|Type of Event||Festival, Fair, Exhibition, Show|
Place de la RotondeAix-en-Provence
|First Year of Event|
The Greeks planted the first olive trees in Provence, France, about 25 centuries ago. There are apparently 2000 producers of olive oil around Aix with some 300 000 commercially maintained trees. The festival in December celebrates the first pressing of the new season's crop.
|Date(s)||December 18, 2010 - December 19, 2010