Here's our pick of the best events on in France in August, from food to culture and plenty more besides.
Thousands of musicians are set to descend on the town of Lorient in Brittany, western France for the annual InterCeltique festival. Brittany is one of the six “Celtic nations” where Celtic traits have survived (the others are Cornwall, Wales, Scotland, Ireland, and the Isle of Man).
Fête du bruit, Landernau, August 11th-13th
This annual music festival takes place in Landerneau, in Brittany, western France with this year's headliners including Texas (Friday). Tickets for the three-day pass are on sale for €118.
Feria de Dax, August 11th-15th
This year, Paris's three-day summer festival features The XX, PJ Harvey, George Ezra and plenty more great acts. Buy tickets from the website.
The Chemical Brothers performing at last year's Rock-en-Seine. AFP