From the end of May the first events dedicated to the anniversary of the landing begin. In the Bay of Cotentin, the book fair generally start the festivities followed by the International March for Peace. Then many events will occur until mid-June.
A great variety of events is offered all along the coastal cities of Normandy: from southern Manche to eastern Calvados (Baie du Cotentin, Baie des Veys, Côte de Nacre …), but also in the land like Sainte-Mère-Eglise, Carentan, Bayeux and Caen.
A very large area of festivity where associations of remembrance, enthusiasts, traders, museums, municipality communities, town halls and tourist offices put everything in place to offer you a total immersion in the 40s. Navy, land and air forces, firemen, National Police and National Gendarmerie are also present during official ceremonies and at military settlements