Comprehensive guide to What’s on in Poitou-Charentes. 2018

This is is the most comprehensive  list of events occurring this year, 2018, in Poitou-Charentes.  It only covers events that are on for a specific time and will not cover things like the Futuroscope or the Aquarium at La Rochelle which are open all year round.

(This page is being updated over the next few months, at the moment  it is a copy of the 2017 agenda, except for January Feb, March, April, May, June and July. Many events occur at the  same time each year so from August onwards it gives a reasonable guide as to what might be on. I will up date it month by month as the year progresses, but there is no point in trying to do it all now as half of the events have not been finalised and guests etc have not been booked. It seems that it is a French characteristic to sort these things out fairly close to the event).

Around 230  events listed so far…..

230…….  that’s what I call comprehensive !

The events are listed by month and if an event is highlighted then if you click on it you will be taken to a post I have written about that event where you will find out much more. Or if at the end of the listing it says (more) then clicking this will take you to that events website.

Living in or near La Charente? then you might like to visit this web site. (Agenda La Charente)  This site is OK but seems to want to keep re directing you to the site for Charente Maritime.  Why?

In la Vienne then click (Agenda La Vienne) This site is OK, a bit limited.

In Deux Sevres then click (Agenda Deux-Sevres) This site is now probably the most user friendly.

And finally if you are in Charente Maritime  then click (Agenda Charente Maritime) This is a good site, it covers most things but every time you look at an event you then have to reset the dates you are interested in.

Also, if you would like your event publicised here then contact me at poitoucharentesinphotos@gmail.com or alan.waterman1@btopenworld.com

January 2018

Expo-photos d’Alexandre Giraud Niort 2nd Jan (more)

Patinoire et luge pour Noël  (Looks like fun) Niort  From 2nd Dec to 6th Jan(more)

JAZZ a SAINT SATURNIN,  centre culturelle 16290 ST SATURNIN 12th to 21st Jan (more)

HEART FEST’ Salle polyvalente 16230 MANSLE 13th Jan (more)

CLOWN MIME “LUNE AIR” Salle de spectacles La Canopée Place du jumelage 16700 RUFFEC 14th January

Spectacle Jean-Marie Bigard à Chatellerault le 17 janvier 2018 (more)

45th Festival International de la Bande DessinéeAngouleme: 25th January to 28th January (more)

CONCERT : PASSI : « Les tentations… 20 ans » + 1ère PARTIE  RAP  LA SIRENE – Espace de Musiques Actuelles de la Communauté d’Agglomération de La Rochelle Saturday 20th Jan. (more)

Spectacle Carmina Burana à Chasseneuil du Poitou le 23 janvier 2018 (more)

CINEMA JAPONAISDU  25/01/2018 AU 27/01/2018 LA ROCHELLE (more)

FRENCH NEW-WAVE WEEK  : CABADZI x BLIER + ARM + NEVCHÉ  La Rochelle,  26th January (more)

Exposition de Michèle Simon  Celles sur Belle 27th Jan (more)

FRENCH NEW-WAVE WEEK  : POLO & PAN (DJ) + EDDY DE PRETTO + MALIK DJOUDI + VOYOU + LONEPSI La Rochelle 27th January (more)

FRENCH NEW-WAVE WEEK: ALBIN DE LA SIMONE + ASKEHOUG La Rochelle 28th January (more)

 

 

JOUR DE JAZZ À FOURAS LE 27/01/2018 LE 10/03/2018 (Seems like a long day to me??) (more)

One for the children….Spectacle Chantal Goya à Chasseneuil du Poitou le 28 janvier (more)

Marche au Truffles; Vilebois-Lavallette Dates to be announced for Jan and Feb (more)

Foire de Truffles: Jarnac every Tuesday morning through January/February(more)

February 2018

Concert Generation Marley à Chatellerault le 2 février 2018 (more)

Concert Notre Dame De Paris à Vouneuil Sous Biard le 3 février 2018 (more)

Concert d’ô Bec à La Puye le 3 février 2018 (more)

Boxing;     Championship of France  Rochefort  3rd Feb 2018  (more) 

