Fireworks in Arromanches-les-Bains.

June 6, 2024 marks the 80th anniversary of the Normandy landings, a historic event that changed the course of the Second World War. The Calvados region, one of the main landing sites, is preparing to commemorate this memorable day.

Parade in Port-en-Bessin.

An opportunity to remember the courage and sacrifice of the thousands of Allied soldiers who fought for freedom. The Calvados region offers a multitude of activities to commemorate the 80th anniversary of the landing. Official ceremonies, exhibitions, historical re-enactments and conferences are organised throughout the region near Castel Camping Le Brévedent.

The D-Day museums, such as the Caen Memorial and the Arromanches D-Day Museum, offer a fascinating insight into this period of history, just 1 hour from Camping du Brévedent. Visitors can also explore the D-Day beaches, military cemeteries and numerous memorials scattered throughout the region.

Singers in Ouistreham.

Discover the whole program here.

Camp Geronimo in Saint-Mère Eglise.

This anniversary is an invitation to remember, reflect and work together for a more just and peaceful world. Whether through official ceremonies, exhibitions or moments of reflection, the 80th anniversary of the landing in Calvados in Normandy offers a precious opportunity to remember the courage and sacrifice of the heroes who fought for our freedom.