The 2017 Program

The Camping Bel Air of Pornichet in South Brittany is pleased to present you the programming of the event of the century which will take place in Loire Atlantique from June 16th to 25th and more particularly in Saint Nazaire from June 22nd to June 25th 2017.
 
 
The start of the event will start in Nantes on Friday 16 June with the arrival of multihulls on the mythical site Machines de l'île, located northwest of the island of Nantes, on the shores of One of the arms of the Loire.
 
 

Village of Nantes - Parc des Chantiers

 
 
Access to the village is free and free from Friday, June 16 to Wednesday, June 21 from 10 am to 7 pm, you will find food on site.
 
Friday 16 June
14h: Opening of the village
19h30-21h: Opening ceremony of the FIBA ​​3x3 basketball world cup, concert of Nantes Philharmonie, the Nantes Philharmonic Orchestra
9:30 pm: Arrival of the ultimate multihulls in parade
 
 
Saturday, June 17
10h: Opening of the village
10am - 6pm: The Bridge Basket Contest
10h-18h: Free visit of the three-master Le Belem, Quai de la fosse
14h-22h: 4th FIBA ​​World Cup 3x3
17h-18h30: marching bands in the streets of Nantes
18h30-20h: Walk through The Bridge Brass Band, from Graslin Square to the Machines de l'île site
22h: Presentation of the skippers of the multihulls Ultimes
22h-23h: The Bridge Brass Band on the village, playing the anthem of The Bridge
23:45: Illumination of the Anne de Bretagne bridge
 
 
Sunday, June 18
10h: Opening of the village
14h-18h: The Bridge Basket Contest
11h-18h: Free visit of the three-master Le Belem, Quai de la fosse
14h-22h: 4th FIBA ​​World Cup 3x3
 
 
Monday, June 19
10h: Opening of the village
10h-16h: Day of the colleges of the department of Loire-Atlantique
9h-19h: The Bridge Basket Contest
14h-22h: 4th FIBA ​​World Cup 3x3
 
 
Tuesday 20 June
10h: Opening of the village
10h-15h: Day of the primary schools of Nantes Métropole
9h-16h: The Bridge Basket Contest
14h-22h: 4th FIBA ​​World Cup 3x3
 
 
Wednesday 21 June
10h: Opening of the village
9h-18h: The Bridge Basket Contest
14h-22h: 4th FIBA ​​World Cup 3x3 (final stages) and prize giving in the presence of the skippers
 
 
Thursday 22 June
17h: Descent of the Loire of the four Ulrimo trimarans in the wake of the Belem towards the Port of Saint Nazaire.
 
 

 

Village of Saint-Nazaire - Port

 
 
Saint Nazaire is the starting point of the race located near the seaside resort of Pornichet where Camping Bel Air is located. The village located in the port area of ​​Saint Nazaire is open to the public. Access is free and free from Thursday 22 June to Sunday 25 June from 9 am to 8 pm. You will also find on-site catering.
 
 
In addition, the town of Saint Nazaire has set up shuttles from the train station on Saturday and Sunday to access the festivities.
 
 
The Pays de la Loire region and the SNCF also offer exceptional fare during the festivities, including a return ticket in TER at only € 10, from all stations located in Pays de la Loire, in the direction of Saint Nazaire. An unprecedented security system will be set up, in particular by the presence of the army with the Sentinel in the port, seaside and downtown area of ​​Saint Nazaire. Traffic will be highly constrained or prohibited. For information, the city announces 40,000 people on Saturday and 100,000 on Sunday for The Bridge. The departure of the Harmony of the Seas had gathered in 2016 nearly 60,000 people.
 
 
Personalities such as Emmanuel Macron, Donald Trump and the Heads of State of the countries involved in the First World War were invited by the Mayor to the event, but to this day no one is officially announced.
 
 
Thursday 22 June
9h: Opening of the village of the 50th anniversary of the SNSM
10 am - 4 pm: School activities
23h (approximately): Arrival in parade of the four trimarans Ultimes and Belem
 
 
Friday 23 June
All day long: sale of the Centennial national stamp under the SNSM Record tent
9h: Opening of the village and school activities
10h: Opening of the Flyzone of the technological industries
14h-16h: Retransmission on the giant screen of the Flyzone of the air shows of the Paris Air Show
17h: Start of the Multi50 race of the 13th edition of the SNSM Record
7 pm: Giant barbecue organized by the Nazairian associations under the Halle sud
20h30-0h30: Musical evening "100 years of American music" under the Halle sud
 
 
Saturday 24 June
All day long: sale of the Centennial national stamp under the SNSM Record tent.
Numerous events will take place in the city center of Saint-Nazaire: around the port, place of Latin America, boulevard of the Legion of Honor and Quai du Commerce.
9h: Opening of the village
10h: Opening of the Flyzone of the technological industries
11 am-5pm: Water activities on the basin:
From 11:00 am: animations: "a man at sea" and "a star on fire"
12h-17h: baptisms on the Fillao Gulet
13h-16h: kayak baptisms
5h30-17h: introduction to radio controlled sailing
11 am-6pm: Free visit of the three-masted Le Belem
14h-16h: Retransmission on giant screen of the Flyzone of the air shows of the Paris Air Show
16h (approx.): Arrival of the Multi50s of the 13th edition of the SNSM Record
5 pm: Arrival of the Queen Mary 2 in front of the form Joubert escorted by an Armada military international
7 pm - 8.30 pm: Commemorative ceremony
20h30-23h45: Centenary evening
20h30-21h15: Giraffes (Compagnie Off), strolling, departure of the roof of the underwater base.
21h55-22h35: Mobile Male (Compagnie Transe Express), wandering then air show, Place of Latin America.
22h45-23h45: Place des Anges (Compagnie Gratte-Ciel), air show, Quai du Commerce.
23h50-00h10: Pyrotechnic show, with fireworks from the roof of the underwater base
 
 
Brilliant musical fanfares (Fabulostinoff and the Imperial Parade of Kikiristan) will also stroll in the evening.
 
 
Sunday 25 June
9.30 am: Remembrance and remembrance ceremony in memory of victims of the Queen Mary 2 Gateway to the Garden of Plants. For information, the Queen Mary 2 is 345 meters long, more than three times the length of a football field is much higher than the Statue of Liberty.
 
12h: Prize giving of the 13th edition of the Record SNSM under the tent of the Record SNSM
 
12h-20h30: Animations on the waterfront (play area, dj set, fanfares)
 
14h-15h: Concert of the orchestra of the Republican Guard under the South Hall
15h: First sluice of exit of the boats
16h30: Ultra trimaran exit hatch
6:30 pm: Exit Queen Mary 2 of the form Joubert
7 pm: Departure of the Centennial Transat with illumination of the bridge
 
 
It is a major event that is preparing for the town of Saint Nazaire and the peninsula of Guérande. For this we advise you to reserve your mobile home or location near the beach of Bonne Source at Camping Bel Air of Pornichet! Numerous activities and activities will be proposed to you during the weekend of 23 to 25 June 2017 at Camping Bel Air. You will be able to benefit from our heated aquatic complex with an indoor swimming pool but also our SPA (massage, hairdressing, sauna) mobil-home to relax you during a stay in South Brittany!