January 2017

Find out more about the main events in the region.

(Subject to alteration)

The main events in Normandy

> 1st January swim in Dieppe, Etretat, Fécamp, Deauville...

Bold swimmers venture out into the sea at 5°C!

> 12th – 20th Jan: World Men's Handball Championship, Rouen, Seine-Maritime

This year the World Championship is hosted in France and 15 group stage-games will take place at the Kindarena, the city’s main sports arena.

> 19th – 22nd Jan: 'Festival Le Goût des Autres', Le Havre, Seine-Maritime

A major literary festival punctuated by concerts and shows.

20th – 22nd Jan: 'Les Puces Rouennaises', Rouen, Seine-Maritime

The well-known antiques’ fair returns with over three hundred antique dealers

> 29th January: International Human Rights Competition, Mémorial de Caen, Calvados

Lawyers from around the world will defend genuine cases of human rights violations

> 11th Jan - 21st Feb: Sales - "Soldes", all over Normandy