Indie/Pop NADA SURF : NadaSurf fête les 15 ans de “Let Go” + 1ère PARTIE; La Sirene La Rochelle 4th Feb (more)

STAGE DE MUSIQUE DE CHAMBRE  Abbaye aux Dames, Saintes – 5th to 9th FÉVRIER 2018 (more) 

Concert Bal sous les étoiles à Poitiers du 8 au 9 février 2018 (more) 

Local walks; there are loads of them for details of those in Charente Maritime click (more)  Here is one that took my eye, SORTIE ORNITHOLOGIQUE, 10th Feb 9am at Massignac click (more) for details on this specific walk.  

Spectacle Dirty Dancing à Chasseneuil du Poitou le 10 février 2018 (more)

Concert Roch Voisine à Chatellerault le 16 février 2018 (more)

Blues?? LES NUITS DE L’ALLIGATOR : LES FILLES DE ILLIGHADAD + ALTIN GUN + KEPA LaSireene La Rochelle, 16th   Feb (more)

Fossils and Minerals…quite interesting 3ÈME SALON MINÉRAUX, FOSSILES, MICROMINÉRAUX, SABLE, COQUILLAGES DU 17/02/2018 AU 18/02/2018 LA TREMBLADE (more)

FESTIVAL INTERNATIONAL D’ÉCHECS DU 17/02/2018 AU 23/02/2018ROCHEFORT (more)

FÊTE DU MIMOSA  St Trojan Les Bains… (more) an annual event 16th to 18th this year, but with global warming the Mimosa may flower a bit earlier!  as part of the whole event there is a Brocante/Vide du Grenier, always popular with the Brits Saturday 17th Feb early 7am to 9am!!! (more)

Michel Fugain En Concert à Chatellerault le 28 février 2018 (more)

4 CONCERTS À BRESSUIRE  Bocapole  – POITOU CHARENTES during February (more)

La Hune, St Benoit….several events on at this venue throughout February  (more)  

Marché aux truffes : 27 janvier et 10 février 2018 (more) 

Tribute to Erroll Garner CONCERT JAZZ : PIERRE CHRISTOPHE QUARTET LIVE LE 24/02/2018 À 20H30 SAMEDI)LE CHATEAU D’ OLERON (more)

CONCOURS DE PÉTANQUE EN DOUBLETTE F3 LE 24 Feb À 14H30 VAUX SUR MER (more)

What a good photo!

CARNAVAL LE 27/02/2018 À 17H00 (MARDI)LES PORTES EN RE (more) 

Trail de Val d’Egray,  Marathon and Half Marathon, Champdeniers 25th Feb (more)

Journées des Moulins Vivants du Bandiat, de La Tardoire, de l’Argence et de la Colle. 25th and 26th Feb (more) Check web site for which Windmills are open.

Foire de Truffles: Jarnac: every Tuesday morning in February (more)

Ancient Weapons Fair: Poitiers: 25th Feb (more)  There is also one in MAZIERES EN GATINE where ever that is on the 11th Feb.

March 2017 

EXPOSITION DES OEUVRES DE SAFIA BOLLINI ET DOMINIQUE BESSEY St Georges de Didonne DU 24/02/2018 AU 11/03/2018 DE 10H00 À 12H00 ET DE 15H30 À 19H00 Whats that all about? Well you have 11 days left to find out… The advertising poster is quite eye catching! (more) 

Wines of d’Olleron; St Denis D’Olleron  1st to 3rd March (more)

Printemps des Poets; Niort: 4rd  to 19th March (more)

SORTIE NATURE ” AUTOUR DE SUZAC”  St Georges de Didonne 7th March at 14H30 Wrap up warm!(more)

Chateau D’Oleron there are various events throughout March click (more) to investigate.

