Events in August 2014

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Here you can find a selection of events in France in August: 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
Arles Meetings
The international photography festival
From 7th July to 21st September 2014 in Arles, in the Bouches-du-Rhône
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
Pyrotechnic Art Festival
A multi-coloured, musical battle that illuminates Cannes Bay
In July / August 2014 in Cannes, in the Alpes-Maritimes
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
World’s End Festival
A crossroads for world and multi-cultural music
From 1st to 3rd August 2014 in Crozon, in the Finistère
Lorient Interceltic Festival
A great gathering of Celtic cultures
From 1st to 10th August 2014 in Lorient, in the Morbihan
Les Escales
A festival of traditional and contemporary world music
From 1st to 2nd August 2014 in Saint-Nazaire, in the Loire-Atlantique
Bridiers Historical Fresco
A big, historical night-time fresco in Limousin
From 1st to 4th August 2014 in La Souterraine, in the Creuse
MiMa - Puppet Art Festival
Artistic creations based on puppet art for children and grown-ups
From 7th to 10th August 2014 in Mirepoix, in the Ariège
Sea Shanty Festival
A party in the harbour, music and lots of boats
In August 2015 in Paimpol, in the Côtes-d'Armor
Darc Festival
The biggest dance workshop in Europe
From 10th to 22nd August 2014 in Châteauroux, in the Indre
World Cultures Festival
International folk dance and music festival
From 12th to 17th August 2014 in Montoire-sur-le-Loir, in the Loir-et-Cher
Confolens Folklore Festival
The festival of world arts and popular traditions
From 12th to 17th August 2014 in Confolens, in the Charente
Festival of Blue Nets
A traditional Breton festival for all
From 14th to 17th August 2014 in Concarneau, in the Finistère
La Route du Rock
Independent music festival in an exceptional setting
From 14th to 17th August 2014 in Saint-Malo, in the Ille-et-Vilaine
Jazz in Ramatuelle
A festival that’s 100% Jazz!
From 16th to 20th August 2014 in Ramatuelle, in the Var
Street Theatre Festival
A big space for artistic freedom, enchantment and discoveries
From 20th to 23rd August 2014 in Aurillac, in the Cantal
Berlioz Festival
A major symphonic and Romantic music festival
From 21st to 31st August 2014 in La Côte-Saint-André, in the Isère
St. Louis Festival
A traditional water jousting tournament
From 21st to 26th August 2014 in Sète, in the Hérault
Morteau Festival
A regional festival full of good times and good food
From 22nd to 24th August 2014 in Morteau, in the Doubs
Rock en Seine
The last big rock event of the summer
From 22nd to 24th August 2014 in Saint-Cloud, in the Hauts-de-Seine
Big Prune Show
A family festival of gastronomy and music dedicated to prunes
From 29th to 31st August 2014 in Agen, in the Lot-et-Garonne


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