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The Palmist Plain

The guava festival 2023, celebrated every year at the Palm Plain on the island of Reunion, is a real event for lovers of this emblematic red fruit ofeast of the island.

*The dates for 2024 are for information only.

Logo of the guava festival at the Plaine des Palmistes

The guava, a local product, is grown in this region of Réunion and has become one of the symbols of the local culture. The guava festival is an opportunity for families et The friends to gather to celebrate the harvest of this delicious fruit and to discover the products derived from the guava tree, such as jams, juices, syrups, fruit jellies and jellies, but it is also an opportunity for locals of the Palm Plain to come together and celebrate their culture and their cultural heritage., local know-how through the presentation of local products andagro-tourism.

Photo of the Plaines des Palmistes guava trees - Verger Delatre

The Plaine des Palmistes Guava tree

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The Goyaviers festival is also events, culinary competitions, walks, concerts...

During the festival, visitors can taste the small red fruits freshly picked from the trees, as well as delicacies made from guavas, such as sorbets and cakes. You will also find stalls of handicrafts, such as jewelry and decorative objects made on the theme of the fruit.

In short, the guava festival is an unmissable event in the city of The Palmist Plain, not to be missed for anyone wishing to discover theEast of Reunion Island from another angle and taste the most delicious local products. It's a real moment of sharing and (re)discovery.


The program below is that of the 2023 edition of the Goyaviers Festival

Guava Festival 2023 at the Plaine des Palmistes

This event is an opportunity to bring together all the players concerned, both producers and processors (manufacturers of jams and fruit jellies, pastries and other delicacies) in order to introduce as many people as possible to the different forms in which it It is possible to consume guava trees, all in a fairground atmosphere with entertainment, games, shows and concerts.

For the edition of the guava festival 2023

The Municipality wanted to mark this 2023 guava season, in a reduced format this year. They have opted to promote our red fruit through original actions since the end of May with a gastronomic angle raising the guava tree on the plate, and the traditional guava dessert competition. The activities continue with different themes and audiences each weekend to animate the village.

Discover the program

program of the guava festival 2023

Saturday June 3 2023

Day dedicated to seniors with ball, election of Miss Mamie Goyavier, with the collaboration of Joel BEGUE. We will note the presence of Marcelino the Mauritian ségatier and the singer Corneille Domitile who will perform during this day. Sunday 4 June the hook radio contest will take place from 14 p.m. in the covered area.

June 10 and 11, 2023

we will offer entertainment for kids with games and inflatable structures in the covered area,

June 24 and 25, 2023

we will go to the Petite Plaine forest for nature activities, electric bike rides, treasure hunts, picking and recumbent bikes.
You will find attached the program in these outlines.

For once, the miss election will end this season on July 8 at the Espace Culturel Guy Agénor.


More information

For all the information in real time on the East of Reunion, do not hesitate to contact our destination experts on 0262 46 16 16 or by email on [email protected].

Discover below useful information to book accommodation or a restaurant at the Plaine des Palmistes.

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