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46th BOUCLES DE LA MAYENNE 2021
Small departmental cycle tournement - similar to the Tour de France
27 May - Stage 1 - Le Genest-Saint-Isle > Ambrières-les-Vallées
28 May - Stage 2 - Vaiges > Évron
29 May - Stage 3 - Saint-Berthevin > Craon
30 May - Stage 4 - Méral > Lava
La Ferté Macé
Fete de Printemps
Local producers, display of vintage vehicles
UN PRINTEMPS À LASSAY
Festive day including Craft Market, Painters Competition being held in and around the Roseraie.
Time : 10h00 to 18h00
Ernée / Gorron
TOUR DU BOCAGE et DE L'ERNÉE 2021
A small cycling tournement for Juniors
CHÂTEAU DE LASSAY : A LIVING HISTORY - THE 15TH CENTURY [12 & 13 JUNE]
The Middle Ages are back at the Château de Lassay with six re-enactment groups, for a "face-to-face" meeting with the characters of the time when the château was still young.
To find out all about civil and military life in the middle of the 15th century, from martial arts to children's education, via pilgrimages, chivalry and surgery of the time!
Horse and foot jousting shows and equestrian games at fixed times.
For admission prices and reservations refer to their website.
FÊTE DE LA MUSIQUE
Evening music entertainment - Free
A day dedicated to entertainers and 2000 € of May'Kdo vouchers to win!
An arts and crafts market on Place Clemenceau from 3pm to 10pm, artists will be doing street art drawings with chalk, a drawing workshop for children and to conclude the day the inevitable music festival.
CHÂTEAU DE LASSAY : VERTIGO - BETWEEN SKY AND STONE [25 & 26 JUNE]
A high-wire walking company will provide an evening display of high-wire walking, music, puppets and stories intertwined with the castle's secrets.
The show lasts 45mins and starts at 7:30pm
For admission and reservations refer to their website.
Tour de France 2021
Commences from Brest in Brittany and finishes in Paris on 18 July.
Stage4 ends in Fougeres within an hour from the campsite.
Stage5 Changé to Laval again within an hour from the campsite.
Lots of events celebrating this national bank holiday.
A Ten-In-One-Journey organised by L'Association Mayenne WW2.
Proposed re-enactment of the Liberation of Mayenne over 6 days following the footsteps of the 90th Infantry Division and local resistance.
Starting in the commune de Fougerolles-du-Plessis and finishing in the commune de Saint-Jean-Sur-Erve.
The 89th edition of the biggest race in endurance racing (the 24-hour) will take place on 21 - 22 August. Traditionally this event has always been held in June, however, due to Covid-19, it has been re-arranged for later in the year.
(21st and 22nd August)
LES MONTGOLFIèRES - 10-12 September
The hot-air balloons will make up to five flights, depending on the weather conditions, and the show is always a success with all the colours that rise up into the sky of Saint-Mars-sur-Colmont. To admire the show, you have to go at dawn or dusk to watch the balloons take off from the tree tops. Refreshments and fast food on site.
Departure point: site de la Chaire, route de Montalon. The route is signposted. Free parking
HERITAGE WEEKEND [18 & 19 SEPTEMBER]