Events in Cap Ferret, Arcachon Bay

During good weather, the Cap Ferret offers its holidaymakers festivities and events of all kinds. To begin the season well, the city likes to take care of the health and endurance of its occupants with the race of Baïnes (May 8, 2017). 20 kilometers of jogging on a sandy beach, from the Pointe du Cap Ferret to the Grand Crohot beach. At nightfall, the departure is held on low tide so that all runners suffer in cadence and find some comfort and encouragement in the setting sun  on the ocean. An idyllic setting to get your muscles working and get ready for the jersey! After all your efforts, you deserve a good open-air cinema session. In July, the beach of Claouey invites you to picnic in the early evening, then at nightfall, the titles appear on a large screen mounted for the occasion. The film begins ... Beach towels, folding chairs or chairs, everyone is free to bring what they want to enjoy this cinema session unlike any other.

At Cap Ferret, from July 7th to 14th, the Music Festival invites the greatest airs of classical music to be interpreted by talented virtuosos. The originality of this event is that the concerts are given outdoors, in the most emblematic places of Cap Ferret, such as the Pointe aux Chevaux, the Conche du Mimbeau or the Chapel of the Grass.

To celebrate July 14 with enthusiasm and joy, Cap Ferret does not skimp on the animations. From Place Michel Martin to the Forestière square, concerts and shows await you at every street corner. The must-see ball of the fireman  and the fireworks will also be there!

The festival of the Peninsula from 4 to 6 August 2017. This great festival is the defining moment of the festivities in honor of the crustacean most appreciated of the peninsula. Tastings of oysters, musical entertainment, shows, fairground attractions and as a grande finale, the fireworks organized on Sunday evening around 11 pm.

Here is an overview of the most important festivities that await you at Cap Ferret!