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Relaxation : Salle de la Poste, le lundi aprèm de 15h - 16h15

Tarif 5€ la séance (cours d'essai sans engagement)


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Vous pouvez la contacter pour toute information.

Une première rencontre est prévue le lundi 16 septembre, à 15h, à la salle de la poste.



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The summer Vide Greniers (boot fairs) in Jumilhac-le-Grand

Info Visitors  14juillet

How to reserve a stall

The Vide Greniers on 14th July and 15th August take place on the tree lined avenue leading to the château and on the square in front of the magnificent château de Jumilhac itself.

From 9h à 18h the roads are closed and the town centre is dedicated to around 200 stalls offering : antiques, books, post cards, furniture, porcelaine, glass, clothing, CDs, old tools and bric à brac.  There are rare treasures to be found!!

More info for stall holders



A bar, a BBQ and a snack stall are available in the square, together with two cafés and an excellent restaurant (reservation essential).



The evening of the 14th July there is an open air dance with a first class band, followed by spectacular fireworks against the backdrop of the magnificent château Jumilhac. 





Members of the photo club can use the club's equipment both during and outside of meetings. 

The club posesses :

  • Canon 400D reflex camera with 17-55mm kit lens
  • 1 Vanguard tripod with ball head
  • 1 flash cobra ETTL Canon


  • IT (shared with other Fils et Cordes clubs)
    • Lap-top PC with Adobe Lightroom CC et Adobe photoshop CC
    • LCD Projector HD (1920x1080) Epson Eb1980wu
    • Colour printer A4 Canon MG560
    • Large HD flat screen monitor for displaying photos


  • Studio lighting
    • 3 lighting stands
    • 2 softboxes
    • Various modifiers such as brolly diffusers, beauty dish, reflectors, honeycomb etc
    • Backdrop stands and 3m by 6m white and black fabric backdrops
    • 2 continuous daylight spots
    • 3 cobra flashes
    • 3 remote flash controllers





Vide Greniers summer 2019

The Vide Grenier 15th august is fully booked since 8th august - sorry !

Reserving a stand

Which Stand ?  You can view  and download the plans  for the vide greniers here (Stands available are coloured blue, stands already reserved are coloured red.  The plans are updated regularly, but we cannot guarantee that they are 100% up to date at any one moment).  

14 July : La Place du Château

14 July : L'Allée d'honneur

15 August : La Place du Château

15 August : L'Allée d'honneur

To make a reservation please download the reservation form which you then send to the address below with your cheque and the signed declaration form (page 4).

We will confirm your reservation by email, so it is essential that you include a legible email address (otherwise please include a stamped addressed envelope).

Download the reservation form here : reservation form

Association Fils et Cordes (Vide Grenier)

La Mairie, 24630  Jumilhac le Grand



Reservations can only be made by post : we cannot accept telephone reservations.  For any other information you can contact the organisers by phone on tuesday afternoons between 14h and 18h on 06 04 45 26 55, or by email : This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.   


Indisposition and consideration for others

Every year our vide greniers are fully booked well before the date itself, and quite a few people are on a waiting list for cancellations.  However, every year there are three, four and sometimes more empty stands - why ?   Because there are always a few people who have reserved a place, but cannot come on the day and who dont let us know.  As a result, the event is a bit less interesting for the public and the people on the waiting list cannot take advantage of the free spaces. 

How inconsiderate !!

We fully understand that there are circumstances beyond one's control from time to time and you have to cancel, but please let us know. videgrenier028lo



Orchestre Caïman Swing

in Jumilhac on the 15th august