Isigny swing festival 2016
From 3 to 5 June 2016 – Isigny sur Mer
Concerts, dance and entertainment around swing and vintage culture. A large picnic is organized on Sunday noon in the park of the Town Hall.
Carentan celebrates liberty
4 June 2016 – Carentan
Departure from the Carentan Liberty March at 8:30 am, then the hike “Bataille de Carentan” at 1:00 pm. In the afternoon, concert of “The Hoppers” (1940s swing and American music), with parade of military and civilian vehicles and reconstruction of an exodus. The day ends with the Liberation Ball in the village hall.
Sainte-Mère-Eglise celebrates liberty
4 June 2016 – Sainte-Mère-Eglise
Normandy Day picnic in the church square. At 12.15 p.m., the 300 cyclists of the “Voie de la Liberté” race will stop at Terminal 0.
From 1 p.m. the concerts are linked with “the Night’s Cats” (group Rock’n’Roll and Rockabilly) and the American brass bands.
The covered market for the “Freedom Banquet” will be set up in the presence of veterans and military paratroopers who will ensure the big parachute on Sunday. From 8:30 p.m. to 11 p.m., music concerts from the 1940s (swing, jazz).
To end the day, fireworks will be launched at 11:30 p.m. at church square.