Festival La Tête dans les Nuages,  Angouleme 7th to 17th March (more)

Jour de Jazz Fouras… in fact its two days 9th and 10th March (more)

Lots of events on through out the month at La passerelle, in  Nouaille Maupertuis starting with Le Festival Quand on Conte (21 è édition). on the 9th March (more)

 

 

 

 

Les chemins de Saint Jacques, Marans 10th to 17th March (more) I wrote a blog about St Jacques de Compostella

Spectacle Jean-Marie Bigard à Chatellerault (He/She is obviously doing a tour) 10th March (more)

OUVERTURE DE LA TRUITE – CANAL MARANS LA ROCHELLE Marrans LE 10/03/2018 À 07H00 (SAMEDI) (more)

Concert Murray Head à Chatellerault le 11 mars 2018 (more)

COURS DE GREFFE AU JARDIN  Ars en Re LE 12/03/2018 À 14H30 (LUNDI) (more)

 

Concert; ‘Sammy Decoster and Co’, Le Chateau D’Oleron 16th March (more)

Angouleme   ‘La Nef’ Lots of good music throughout March (more) check site for all the  gigs.

Venitien Carnival; Etaules: 9th March (more)

La Tete dans les Nuages – magic, circus,arts, and dance for youngsters; Angouleme; 7th to 17th March (more)

Piers Faccini …Rock music, Chaseneuil du Poitou  le 16 mars 2017 (more)

Théâtre “Le bal des escargots” Niort…. Could be a bit slow moving! 16th to 18th March (more)

Spectacle Claudia Tagbo à Chatellerault le 16 mars 2018 (more)

28ème festival Piano en Saintonge. Festival de jeunes pianistes. Saintes 16th and 17th March (more)

Marathons and Half Marathons…Get fit all you overweight millenials.

31 of them!!! at various locations, Bressuire, La Rochelle, St Eutrope,and Taillebourg, throughout March and the rest of 2018/2019 (more) 

 

Terri’Thouars Blues: Thouars: 20th March to 25th March (more)

Click to hear a Utube clip of a song called ‘Winter is comming’ by Bluesoul Familly Bluegrass.

It is an appropriate song for the begining of March this year.

Sortie nature : FORMATION IDENTIFICATION des AMPHIBIENS CPIE DE GÂTINE POITEVINE79340 COUTIÈRES 22nd March (more)

Rochefort Pacifique cinema; Rochefort 29th March to 2nd April.(more)

Foire at Rouillac: 27th March

Spectacle Celtic Legends à Chasseneuil du Poitou le 30 mars 2018 (more)

Journées des métiers d’art en France,    Cognac 31st March to 2nd of April (more) This is a world wide event with lots of venues, Cognac is just one : check web site for others.

Bach a Paques; Saint Maixent L’Ecole: 30th March to 2nd April (more)

 

April 2018

Huge VG in Champagne Mouton 16350 on Easter Monday.

Brocante in Charente Maritime as you would expect lots of venues have a Vide Grennier over Easter click to see where you can pick up a bargain (more) 

Discover Golf, GOLF INTERNATIONAL DE LA PRÈZE  various dates early April(more)

Festival des Cerf-volant – Kite festival: Chatellion Plage: 31st March, 1st and 2nd April   (more)

CHASSE AUX ŒUFS DE PÂQUES Vaux sur Mer LE 01/04/2018 À 09H30 (more)

Exposition Sébastien Piquet à Chasseneuil du Poitou du 31 mars au 27 avril 2018 (more)

Bach a Paques; Saint Maixent L’Ecole: 31st March and 1st April (more)

Médiévales à Nouaillé-Maupertuis 31st March and 1st April (more)

BOURSE AUX POISSONS – ARVERT 2nd April Aquariums Fish/corals etc  But do not buy any Coral/shells taken direct from the reefs.(more)

Journées européennes des Métiers d’Art;  Throughout France.3rd to 8th April (more)

 

 

 

 

Circuit bressuirais de véhicules anciens & Foire Expo Vintage, CHÂTEAU DE BRESSUIRE79300 BRESSUIRE 7th April (more)

EXPOSITION • NU ET PORTRAIT D’APRÈS MODÈLE VIVANTDU 04/04/2018 AU 11/04/2018 DE 14H30 À 19H00  Royan (more) 

Journées des métiers d’art en France,  This is a world wide event with lots of venues, check web site  (more)

ATELIER CHOCOLAT Chocolaterie Letuffe, 2 rue du bourg,16730 TROIS PALIS every day (more)

La Guinche Swing Festival Poitiers 6th to 8th April (more)

FAITES DU NAUTISME MESCHERS SUR GIRONDE LE 10/04/2018 DE 11H00 À 17H00 (MARDI)  (more)

Festival of Milk !!  Why not? Chabanais 20th and 21st April (more)  

Marathons/half Marathons LES FOULEES DE LEOVILLE CHEZ SOULARD 17500 Leoville 8th April (more) check web site for others.

