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> 2017 Summer holidays 01.01.2017

The Pays de la Loire region is a brillant Summer holiday destination on the French Atlantic coast, whether you are travelling alone, as a couple, as a family or with friends.  ...
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  • 01 to 05 February 2017

    © Région Pays de la Loire/Ouest Médias

    La Folle Journée Festival

    The 23rd edition of the Folle journée clas...

  • 16 February to 04 March 2017

    Festival Hip Opsession

    Hip Hop Festival

    Hip OPsession  will take place from 16th F...

  • 01 to 02 April 2017

    Mans'Art

    Art in Le Mans

    In the heart of the beautiful Cité Plantagenêt...

  • 02 to 02 April 2017

    Cholet Carnival

    Cholet daytime Carnival

    In 2017, Cholet will be celebrating the 10...

  • 08 to 08 April 2017

    © Serge Cousseau - Cholet Carnival

    Night-time Carnival in Cholet

    In 2017, Cholet will be celebrating the 10...

  • 21 to 23 April 2017

    Printemps des Ecuyers

    Printemps des Ecuyers

    The fabulous ‘Printemps des Ecuyers’ at the fa...

  • 22 to 23 April 2017

    Fête du Chocolat

    Fête du Chocolat

    A festival all about chocolate on 22nd and 23rd...

  • 11 to 14 May 2017

    Longines Jumping international de La Baule

    Show jumping in La Baule

    From the 11th to 14th May 2017, the chic seasid...

  • 19 to 20 May 2017

    Festival des 3 elephants.

    Festival des 3 elephants

    From 19th to 20th May 2017, Laval will once aga...

  • 20 to 21 May 2017

    Medieval fair in Guérande

    Medieval fair in Guérande

    The traditional medieval fair in Guérande will...

  • 03 June to 09 September 2017

    Cinescénie © Puy du Fou

    Le Puy du Fou® - Cinéscénie

    At night, Cinéscénie® presents a living history...

  • 15 to 22 June 2017

    Saint-Nazaire bridge © Franck Charel

    The Bridge 2017, Nantes

    An unusual race will bring together trimarans a...

  • 16 to 18 June 2017

    Hellfest Music Festival

    Hellfest

    Every June, Rock meets the Little Italy of Fran...

  • 17 to 18 June 2017

    Le Mans 24 Hours

    Le Mans 24 hours

    Every June, since 1923, the prestigious 24H has...

  • 17 to 17 June 2017

    Les Foulées du Gois

    Les Foulées du Gois

    Les Foulées du Gois race : 17th June is a uniqu...

  • 21 to 21 June 2017

    Fête de la Musique

    Fête de la Musique

    On 21st June there is an international festival...

  • 22 to 25 June 2017

    Saint-Nazaire Bridge © Franck Charel

    The Bridge 2017, Saint-Nazaire

    An unusual race will bring together trimarans a...

  • 24 to 25 June 2017

    Festival de la Chalibaude

    Festival de la Chalibaude

    The streets of Château-Gontier-Bazouges are ove...

  • 24 to 25 June 2017

    Anjou Vélo Vintage

  • 01 July to 27 August 2017

    Le Voyage à Nantes

    Voyage à Nantes

    The city turned upside down by art! From Ju...

  • 07 to 08 July 2017

    Menifolk

    Folk Festival

    There's a traditional folk festival at La...

  • 07 to 09 July 2017

    Le Mans Bike Festival 2017

    Le Mans bike festival

    First edition of the Le Mans Bike Festival in...

  • 13 to 17 July 2017

    Les journées de la Rose

    Les journées de la Rose

    Every year, a rose flower arrangement contest t...

  • 07/14/2017

    Festival de Poupet

    Festival de Poupet

    Every Summer, Saint-Malo-du-Bois, near the...

  • 20 to 22 July 2017

    (c) Cadre Noir - Carousel show

    Carousel show at the Cadre Noir

    In Saumur, from 20th to 22nd July 201...

  • 06 to 06 August 2017

     Fête des Battages, Vendee-tourisme

    Fête des Battages

    The Fête des Battages in Saint-André-sur-Sèvre...

  • 08 to 10 August 2017

    The "Bois de la Chaise Regatta"

    Classic sailing boats in Noirmoutier

    August sees one of the biggest meetings of clas...

  • 22 to 27 August 2017

    Anjou Montgolfière - située à Gennes

    20th FAI European Hot Air Balloon Championship

    Château de Brissac , near Angers, is to ho...

  • 31 August to 03 September 2017

    'Les Rendez-vous de l’Erdre'

    'Les Rendez-vous de l’Erdre’ jazz festival

    ‘Les Rendez-vous de l’Erdre ’ is a jazz fe...

  • 02 to 03 September 2017

    Fête de la Renaissance

    Renaissance Fair

    At L'Herbergement in Vendée on 2nd and 3rd Sept...

  • 03 to 03 September 2017

    Green Trophy National Final

    Green Trophy National Final

    The Green Trophy National Final will take place...

  • 09 to 10 September 2017

    Folie-des-plantes

  • 23 to 24 September 2017

    Les 24h Camions race

    Truck Race in Le Mans

    The '24H Camions ' truck race takes place on Le...

  • 24 to 24 September 2017

    Durtal @ P.Aubert

    Brocante at Durtal

    In Durtal, near Angers, on 24th September is ‘L...

  • 19 to 22 October 2017

    Mondial du Lion Angers

    Mondial du Lion

    Le Mondial du Lion at Angers' National stud fa...

  • 10 to 12 November 2017

    Les Musicales du Cadre Noir

    Les Musicales du Cadre Noir

    In Saumur, from 10-12th November 2017, ‘Les Mus...

  • 08 January to 10 December 2017

    Montsoreau © JP.Klein;

    Flea Market in Montorseau

    Every 2nd Sunday of the month, the traditional...

  • 14 to 29 January 2017

    (c) S. Bourcier - Vendée Globe 2012

    Village Le Vendée Globe

    The village for the ‘arrivals’ of the Vendée Gl...

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> ‘Le Favre d’Anne’: in Angers

 A lovely old 19th-century mansion on the River Maine which looks out across at the magnific...

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