Events and Activities
Oyster CityJ F M A M J J A S O N D
The center is open from April until the begining of November - Toussaint Holiday.
La Rochelle Traditional Jazz FestivalJ F M A M J J A S O N D
Dates: May 31st to June 4th 2017
La Rochelle AquariumJ F M A M J J A S O N D
Each year the aquarium welcomes more than 800,000 visitors, making it the most visited aquarium in France.
Château La Roche Courbon Medieval FestivalJ F M A M J J A S O N D
Port and Sardine Feast in Ars-en-RéJ F M A M J J A S O N D
At 3 pm: Marine songs "Les Gaillards des pertuis"
At 5pm: Parade of the old ships
At 6:15 pm: music: selected pieces from the Philharmonie d'Ars
At 6.30 pm: Opening of the restaurant: Grilled sardines or roast turkey, potatoes from Ars en Ré, rice pudding cream caramel
At 8:45 pm: Concert
Templars' Festival in ChâteaubernardJ F M A M J J A S O N D
The Templars' Fest takes place next to the Templar Chapel.
Animations include: medieval camp, medieval market, historical reenactment etc.
Next festival will take place in 2018
Visit the Ile de Ré sea urchin hatcheryJ F M A M J J A S O N D
The hatchery can be visited - with urchin tasting - from April to September on Wednesdays and Thursdays by appointment only.
La Rochelle MuseumsJ F M A M J J A S O N D
All the museums with the exception of the Maritime Museum can be visited free of charge the first Sunday of the month between the month of October and April (included).