> 3rd - 5th March: Plant and Tree Fair, Lisieux, Calvados
Garden festival in the heart of Normandy.
> 17th - 19th March: Annual Black Pudding Festival, Mortagne-au-Perche, Orne
Black pudding competition, eating contests, cooking demonstrations and art exhibitions.
> 20th - 25th March: Canadian Film Festival, Dieppe, Seine-Maritime
Europe's one and only Canadian film festival.
> 19th - 25th March: Tour de Normandie
Cycle race starting this year in Saint-Pierre-en-Auge and ending in Caen.
> 29th March: Caen Carnival, Calvados
Europe's largest student carnival.
> March: D-Day Race, Juno Beach, Courseulles-sur-Mer, Calvados
15 km obstacle race after landing on Juno Beach.