October 2018

Find out more about the main events in the region.

(Subject to alteration)

>4th - 7th OctoberFashion & Costume Film Festival, Le Tréport and Eu, Seine-Maritime

First edition of this new film festival dedicated to fashion and costumes in movies.

>6th - 7th October: 'Fête de la Crevette', Honfleur, Calvados

Shrimp festival with sea shanty, shrimp peeling competitions and other activities.

>6th - 7th OctoberFêtes Normandes, Evreux, Eure

Festival celebrating all things Norman.

>13th - 14th October: 'La Fête du Ventre', Rouen, Seine-Maritime

A farmer’s and local produce market on a massive scale with over 100 stalls, cooking demos and street entertainment.

>19th October - 18th November: Foire Saint-Romain, Rouen, Seine-Maritime

One of France's most important funfairs, held on the banks of the River Seine and boasting 200 rides for all ages.

>20th - 21st October: Fête de la Coquille Saint-Jacques, Ouistreham, Calvados

Scallop and seafood festival.

>21st OctoberFête du Cidre, Beuvron-en-Auge, Calvados

Major Cider festival held in one of Normandy's most picturesque villages.

>27th - 28th October: Fête de la Coquille Saint-Jacques, Villers-sur-Mer, Calvados

Scallop and seafood festival.

>October: Transat Jacques Vabre, Le Havre, Seine-Maritime

13th edition of the most famous two-handed transatlantic race. The departure will take place on the 5th of November.

>OctoberFête de la Pomme, Conches-en-Ouche, Eure

13th edition of the most famous two-handed transatlantic race. The departure will take place on the 5th of November.