Josh Miller Concert  La Rochelle 26th April (more)

Foire at Rouillac: 27th April (more)

May 2018

TROC PLANTES;  Tonnay Charente 1st May 9am to 12am (more)

EXPOSITION DE TRAVAUX D’AIGUILLES – COMITÉ DE JUMELAGE La Tremblade, Its all about Crochet and not eels as I first thought. From 30th April to 6thMay (more) 

Vienne en Fleurs; 30 Avenue du General Leclerc 38200 Vienne, 6th May (more) 

EXPOSITION FERNAND BRAUN – MEDIATHEQUE; Its Photographs, La Tremblade, 7th to 26th May (more)

FESTIVAL DU VENT Talmont sur Gironde  from 10/05/ to 13/05/ (more)

FAITES DU NAUTISME La Tremblade, 10 th May (more) 

FESTIVAL 3 JOURS EN MAI – LOIX  10th to 12th May at  20H30. (more)

COURSE DE TROT PREMIUM – MEETING DE PRINTEMPS Chatelaillon Plage 14th May (more)

14ème Festival “Musique au Pays de Pierre Loti” Saint-Pierre d’Oléron 19th to 26th May (more)

Rallye du Printemps; (motor sport) Bords, Charente Maritime: 19th and 20th May (more)

FÊTE DE LA NATURE. Dolus D’Oleron  23/05/2018 DE 10H00 À 18H00 (MERCREDI) (more)

Vide Grenier; La Couarde sur Mer  20th May (more)

Spectacle; Le Tour du Monde en 80 minute. Aulnay de Saintonge 27th May (more)

Festival International de Music de Chambre en Charente; Chalais  5th May to 3rd June (more)

Half Marathon; Aytre-La Rochelle 27th May  and Futuroscope in May (more)

Spectacles nocturnes Coeurs en Bataille; Nouaille-Maupertuis:  Various dates but  groups of 10 people! (more)

 

JUNE 2018 it will have stopped raining by then…..????

500 Ferraris contre le cancer: Val de Vienne, Le Vigeant:  31st May 1st, 2nd 3rd  June  (more)

Festival Musiques Metisses, Angouleme 1st 2nd and 3rd June  (more)

EXPOSITION DE PEINTURES DE CARLOS DA SILVA Fouras 1st to 7th June, The Argentine painter not the footballer! (more)

Concert Festival la voix du Rock à Couhe le 2 juin 2018 (more)

Regate le Grand Largue St Denis D Oleron 2nd June (more)

Visite guidée de l’église Notre-Dame Niort 3rd June but also other dates (more)

Les Visiteur de L’Autre Monde; Chateau-Larcher 1st and 2nd June also 8th and 9th June (more)

Spectacles nocturnes Coeurs en Bataille; Nouaille-Maupetuis: 2nd 3rd and 4th June (more) ; Not sure if link is to 2018 web site or last years… they only put dates not years on their site!!!

Festival Musiques et Gastronomiques du Monde, Mathes  3rd and 4th June (more)

Notes en Vert at Perigny 8th 9th and 10th (more)

Festival Plein Sud; Cozes : 9th May to 14th May (more)

Terre d’images : exposition de photo Thouars 9th June (more)

Portes ouvertes Rock School Diff’Art + Puces Culturelles Parthenay 9th June,  You could find some rare vinyl worth a fortune…probably not.(more)

Festival de Melle 18th June (more)

Half Marathon; Niort: 10th June (more) 

Arthur de Richemont et la guerre de Cent Ans Parthenay 15th June  For a bit of background reading have a look at my blog about ‘English possessions in France’   (more)

Highland Games; Bressuire: June sometime so far nothing about 2018 here is a link to a site about previous events!! (more)

(Polychromies de Notre Dame le Grand; Poitiers: starts 22nd June then every night till 21st Sept. (More)

L’escargouille (snail farm) open day; Blanzay: (around the 15th June ) (more) This site is always well out of date…..Rather like the occupants, the owners are rather slow in updating their web site! They also sell products in local markets check site for dates.

