'what's on'  

week commencing 17 july 2017

 
 

Dijon - summer music festival, From 4 July to 30 August

The summer music festival! Music, terraces, relaxation and conviviality are at the rendezvous during July and August in Dijon Métropole! Organized by the Office of Tourism, this festival animates the city on weeknights, mainly on the public terraces of cafes and restaurants during the summer period. The concerts take place in the evening from 19:30 to 22:00 and are open to all!

Pop Rock, Rock, Jazz, Jazz, Rockabilly, Blues, Pop, Flamenco ... And many other styles! There's something for everyone, so make the most of it to expand your musical knowledge!

This 2017 edition will thus be a beautiful mix of cultures and influences so that each spectator faithful or discovering the festival travels to the rhythm of notes and terraces.

Highlights of the year include the launch of the festival on 04 July (2nd anniversary of the inscription of the Climats du Vignoble de Bourgogne as UNESCO World Heritage) with Daniel FERNANDEZ, a concert in Chenôve, a concert in Marsannay-la-Côte as part of the 80th anniversary of the Route des Grands Crus of Burgundy and a concert at the Brunch des Halles in Dijon!

International Festival of Baroque & Romantic Opera of Beaune, July 7 to 30

The Baroque & Romantic International Opera Festival of Beaune is one of the most prestigious baroque music festivals in Europe. Every weekend in July, the Baroque Opera International Festival in Beaune allows the public to discover baroque opera, in a concert or space version, directed by the greatest European chefs. These musical moments take place in the exceptional places such as the magnificent Hospices, the courtyard and the Salle des Pôvres, and the Romanesque basilica Notre-Dame.

 

Location : Hospices de Beaune - Basilique Notre Dame / Contact : +33 3 80 22 92 94

Location : Hospices de Beaune - Basilique Notre Dame / Contact : +33 3 80 22 92 94

Château de Couches Marguerite de Bourgogne, from 14 July to 17 July : The medieval festival

Four days of festivities in the walls of the medieval castle of Couches. In an exceptional setting, re-enactment of medieval life with numerous craftsmen's encampments, blacksmiths, stonecutters, archery factories, medieval cooking and shows throughout the day, demonstration of knights' fights, equestrian jousting, falconry, animals , Fencing, workshops for children (armor dressing, archery, fairy tales and medieval cuisine) ... Demonstration supported and labeled FFFSH (federation of French festivals of historical sites). Price for all shows: 9 adults / 5 children. Free for children under 4 years old.

Location : Château de Couches Marguerite de Bourgogne RD 98 - 71490 Couches / Contact : +33 3 85 45 57 99 

Location : Château de Couches Marguerite de Bourgogne RD 98 - 71490 Couches / Contact : +33 3 85 45 57 99 

Gilly-lès-Cîteaux - Les "Estivales du Château" , July 20

This year, Château de Gilly has teamed up with Pierre-Alexandre Petiot for the programming of this festival.
On the program: jazz, blues, swing, Latin American music ...
With local and international musicians.

Mandatory reservation. If bad weather, organized evening in a room.

Thursday 20 July: Swiss Blues Men - Jazz, Blues and Swing
With Steve Pasche (Switzerland) on drums and Pierre-Alexandre Petiot at the Hammond organ. At 6.30 pm by reservation

Where ? : Château de Gilly, 2 place du Château 21640 Gilly-lès-Cîteaux / Contact : +33 3 80 62 89 98

Where ? : Château de Gilly, 2 place du Château 21640 Gilly-lès-Cîteaux / Contact : +33 3 80 62 89 98