Events and Festivals in Nantes

  • Three Continents Festivals: Festivals of the Three Continents (Festival des 3 Continents) is an annual film festival founded by Phillippe and Alain Jalladeau and takes place in Nantes, since 1979. This festival is solely dedicated to the cinemas of Africa, Asia and Latin America. it takes place between last week of November and first week of December.
  • Hellfest festival: It will take place between 19th June and 21st June, 2015. It is a French music festival held in Clisson, 35km south-east of Nantes. Artists from nearly 70 other countries come here to perform. At present, this festival has become one of the important tourist landmark events in the Pays de la Loire.
  • Fete des Nouvelles: Fête rebelle et fraternelle (New Day – rebellious and fraternal party) – Nearly 4000 visitors come to visit this festival, that is held between 23rd May and 24th May. Throughout the weekend, debates, fraternal meetings, performances, concerts are held.

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