Markets in Dordogne, Gironde and Lot-et-Garonne

Find out when and where you can enjoy the pleasures of browsing through an outdoor market for local produce, fresh fruit and vegetables and organic food from the bio-food producers...

Most towns or villages throughout France have market day at least once a week. Local farmers (and sometimes crafts people) sell their produce at stalls in the village square or market place. Certain regions have extra markets to handle seasonal and local speciality foods.

Here is a selection of some markets in Dordogne, Gironde and the Lot-et-Garonne.

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Dordogne (24)
Monday Lacapelle Biron: evenings - general market
Les Eyzies de Tayac
: mornings - general market
Sainte Alvère: mornings - general market
Sainte Alvère: 15 June to 15 September - market sells local produce
Sainte Alvère: December to February - Truffle market
Tocane St Apre: morning market in the centre of town - general goods and food
Tuesday Brantôme: mid-June to mid-September mornings - fresh farm produce
Castillonnès: mornings - general market
Eymet: evening market during July and August
Le Bugue-sur-Vézère: mornings - fresh regional produce
Mareuil-sur-Belle: mornings - fresh food
Riberac: May to September morning market at Place de la Liberté - fresh farm produce
Saint-Amand-de-Coly: July and August evenings from 18:00 - local farm produce
Saint-Aulaye: last Tuesday of the month - fair
Wednesday Belvès: July and August evenings around the hall - local farm produce 
Bergerac
: mornings at Place du Marché Couvert - fruits and vegetables
Perigueux: mornings at Place du Coderc, Place de la Clautre, Place de la Mairie - fresh farm produce
Perigueux: all day market at Place Bugeaud and Place Francheville - arts and crafts and fabrics
Perigueux: mid-November to mid-March, mornings at Place St Louis - marché au gras (duck and goose produce) and truffles 
Sarlat: mornings at Place de la Liberté and streets around - fresh regional produce
Thursday Excideuil: mornings - large general market
Eymet: mornings - general market. This market has been running regularly since 1270.
Saint Astier: mornings - general market held year round
Saint-Aulaye: mornings - fish market
Terrasson: mornings - marché au gras (duck and goose produce) and truffles
Friday Brantôme: mornings - general market
Brantôme: July and August, farmer's market selling local specialities
Brantôme
: December to February, mornings - truffle market 
Brantôme: 1 November to 15 December - morning nut market
La Roque-Gageac: June to September 9:00 13:00 on the main square - local farm produce 
Riberac: mornings, throughout the city centre - general market. The biggest market of the Perigord
Riberac: 15 November to 15 March, mornings in the Salle Polyvalente - marché au gras (duck and goose produce)  
Riberac: Autumn in Place André-Pradeau - morning nut market
Saturday Belvès: mornings, around the hall - general market
Bergerac: mornings at the Place du Marché Couvert - fruits and vegetables
Le Bugue-sur-Vézère: mornings - fresh regional produce
Mussidan: mornings - fresh farm produce
Nontron: 2nd Saturday of July, evening in Place Alfred Agard - African market 
Perigueux: mid-November to mid-March, mornings at Place St Louis - marché au gras (duck and goose produce) and truffles
Perigueux: mornings at Place du Coderc, Place de la Clautre, Place de la Mairie - fresh farm produce
Riberac: 3rd Saturday of August, all day - antiques market 
Sarlat: all day market in Place de la Grande Rigaudie and Place Boissarie - fresh regional produce (and in winter only marché au gras and truffles)
Saint-Aulaye: mornings - fresh farm produce
Villefranche-du-Perigord: September and October mornings in Place de Villefranche - chestnut market
Sunday Eymet: occasional morning artist market
Issigeac: mornings - general market
Riberac: May to September, mornings at place du Relais - fresh farm produce
Rouffignac St-Cernin de Reilhac: mornings - local produce, fish, fruit and vegetable, flowers, also clothes and a Chinese food stall
Saint-Cyprien: mornings in the city centre - fresh regional produce
Special Audrix: July and August from 18:00 to 23:00 - local farm produce 
Brantôme: July and August - fresh farm produce
Issigeac: 1st weekend of May - flower market
Mussidan: July and August, daily except Monday, under the hall - fresh farm produce
Riberac: July and August - arts and crafts evening markets
Rouffignac St-Cernin de Reilhac: Wednesday evenings from 18:00 from July to beginning August at Place du marché
Saint-Aulaye
: 2nd weekend of August in the evening - wine, cheese and regional produce fair
Thiviers: 3rd weekend of August - wine and food fair
Villefranche-du-Perigord: in season, June to October - cep (wild mushroom) market. 
