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May 16, 2020
November 01, 2020
International Garden Festival
LOIRE VALLEY Held since 1992, this event features gardens created by landscapers and designers from all over the world whose projects have been selected by a jury. Having as theme “Return to Mother Earth”, this edition presents twenty-seven gardens combining harmoniously imagination, originality, poetry and nature. Domaine de Chaumont-sur-Loire. Open every day from 10am to 8pm till August 31st, till 7.30pm in September and till 7pm in October. Admission : €19 / €12, €6 for children under 12. Information : 0254209922
www.domaine-chaumont.fr
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July 04, 2020
November 15, 2020
Normandy Impressionist
NORMANDY. Having as theme “A new day, a new colour”, the fourth edition of the Normandy Impressionist Festival features dozens of events taking place in museums, art centres and towns throughout this region. It includes exhibitions of works by Impressionist painters and contemporary artists, screenings of films, book fairs, concerts, theatre plays, cruises, visits, themed meals and so on. Information :
www.normandie-impressionniste.fr
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October 17, 2020
November 08, 2020
Departure of the Vendée Globe
LES SABLES D’OLONNE, VENDEE. A non-stop race around the world without assistance that is reserved for solo sailors, the Vendée Globe takes place every four years, starting and finishing in Les Sables-d’Olonne in Vendée. The thirty-three yachts participating in this 9th edition are visible in the port from October 17th and they will move to the start line on November 8th. From 9.30am one boat will leave the pontoons every four minutes and it will take the yachts an average of 25 minutes to sail across the port fairway leading to the ocean. The official race start signal will be given at 1pm. Till November 8th, a 15,000 square-meters village dedicated to the sponsors, the partners, associations and shops is open in the port. Till November 6th it gives free access to the pontoons where are moored the boats. Open daily from 10am to 8pm, admission free but booking is compulsory. Information :
www.vendeeglobe.org
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October 27, 2020
November 03, 2020
Korean film festival
PARIS. Around fifty feature films, documentaries and short films are on the agenda of the 15th Korean Film Festival in Paris. It includes premieres, new releases, and classic films. Several Korean directors and actors will participate in the festival and introduce their film to the public. Publicis Cinemas. 133 avenue des Champs-Elysées, 75008 Paris. Admission : €8 / €4 per film. Festival pass : €42. Information :
www.ffcp-cinema.com
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