Tastings of wines and local products, Molière at the Faculty of Medicine, Cinema under the stars… The Midi Libre editorial staff reveals its tips of the day!
Cinema under the stars
In August, the towns and villages of the metropolitan area of Montpellier are transformed into open-air cinemas. The projection is also accompanied by a guinguette and a festive musical moment. Tonight, Fabrègues is hosting Les Loustics du Pic and Swing Jammerz for a modern ball and François Ozon’s film, “8 women”. The story: on Christmas Eve, the master of the house is found murdered. The culprit hides among eight women that the victim regularly frequented.
> Opening from 7 p.m. Party plan, Fabrègues. Free.
Saporta Summer Festival
Wines, local products and music are on the menu every Tuesday and Thursday evening at Mas de Saporta. Today, wines from Château Fontanche, Domaine de Blancardy, Château de l’Engarran, Domaine du Dausso, Valmagne Abbey or Mas Gourdou at Pic Saint Loup will be in the spotlight.
> From 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. Mas de Saporta, Lattes. Admission: €6 with a glass and two tastings or €3 without tasting.
Molière at the Faculty of Medicine
Specially staged for the courtyard of the former Faculty of Medicine of Montpellier, the actors will support and explore the natural setting of the site to the end and offer an original version of L’Avare.
> From 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. and from 9 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. Faculty of Medicine, 2 rue de l’École de Médecine, Montpellier. Full price: €16.
Tasting at the Château de Flaugergues
In addition to enjoying a guided tour of almost an hour of the gardens and rooms of the Château de Flaugergues, the entrance ticket entitles you to a tasting of three wines produced on the grounds of this château.
> From 9:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. Château de Flaugergues, 1744 avenue Einstein, Montpellier. €10. www.flaugergues.com.
And also this Tuesday…
Ciné snack: “Buzz L’Éclair”. Movie theater. Session followed by a snack. Buzz Lightyear tries to bring everyone home safe and sound… > At 2 p.m. Cinema Louis-Feuillade, 416 Le Grand Mail. From €3 to €6.
Night walk. Walking. From 7 to 8 km with the association Les chemins de l’evasion. > At 6.30 p.m. Departing from the Green Light of the Géant Casino de Celleneuve in Montpellier. Carpooling: €2 to €4.
Brocade. Garage sales and flea markets around thirty exhibitors on the Boulevard des Arceaux. > From 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.
La Grande Motte
Toro-pool. Traditions. Immerse yourself in the Camargue atmosphere and the games of the bullfighting pool. A spectacle… refreshing. > At 9.30 p.m. La Grande-Motte arena, avenue de la Petite Motte. €7, adults. €3, children.
Free concerts on the Esplanade du Couchant. Tonight, the group Guit Harmony is playing. > From 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. and from 9 p.m. to 11 p.m. Sunset Esplanade. Free.
Tuesday evenings at the Domaine de Mirabeau. Wine and concert. Les Baltringues, a duo that offers festive songs, is on the program for this musical evening with, as a bonus, the tasting of farm products and wine. > From 6:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. Domain of Mirabeau, RD114. Table reservation: 06 59 62 73 45.
Rock’n’roll dance party. Bars and clubs. With the Dj Sauveur Sanchez, come and dance rock’n’roll. Free introduction at 8 p.m. > From 7 p.m. to 1 a.m. The Patio, road to Palavas, Lattes. Free.
Swimming pool party for young and old swimmers. Animation. “Piscine en fête” tours the pools of the Metropolis. Today, the aquatic festival is stopping off in Jacou. Several activities and entertainment are on the program. Challenges and games will be organized for children under 6: aquatic activities and inflatable structures. > From 11:15 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Alex-Jany swimming pool, 24 rue Pierre-de-Coubertin, Jacou. Usual pool entrance fee.