Les Déferlantes festival,

an unforgettable experience

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Les Déferlantes d’Argelès-sur-Mer, is a music festival which takes place at an exceptional venue, the Château de Valmy gardens. On a backdrop of pines and the Mediterranean, all the ingredients are there to ensure you never forget the experience!


Enjoy the intensity of Les Déferlantes festival

On the heights of Argelès-sur-Mer the Château de Valmy estate attracts festival-goers in their tens of thousands.

Each year, the summer season kicks off with les Déferlantes d’Argelès sur Mer, which marks the return of the warm weather with more than 50 concerts on this seaview stage at an outstanding venue!

Just imagine, every July, for four days, the sumptuous Valmy gardens are transformed into a giant stage to accommodate artists from every corner of the planet!

Festival Les Déferlantes
Festival Les Déferlantes
Festival Les Déferlantes
Festival Les Déferlantes

Discover an exciting programme

Over the years, the organisers of Les Déferlantes have bent over backwards to make the festival, under the patronage of Cali, one of the best musical events in France. And their efforts have paid off!

Since 2007, some great international artists have performed here: Iggy Pop, Elton John, Sting, Carlos Santana and Patti Smith to name but a few…

An increasingly eclectic programme and growing success, year after year! Expect to drown in a wave of musical emotion!

Festival Les Déferlantes

A festival with a family feel

Incredible line-ups aside, the secret behind the success of Les Déferlantes is the atmosphere beyond compare.

Whether you bring your friends or family, everything is done to ensure you have a great time!

The presence of bars, food trucks and fooding stands at the site ensure you enjoy the concerts to the full.

So make yourself comfortable under the pine trees for a picnic under the Catalonian night sky to the sound of the very best in French and International music...