Our pick of all the biggest events in Normandy this year…

January

The Monumental Forest

22/09

30/09

The Monumental Forest

Forêt Verte, north of Rouen

September 2019 - September 2021

February

The Monumental Forest

22/09

30/09

The Monumental Forest

Forêt Verte, north of Rouen

September 2019 - September 2021

March

The Monumental Forest

22/09

30/09

The Monumental Forest

Forêt Verte, north of Rouen

September 2019 - September 2021

April

The Monumental Forest

22/09

30/09

The Monumental Forest

Forêt Verte, north of Rouen

September 2019 - September 2021

May

The Monumental Forest

22/09

30/09

The Monumental Forest

Forêt Verte, north of Rouen

September 2019 - September 2021

Papillons de Nuit festival

21/05

23/05

Papillons de Nuit festival

Saint-Laurent-de-Cuves

Postponed to 21-23 May 2021

June

The Monumental Forest

22/09

30/09

The Monumental Forest

Forêt Verte, north of Rouen

September 2019 - September 2021

Thursdays at the Haras du Pin National Stud

18/06

30/09

Thursdays at the Haras du Pin National Stud

Haras du Pin National Stud

18 June - 30 September 2020

Rouen Cathedral light show

20/06

30/09

Rouen Cathedral light show

Rouen

20 June - 30 September 2020

77th anniversary of D-Day and the Battle of Normandy

29/05

15/08

77th anniversary of D-Day and the Battle of Normandy

D-Day and Battle of Normandy sites across Normandy

29 May - 15 June 2021

July

The Monumental Forest

22/09

30/09

The Monumental Forest

Forêt Verte, north of Rouen

September 2019 - September 2021

Thursdays at the Haras du Pin National Stud

18/06

30/09

Thursdays at the Haras du Pin National Stud

Haras du Pin National Stud

18 June - 30 September 2020

Rouen Cathedral light show

20/06

30/09

Rouen Cathedral light show

Rouen

20 June - 30 September 2020

Normandy Impressionist Festival

04/07

15/11

Normandy Impressionist Festival

Rouen, Caen, Le Havre, Cherbourg, Giverny, Honfleur, Fécamp, Saint Lô and across all of Normandy

4 July - 15 November 2020

Night shows at the Mont-Saint-Michel

04/07

29/08

Night shows at the Mont-Saint-Michel

Mont-Saint-Michel

4 July - 29 August 2020

A Summer in Le Havre

11/07

04/10

A Summer in Le Havre

Le Havre

11 July - 4 October 2020

Bastille Day fireworks in Normandy

13/07

14/07

Bastille Day fireworks in Normandy

Across Normandy

13-14 July 2020

Set sail for the Fécamp Grand’Escale

01/07

31/07

Set sail for the Fécamp Grand’Escale

Fécamp

Postponed to summer 2021

Bayeux Medieval Festival

02/07

04/07

Bayeux Medieval Festival

Bayeux

Postponed to summer 2021

August

The Monumental Forest

22/09

30/09

The Monumental Forest

Forêt Verte, north of Rouen

September 2019 - September 2021

Thursdays at the Haras du Pin National Stud

18/06

30/09

Thursdays at the Haras du Pin National Stud

Haras du Pin National Stud

18 June - 30 September 2020

Rouen Cathedral light show

20/06

30/09

Rouen Cathedral light show

Rouen

20 June - 30 September 2020

Normandy Impressionist Festival

04/07

15/11

Normandy Impressionist Festival

Rouen, Caen, Le Havre, Cherbourg, Giverny, Honfleur, Fécamp, Saint Lô and across all of Normandy

