This département still has some surprises in store for you: Ariège is creative and that can be seen in the wide range of events that take place throughout the year.
With plays, historical spectacles, world music, street arts, markets, concerts, popular festivals, etc. there’s something for everyone!
Local history and traditions, together with the quality of the region’s historic sites, provide a diverse cultural heritage. Art and culture form an integral part of Ariège: artists in residence, cultural centres, media libraries, art galleries, local cultural magazines, etc.
The département makes culture accessible to everyone, in particular through its travelling cultural centres.
Take a moment after work to enjoy a drink with friends and try a few tapas. Come and discover our Ariège beers and Pyrenean cheese and cured pork products, not to mention our warm welcome.
The South of France is well known for its warm people and easy conviviality. Ariège will not disappoint you: natural affability is an integral part of the lifestyle of its towns and villages.
theatres & concert halls