> 5th - 6th August: 'Foire aux Fromages', Livarot, Calvados
Major cheese fair with over 100 stalls.
> 8th - 15th August: Acadian week, Saint-Aubin-sur-Mer, Calvados
Concerts, exhibitions and numerous other events.
> 10th – 22nd August: Tatihou Festival, Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue, Manche
Folk music festival which takes place at low tide when the island of Tatihou is accessible on foot.
> 12th - 13th August: ‘Fête des Jeux’, Falaise, Calvados
Annual medieval festival at the William the Conqueror’s Castle.
> 15th August: 'Rock sur les Galets', Dieppe, Seine-Maritime
Free music festival on Europe’s largest seafront lawns.
> 31st August – 3rd September: Tall Ships Regatta, Le Havre, Seine-Maritime
Final stage of the world-famous race.