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Valenciennes Destination Guide

Discover Valenciennes in France!

Valenciennes in the region of Nord-Pas-de-Calais with it's 44,821 habitants is a place located in France - some 116 mi (or 187 km) North-East of Paris, the country's capital.

Map of the area of Valenciennes in France

Local time in Valenciennes is now 11:00 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Paris" with an UTC offset of 1 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: London, The Hague, Haarlem, Amsterdam, Brussels or Amiens. When in this area, you might want to check out as well. We found some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Videos

Ochoa habla al portal www loseuropeos eu...

00:24 min ( August 26, 2012 by loseuropeosTV)
Views: 644 - Rating: 5/5

Guillermo Ochoa del Ajaccio comenta a Los Europeos sobre la fuerte entrada que sufrió al chocar con el delantero Loris Neryque durante el partido contra el Valenciennes. El articulo completo lo puede...

SEPTIC FLESH - Persepolis - live @ Igelr...

08:06 min ( May 21, 2011 by 59shogun666)
Views: 1,039 - Rating: 5/5

SEPTIC FLESH Persepolis Live @ péniche Igelrock Valenciennes (Fr) 20 mai 2011 VOCALS : Spiros SETH Antoniou GUITARS : Christos CHRIS Antoniou NTISOS BASS : Spiros SETH Antoniou DRUMS : Fotis BERNARDO...


Airshow Valenciennes 2012

02:59 min ( December 30, 2012 by Chris Janssens)
Views: 33 - Rating: 5/5

Highlights video of the free 2012 Valenciennes airshow. If you like this video, join the Facebook Blue Foam fan group to keep up with news about future videos and get exclusive previews: facebook.com/...

Showband RSF

02:17 min ( September 08, 2010 by 8post)
Views: 2,645 - Rating: 3.66667/5

Showband RSF (France) tijdens de taptoe in Valenciennes (28-08-2010)


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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Valenciennes during the next days.

23
Sep
2017

KING KING

Beginning: 08:30 pm (20:30).
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29
Sep
2017

FORUM DENTAIRE Par Machines-3D

Beginning: 09:00 am (09:00).
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JUNO DUO (BLUE GRASS BAND) - ROOTS SESSION

Beginning: 08:00 pm (20:00).
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LES CHOEURS DE L'ARMEE DE RUSSIE - DU COLONEL IVANOV

Beginning: 08:30 pm (20:30).
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07
Oct
2017

FRED CHAPELLIER PLAYS PETER GREEN

Beginning: 08:30 pm (20:30).
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21
Oct
2017

SAULE

Beginning: 08:30 pm (20:30).
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TreyHarsh- Thallium

Beginning: 08:30 pm (20:30).
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03
Nov
2017

GOD OF DEATH

Beginning: 08:00 pm (20:00).
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04
Nov
2017

ARNO

Beginning: 08:30 pm (20:30).
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16
Nov
2017

Valenciennes

Beginning: 06:30 pm (18:30).
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Interesting facts about this location

Stade Nungesser

Stade Nungesser is a multi-use stadium in Valenciennes, France. It is currently used mostly for football matches and was the home stadium of Valenciennes FC through the 2010-11 season. The stadium is able to hold 16,457 people and was built in 1930. It is being replaced by the Stade du Hainaut, which will hold 25,000 people, in July 2011. The stadium is named after the ace pilot Charles Nungesser, who was born in Valenciennes.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 50.35, 3.53 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Football venues in France, Sports venues in Nord (French department), Valenciennes, Valenciennes FC

Paris–Roubaix

Paris–Roubaix is a one-day professional bicycle road race in northern France near the Belgian frontier. From its beginning in 1896 until 1967 it started in Paris and ended in Roubaix (hence the name); since 1968 the start city has been Compiègne (about 60 kilometres north-east from Paris centre) whilst the finish is still in Roubaix. Famous for rough terrain and cobblestones, it is one of the 'Monuments' or Classics of the European calendar, and contributes points towards the UCI World Ranking.

More reading: Paris–Roubaix homepage
Located at 50.35, 3.53 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:1896 establishments in France, Cycle races in France, Paris–Roubaix, Recurring sporting events established in 1896, UCI ProTour races, UCI Road World Cup races, UCI World Ranking

ANF Industrie

Ateliers de Construction du Nord de la France was a French locomotive manufacturer, based at Crespin in the Arrondissement of Valenciennes, northern France. Later known as ANF Industrie or ANF the company was acquired by Bombardier Transportation in 1989 and is now part of Bombardier Transport France S.A.S.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 50.35, 3.53 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Bombardier acquisitions, Companies disestablished in 1989, Companies established in 1882, Locomotive manufacturers of France

Le Quesnoy

Le Quesnoy is a commune in the Nord department in northern France. Le Quesnoy's inhabitants are known as Quercitains.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 50.35, 3.53 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Communes of Nord (French department)

Battle of the Sabis

The Battle of the Sabis, also (erroneously) known as the Battle of the Sambre or the Battle against the Nervians, was fought in 57 BC near modern Saulzoir in Wallonia, between the legions of the Roman Republic and an association of Belgic tribes, principally the Nervii. Julius Caesar, commanding the Roman forces, was surprised and nearly defeated.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 50.35, 3.53 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:1st century BC in France, 1st-century BC conflicts, 57 BC, Battles involving Germanic peoples, Battles of the Gallic Wars, Julius Caesar