> 1st - 5th March: International Circus Festival, Bayeux, Calvados
During five days, Bayeux becomes the Circus capital of the world.
> 4th - 6th March: Plant and Tree Fair, Lisieux, Calvados
Garden festival in the heart of Normandy.
> 18th - 20th March: Annual Black Pudding Festival, Mortagne-au-Perche, Orne
Black pudding competition, eating contests, cooking demonstrations and art exhibitions.
> 21st - 27th March: Tour de Normandie
Cycle race starting this year in Bourg-Achard and ending in Caen.
> 24th March – 2nd July: ‘Tintamarre! Instruments de musique dans l'art, 1860-1910’ - Musée des Impressionnismes, Giverny, Eure
An exhibition illustrating the close links that developed between Impressionist painters and musicians.
> 25th - 26th March: D-Day Race, Juno Beach, Courseulles-sur-Mer, Calvados
15 km obstacle race after landing on Juno Beach.