You have planned to holiday in the Gironde region this summer, great choice! Whether you have booked at the Village Western or not here are some terrific suggestions to fill your days in this area.

The city of Arcachon offers a wonderful festival for music fans called “Arcachon on Scene“ from 19 th July through to 1st August. Stars like Johnny Hallyday, Francis Cabrel, Frero Delavega and others will be performing.

The second performance of the festival “Darwin Ocean Climax “ will be held from the 8 th  to the 11 th September. Twenty artists and twenty renowned speakers will discuss subjects on Climate Change, the oceans and it’s effect on mankind. There is also the opportunity to hear, in concert, Cassius, Air, Metronomy, Selah Sue. There will also be street artists! If you find yourself near Bordeaux, pass by and experience “Darwin Ocean Climax

Suggestions for those who enjoy street food, the second performance of the festival ‘Food truck du Sud Ouest” at Montussan will take place on 3rd September. World class Gastronomic Cuisine from Asia, Africa, Italy and France catering for every one’s taste.

The city of Libourne, for the 25 th time offers “FestArts” a festival of numerous art exhibits including theatre, music, dance, contemporary plastic art and even circus events! From the 4th to 6th August Libourne is alive with a carnival atmosphere.

Don’t miss a chance to visit a winery ln the well known area of Bordeaux, many tours are on offer, we suggest the”Urban  Wine Tour“. A half day tour followed by a visit to a Bordelaise bar is most enjoyable,

These are just a few suggestions to make your holiday memorable in the Gironde.

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