Though most things happen in summer, Sommières offers events all year round...

All year

- Exhibitions of paintings, sculpture and photos in the Lawrence Durrell room.
- Passage des Arts (craftwork).
- Concerts in the Catholic church and plays in the Protestant church.
- Market every Saturday morning.
- Flea market every Saturday morning.


- Mountain bike rally (Sommières).


- Motocross (Sommières).

- Mediaeval festival (Sommières).
- Pre-summer concerts and exhibitions.


- Camargue bull games.
- Traditional village festivals.
- Visit to the Bermond tower.
- Guided tour of the town.
- Wednesday evening market (in season).

- Rencontres de la Pierre (stonemasons' festival) (Junas).
- Jazz festival (Junas).
- Bastille Day firework display and dance.
- Antiques fair (Sommières).

- Music evenings at the Château de Villevieille and the chapel of St Julien de Salinelle .
- Les Arpegiales (chamber music concerts and classes).

- Veteran motorbike meeting.

July : Stonemasons' festival (Junas)

March : Motocross

April : Mediaeval festival

June : Camargue bull games

This list of things to do is by no means exhaustive.

For more information, see the Sommières Tourist Office website.
Don't hesitate to contact us for any more information and bookings.


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and the Hérault (34) departments, and between Alès, Nîmes and Montpellier
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