Major events in Rochefort Ocean

Festivals, events, live at the rythm of Rochefort Ocean, all year round !

Art, culture, music, sport ... There's an event for everyone !

Take the opportunity to go out with your family or friends and spend an evening or a weekend discovering Rochefort Ocean and make beautiful memories. 

Musical events that move Rochefort Ocean to the rhythm of music :

StereoParc festival with international DJs at the Naval Dockyard of Rochefort, Festival au Pays de Pierre Loti which clebrates the life of the famous writer, les Art Fous in Fouras, listen to the gentle sound of classical music at the 5th edition of Symphonie d'été in Fouras.  Also, since 2021, your can participate every year to the festival Soeurs Jumelles, imagined by the actress Julie Gayet to celebrate the union of music and image in cinema.

Rochefort Ocean has been elected 14th Best European Destination in 2020, so we do hope this is where you will come to spend your holidays !!!

Cultural, festive and sporting events in Rochefort Ocean : 

Lovers of the sea, Rochefort Ocean does not forget you ! Since 2006, the Fort Boyard Challenge has challenged hundreds of participants to take the Fort Boyard off the coast of Fouras-les-Bains. The Route des Carrelets is also a must see : embark for a poetic and musical trip along the sea in Port-des-Barques and Fouras-les-Bains. Each year, the festival Cigogne en Fête chooses a different town or village of Rochefort Ocean and puts the spotlight on it for a whole weekend. Finally, every monday, join "Les Lundis de l'Arsenal" at the Naval Dockyard in Rochefort, and enjoy some unique artistic shows.  

Every summer since 2021 : Oceana Lumina, a nocturnal enchanted tour, that combines sound and lights to create a magical event. Also, don't forget the event Tonnay fête sa Charente, when the town celebrates its river on the docks.