Note: Market days depend on there being enough mushrooms (500 kg). Call the Mairie to find out if the market is on: 05 53 29 91 44
Gironde (33)
Monday Bordeaux: mornings at Saint-Michel, Place meynard and Canteloup - general food produce
Bordeaux: mornings at Victor Hugo, Place de la Ferme de Richemont - general food produce
Carcans: July and August mornings at the beach - general market
Soulac sur mer: mornings, covered market - general market
Tuesday Arcachon: mornings, behind the Mayor's office (but may be temporarily relocated to the train station car park) - general food produce
Bordeaux: Capucins, mornings at  Place des Capucins - general food produce
Bordeaux: Saint Victor Dupeux, Place d’Arlac - general morning food produce market
Bordeaux: Saint-Michel, Place Meynard - morning antiques market
Bordeaux: Victor Hugo, Place de la Ferme de Richemont - general food produce
Hourtin: July and August, mornings in the city centre - general market
Libourne: mornings - general market
Monségur: mornings - fresh farm produce
Pessac: mornings at Place Vème République - organic food produce
Sauveterre-de-Guyenne: General market in town from 08:30-12:30
Wednesday Arcachon: mornings, behind the Mayor's office ( but may be temporarily relocated to the train station car park) - general food produce
Blaye: morning - general market
Bordeaux: Capucins, mornings at Place des Capucins - general food produce 
Bordeaux: Pins Francs, mornings at Place Eugène Gauthier Caudéran - general food produce
Bordeaux: Saint-Michel, mornings at Place meynard and Canteloup - antiques market
Bordeaux: Victor Hugo, mornings at Place de la Ferme de Richemont - general food produce
Créon: General market, mornings only
Hourtin
: evenings at the beach - general market
Lacanau Océan: mornings in the large car park at the entrance of the city - food and clothes. Bigger in late spring and summer
Maubuisson: mid-June to mid-September mornings - general market 
Merignac: mornings in Place Charles de Gaulle - general food produce
Pellegrue: mornings - general market
Saint-Vivien Médoc: mornings - general market
Soulac sur Mer: mornings at the covered market - general market
Thursday Arcachon: mornings, behind the Mayor's office ( but may be temporarily relocated to the train station car park) - general food produce
Bordeaux: Bastide, mornings at Place Calixte Camelle - general food produce
Bordeaux: Capucins, mornings at Place des Capucins - general food produce 
Bordeaux: Saint-Michel, mornings at Place Meynard and Canteloup - antiques market
Bordeaux: Victor Hugo, mornings at Place de la Ferme de Richemont - general food produce
Bordeaux: Quai des Chartrons - organic food produce
Hourtin: winter mornings in the city centre - general market
Soulac sur Mer: mornings covered market - general market
Villandraut:  mornings at Place Gambetta - general market
Friday Arcachon: mornings, behind the Mayor's office ( but may be temporarily relocated to the train station car park) - general food produce
Bordeaux: Bastide, mornings at rue Serr - general food produce
Bordeaux: Capucins, mornings at Place des Capucins - general food produce
Bordeaux: Saint-Michel, mornings at Place meynard and Canteloup - antiques market 
Bordeaux: Victor Hugo, mornings at Place de la Ferme de Richemont - general food produce
Bordeaux: La Lumineuse mornings at Rue Achard in front of the RPA - general food produce 
Bordeaux: mornings at Place Lucien Victor Meunier - organic food produce
Carcans: mornings in the city centre - general market
Langon: mornings from 8:00 - quality farm produce. (Recommended you arrive early)
Libourne: mornings - general market
Monségur: April to September mornings - fresh farm produce 
Saint-Laurent Médoc: mornings - general market
Soulac sur Mer: morning covered market - general market
Saturday Arcachon: mornings, behind the Mayor's office ( but may be temporarily relocated to the train station car park) - general food produce
Bazas: mornings at place de la Cathédrale - general market (since 1491)
Blaye: mornings - general market
