Festina was founded in the year 1902 in La Chaux-de-Fonds, Switzerland. The brand as we know it now is in Spanish hands as it was bought by Spanish industrialist Miguel Rodriguez. Festina is the certified timekeeper of the Tour de France. At the moment, the Festina brand carries on its heritage of fashionable European watches with a compilation of stylish and sporty watches for almost every occasion. Their Tour De France models are worldwide renowned.