9 - 18 March 2017
Multi-disciplinary festival focussing on poetry with readings, workshops and interviews. Attended by more than 50 poets and other artists.
Strawberry Festival, Beaulieu-sur-Dordogne
14 May 2017
Held in Beaulieu Sur Dordogne, where the festival is famous and the year's production of strawberries is celebrated. Beaulieu Sur Dordogne produces 40% of the strawberries consumed in France. The festival will have over 5 tons of strawberries on display, some eaten and some used in games and competitions. A creation of a giant strawberry tart is displayed in the village square. This event shows numerous ways in which strawberries can be put to use.
Every July, musicians and dancers entertain visitors to Riberac with jazz, pop concerts plus outdoor cinema.
15 - 22 July 2017
Numerous jazz performances at many stages located throughout the city, including both indoor at the area's bars and outdoor stages.
End of July 2017
One of the most important mime festivals in the world with free street shows, theatre productions and workshops. Every year, around 30 mime companies present their acts to the public and before a jury in the hope of winning the prestigious first prize.
Children in particular enjoy this unique festival, which brings together a diverse range or artists with the public who will discover novel entertainment in the narrow streets of Perigueux’s old town.
Please check precise details and dates with event organisers before making your holiday and travel arrangements.