Press Releases

Press release 6 - Christmas in the Loire Valley Châteaux (October 2019)

December in the Loire Valley is a magical time of year, as the iconic châteaux dotted around the region are all lit up with incredible Christmas decorations and will host special events throughout the season.

Press release 5 - Autumn Events at the Grand Chateaux of the Loire Valley (August 2019)

Autumn is the perfect time of year to explore the Loire Valley,when the wine harvest is at its peak and the vibrant foliage surrounding the region's famous chateaux is at its best. Along with the region's current celebrations of the 500th Anniversary of the French Renaissance, a number of chateaux t (...)

Press release 4 - A Guide to Eating & Drinking in the Loire Valley (June 2019)

The Loire Valley is known for its incredible food and wine, as the home of Sancerre and Chinon, as well as some of France's best goat cheese and other local delicacies. 2019 is the ideal time to taste the specialties of the region, when more than 500 events are taking place in honor of the 500th ann (...)

Press release 3 - Summertime events in the Loire Valley (June 2019)

The Loire Valley region will host an impressive number of events this summer, both in celebration of the 500th anniversary of the French Renaissance and as part of its annual summertime festivities. Châteaux illustrating history through light, gardens lit up with thousands of candles, live music by (...)

Press release 2 - Unique Ways to Explore The Loire Valley (April 2019)

Home to some of the most spectacular scenery in France, the Loire Valley is a region that offers visitors endless ways to explore its famous chateaux, vineyards and nature. Below is a sampling of some of the many ways by which travelers can explore the region, which are particularly ideal for experi (...)

Press release 1 - The Loire Valley Celebrates 500 Years of the French Renaissance (March 2019)

To mark the 500th anniversary of the start of the French Renaissance, the Loire Valley region is celebrating the Renaissance's cultural, artistic, scientific and intellectual developments with an array of events, exhibits, banquets, balls and more throughout 2019.