October 2018

Find out more about the main events in the region.

(Subject to alteration)

>Until 25th October: Ex Anima show, Caen

An amazing new equestrian show by Bartabas at Caen Theatre.

>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: 'Avant-première Impressionniste', various locations

Several events are being hosted in Caen, Rouen and Giverny to lay the first stone of the next Normandy Impressionist Festival.

>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.

>20th - 21st October: Fête du Karting, Aunay-les-Bois, Orne

For the 3rd year, experienced pilots will compete to win one of the prestigious trophies: the Norman Challenge Trophy, the Handikart Trophy and the Histori'Kart  (vintage  karts) Trophy.

>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.

>28 OctoberFête de la Pomme, Conches-en-Ouche, Eure

This festival dedicated to Cider, cheese and apples is celebrating its 10th anniversary this year!