July 2019

Find out more about the main events in the region.

(Subject to alteration)

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

Weekly shows with dressage displays and show-jumping.

> 5th - 7th July: Bayeux Medieval Festival, Calvados

The streets of the town come alive with numerous medieval performances.

> 5th - 7th July: Hello Birds Festival, Etretat, Seine-Maritime

Free indie music festival on the beach.

>4th – 7th July: 'Sorties de Bain' Festival, Granville, Manche

Street art festival.

> 5th - 7th July: 'Festival du Lin', Various locations, Seine-Maritime

Flax festival with scutching demonstrations, exhibitions, fashion shows...

> 4th - 7th July: Festival Beauregard, Hérouville-Saint-Clair, Calvados

Now one of France’s major pop-rock festivals, held on beautiful castle grounds with international artists. Disclosure, Tears for Fears and Ben Harper are headlining this year.

> July - August: Les Chroniques du Mont at the Mont-Saint-Michel, Manche

New nocturnal sound & light show at Normandy's most iconic landmark.

> 8th - 9th 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.

> 10th - 11th July: 'Tour de France à la Voile', Jullouville, Manche

Next stop: Jullouville, just a few miles away from Granville.

> 13th - 14th July: Firework displays, all over Normandy

Bastille Day celebrations.

> 12th - 14th July: 'Chauffer dans la Noirceur', Montmartin-sur-Mer, Manche

Contemporary music concert on the beach.

> 17th - 21st July: Gulf Stream Festival, Barneville-Carteret, Manche

New jazz festival on the port.

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

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

> July: Moz’aïque Festival, Le Havre, Seine-Maritime

World music festival held in the suspended gardens.

> 19th – 20th July: Art Sonic, Briouze, Orne

Music festival with several big names.

> 24th July - 4th August: «Jazz en Baie» festival, from Genêts to Granville, Manche

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

>July: 'Le petit train à vapeur', Longny les Villages, Orne

All aboard this miniature steam train!

> July: Viking Village, La Lucerne d'Outremer, Manche

Festival celebrating Vinkings and Normans.

> July: 'Fête de l’huitre', Denneville plage, Manche

Oyster festival with tastings galore and a large antique fair.

> July: 'Foire aux maquereaux', Yport, Seine-Maritime

Mackerel fair on the seafront.