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Main cultural events in 2017

Manoir du Tourp cultural centre – Programme

From 6 May to 5 November"Flying over the Cotentin Peninsula": an exhibition by Jérôme Houyvet
From 6 May to 8 October: "The large dolphins in the English Channel, an exceptional history" , an exhibition by GECC
From 14 October to 7 January 2018: "Missing: a look at the lost heritage of Cotentin"

Saturday 20 May: Long Night of Museums
Saturday 24 June: Saint John's Eve, Saint John Ball and Bonfire
Saturday 15 and 16 July: the Tourp Histories, a festival going back in time
Friday 11, Saturday 12 and Sunday 13 August: Bucolic Street
Saturday 9 & Sunday 10 September: Plants and Flavours of Autumn
16 & 17 September: European Heritage Day
Saturday 25 November: conference "History and Archaeology in La Hague"

Ludiver Planetarium – Programme

Saturday 22 April: 2 – 6 p.m. spring at the LUDIVER Planetarium = plant sale, children's workshops, activities, etc.
From 4 to 8 April: activities with the Manoir du Tourp
16 and 17 August: 2 – 6 p.m. 6th Water Rockets Festival

Friday 28 July: Night of the Stars, free event: conferences, activities and stargazing
And as ever: the "curiosities of space" workshops during school holidays, stargazing at night, special evening events, the "Friends of Ludiver", family events

Birthplace of Jean-François Millet in Gréville-Hague

20 years of the Jean-François Millet birthplace museum

From April to November

Exhibition "Interacting Portraits: Millet and Photography" 
Exhibition "Field Portraits"

Jacques Prévert House in Omonville-la-Petite

Exhibition "Garance, Barbara, Nelly, Janine... Jacques Prévert and Women" Until March 2017

Exhibition "Jacques Prévert, portrait of an artist"

Exhibitions at the Château de Flamanville

For summer 2017 exhibitions of work by artists working with a wide range of forms and techniques; watercolour, pastel, acrylic, photography.

20 May: Long Night of the Museums

Visit the museums of La Hague at nightfall: Manoir du Tourp, Jacques Prévert House, etc.

15 and 16 July: the Tourp Histories

Medieval-style shops, food and entertainment. All day long, events, workshops and demonstrations introducing local history to young and old alike in an entertaining and sociable atmosphere.

5 August: Sheep Fair in Jobourg

A sheep fair in Jobourg, first organised in 1937 by the local council, and which welcomes 400 sheep and over 4,000 visitors each year.

28 July "Night of the Stars" at the Ludiver Planetarium

Free activities during the evening (stargazing, family activities, etc.)

11, 12 and 13 August: Bucolic Street

For 3 days, the heart of the Manoir du Tourp beats in time with street performances.

From 5 to 9 August: La Hague In Music Festival!

Top-quality musical event dedicated to classical music. La Hague is the venue for musical encounters blending classical music, contemporary music, jazz and world music.

9 and 10 September: Plants and savours of autumn at the Manoir du Tourp

Exhibitors come to meet visitors, plant lovers and experts to share their expertise, awaken their interest and introduce them to the botanic varieties in their collections.

17 and 18 September: European Heritage Days.

16 September: “Place O Mômes” – children's festival.

Concert, magic show, creative workshops, games, storytelling, etc.