> 1st January
swim in Dieppe
, Fécamp, Deauville...
Bold swimmers venture out into the sea at 5°C!
> 4th Jan: Golden League, Rouen, Seine-Maritime
International handball championship at the Kindarena, the city’s main sports arena.
> Until 6th January 2018
: 'La Cathédrale de Guillaume', Bayeux, Calvados
Light show in Bayeux Cathedral.
> Until 7th January 2018
: Illuminated towns and villages in the Bocage, Orne
The Bocage landscapes, around Domfront and Flers, are all lit up for the festive season.
> 13th – 28th Jan: Foire Saint-Vincent, Argentan, Orne
Majour funfair held in the town centre with many rides for big and small.
> 18th – 21st Jan: 'Festival Le Goût des Autres', Le Havre, Seine-Maritime
A major literary festival punctuated by concerts and shows.
> 19th – 21st Jan: 'Les Puces Rouennaises', Rouen, Seine-Maritime
The well-known antiques’ fair returns with over three hundred antique dealers.
> 26th Jan: 'Duchamp dans sa ville' opening ceremony, Rouen, Seine-Maritime
Festival celebrating the work of modern artist Marcel Duchamp, who studied and worked in Rouen.
> 28th January: International Human Rights Competition, Mémorial de Caen, Calvados
Lawyers from around the world will defend genuine cases of human rights violations
> 10th Jan - 20th Feb: Sales - "Soldes", all over Normandy