October 2017

Find out more about the main events in the region.

(Subject to alteration)

>1st October: 'Fête de la Crevette', Honfleur, Calvados

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

>4th – 8th October: Ouest Park Festival, Le Havre, Seine-Maritime

Music festival held in the Tourneville Fort.

>8th October: A Summer in Le Havre - Anniversary Day

The closing ceremony will be a major rendez-vous around a digital and interactive artistic masterpiece, which will become a permanent symbol of the involvement of the local population in the 500th anniversary celebrations.

>14th – 15th 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.

>27th October – 5th November: 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.