> Until 11th September: Pablo Picasso Season, Rouen, Seine-Maritime
Three major exhibitions of the artists' work held in three different museums.
> Until 20th August: Pierre et Gilles Exhibition, Le Havre, Seine-Maritime
A retrospective of the famous duo’s work at the MuMa (Modern Art Museum).
> Every Thursday: Les Jeudis du Pin, Le Haras du Pin, Orne
Weekly shows with dressage displays and show-jumping.
> First week-end in July: Bayeux Medieval Festival, Calvados
The streets of the town come alive with numerous medieval performances.
> 1st – 2nd July: 'Fête de la mer', Fécamp, Seine-Maritime
Concerts, shows, street parades and boat blessing.
>6th – 9th July: 'Sorties de Bain' Festival, Granville, Manche
Street art festival.
>7th – 9th July: The Royal de Luxe company, Le Havre, Seine-Maritime
Marking the return of the company’s impressive mechanical marionettes at the heart of the city.
> 7th - 9th July: 'Festival du Lin', Doudeville, Seine-Maritime
Flax festival with scutching demonstrations, exhibitions, fashion shows...
> 7th - 9th July: Festival Beauregard, Hérouville-Saint-Clair, Calvados
Now one of France’s major pop-rock festivals, held on beautiful castle grounds with international artists.
> 10th - 11th July: 'Tour de France à la Voile', Fécamp, Seine-Maritime
A multi-staged race, inspired by the famous cycle race, round the coats of France. This summer, Fécamp will be the first stop on the route.