Maraisthon; Coulon: 16th and 17th June (more)

Fête de la musique 2018 Poitiers 21st June (more)

Fete de la Saint Jean, Les Mathes 24th  June (more)

Vintage Cars Grand Prix ; Bressuire: 23rd 24th  June  (more)

Le festival de les Sarabandes, Rouillac    29th June to 1st July (more)

Free Music festival; Montendre: 22nd and 23rd June (more)

Jazz à Vienne & Saison Jazz  (loads of stuff all over check web site); Vienne 28th June – 13th July (more)

July 2018

Respire Jazz festival; Aignes et Puyperoux: 28th 29th and 30th June also 1st July (more)

Festival International du Film; La Rochelle: 29th June to 8th July (more)

TOUR DE FRANCE 7th to 29th July and it is not coming through Poitou-Charentes this year, the nearest point is  is the Vendee and Pay de Loire  on 7th July (more)

Cognac Blues Passion: Guess where …its in Cognac!  3rd to 7th July  and one act is  Santana  and I have got my tickets….hooray (more)

Festival au Village; Brioux sur Boutonne:  7th to 13th July, last years site with this years dates!      (more)

Ducati Club Circuit du Val de Vienne, Le Vigeant, 7th and 8th July  (more)

Medieval Fete de Dignac; Dignac: 8th July  (more)

Festival de Music et Danse; Airvault: It was 10th to 14th July (more)

Festival Ludique; Parthenay: 11th to 22nd July (more)

Terre de Danses; Bressuire,  Neuil les Aubiers: 6th to 10th  July (more)

 

Les Francofilies; La Rochelle 11th to 15th July (more)

 

Festival des Enfants du Monde; Saint Maixent L’Ecole:10th to 15th July (more)

Festival International de Guitare de l’Ile de Ré Mid July…. still have 2017 site!!!(more)

Festival de Musique classique; Saintes: 13th to 23rd July (more) Great setting for this.

Various events including Lumières Mediévales à Angles sur l’Anglin; Angles sur l’Anglin ; that event is on 21st of July (more)

Festival Atouts Arts; Thouars: roughly 11th to 14th  (more)

Festival Musique en Re; Le Blois-plage en re:17th July to 2nd August, A musical web site….beware. (more)

La Guinguette Buissonniere; Angouleme: last year it was 27th July to 12h August , and the link is to 2017 site (more)

La Roche a Foucauld;  La Rochefoucauld: 21st and 22nd July (more)

International Painting Festival; Magne: 21st and 22nd July (more)

Fete du Cognac; Cognac:26th 27th and 28th July  (more)

Festival de Bouche a Oreille; Parthenay: 26th to 29th July  (more)

L’Ile aux Livres,Le Bois-plage -en-Re, 20th, 21st, and 22nd  July, (more)

Un Violin sur le Sable; Royan: 21st to 28th July (more)With fireworks.  

Les Estivales d’Artenetra Celles-sur-Belles and surrounds, around July 23rd to 11th August (more)

 

August 2018 

Painters in the street Charroux 4th and 5th August (more)

Various activities including Rock climbing, Paddle boarding etc  on the Gartemp ; Montmorillon  August 2018 (more)

Spectacle Pyromelodique;  Angles sur l’Anglin, 5th August 2018, (More)  

Symphony of Summer,Fouras, 8th 9th and 10th August (more)

Festival of Polynesia, La Rochelle 10 and 11th August (more)

Festival of Jazz . La Rochelle 10.11 and 12th August (more)

BRIC A BRAC Place de la mairie 16240 PAIZAY NAUDOUIN EMBOURIE RUFFEC 15th August (more)

Mad Hatters festival; Featuring Bootleg Beatles and Dr Feelgood . Caunay  10th 11th and 12th August (more)

