The Ardèche is a lively, friendly, captivating region...in short, it’s a vibrant place, synonymous with sunshine and high levels of life satisfaction. A variety of musical, artistic, cultural, sporting, historic and gastronomic events are regularly organized throughout the department.
The Ardèche Aluna Festival is a musical event held in Ruoms, a small village near Vallon Pont d'Arc, in the Ardèche Gorge. Every year, artists and groups from all over the world gather together for 3 days of riotous festivities!
Labeaume en musiques
The Labeaume en Musiques Festival is held, as its name suggests, in the village of Labeaume, a charming village, near Ruoms, renowned for its beauty and quiet, relaxing atmosphere. The Festival, which features a riverside stage and traditional artists, combines various musical styles for a relaxing, music-filled evening.
Marathon des Gorges
The Ardèche Gorge Canoe-Kayak International Marathon, an essential challenge for all athletes. A day of athleticism, competition and nature awaits you! This race, in a picture-perfect setting, is a great opportunity to discover, or rediscover, the wealth of riches on offer in the Ardèche Gorge and its nature reserve.
Trail des 36 000
The distance between the start and finish line, located at the Grotte Chauvet 2 cave, is 36,000 m. The Trail de 36 000 race leads runners through the magnificent landscapes above the Ardèche Gorge. There are several routes available (36 km, 20 km and 11 km), all featuring splendid landscapes.