Events and Festivals in Carcassonne

Major festival is celebrated in July, Festival de la Cite, with dance, theatre, opera, circus and music. Within the festival, the Bastille Day is celebrated with a spectacular firework display on 14th July.

In the first week in August there is also Les Médiévales, a medieval pageant.

Other festivals are Fiesta de Toros, Les Chevaliers de la Rose, Les Estivales d'Orgue de la Cite, Dame Carcas Pig Fair and The Festival of Foie Gras.

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