COURSES HIPPIQUES,Hippodrome16330 MONTIGNAC CHARENTE 9th, 16th and 23rd  August 2018 (more)

Championnat de France de supercross; La Tremblade 14th August (more)

Festival Crescendo; (Progressive Rock) Saint Palais sur mer, 18thAugust    (more)

De Bouche à Oreille Parthenay,  25th to 28th  August 2018  (more)

Festival de Confolens; Confolens:   13th to 19th August 2018 (more)

Les Soirees Lyriques de Sanxay; Sanxay: 9th 11th and 13th August (more)

Jazz en Ré – 18th  August 2017 (more)

2018 Tour du Poitou Charentes, Charente, Charente Maritime, Deux sèvres, Vienne 21st to 24th August 2018 (more)

Festival du film Francophone; Angouleme: 21st to 26th (more)

Festival du livre Angles sur l’Anglin, 12th to 15th August 2018 (More) 

Vide Grenier,Montignac ,25th August (more)

September 2018 

 

24th Festival Coup de Chauffe; Cognac: 1st and 2nd Sept (more)

Coconut Music Festival Saintes 6th 7th 8th and 9th Sept (more)

BOURSE ET EXPOSITION INTERNATIONALE COQUILLAGES ET FOSSILES  Yes I would like this one I have a few shells at home. 8th 9th and 10th Sept  La Rochelle(more) 

LA NUIT DES ETOILES La Noue 5th, 13th and 20th Sept. (more)

Lavood Stock Festival at Lavoux 8th September (more)

Remontee de la Seudre; Royan: 8th and 9th September (more)

L’Imprevu Festival Montemboeuf; Montemboeuf: 6th to 9th Sept (more)

Journées du patrimoine Poitiers 2018 15th Sept (Lots in various locations) check web site (more) 

Barrobjectif photographic exhibition;  Barro: 15th to 23rd Sept (more) excellent ….make the effort to visit this.

Le Grand Pavois boat show; La Rochelle: 26th Sept to 1st October. (more) Biggest in Europe?

Circuit des Remparts/International Rallye: Angouleme: 14th 15th and 16th  September……   I love it. (more)

Rallye International de Charentes ( this is part of the above weekend but occurs on the 15th Sept. The route is not announced until a few days before the event, I will post it on this blog when I can.

Concert Saint Benoit Swing du 27 au 29 septembre 2018 (more)

Half Marathon; Chasseneuil: 16th Sept (more)

 

October 2017

Between the two towers Jazz Festival: La Rochelle: 1st to 7th October 2018 (more)

Cirque Claudio Zavatta; Niort  1st October (more).
Well I would advise against this if they sill are using wild animals, tigers and lions etc I would direct you to a blog I wrote some years ago.  Maybe its just clowns and high wire stuff but if its wild animals then give it a miss.

Semaine Bleue et “américaine”: Niort,  2nd to 6th October (more)

RALLYE DUNES ET MARAIS,du 06/10/2017 au 08/10/2017,ST PALAIS SUR MER (more)

CINEMA: NÉS EN CHINE Rue d’Aquitaine16190 MONTMOREAU 8th October (more)

Angie Palmer in concert Luzay 14th October (more)

Spectacle Kamel le Magicien à Poitiers le 15 octobre 2017 (more)

SOIREE D’OUVERTURE DU FESTIVAL VISIONS D’AFRIQUE, le 18/10/2017 à 20h30
ST PIERRE D OLERON (more)

Concert Oumou Sangare à Poitiers le 20 octobre 2017 (more)

I do not know what this is all about, but the poster for it is quite eye catching….maybe click on the link and you may find out more and it might be of interest… better than French TV no doubt.

Concert Hommage a Stephane Grappelli à Chasseneuil du Poitou le 20 octobre 2017 (more)

Spectacle Le Grand Cirque St-Petersbourg Légende à Chatellerault le 20 octobre 2017 (more)
And it is on again in Poitiers. Spectacle Le Grand Cirque St-Petersbourg Légende à Poitiers  21st to 23rd  October 2017(more)

 

I would suggest you do not visit these events. They give the wrong message to children about respect for wild animals.

