If its not too hot you might like to get out and enjoy some of the vast number of events big and small which take place this month. For more information on any event just click on the (more) and it will link you to the web site for that particular event. Or you might just like to chill out at your local Plan d’Eau.ballon-à-gaz

There will be a lot of hot air at this event, no matter what the weather.

So here is the list of some of the events this month.

Nuits Blanches en Pays Jaune D’Or; Segonzac: 1st to 31st July (more)

Festival au Village; Brioux sur Boutonne: 3rd to 11th July (more)  

Festival Bouillez; Brioux sur Butonne: 4th and 5th July

GT Tour;Circuit du Val de Vienne, Le Vigeant, France: 4th and 5th July

Trail des Ruisseaux 21Km run; Clos de Roches Premarie: 5th July(more)

Medieval Fete de Dignac; Dignac: around 6th July no info yet.

Festival de Music et Danse; Airvault: around 6th July no info yet

Festival Ludique; Parthenay: 8th to 19th July (more)

Terre de Danses; Bressuire: 9th to12th July

Festival au Gre des Arts; Pranzac:10th to 19th July (more)

Les Francofilies; La Rochelle 10th to 14th July (more) Johnny Halliday this year…..hmmm

Festival des Enfants du Monde; Saint Maixent L’Ecole:11th to 16th July (more)

Festival de Musique classique; Saintes: 11th to 19th July (more) Great setting for this.

Festival Villages Sessions; Villebois Lavalette: 12th to 18th July (more)

Fetes du bicenteniare; Ile d’Aix:12th 13th and 14th July (more) Its a one off! Similar event planned for 2115.

Festi’piano; Le Domaine D’Essart: 13th to 19th July (more)

Festival Atouts Arts; Thouars: roughly 15th to 18th July.

Festival Musique en Re; Le Blois-plage en re:15th to 30th July (more) 

La Guinguette Buissonniere; Angouleme: 17th July to 9th August (more)

La Roche a Foucauld;  La Rochefoucauld: 18th July (more)

International Painting Festival; Magne: around about? 19th to 20th July

Fete du Cognac; Cognac:23rd 24th and 25th July (more)

Marche sur L’Eau; Le Vanneau-Irleau:25th July (more) Don’t forget your wellies.

Festival de Bouche a Oreille; Parthenay: 29th July to 1st August (more)

Coupe d’Europe Montgolfieres; Mainfonds: 29th July to 2nd August (more)

Un Violin sur le Sable; Royan: 31st July (more) With fireworks.  

Les Estivales d’Artenetra Celles-sur-Belles and surrounds, around ?July 22 – August 8