If Arcachon is very popular in summer, the city remains very busy all year round for open-air events dedicated to the public. At the traditional appointments are added new features that promise unusual moments filled with conviviality and good humor.
The beach Pereire is and will be the theater of a privileged moment between friends, neighbor or with family for a picnic in white, feet in the sand the first Friday of the month of July.
As part of this country meal, the festivities of the sea of 14 and 15 August will not fail to enliven the Arcachonnais and the visitors. A giant picnic is given in Front de Mer and this is the opportunity to admire the traditional sailing regatta. To end in a high note, a sight of firework will offer more joy to everyone.
Let's move on to sporting events for a new year full of vitality. "18 hours of Arcachon" is a tournament of habitable sailboats which takes place towards the 4 to 10 of the month of July. Like all the year, it will be 18 hours of endurance with a great start promising nautical ballet show and colorful.
But long before that, fans of two-wheeled sports will have the opportunity to attend the 3 hours of mountain biking in the city on Saturday 25 and Sunday 26 February at the Grand Air high school. The tournaments begin at 10:45 am and various animations will be on the bill. The gourmands will find what they are looking for in the terroirs stand with oysters, wines and many other products. There will be food service on site.
The notoriety of the jumping of the sands is quite obvious with three days of contests and original animations in June. It is a real spectacle in order to see the best French riders on the beach Pereire. The icing on the cake, the view of the Bassin and the forest is pleasant.
Arcachon also has its carnival and like every year it is held in March. It will be an opportunity to wear fancy dress. Chariots, whimsical machines, troops and costumes compete with ingenuity and originality.
The city is also a theater venue, the play entitled "Bella Figura" by Emmanuelle Devos will be produced at the Olympia on Tuesday, January 31 at 8:45 pm. If you will be there, make the most of this moment to let yourself be captivated by this comedy which is funny and cruel at the same time.