> 12th - 13th July: 'Tour de France à la Voile', Barneville-Carteret, Manche
Next stop: Barneville-Carteret, on the Cotentin Peninsula.
> 13th - 14th July: Firework displays, all over Normandy
Bastille Day celebrations.
> 13th - 15th July: 'Chauffer dans la Noirceur', Montmartin-sur-Mer, Manche
Contemporary music concert on the beach.
> From 17th July: 'Rendez-vous à la Cathédrale', Bayeux, Calvados
Sound and light show around the cathedral, at dusk, on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays.
> 18th – 22nd July: Moz’aïque Festival, Le Havre, Seine-Maritime
World music festival held in the suspended gardens.
> 20th – 21st July: Art Sonic, Briouze, Orne
Music festival with several big names.
> 25th July - 5th August: «Jazz en Baie» festival, from Genêts to Granville, Manche
Jazz festival along 14 miles of the Mont-Saint-Michel Bay.
> 28th – 29th July: Viking Village, La Lucerne d'Outremer, Manche
Festival celebrating Vinkings and Normans.
> July: 'Fête de la Moule', Isigny-sur-Mer, Calvados
Large mussel festival.
> July: 'Foire aux maquereaux', Yport, Seine-Maritime
Mackerel fair around the port.
> July: 'Fête de l’huitre', Denneville plage, Manche
Oyster festival with tastings galore and a large antique fair.