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Diary - April 2017

Printemps des Arts in Monte Carlopuce Le Printemps des Arts
in Monte-Carlo

offers a selection of musical events of international quality, portraits of composers ... an approach to music and different inventive or rub concerts, shows, dance & visual arts.
March 17th - April 8th
La Ciotat Boat Showpuce Boat Show at La Ciotat
La Ciotat provides the perfect location for the boat business and people who love boats and the sea ... whether by sail or motor, everything that floats will be there.
March 25th - April 2nd
Nuits du Sud springtime in Vencepuce The spring of Nuits du Sud in Vence
To celebrate its 20th birthday, the Festival Nuits du Sud inaugurates a spring session with a mix of confirmed artists and new talent
March 30th - April 8th
European Days Art and Craftspuce European Days Art and Crafts
For 3 days, discover the most talented craftmakers and step inside the backstage, discover the know-how ... 317 events in Provence and Côte d'Azur : workshops, exhibitions, meeting ......
March 31th - April 2nd
Gardens Festivalpuce Gardens Festival
It's spring time, time to celebrate gardens. This 1st Festival will consist of a competition of garden design in pop-up gardens of 200 m&2sup;, installed in town centres in the most beautiful sites in the departement : Nice, Cannes, Grasse, Antibes and Menton.
April 1st - May 1st
Spring of Flavorspuce Spring of Flavors
The chefs of the 32 restaurants of Six Fours les Plages, La Seyne sur Mer, Ollioules and St Mandrier are presenting a gourmet menu at a reduced price specially for the 3 days of the Spring of Flavors
April 6th - 9th
Aix en Provence Comics Festivalpuce Meeting of the 9th Art in
Aix en Provence

10 exhibitions, + 50 guests, work shop and many events to celebrate comic strips. Don't miss the dedication days when visitors meet up with cartoonists April 7th - 9th
April 7th - May 31th
Carpentras Strawberry Festivalpuce Strawberry Festival at

Tasting and sale, pie competition, music and entertainment ...
April 8th
Velleron Soapbox racepuce Soapbox race
The racers are in the spotlight with their strange gear... funny and friendly.
April 9th
May 6th Pierrefeu du Var
May 21th
June 3rd - 4th
(France championship)
Nice Half Marathonpuce For good runners...but not only
Half marathon on April 9th in Nice with 4 distances : 21.1 km, 10 km, 5km & 2km.The "Luberonde" race in Oppède on April 30th with 2 distances : 12.5km & 8.5km or the marathon in Arles on April 30th with 42.5km
Easter Antique Fair at L'Isle sur la Sorguepuce Easter Antique Fair at
L'Isle sur la Sorgue

A must for all bargain hunters and merchants from around the world.To celebrate its 100 years this year, 300 exhibitors, a profusion of objects of the finest pieces of antiquity to the most kitsch gadgets.
April 13th - 17th
Aubagne Film Festivalpuce Film Festival in Aubagne
Movies lovers, film music lovers and everything related to the soundtrack and movies creation, this festival is for you : film competition, retrospectives, master class, exhibitions...
March 20th-25th
Cougourdons festival in Nicepuce Cougourdons festival in Nice
Each Spring this large and popular local fete brings the Cimiez gardens to life. What's a cougourdon ? They are a strange sort of squash, traditionaly grown and dried in Nice, whose ornate shapes are open to all sorts of interpretations.
March 20th-28th
Arles Easter Feriapuce Easter Féria in Arles
For 4 days and 4 nights the whole of the Camargue parties, bull fights, abrivados, bull running... the arenas will never empty. Café terraces become bodegas, music, dancing, guitars and flamenco will ring out around the Camargue.
April 14th - 17th
otters' Springtime in Bandolpuce Printemps des Potiers
at Bandol

Open air exhibitions of jars, pots, pitchers, just about every kind of crockery... and everything to put the little pots in the big ones. Easter Week end : big potiers market quai du Port.
April 14th - May 1st
Foire d'Avignonpuce Fair of Avignon
Almost 400 exhibitors to the Spring Fair.
April 14th - 17th
Monte carlo Tennis Masterspuce Monaco Open de Tennis
Make a date for one of the most beautiful tennis club in the world. A prestigious post with the top 50 players in the world
April 15th - 23th
Orange tree festival in le Bar sur Louppuce Orange tree festival in
Bar sur Loup

