Celebrations and festivals
Grand Pavois de La Rochelle ... (International In-Water Boat Show)
Dozens of thousand visitors came to the Port des Minimes in La Rochelle to celebrate the 40th Grand Pavois (International In-Water Boat Show).
Nice Carnival attracts more spectators than any other carnival in France and is one of the biggest carnivals in the world! Come and discover this ... unique and unforgettable atmosphere during three weeks of festivities.
Festival International d'Art ... Lyrique d'Aix-en-Provence (Aix-en-Provence International Opera Festival)
The Festival International d'Art Lyrique d'Aix-en-Provence (Aix-en-Provence International Opera Festival) brings together fans of the opera ... and concerts during the month of July.
The Lemon Festival in Menton
Every year, the Fête du Citron is enjoyed by thousands of spectators who come from all over the world to admire the giant designs made entirely from ... citrus fruits. 2013 is an extra special year as the city of Menton celebrated the anniversary of 80 years since the festival began!
Hospices de Beaune wine auctions
Beaune hosts the most famours charity wine auction in the world.