April 2017

Find out more about the main events in the region.

(Subject to alteration)

> 1st April – 11th September: Pablo Picasso Season, Rouen, Seine-Maritime

Three major exhibitions of the artists' work held in three different museums.

> 1st – 2nd April: 'Et Vole Eole à Tatihou', Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue, Manche

Mini kite festival.

> 6th April: Caen Carnival, Calvados

Europe's largest student carnival.

> 7th – 9th April: Davis Cup Quarter-final, Rouen, Seine-Maritime

The Kindarena will host the Davis Cup quarter-final between France and Great Britain.

> 7th – 9th April: 'Salon du Vin', Honfleur, Calvados

Major wine fair held within the walls of the Greniers à Sel (salt granaries), in the town centre

> 8th April: Opening of the Rouen Dungeon, Seine-Maritime

An escape game held in the remnant of the castle where Joan of Arc was kept prisoner.

> 15th – 16th April: ‘Garden en Fleurs’, Cabourg, Calvados

The town centre will transform into a voluptuous garden.

> 15th – 16th April: Plant fair at Crosville-sur-Douve Castle, Manche

A Franco-British 'Journées des Plantes'.

> 29th – 30th April: ‘Les Rencontres de Cambremer’, Calvados

Food festival celebrating AOC (Controlled Appellation) products.

> 30th April - 1st May: 24 Heures Motonautiques, Rouen, Seine-Maritime

Offshore powerboat race on the river Seine.