Festival in Dordogne Valley in summer


Souillac en Jazz Festival : July

For over 30 years, the Souillac Jazz Festival has been an unmissable event for jazz lovers eager to see international musicians on a spectacular stage. With a 12th century abbey as a backdrop, do not miss the talent of Das Kapital, Paul Lay, Airelle Besson, Emile Parisien feat. Joachim Khün….all performing in Souillac between the 15th and the 22nd of July 2017.


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The Ecaussystème Festival in Gignac on July


A small village of the Dordogne Valley has become THE place to be for party goers every summer for 15 years. Iggy Popo and Alpha Blondy were here last year. This year, 25 000 happy festival goers will enjoy the Offspring, Manu Chao and many others playing hard in the middle of a field. Rock on !


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The Saint-Céré Festival : on August 


Musicals and operas in the new Théâtre de l’Usine in Saint-Céré and in magical settings such as the castle of Montal and the castlel of Castelnau-Bretenoux. You will be hard-pressed to find a more breathtaking combination. A real gem for culture vultures!

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The Rocamadour Festival : on August

The Festival of Sacred Music in Rocamadour is a rare opportunity to see amazing talents combined with an intimate atmosphere and the outstanding acoustic of the basilica.

Every year, the festival’s popularity grows to make it one of the most sought-after event in the South-West region. Bach, Fauré, Monteverdi…two weeks of concerts charged with emotions.


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Ecoute Voir la Dordogne Festival : 21st of July to 19th August

A festival full of surprises taking you along the Dordogne river from Argentat to Astaillac. Music, cinema, concerts in many different locations: The Beauty and the Beast in Le château d’Estresses, music along the waterfront in Argentat, events in rural churches and bigger abbeys…

Many great talents coming together down the Dordogne river for a very original month-long festival.


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