FESTIVALS & EVENTS on the
COTE D’AZUR in JUNE
from 3rd to 7th June
Marking the opening of the Mediterranean regatta circuit, the first stage of the Panerai Classic Yachts Challenge or Trophée Panerai. It’s a stunning regatta drawing some of the world’s rarest vintage and classic yachts.
Promenades des Anglais Exhibition
12th June to 4th October
Nice presents a new international exhibition in all the city’s museums. The theme is Promenade des Anglais, echoing the City’s initiative to submit its candidature to be listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Regattas – Rolex Cup – St. Tropez
Festival de Musique Sacrée
Held in various churches and chapels in Nice. This festival is dedicated entirely to Baroque and religious music.
Fête de la Music – Nationwide
Since 1982 the Fête de la Musique has been held throughout the whole of France – and the world – and reunites amateur and professional musicians with an appreciative audience.
International Young Soloists Festival – Antibes
from 24th to 28th June
Offering a stage, a symphonic orchestra to young musicians that have won great international prizes and sponsored by great artists… such is the vocation of this internationally renowned festival.
11th Annual Ironman France Championship – Nice
Nice will be hosting the legendary Ironman triathlon attracting athletes and spectators alike. The participants swim in the Mediterranean, bike through the challenging course in the Alps and run along Promenade des Anglais.
Nice en roller
The Promenade des Anglais is taken over once a year by rollerbladers. As well as fun and games for all the family, there are also demonstrations and the staging of the French national cup race.
Gathering of old teak and brass sailing vessels (Antibes)