From December 7 to 10, 2023

The Humor and Wine Festival is making a comeback! This year again, you will laugh and taste good wines in Bourges! Without further ado, discover the entire program for this 2023 edition.

2023 program

Thursday December 7 - Opening show


  • 20h: Margot Demeurisse " Potato " - €12

As usual, the opening evening of the festival will give pride of place to the discovery and highlighting of a new talent.

Laureate of the Bourges Humor and Wine Tremplin 2022, Margot Demeurisse will return to the stage of the Jacques Cœur theater to present his latest show of pure stand-up where writing as subtle as it is careful mixes with a hilarious complicity with the public.

Friday December 8, XNUMX


  • 17 p.m.: Opening of the Wine Fair – 5€ for 3 days
  • 18:30 p.m.: Inauguration of the festival

Du 8 at 10 december, come and meet winegrowers from all over France. You will taste in this 2023 Wine Fair, wines biological, nature's ou traditional, "terroir" and all the France for your greatest pleasure.


  • 17 p.m.: Opening of the exhibition-sale “ Adieu Paris "- Free
  • From 8 to 22 December
  • Opening the 9 December at 11h
  • 18:30 p.m.: Inauguration of the festival

From December 8 to 22, 2023, browse the exhibition-sale “ Adieu Paris " at Water Tower – Art Castle during which the 86 original plates of the comic strip “ Goodbye Paris! Make Berry Great Again » by Fred Langout (drawing) and Raynal Pellicier (screenplay).


  • 20h30: Alexis Le Rossignol, The meaning of life + Hugues Lavigne, Hyperactive in the first part - €26

Between well-felt improvisations and hilarious anecdotes, Alexis excels in the art of pointing out the failings of society. His column on France Inter and his offbeat, nonchalant and falsely naive style today places him among the leading comedians.
In his show The Meaning of Life, he offers a quiet and precise stand-up that aims true and well.

Audience Award du Springboard Bourges Humor and Wine 2022, Hugues Lavigne will present, in the first part of the evening, 20 minutes of his show Hyperactive.
Efficiency and boundless energy on the program: he dares everything, he is afraid of nothing and that is the problem!

Saturday December 9


  • From 14h30 to 19h: Book Fair
  • From 14h to 20h: Wine fair
  • 16h30: Quizz on wine in the deliberations room

Around fifteen authors and media personalities is invited to meet the public and sign their works. Everyone comes together at the wine stands to celebrate together and with dignity humor, books, laughter and wine!

Some names in dedication : Maurice Barthélémy / Christine Berrou / Sandra Colombo + Marie Guibourt / Marcelle Ratafia / Benoît Franquebalme / Pascal Gros / Marc Chalvin, etc…


  • 14 p.m.: Springboard for humor – €5
  • 17:30 p.m.: Jury Prize and Audience Prize ceremony

Who says new year, says new Jury, and for this edition, the guest of honor and president of the Jury will be none other than the actor, director and screenwriter Maurice Barthelemy.
At the end of 1 hour 40 minutes of show, two winners will be chosen. One will receive the jury prize and the other the public prize.


  • 20:30 p.m.: Baptiste Lecaplain, See people –  €39

For his third tour, Baptiste Lecaplain dares to put on a truculent and trashier show, while keeping his dough and his boundless energy. Digressions and hilarious discoveries punctuate the show where the absurd and the outrageous mix with emotion. The comedian here does not spare himself and gives himself up in all sincerity; an artist with crazy energy for a supercharged show!

Sunday December 10


  • 19h: Pierre Thévenoux Is funny… normally. – €25

Columnist noticed on France Inter in the show Zoom Zoom Zen by Mathieu Noël, Pierre Thévenoux, revealed as part of the ninth season of Jamel Comedy Club delivers here a scathing, sincere and effective stand-up, where humanity, dark humor and a sense of improvisation prove to be quite remarkable. Pierre Thévenoux is not only funny; he's very funny, really funny, really very funny!

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