Music and Festivals

Grand Prix de Pau: [44km]
May 22nd - 24th May 2020
The Pau Grand prix is a motor race held in the city. The French Grand Prix was held here in 1930, leading to the annual Pau Grand Prix being inaugurated in 1933.  The race takes place around the centre of the city where the streets are closed to form a circuit.

Historic Grand Prix de Pau [44km]
May 30th - 1st June 2020
Following on from the modern Grand Prix, it is the historic grand prix, a motor race for classic cars, also on the streets of central Pau.

Tarbes Fiesta [28km]
18th - 21st June 2020
In June, Tarbes finds it's Feria atmosphere and lives in the colours of it's yellow bandanas and the rhythms of bandas. Thousands of Festayres, free concerts, a toro fuego, many shows and entertainment, bandas, folklore, cavalcades, gastronomy and crafts... your days will be as beautiful as your nights!

Montaner Medieval: [17km]
4th and 5th July 2020
Shows, Jousting and Markets.

Country in Mirande: [44km]
July - 11th - 14th July 2020
Country Music festival.

Music in Madiran: [15.5km]
July - Exact dates TBC
Classical music and fine wine over 5 nights in the heart of the Madiran wine region.

Equestria - Tarbes [28km]
21st July - 26th July 2020
Equestria gathers every summer in the country setting of Haras de Tarbes. Horse lovers, families and children come to share an enchanted experience close to mans best friend.

Tempo-Latino in Vic Fezensac: [57km]
30th July - 2nd August 2020
The annual Tempo Latino music festival has 3 days of concerts featuring different performers from around the world at the Arenes de Vic Fezensac.

Tour de France  
27th June - 19th July 2020
Stage 9 - Pau - Laruns

Marciac Jazz Festival [16km]
Friday 24th July - Saturday 15th August 2020
The world-renowned annual jazz festival is held during the end of July and the first two weeks of August. Apart from the main evening concerts, there are free concerts held in the main square and surrounding areas throughout each day. Jazz concerts are also held at weekends the rest of the year also.  Acts already announced include Nile Rodgers & Chic (Sat. 25th July) and Lenny Kravitz (Tue 28th July).

Madiran Wine Festival: [15.5km]
Weekend 13th August - 16th August 2020
Gastronomie - Traditions and folklore Festival

Tango in Tarbes: [28km]
15th August - 23rd August 2020
An International Argentinian tango festival is held for 9 days during August in Tarbes.


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Live Music and Sports events.  Check the 'See and Do' section for details