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A pick of the top festivals and events in Orleans!

The capital of the Centre-Val de Loire region is a rising star among metropolitan areas in France, putting on a packed programme of events and celebrations, each year fresher and bolder than the last.


One fine summer in Orleans

Every summer, Orleans comes alive with a diverse programme of festivals and special events on and around the Loire!

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Sound and light show

The city’s sound and light show is all set to wow crowds during this free spectacle running every year !

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Joan of Arc Festival

Step back in time and experience French history brought to life at the Joan of Arc Festival in Orleans in 2020.

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Orleans and all that jazz

Every year, come and swing to the rhythms of jazz at a host of concerts and events in Orleans!

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Balade fluviale Festival de Loire Orléans

The Loire Festival

All aboard for the largest river boat festival in Europe, hosted on the Loire in Orleans!

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Christmas market in Orleans

Every December, Orleans city centre is transformed into Santa’s village.

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