Events in July 2014

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Here you can find a selection of events in France in July: unmissable festivals, traditional festivals, exceptional exhibitions, national celebrations, grand shows, sports competitions, fairs and shows. Click on an event in the list below to see a detailed description.

International Garden Festival
A unique place for temporary modern landscape creations
In June / July / August / September 2015 in Chaumont-sur-Loire, in the Loir-et-Cher
International Festival of Lyric Art
One of the great European lyric festivals
In June / July 2015 in Aix-en-Provence, in the Bouches-du-Rhône
Anjou Festival
The theatre event of the Great West
In June / July 2015 in Angers, in the Maine-et-Loire
Enghien Jazz Festival
A celebration of all types of jazz on the banks of Enghien Lake
In June / July 2015 in Enghien-les-Bains, in the Val-d'Oise
La Rochelle International Film Festival
A town in early summer, a curious and enthusiastic audience, and films from all over the world
In July 2014 in La Rochelle, in the Charente-Maritime
Jazz in Vienne
Where all styles of jazz meet
In June / July 2015 in Vienne, in the Isère
Jazz in Montauban
More than jazz!
In July 2014 in Montauban, in the Tarn-et-Garonne
Fourvière Nights
A multi-disciplinary festival in an antique Roman theatre
In June / July 2015 in Lyon, in the Rhône
Bâtie Summer Festival
Multi-disciplinary festival in the centre of Le Forez
From 2nd to 31st July 2014 in Saint-Étienne-le-Molard, in the Loire
Colmar International Festival
Annual tribute to a great musician who shaped our era
In July 2014 in Colmar, in the Haut-Rhin
Where all voices meet
In July 2014 in Pigna, in the Upper Corsica
A three-day outdoor music festival in an enchanting natural site
In July 2014 in Sermamagny, in the Territoire de Belfort
Avignon Festival
A gathering for international contemporary live performance
In July 2014 in Avignon, in the Vaucluse
Nightfall Festival
A unique, multi-disciplinary event where the town is the stage
In July 2014 in Rennes, in the Ille-et-Vilaine
Flax and Needle Festival
Europe’s biggest flax event
In July 2014 in Le Bourg-Dun, in the Seine-Maritime
Gois Run
A race against the sea
In July 2014 in Beauvoir-sur-Mer, in the Vendée
Tour de France
The monument to world cycling
In July 2014 all over France
Les Z'accros d'ma rue
Street performances full of humour and imagination
In July 2014 in Nevers, in the Nièvre
Arles Meetings
The international photography festival
From 7th July to 21st September 2014 in Arles, in the Bouches-du-Rhône
Nice Jazz Festival
Nice, Jazz and the sea!
In July 2014 in Nice, in the Alpes-Maritimes
Chorégies in Orange
The oldest lyric art festival in the Théâtre Antique in Orange
From 9th July to 5th August 2014 in Orange, in the Vaucluse
Saint-Riquier Festival
A big music festival in the Somme Bay
In July 2014 in Saint-Riquier, in the Somme
International festival for child actors, spectators and creators
In July 2014 in Moirans-en-Montagne, in the Jura
Francofolies in La Rochelle
A summer showcase for contemporary French song and music
In July 2014 in La Rochelle, in the Charente-Maritime
Jazz in Juan
The big names of Jazz by the seaside
In July 2014 in Juan-les-Pins, in the Alpes-Maritimes
The pop rock event in Savoy
In July 2014 in Aix-les-Bains, in the Savoie
Rose Days
Exceptional rose arrangements exhibited in a cave gallery
In July 2014 in Doué-la-Fontaine, in the Maine-et-Loire
Grand Falconer’s Festival
One of the oldest and most beautiful medieval festivals in France
In July 2014 in Cordes-sur-Ciel, in the Tarn
Pyrotechnic Art Festival
A multi-coloured, musical battle that illuminates Cannes Bay
In July / August 2014 in Cannes, in the Alpes-Maritimes
Old Plough Festival
Four days of celebration and music at one of the greatest European festivals
In July 2014 in Carhaix-Plouguer, in the Finistère
Sim Copans Festival
A festival for jazz-lovers at the foot of a Romanesque abbey
In July 2014 in Souillac, in the Lot
Cornwall Festival
A festival at the heart of a town and a culture
In July 2014 in Quimper, in the Finistère
Saint-Céré Festival
The lyric art festival in the South-West
From 28th July to 16th August 2014 in Saint-Céré, in the Lot
Jazz in Marciac
A musical event to experience under the stars in August
From 28th July to 15th August 2014 in Marciac, in the Gers
The festival of equestrian art
From 29th July to 3rd August 2014 in Tarbes, in the Hautes-Pyrénées


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Contemporary musicClassical musicJazz music
Traditional musicExpressive writing and graphicsNature and animals
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