> 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.