The Carcassonne Feria festival normally takes place towards the end of August. Its always a great time to be in Carcassonne as the city comes alive to the sights and sounds of numerous musicians and performers.
You can expect to hear the lively sounds of flamenco and tango as well as marching bands. The event takes place during the day as well as into the night.
The main area of action is the André Chénier square where you will discover plenty of great free events as well as information and schedules for the festival.
You can really indulge yourself with a variety of superb foods such as paella and tapas. The atmosphere is well worth experiencing so immerse yourself in the festivities should you get a chance.