Gourmets get your taste buds ready... competitions for the best homemade orange wine and bitter marmalade. Entertainment, games, dances, music, exhibitions, harvesting and distillation of this precious fruit.
April 17th (Lundi de Pâques)
International Festival of fashion and photography in Hyèrespuce International Festival of fashion and photography in Hyères
The world of fashion and photography festival welcomes designers who presented their first collection.
Fashion show April 27th-May 1st
Exhibitions until May 28th

Full sail ahead at Hyèrespuce Full sail ahead at Hyères 
Sailing World Cup at Hyeres is still the european meeting of the world elite of sailing : 700 boats, 1100 competitors from 50 to 60 countries.
April 23rd - 30th
From Farm to Farmpuce From Farm to Farm
During a weekend, farms open their doors to discover their trades, skills and productions with tours, events, tastings, parties ...
April 29th - 30th
Mormoiron Asparagus Festivalpuce Asparagus festival in Mormoiron
All the streets of the village join in this festival offering asparagus for sale and tasting, and many other products from the region together with Côte du Ventoux wine.
April 30th
Nice May festivalpuce The May festival in Nice
This festival is probably the oldest in Nice folklore. Every Sunday in the month of May, picnics, dancing and folklore performances brighten up the Cimiez gardens and amphitheatre.
Sundays of May 1st, 8th, 15th, 22th, 29th
Feast of herdsmen in Arlespuce Feast of herdsmen in Arles
The herdsmen parade alongside Arlesiennes every year on 1 May Day of the herdsmen. The afternoon horse show and bull in the arena.
May 1st
Marcel Pagnol hiking in Allauchpuce Marcel Pagnol hiking in Allauch
Enjoy stepping Pagnol's work from the inside, during a walking tour of a full day of show. Very successfull last 4 years with 50 000 spectators.
May 1st - June 18th
Arles Festival of the Photograph of nakedpuce Festival of the Photograph of naked in Arles
A sensitivity vision of the body and nudity.30 exhibitions and 10 training photo, night of the festival at the à l'Hotel Jules César with a projection of more 400 photos
May 5th - 14th
Velleron Strawberry Festivalpuce Strawberry Festival at Velleron
A day in the scent of strawberries, you can compare and test all varieties as well as jams, syrups, juices, pies, candy, pastries ... folklore, music & antics fair.
May 8th
International Cannes Film Festivalpuce 70° Film Festival in Cannes
The Festival this year will be chaired by Pedro Almodovar. In competition films of Michel Hazanavicius, Michael Haneke, Jacques Doillon, Sophia Coppola, François Ozon, among others and of course red carpet of stars...
May 17th - 28th


Bosch, Brueghel, Arcimboldo exhibition in Les Baux de Provencepuce Bosch, Brueghel, Arcimboldo aux Baux de Provence
The monumental Carrieres de Lumieres host extraordinary multimedia shows which are unique : spectators are totally immersed in the image projected onto all the surfaces of the rock
March 4th - January 7th, 2018
Exhibition Bonnard en toute intimitépuce Bonnard en toute intimité in Le Cannet
A selection of nearly 60 works by Pierre Bonnard that shows the painter's sources of inspiration through the prism of the intimate. A 360 ° discovery of his house Le Bosquet
Until April 23th, 2017
Marilyn exhibition in Aix en Provencepuce Marilyn - I Wanna Be Loved By You in Aix en Provence
The very special relationship between the mythical image of Marilyn Monroe and photography and photographers reflected here by some sixty prints from private collections.
Until May 1st, 2017

Gallery of the Mediterranean in Marseille Mucempuce Gallery of the Mediterranean in Mucem in Marseille
Everyday objects mixed in with works of art, bearing witness to the practices and beliefs of the past and the present, from the Neolithic period to the contemporary works covering a 1,500 m² floor area.
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