We hope you will appreciate wonderful events in Pays de Fontainebleau. It is another way for you to discover the beauty of the destination and enjoy unforgettable moments !
Avril | May | June
Historical re-enactment : Napoleon Bonaparte and Marie-Louise
From 18th Avril to 20th April 2020I Château de Fontainebleau
Every year, the Château de Fontainebleau invite the visitors to travel back through the history and discover the daily life of Napoleon Bonaparte and Empress Marie-Louise, just for a weekend.
On Saturday 18th April and Sunday 20th April 2020 over 300 historical re-enacters will invite the visitors to the court of Napoleon : historic animations, an imperial ball, plays and children’s animations and guided tours of the private Petits Appartements of the Emperor to name but a few!
Enjoy a real journey through the history of France.
Spring at the Château de Fontainebleau : historical animations
From 2nd May to 30th May 2020 | Château de Fontainebleau
The Château de Fontainebleau will present historical scenes to the visitors. The scene will be performed by professional actors and invite the visitors to discover Napoleon Bonaparte’s life throughout “the Grands Appartement” visit. These animations are included with the admission to the château de Fontainebleau (no extra charges).
Grand Prix Classic : European Jumping Challenges
From 7th May to 10th May 2020 | Grand Parquet, Equestrian Stadium (Fontainebleau)
The best Jumping European countries will meet with international and national challenges !The Grand Parquet is one of the finest equestrian venues in Europe. With magnificent structures set in verdant surroundings in various locations within the precincts of the national forest, the town of Fontainebleau remains to this day a stronghold of the equestrian arts. The Grand Parquet arena is part of the circuit frequented by all top-level riders. Public free access.
A few figures: 26 hectares, 2 prestigious turf arenas, 5 dressage arenas, 1 international steeplechase course, 250 permanent and 500 temporary boxes, and a 1,200-seat grandstand.
July | August
Festival Serie Séries
Django Reinhardt International Jazz Festival
September | October