Bordeaux: Capucins, mornings at Place des Capucins - general food produce 
Bordeaux: Saint-Michel, mornings at Place Meynard and Canteloup - general food produce 
Bordeaux: Victor Hugo, mornings at Place de la Ferme de Richemont - general food produce
Bordeaux: Caudéran Place Saint-Amand on the rue de l’église side - organic food produce
Bordeaux: mornings at the Grand Parc shopping centre - general food produce
Cadillac: Traditional market of local and bio produce from 08:30-12:30
Créon: Farmer's market of fresh, local produce 08:30-12:30
Eysines: Centre, Place de la République - general food produce
Gradignan: mornings at Rue Rochefort - general food produce
Hourtin: July and August mornings in the city centre - general market
La Réole: mornings - general market
Mérignac Arlac: mornings at Place Sainte Bernadette - general food produce
Merignac: mornings at Place Charles de Gaulle - general food produce 
Pessac: mornings at Place Vème République - general food produce
Sainte-Foy-la-Grande: mornings, famous market for fresh farm produce
Soulac sur Mer: mornings at covered market - general market
Sunday Arcachon: mornings, behind the Mayor's office ( but may be temporarily relocated to the train station car park) - general food produce
Bordeaux: Saint-Michel, mornings at Place Meynard and Canteloup - antiques market
Bordeaux: Victor Hugo, mornings on the pavement of Cours Victor Hugo - general food produce
Bordeaux: Quai des Chartrons - general food produce
Bourg sur Gironde: mornings at place de la Halle - general market
Castelnau-de-Médoc: mornings at - general market
Eysines: mornings at Place Floral - general food produce
Langon: mornings at - general food produce
Le Bouscat: mornings at  Place du 14 Juillet - general food produce
Libourne: mornings - general market
Mérignac: mornings at Place Mondésir - general food produce
Pessac Bourrec: mornings at Avenue Pierre Wiehn - general food produce
Saint Emilion: mornings at Place Bouqueyre - fresh farm produce
Soulac sur Mer: mornings covered market - general market
Talence: mornings at Avenue Thouars - general food produce
Vendays: mornings - general market
Daily Sainte Foye la Grande: every morning - fruits and vegetables
Lot-et-Garonne (47)
Monday Cancon: mornings - general market
Duras
: mornings - local produce, ducks, fruits and vegetables, wine, clothes and arts and crafts
Miramont de Guyenne: mornings - traditional market
Tuesday Casteljaloux: mornings at Place de la République - general market
Castillonnès: mornings - general market
Marmande: mornings - general market
Villeneuve sur Lot: mornings at Place Lafayette - general market
Wednesday Agen: mornings at hall du Pin - fresh farm produce
Allemans du Dropt: mornings - general market
Villeneuve sur Lot: mornings at Place d'Aquitaine - organic food produce
Villeréal: July and August mornings under the hall and squares - general market
Thursday Duras: September mornings - fresh farm produce
Marmande: mornings - general market
Monsempron-Libros: mornings - traditional market in the city centre
Friday La Sauvetat du Dropt: April to September mornings - fresh farm produce 
Miramont: July and August mornings - fresh farm produce
Ste-Livrade-sur-Lot: All year, general market, with haberdashery, gifts, produce and clothes
Villeneuve sur Lot: summer evenings from 17:00 - local produce
Saturday Agen: mornings at Esplanande du Gravier - fresh farm produce
Agen:  mornings at Place des Laitiers - organic food produce
Casteljaloux:  mornings at place Gambetta - general market
Duras: mornings - fresh farm produce
Lauzun: mornings - general market
Marmande: mornings - general market
Nérac: mornings - local produce
Villeneuve sur Lot: mornings at Place Lafayette - general market
Villeréal:  mornings under the hall and squares - general market
Sunday Agen: mornings at Hall du Pin - fresh farm produce
Monflanquin: last Sunday of the month - flea market
Daily Agen: except Monday at place Jean Baptiste Durand from 7:00am to 13:00 and 16:00 to 19:30 - fresh farm produce
Special Puymirol: 1 May - flower market
Tournon d'Agenais: 1 May - flower market