August 2019

Find out more about the main events in the region.

(Subject to alteration)

>Until end August: 'Rendez-vous à la Cathédrale', Bayeux, Calvados

Sound and light show around the cathedral, at dusk, on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays.

> Every Thursday: Les Jeudis du Pin, Le Haras du Pin, Orne

Weekly shows with dressage displays and show-jumping.

>Until 15 SeptemberNew Sound & Light show on Rouen Cathedral, Seine-Maritime

Watch Rouen's famous cathedral come to life at nightfall. Truly spectacular!

> Until 4th August: «Jazz en Baie» festival, from Genêts to Granville, Manche

Jazz festival along 14 miles of the Mont-Saint-Michel Bay.

3rd August'La Nuit des Artistes', Honfleur, Calvados

Nocturnal art show.

3rd and 4th August'Foire aux Fromages', Livarot, Calvados

Major cheese fair with over 100 stalls.

3rd and 4th AugustLa Nuit des Soudeurs, Granville, Manche

A festival celebrating the fine art of metalwork, with art, music, food stands and exhibits galore.

4th - 11th August'Les Médiévales' Crèvecoeur-en-Auge, Calvados

Medieval festival at Crèvecoeur Castle.

5th - 11th AugustNormandie Horse Show, Saint-Lô, Manche

Horse show celebrating the Norman and French thoroughbred.

> 8th – 11th August: Festival A Fond La Cale, Bréhal, Manche

Quirky festival combining music, street shows, games, firework displays and more!

> 10th August: Free concerts on Dieppe seafront, Seine-Maritime

L.E.J and Henri PFR will be performing on Europe's largest seafront lawns.

> 9th - 25th August'Foire d'été', Dieppe, Seine-Maritime

One of Normandy's biggest summer fun fairs. Lots of rides for all ages.

> 10th August: 'Fête de la carotte', Créances, Manche

Carrot festival with a large market, tastings, music and fireworks.

> 10th and 11th August: ‘Fête Médiévale’, Falaise, Calvados

Annual medieval festival at the William the Conqueror’s Castle.

> 15th August: Fête de la Mer, Veules-les-Roses, Seine-Maritime

Festival celebrating sea and fishermen in one of France's prettiest villages.

> 18th August: Retro Festival, Saint-Aubin-des-Bois, Calvados

39th edition of this famous harvest festival, complete with many vintage vehicules.

> 21st - 25th August: 'Festival des Voiles de Travail', Granville, Manche

Maritime and seafood festival.

> 22nd - 26th August: The Belem comes to Dieppe, Seine-Maritime

One of the world's most beautiful tall ships will dock in Dieppe for four days.

> 23rd August – 1st September: 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. Celebrating its 25th anniversary this year!

24th August: Diner sur la Digue, Cabourg, Calvados

A huge picnic table spreading all along the seafront! Come join the fun.