The summer Vide Greniers (boot fairs) in Jumilhac-le-Grand
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!!
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.
It is important to use the parking areas provided. Parking is restricted in many areas of the town and along the roads leading into Jumilhac - especially the road from Thiviers.
There are large parking areas as follows :
At the school and the field between the Allée and the Bd Darnet. Both accessed from Bd Darnet
At the Lotissement Chataignier - follow the signs for the medical centre.
There is an overspill car park at the Salle de la Pepite.