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Saturday, June 19, 2010

Holidays and planning.

On holiday in the area, or coming shortly?
Have a look here and plan your trips more easily.
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CAMARGUE-NEWS N°66

A region full of holiday activities and festivities
Camargue, Alpilles and Southern Cévennes
July 2010





IN CAMARGUE AND PETITE CAMARGUE




LES SAINTES-MARIES DE LA MER
Port Gardian Festival 4 July 2010
Nautical flea market (free registration), various activities,
turtle centre, hovercrafts, SNSM stall, etc.
Complete programme.




MÉJANES – Domaine Paul RICARD
LES SAINTES-MARIES DE LA MER
Horse Festival 10 - 14 July 2010 - 4 days of grand festivities, entertainment, Bodegas, Flamenco, etc.
Complete programme.




LES SAINTES-MARIES DE LA MER
106th FESTO VIERGINENCO
25 July 2010
Gathering of the young ladies who will be wearing the ribbon for the first time... a grand day full of tradition.
Complete information




VAUVERT
7th Jazz nights - 9 & 10 July 2010
China Moses and Raphaël Lemmonier Quintette - Manu Katché - Big band de Petite Camargue and their guests Claude Egéa and Al Jarreau
Complete information




SAINT-GILLES
Fishing and Apricot Feria –
1st to 4th July 2010
Exhibition, tasting, street market, garage sale and entertainment in the town centre.
Complete information




SAINT-GILLES
During the Fishing and Apricot Feria
Concert CHICO ET LES GYPSIES
at Emile Bilhau Arenas.
Complete information




AIGUES-MORTES
Nuits de Sel/Salt Nights
12 & 13 July 2010, Southern ramparts
Contemporary Dance Festival.
Complete information




AIGUES-MORTES
Radio France Festival
From 12 to 30 July 2010, Southern ramparts and in the courtyard of the Logis du Gouverneur in front of Tour de Constance.
Complete information




SAINT-LAURENT D'AIGOUZE
Local products evening on the square
Tuesday 13 July 2010
Tasting, conviviality and tradition.

Complete information




Traditional Village Festivals in the whole region
From spring to autumn, in all villages, it’s time for passion, tradition and emotions
Complete information and 2010 calendar
Based on the information provided by the organisers




BELLEGARDE
2010 Guitar Festival
3 & 4 July
Site of La Tour, organised by the Council
Complete information




MANDUEL
Gilles Servat Concert
3 July in the Manduel Arenas at 9pm. Gilles Servat Concert and Fest-Noz at around 11pm brought by the groups SONERIEN AR SU and TOR BIHAN in the arenas. Complete information




BEAUCAIRE
"LES BEAUCAIROISERIES" 2010 Festival
1st, 7, 8, 9 & 15 July
Les Beaucairoiseries – Humour Festival
Complete information




PORT SAINT-LOUIS DU RHÔNE
"ENVIES RHÔNEMENTS" Festival
"Embarcarons" from 31 July to 1st August 2010
"Les Mercredis du Port" on 7, 14, 21 & 28 July
Complete information



La Camargue
on Facebook






IN ALPILLES




2010 ALPILLES FESTIVAL
9 July: LAMANON: “Lam’ du Blues” The two sacred monsters who are currently winning all the Blues International scene awards: WES MACKEY & the Cugny’s Quartet - LOUISIANA RED & Little Victor’s juke joint. Complete information




2010 ALPILLES FESTIVAL
17 July: SAINT-ANDIOL: “Québec, Belle Province en Provence”
Songs by Fabienne THIBEAULT accompanied by Jean-Pierre DEBARBAT on the saxophone and the group LES DÉPANNEURS.
Complete information




SAINT-REMY DE PROVENCE
Arts & Crafts and wine Festival
On 23, 24 and 25 July
in Saint Rémy de Provence
Three unforgettable days !




MAUSSANE LES ALPILLES
Designers Show
From 12 to 18 July 2010 - Martine Le Nir, the Art et la Manière association and their designer friends, artists and craftsmen will display their most beautiful art Complete information




AUREILLE
"Jean de Florette"
16 July at the stadium (open air)
by the company César Choisi
Complete information




GRAVESON
Saint-Eloi Celebration
From 23 to 27 July 2010 Horse pulled cart race, Priors’ meal, walk and Farandole, dance, bull races and abrivado in the streets of the village. Complete information




NOVES
Off Festival in Noves
30 June & 1st July
Complete information








USEFUL ADDRESSES




Wedding in Camargue and Petite Camargue,
Magical places for your wedding...
... Reception rooms and logistics
Magical places for unforgettable events.
www.mariage.camargue.fr




Camargue... the island of seminars
From managing top seminars to large events of thousands of people... adventure raids... everything is possible in Camargue
See our partners offers.




"Special offers" Camargue
Discover the astonishing Camargue at very special conditions
2 to 4 stars hotels... B&Bs.
Our partners have special offers just for you !
All the offers




"Gipsies Evening" in Camargue
La Table des Baumelles les Cabanes de Cambon
El Campo les Saintes-Maries de la Mer
Le Piccolo les Saintes-Maries de la Mer




Photos of the Camargue
For the attention of tour operators, coach agencies and their advertising companies, editors and printers
Camargue pictures bank
www.images.camargue.fr




CAMARGUE.TV - Production Partner
Location scouting and photography logistic, cinema, television, Information about the shoot location
Local human resources and technics - Administrative assistance
Complete information



These are some ideas given by our partners, tourist office, associations...
You can also visit the festivals and events at Camargue and Petite Camargue Calendar.

Alpilles Calendar.

For confirmation, please contact the organisers or the Visitor Information Centres.


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