The Cadre Noir equestrian display team puts on two types of astonishingly graceful show: Présentations Publiques, hour-long demonstrations with commentary, and – this is what it's most famous for – ballet-like Galas…
This 45-minute show brings together horses, riders in medieval dress, and birds of prey.
Art cinema that screens non-dubbed films. Look for the bright-red neon sign.
Hosts theatre, dance and music in an imposing neoclassical building (1871).
Angers’ state-of-the-art performance and visual-arts centre.
Hosts operas, symphonies, chamber music and other concerts.
In the second week of June, car-racing fans converge on Le Mans for the storied 24 Heures du Mans, a 24-hour endurance race first run in 1923 (it was originally designed to encourage car manufacturers to build more …
In spring and summer, a nightly son et lumière show brings Blois' château's history and architecture to life with dramatic lighting and narration. Tickets are sold at the château.
Designed by Jean Nouvel, Tours' convention centre was built in 1994.