Busy month for events in Poitou-Charentes, let’s hope the weather picks up. Here are a couple of events being advertised in Civray at the moment.









Respire Jazz festival; Aignes et Puyperoux: 30th June to  2nd July (more)

Festival International du Film; La Rochelle: 30th June to 9th July (more)

TOUR DE FRANCE 1st to 23rd July and it is not coming through Poitou-Charentes this year, the nearest point is  is the Dordogne on 10th July (more)

Cognac Blues Passion: Guess where …its in Cognac!  4th to 8th July  (more)

Nuits Blanches en Pays Jaune D’Or; Segonzac: 1st to 31st July ???? maybe but I suspect its not happening… nothing on their web site as yet (more) 

Festival au Village; Brioux sur Boutonne: 2016 dates were 1st to  9th July  (more)

Festival Jeux Santons; Saintes 12th to 21st July (more)

GT Tour;Circuit du Val de Vienne, Le Vigeant, 4th and 5th July  (more)  Excellent and not expensive.

Medieval Fete de Dignac; Dignac: 9th July in (more)

Festival de Music et Danse; Airvault: 11th to 15th (more)

Festival Ludique; Parthenay: 12th to 23rd July (more)

Terre de Danses; Bressuire,  Neuil les Aubiers: 6th to 11th July (more) 

Les Francofilies; La Rochelle 12th to 16th July (more)

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

Le Festival International de Guitare de l’Ile de Ré 13th July (more)

Festival de Musique classique; Saintes: 14th to 22nd July (more) Great setting for this.

Journées artisanales; Angles sur l’Anglin ;  14th and 15th July (more)

Festival Atouts Arts; Thouars: 5th to 8th July  (more)

Festival Musique en Re; Le Blois-plage en re:19th July to 2nd August, A musical web site….beware. (more) 

OPEN GARDENS – LES JARDINS DU COQ Labreuille16390 MONTIGNAC LE COQ 17th May (more) Check site for other dates and venues.

La Guinguette Buissonniere; Angouleme: last year it was 25th July to 13th August ,more)

La Roche a Foucauld;  La Rochefoucauld: 22nd and 23rd July (more)

International Painting Festival; Magne: 22nd to 23rd July 2017 (more)

Fete du Cognac; Cognac:27th 28th and 29th July (more)

Festival de Bouche a Oreille; Parthenay: July26th to 29th (more)

L’Ile aux Livres,Le Bois-plage -en-Re, 21st,  22nd  and 23rd July, (more) 

Un Violin sur le Sable; Royan:22nd 25th and 28th July (more) With fireworks 

Les Estivales d’Artenetra Celles-sur-Belles and surrounds, around ?July 17th to 5th August (more).

To check out some of the events later in the year have a look at The comprehensive guide to What’s on in Poitou-Charentes.