Festival international du Film Ornithologique; Meningoute: 27th Oct to 1st Nov. (more)

Projection du film “Marie baigne dans le beurre”; Luzay 27th October (more)
Hmm, well if my translation of the title of the film is correct…. then the mind boggles

 

November 2017

EXPOSITION PHOTOGRAPHIQUE “DE-CI, DE-LÀ”Espace découverteLes Remparts – Place de la Salle Verte16100 COGNAC 1st November to 31st December (more)

CONCOURS DE PÉTANQUE EN DOUBLETTE F3 LE 11/11/2017 VAUX SUR MER  (more) 

VOITURES ANCIENNESplace du Château16200 JARNAC 12th November (more)

FESTIVAL D’AUTOMNE 15 NOVEMBRE 2017 AU 30 DÉCEMBRE 2017La Rochelle (more)

Literatures Europeennes; Cognac: 16th to 19th November (more)

SORTIE ORNITHOLOGIQUE Maison des lacs16310 MASSIGNAC 18th November  (more)

CHICAGO BLUES FESTIVAL Place de la Mairie 16310 MONTEMBOEUF 18th November(more)

Exposition Patrick Pichon Melle  19th November (more) 

Exposition de Michel Andre dit Croctoo, Niort 24th November. (more)

December 2017

EXPOSITION : CANIS LUPUS L’Alpha 1 rue Coulomb 16000 ANGOULEME. It has been on for some time and ends early January 2018, check web site for opening times. (more) 

Are there Grey Wolves living wild in France? YES, are they in Poitou-Charentes? read my blog about Grey Wolves

CONCERT : SOUL TIME SYSTEM Espace Henri Matisse 196 avenue du Général De Gaulle 16800 SOYAUX 8th December (more)

PINEAU ROUSSILLE : PORTES OUVERTES Pineau Roussille 21 rue de Libourdeau 16730 LINARS  9th and 10th December and its Free (more)

MARIONNETTES : GEPETTO Salle des fêtes 1 rue des écoles 16600 MORNAC 10th December (more)

Spectacle Irish Celtic Generations à Montmorillon le 10 décembre 2017 (more)

CONCERT MUSIQUE  ET ORGUE Eglise Saint-Maxime Rue de la Fontaine de Pommeau 16500 CONFOLENS 10th December (more)

CONCERT DE NOËL Eglise 16700 RUFFEC Also on 10th December so what will it be Ruffec or Confolens? (more)

Concert Choeurs Armee Russe Etoile Rouge à Chatellerault le 12 décembre 2017 (more)

Spectacle Augustin, Pirate des Indes à Chasseneuil du Poitou le 16 décembre 2017 (more)

FÊTE DE LA LUMIÈRE ET MARCHÉ DE NOËL Le Bourg16220 ECURAS 15th to 17th Dec (more)

 

 

 

 

MARCHÉ FERMIER DE NOËL Chambre d’agriculture 66 impasse Niepce16000 ANGOULEME. 22nd and 23rd December, Final chance to get your Christmas goodies! (more)

Boutique éphémère d’artisans durables.  31 GRAND’RUE79700 MAULÉON 23rd December (more)

Exposition Photo – Jazz bat la campagne, Parthenay  31st December (more)

So there you have a few events that are on this month. As always I suggest you check out the web sites of the individual departments where there is usually more things listed. Having said that I could not find anything in the site for Charente-Maritime. You can click on the link and see for yourself. I presume there will be things happening in places like Royan and La Rochelle this month but I searched other sites and could not find anything. I spent a long time trying and all I found was a reference to a Festival of Light in Royan and skating in Royan but I could not find dates or venues.  If anyone can help I will add stuff in but for now there are no links to anything in Charente-Maritime.

 

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16 thoughts on “Comprehensive guide to What’s on in Poitou-Charentes. 2018”

  1. hi I am at alan.waterman1@btopenworld.com So if you want your event included just get in touch.

  2. Hi! I am an English speaking alien in Poitiers and new in town. This blog it is very practical and well-designed. Thank you!

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