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What’s on in the Vendée during August?

Posted the 11 July 2022
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The season is in full swing here in the Vendée, and like every year, the month of August offers a rich and varied programme of events: traditional events, concerts, fireworks…Numerous events will take place in all four corners of the Vendée. We have compiled a list of some of the must-see places to go out in the Vendée during August.

What’s on in the vendée  - 5th , 6th & 7th august 2022

Viens dans Mon Île Festival in L’Île d’Yeu  - 5th August

Come and watch Vianney, Gaëtan Roussel and Ofenbach in concert at the “Festival Viens dans mon Île“ , on the charming Ile d’Yeu (1,3 and 5th of August). One of the many great summer festivals in the Vendée

The Medieval nights in Bazoges en Pareds  - 6th August

Welcome to the Bazoges en Pareds dungeon! A journey back to the Middles ages and the Vendée’s folklore.  With organised games, dancers, and Medieval knights….

Things to do in the Vendée during the weekend of  15th August 2022

Les Arts par Nature Festival in Vix until 15th August  

Concerts, conferences, exhibitions, theatres. This year, the festival’s theme is based on the great Vendean heroines!

« Voix et Musique » concerts at Prieuré de Grammont - Monday 15th August

Not sure what to do on the 15th August weekend? Why not go to the 4th edition of the Voix et Musique at Prieuré? There will be some great presentations with the renowned voice of Egregor Vocal.  

Find an activity in the Vendée for the weekend 19th ,20th & 21st august 2022

It’s the last day of the Jaunay’stivales in the Pays des Achards  - 20th August

As part of the Agricultural Fair, come and enjoy the last day of the Jaunay’stivales in the Pays des Achards!

The Festival à Onda in Avrillé  - 19th & 20th August 2022

Groups such as Pony Pony Run Run, Sanseverino, Stone Age, Red Beans & Pepper Sauce, Caesaria Freak Family….They will all be there for the Vendée’s Pop Rock Festival!

Some weekend ideas for the 26th, 27th & 28th August 2022

The Vendée’s book fair « Le Refuge du Livre » at Le Refuge du Grasla – 27th & 28th August

Just follow the direction for the Vendean Bocage and the  Refuge du Grasla for a literary outing. 

Dans les Jardins de William Christie Festival – Les Arts Florissants at Thiré from 20th to 27th August

One of the Vendeé’s “not-to-be-missed” summer festival is back for its 11th edition. William Christie invites you into his gardens for Baroque music concerts.

Your holidays in the Vendée: things to do throughout august!

Various cultural events, shows and festivals are organised throughout August in the Vendée! Here are some of the highlights to discover during the summer.

See all the summer cultural and festival events across the Vendée


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