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City:Lourdes

Gavarnie Festival

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Taking place in an open sky setting, in the "Cirque de Gavarnie", a UNESCO listed natural wonder, at 1 450 m above sea level, the festival features this year the play "Dracula, Prince des ombres" - "Dracula, Prince of the shadows".
Nightly from the 25th of July to the 6th of August 2017.
The show starts at 9:00 pm.
eyecandyWeb Site:www.festival-gavarnie.com
eyecandyAddress:Gavarnie, Hautes-Pyrénées
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Lourdes Museums

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Some of Lourdes museums are: The Pyrenees Museum housed in the Lourdes Castle: features the largest art, popular traditions and historic item collections related with the Pyreneen Mountains region. www.chateufort-lourdes.fr
The Wax Museum - it tries to recreate scenes from the New Testament and the life of Bernadette Soubirous. www.musee-de-cire-lourdes.com
The House of Sainte Bernadette - situated at 2 Rue Bernadette de Soubirous. The house where the parents of Sainte Bernadette lived displays photos and objects related to the life of the Saint.
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eyecandyAddress:Lourdes
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Mutton Festival of Luz-Saint-Sauveur

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The festival dedicated to the local sheep breed celebrates each year the return of the flocks in the valley after spending the whole summer in the high altitude pastures. Animations include traditional (and not so traditional) music, demonstrations of sheep and lambs buying and selling negotiations, lamb roast tastings etc.
Dates: August 1st 2017
Luz-Saint-Sauveur is located some 30km (18.6mi) south of Lourdes.
eyecandyWeb Site:www.luz.org
eyecandyAddress:Luz-Saint-Sauveur, Hautes-Pyrénées
eyecandyPhone:05 62 92 30 30

"Orpheon" Male Choir Concerts

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"Orpheon" is a men vocal group that has existed since 1867. The group that calls itself "Les enfants de Barège" (children of Barège mountain region) has won throughout the time numerous awards and the international recognition for their mountaineer repertory.
Concerts in the church of Luz St Sauveur on June 14, July 24, August 25 and September 19 2017. Concerts start at 9:00pm.
eyecandyWeb Site:www.orpheondeluz.com
eyecandyAddress:65120 Luz St Sauveur
eyecandyPhone:0683174704