Entertainments and leisure
At the heart of the village
The latest news about the village, two inflatable structures for children !
On the site “Aux Portes des Monts d’Aubrac”: a tree climbing circuit, for more information you can download the program of our service provider “Vert Tea Jeu” Program Vert Tea Jeu 2016
Let’s forget about school and little hassles of everyday life, during the summer school holidays, entertainments will be proposed to have fun together and spend unforgettable moments in the heart of the Lot river valley.
Pedestrian hiking map (download)
Around the village
Dates to remember:
Traditional markets in Espalion Tuesday morning and Friday morning
Transhumance (Sunday, May 22, 2016): Ascent of cows to the Aubrac mid-mountains. Animations and local food throughout the day in the village of Aubrac. Presentation and parade of the herds before joining the pastures.
Fête de la musique (Music Festival day) (Tuesday 21 June 2016): many groups and different atmospheres in the streets of Espalion.
Fête de la Saint-Hilarian (June 2016): 3 days non-stop fun: fair, ball, show, concert, meal …
European Heritage Days: every year on the third weekend of September: discovery of the architectural, cultural and vernacular heritage of Espalion.
Concours Hippique national à Lévinhac (Juin 2016) : concours national de saut d’obstacle avec repas.
National Equestrian Competition in Lévinhac (June 2016): national show jumping competition with meal.
Festival de Randonnée Pleine Nature (Outdoor hiking festival) (14 July to 15 August 2016): by foot, by bike, by horse, by mountain trolley, come and discover the Northern Aveyron, its heritage and its curiosities.
Leisures at Espalion
Opening of the municipal swimming pool from June to September, winter sports on the Aubrac (cross-country skiing area and downhill skiing).
Tennis court (3 outside and 2 covered), pétanque and local bowling game in the main place near the river Lot shaded by century-old trees for those looking for a little freshness in summer.
Restaurant, library, discotheque and cinema.
For more information, contact the Tourist Office of Espalion at 05 65 44 10 63 or on www.tourisme-espalion.fr