As everywhere in Frace on the summer solstice, musicians take to the streets and perform in various public squares and bars.
Come and participate in the 37th edition of this half marathon race in Miquelon-Langlade!
In a friendly atmosphere, this race brings together as many runners present for the performance as people wishing to complete the race within the four-hour time, whether running or walking. It is also an opportunity for families, groups of friends and visitors to come together for a weekend to participate in the race and the méchoui (barbecue) that punctuates the festive evening that follows!
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The great sailing event of summer 2020.
For 18 years, every two years, international sailors and sailing lovers from all around the world gather for a 350-mile ocean race between Halifax (NS, Canada) and Saint-Pierre & Miquelon. Established race in the competition program of the North American coast, the ROUTE is also the opportunity for a great celebration in Saint-Pierre. A Grand Prix in the bay in front “l’île aux Marins” and 7 days of live music at the Café de la Route, the people of the Archipelago share French culture and hospitality with crews and visitors.
New for the 10th edition in 2020 !
· Together with the great regulars of the ROUTE, a prestigious fleet with spectacular multihulls Multi50 and racing monohulls Class40, sailed by worldwide renowned crews.
· A new ROUTE Saint-Pierre Québec, following ROUTE Halifax Saint-Pierre.
ROUTE Halifax Saint-Pierre, race start on June 26 from Halifax Waterfront, arrival in Saint-Pierre 24h later, for the first ones.
ROUTE Saint-Pierre Québec, race start on June 29 from Saint-Pierre.
An exceptional fleet in the port of Saint-Pierre and a great celebration with music from June 27 to July 3! A must!
Follow the news of the ROUTE to get the full program:
WEB SITE: www.routespm.com
On July 14th, our national day commemorates the taking of the Bastille of 1789. On this occasion, the Public places come alive and most of the population is at this rendez-vous!
Games and meals will be served and the day ends with traditional fireworks and a popular ball. Come and meet our locals and dance to the sound of the accordion!
What is Saint-Pierre and Miquelon's identity? An archipelago populated by migrations of Acadians and French sailors...
The Transboréales festival proposes to redefine its identity by inviting Canadian and French artists to meet each other. In addition, the approach is to enhance the natural and built heritage of the islands, the shows are programmed in atypical places (boats, factories, workshops, churches, ...). Between music, storytelling, dance and theater, the festival invents a program full of poetry, surprises and shared emotions. Indoor shows, free shows and youth programming.
La Castalie association :
The Eklectik association is proud to present the Dunefest, which will take place on the sand dune of Langlade. In the program of this festival, musical animation by local artists (French music, Rock, Electro there will be a barbecue with a campfire and various animations during the day and the evening. There will be for all tastes and all ages, so come breathe an air of freedom!
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This event is celebrating its 32nd edition this year! Enjoy hundreds of dishes made from seafood in a friendly atmosphere, all enjoyed by a local music group.
For more information please contact the Visitor Information Centers. Tickets will be also sold online.
This 100% Basque sporting and cultural event takes place every year in August, for a week. This year it will be the 39th edition!
Throughout the week, there will be traditional ball games (pelotta, pelone gum pleone, jokogarbi) which take place by a different team every evening. An occasion for the local seniors to compete with the pelotaris invited from France and Canada and for the young generation to show off their know-how.
The highlight of the event is Sunday, where locals and visitors celebrate the music and gastronomy of the Basque country, participate in Basque games of force and they also offer demonstrations of Basque dance. The day closes with a popular ball in the square of Zazpiak Bat. Discover our identity through our Basque roots!
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Horseback riding is a celebrated passion in our archipelago, which is why the «Association for the horses of Miquelon» decided to bring back an event celebrating the bond and friendship between horses and their riders. On the weekend of August 22, the association will host the Western Festival on the isthme of Miquelon-Langlade. Festivities will include food, horse skills games, and a great time guaranteed! This event will take place according to the tides, so stay tuned to social media or contact one of the visitor information centres for exact locations and other updates.
The Salon des métiers d’Art is a unique opportunity to admire the talent, know-how and creativity of the archipelago’s exceptional artists and artisans. In 2020, the 6th edition of the show will again highlight the richness, the quality requirement and the passion of the trade of the exhibitors in various fields such as cabinet making, leather goods, porcelain, sewing, jewelry and more.