers of Lamprey and the other crafts products

9am - 12pm : visit of the wineries of Vineyards Mouty and tasting

1pm - 6pm: exhibition of postcards and sculptures

2pm: cooking demo : preparation of the Lamprey à la bordelaise

3pm - 4:30pm: initiation tap-dancing for kids and adults, demo of tap-dancing by ART'PISTE

3pm - 5pm: visit of the Saint Alexis Church

7pm: welcoming of the association ATAR and their vintage cars

7:30 pm: dancing meal (on reservation)

Sunday, April 29th 

All day: producers of Lamprey and the other crafts

From 9am: secondhand trade

9am: Lamprey Walk, departure at the Brondeau stadium. Duration 2h-2h30. Apéritif offered on arrival.

9am-6pm: exhibition of postcards and sculptures

10am-11am: visit of the wineries of Vineyards Mouty and tasting

10am -11:30am: visit of the Saint Alexis Church

11am and 2:30 pm: cooking demo : preparation of the Lamprey à la bordelaise

12pm: dancing meal (on reservation) with enthronement by the Lamprey brotherhood

3pm-5pm: initiation Circus and Magic for adults and kids by the association ART'PISTE



Meals dedicated to the lamprey will be held in the Village Hall of Sainte-Terre - Brondeau Hall (next to the stadium). 

Detail of the menus:

On Saturday, April 28th - dinner (opening of the doors at 8pm) - 28€
Dance atmosphere " 80's " with the orchestra(band) CEZANELA

  • Apéritif with buffet
  • Lamprey à la Bordelaise or braised roastbeef with French fries
  • Sweet petits-fours 
  • Coffee
  • 1 glass of wine

On Sunday, April 29th - lunch - 40€
The meal will be preceded by the enthronements of the Lamprey Brotherhood 

  • Apéritif
  • Foie gras with its glass of Monbazillac
  • Lamprey à la Bordelaise or braised roastbeef with French fries
  • Salad with cheese
  • Sweet petits-fours 
  • Coffee
  • 1 glass of wine
  • One offered silk-screened glass


Booking from April the 5th by phone at +33 (0)5 57 55 28 28 or the Lamprey Garden in Sainte-Terre from now by email (fetedelalamproie@gmail.com) or by mail (Comité d'organisation Fête de la Lamproie, Christine Fagué, 33 chemin de Finchette, 33350 Sainte-Terre) sending back the completed form with the payment by cheque made to "La Fête de la Lamproie".

Information by email or if necessary at +33 (0)6 86 78 31 77 or +33(0)6 60 88 90 26

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