March 2019

Find out more about the main events in the region.

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In March...

The main events in Normandy

    > March: Normandy Architecture Month

    Lots of events all across Normandy.

    > 1st - 5th March: Granville Carnival, Manche

    Normandy’s longest running street carnival has just been added to UNESCO’s list of “Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity.”

    > 2nd - 4th March: Plant and Tree Fair, Lisieux, Calvados

    Garden festival in the heart of Normandy.

    > 15th - 17th March: Annual Black Pudding Festival, Mortagne-au-Perche, Orne

    Black pudding competition, eating contests, cooking demonstrations and art exhibitions.

    > 23rd March: All aboard the Orient Express, Rouen and Dieppe, Seine-Maritime

    Your chance to travel on the world-famous Orient Express for a trip from Rouen to Dieppe on the coast. 

    > 25th - 31st March: Tour de Normandie

    Cycle race starting this year in Courseulles-sur-Mer and ending in Caen.

    > 25th March: Calvados Cocktail Trophies, Caen, Calvados

    60 bartenders will meet in Caen to create the best Calvados-based cocktails.

    > 28th - 31st March: Canadian Film Festival, Dieppe, Seine-Maritime

    Europe's one and only Canadian film festival.

    > 29th - 31st March: International Circus Festival, Bayeux, Calvados

    17000 spectators are expected for the 8th edition of this major circus festival held in the heart of Bayeux.