Coming up for the Halloween half-term
'Mange ta soupe' Festival - Carentan
From 14 to 18 October, a multi-facetted festival focusing on the environment, health and mutual support, promoting social and eco-friendly exchanges. Over a period of four days, there will be tasting workshops, soup competitions, a farmers’ market and workshops for children and parents. The focus for 2015 is on the humble carrot!
Autumn Plant Day - Crosville
From 24 to 25 October, for the eighth year in succession, the Château de Crosville-sur-Douve will be decked out in autumn colours. About 20 exhibitors and growers will have stalls in the courtyard and on the approaches to the Château.
The Vire Andouille and Local Produce Fair - Vire
From 30 October to 1 November, producers of andouilles will let you into the secret of this kind of chitterling sausage. To promote the area’s gourmet foods, a host of artisans who make other gastronomic delights from local produce will also be involved in this event. If you’re a lover of fine foods, this is one event you shouldn’t miss.
The ‘Objects telling the Story of the Titanic’ Exhibition at La Cité de la Mer - Cherbourg
You can examine 35 objects retrieved from the wreck of the legendary liner in the Titanic Centre. Some 103 years after the tragedy, these objects are once again in Cherbourg, the Titanic’s port of call on 10 April 1912.
Môm'Art Festival – Pink Granit Coast
From 18 to 25 October, the villages of Trébeurden, Trégastel and Pleumeur Bodou are getting together to organise the festival, which is exclusively for children! The programme will include: shows, scientific discoveries, puppets, shadow theatre, musical storytelling, songs, magic and more.
Quai des Bulles - Saint-Malo
From 23 to 25 October, the 35th Strip Cartoon and Projection Festival will be taking place at the Palais du Grand Large in Saint-Malo. The programme includes authors, cartoonists, exhibitors, film projections, plus dozens of opportunities to meet enthusiasts and to enjoy events and exhibitions.
Scènes d'Automne au jardin - Côtes d'Armor
From 22 to 25 October, 8 gardens to be discovered along the itinerary in Cotes d'Armor. The owners of parks and gardens open their doors and welcome theater, dance, music, conference ... 4 days during which art and culture blend with nature.
Les Heures Musicales de Binic (Time for Music in Binic)
From 30 October to 1 November, the town of Binic will hold its second Classical Music Festival. Under the guidance of its Artistic Director, Vadim Tchijik, the 2015 programme will again offer celebrated works from the major classical and romantic repertoire performed by renowned musicians.
Photoreporter International Festival - Saint-Brieuc Bay
From 3 October to 1 November, the 4th International Photoreporter Festival offers participants of all ages a new kind of relationship with photography, through talks and debates with photoreporters and through the photo exhibition, which combines aesthetic approaches with knowledge of subjects that are of interest across many areas of the world.
Apple Day - Bridport
17 October is a national day for celebrating orchards and the humble apple. Games and activities for children, apple pressing, etc.
Faîs'sie d’Cidre – Jersey
On 17 and 18 October, Jersey pays homage to apples and cider. At the Hamptonne Museum, there will be lots of activities taking place. You can find out about the island’s many apple varieties, the history of cider, and much more.