Festival Aux heures d’été
Attend the 15ᵉ edition of the Festival Aux heures d'été during your stay in Nantes, in our Best Western Graslin Nantes centre hotel.
Celebrating the world's cultures
The Festival Aux heures d'été is a festival dedicated to cultures from here and abroad. Indeed, in the program concerts, shows, cinema, readings with inspirations from all over the world.
Discover through more than 100 artists and 35 shows the different cultures of the world.
Among the artists present at the festival:
- le Cri du Caire offers a journey in music and poetry for the opening of the festival in the moat of the castle,
- Maria Robin and her show for young audiences Songs from the animal world,
- Ukandanz, Sofiane Saidi and Mazalda and many others!
A festival through the city of Nantes
The festival takes place in several emblematic places in Nantes, in the centre and on the outskirts. In the centre, you can walk from our hotel to many festival venues such as Cours Saint-Pierre (20 minutes) which will host concerts and the closing ball, Château des Ducs de Bretagne (15 minutes) will host concerts and Jardin des Plantes (24 minutes), will be dedicated to cinema and reading.
You will also find shows in more outlying areas of the city of Nantes. Find all these places on the website of the Festival Aux heures d'été.
Practical information about the Festival Aux heures d'été
The Aux heures d'été festival is completely free of charge.
Each site of the festival is accessible for people with reduced mobility.
You will find many food stands on site. You can also bring your own picnic.
There are bicycle parking lots and public transport stops close to the event venues.