The festival started in 2011 with a beans competition in the village of Plantagenet. A thousand people attended the first edition in the rain. Now ten years later, the festival attracts over 10,000 people and is a renowned tourist attraction in the Prescott-Russell region.
The mission of the festival is to organize an event that will be both entertaining and will promote culinary tourism into our community. Therefore, stimulating the regional economy.
The festival’s vision is to bring family and friends together through traditional baked bean recipes.
Member of the organizer committee
President of the Festival de la Bine - Alain Lapensée
Coordinator of the Festival de la Bine - Chloé Lapensée