4 July - 15 November 2020

Night shows at the Mont-Saint-Michel

04/07

29/08

Night shows at the Mont-Saint-Michel

Mont-Saint-Michel

4 July - 29 August 2020

A Summer in Le Havre

11/07

04/10

A Summer in Le Havre

Le Havre

11 July - 4 October 2020

Cabourg Romantic Film Festival

01/08

31/08

Cabourg Romantic Film Festival

Cabourg

August 2020

September

The Monumental Forest

22/09

30/09

The Monumental Forest

Forêt Verte, north of Rouen

September 2019 - September 2021

Thursdays at the Haras du Pin National Stud

18/06

30/09

Thursdays at the Haras du Pin National Stud

Haras du Pin National Stud

18 June - 30 September 2020

Rouen Cathedral light show

20/06

30/09

Rouen Cathedral light show

Rouen

20 June - 30 September 2020

Normandy Impressionist Festival

04/07

15/11

Normandy Impressionist Festival

Rouen, Caen, Le Havre, Cherbourg, Giverny, Honfleur, Fécamp, Saint Lô and across all of Normandy

4 July - 15 November 2020

A Summer in Le Havre

11/07

04/10

A Summer in Le Havre

Le Havre

11 July - 4 October 2020

Deauville American Film Festival

04/09

13/09

Deauville American Film Festival

Deauville

4-13 September 2020

Dieppe International Kite Festival

12/09

20/09

Dieppe International Kite Festival

Dieppe

12-20 September 2020

Cider and apple festivals

27/09

08/11

Cider and apple festivals

Caudebec-en-Caux, Vimoutiers, Beuvron-en-Auge, Le-Breuil-en-Auge, Conches-en-Ouche, Saint-Cyr-la-Rosière and Le Sap

27 September - 8 November 2020

October

The Monumental Forest

22/09

30/09

The Monumental Forest

Forêt Verte, north of Rouen

September 2019 - September 2021

Normandy Impressionist Festival

04/07

15/11

Normandy Impressionist Festival

Rouen, Caen, Le Havre, Cherbourg, Giverny, Honfleur, Fécamp, Saint Lô and across all of Normandy

4 July - 15 November 2020

A Summer in Le Havre

11/07

04/10

A Summer in Le Havre

Le Havre

11 July - 4 October 2020

Cider and apple festivals

27/09

08/11

Cider and apple festivals

Caudebec-en-Caux, Vimoutiers, Beuvron-en-Auge, Le-Breuil-en-Auge, Conches-en-Ouche, Saint-Cyr-la-Rosière and Le Sap

27 September - 8 November 2020

Normandy for Peace World Forum

01/10

02/10

Normandy for Peace World Forum

Caen

1-2 October 2020

Scallop festivals

17/10

06/12

Scallop festivals

Ouistreham, Villers-sur-Mer, Port-en-Bessin, Dieppe, Courseulles-sur-Mer, Grandcamp-Maisy and Trouville-sur-Mer

17 October - 6 December 2020

November

The Monumental Forest

22/09

30/09

The Monumental Forest

Forêt Verte, north of Rouen

September 2019 - September 2021

Normandy Impressionist Festival

04/07

15/11

Normandy Impressionist Festival

Rouen, Caen, Le Havre, Cherbourg, Giverny, Honfleur, Fécamp, Saint Lô and across all of Normandy

4 July - 15 November 2020

Cider and apple festivals

27/09

08/11

Cider and apple festivals

Caudebec-en-Caux, Vimoutiers, Beuvron-en-Auge, Le-Breuil-en-Auge, Conches-en-Ouche, Saint-Cyr-la-Rosière and Le Sap

27 September - 8 November 2020

Scallop festivals

17/10

06/12

Scallop festivals

Ouistreham, Villers-sur-Mer, Port-en-Bessin, Dieppe, Courseulles-sur-Mer, Grandcamp-Maisy and Trouville-sur-Mer

17 October - 6 December 2020

Herring festivals

07/11

29/11

Herring festivals

Le Tréport, Dieppe, Saint-Valéry-en-Caux, Fécamp and Lieurey

7-29 November 2020

European Night of Museums

14/11

14/11

European Night of Museums

Across Normandy

14 November 2020

December

The Monumental Forest

22/09

30/09

The Monumental Forest

Forêt Verte, north of Rouen

September 2019 - September 2021

Scallop festivals

17/10

06/12

Scallop festivals

Ouistreham, Villers-sur-Mer, Port-en-Bessin, Dieppe, Courseulles-sur-Mer, Grandcamp-Maisy and Trouville-sur-Mer

17 October - 6 December 2020

Christmas in Normandy

01/12

03/01

Christmas in Normandy

Across Normandy