During the summer, the Riviera comes to live with music festivals and sports events. You can choose from a list of events.
Sports fanatics will definitely choose to spend their holiday at Resort & Spa ***** Holiday Green. From the ‘Voiles de Saint-Tropez’ sailing event to the Roc d'Azur, a big mountain bike meeting, or the Formule 1 Grand Prix of Monaco; you’ll find a great number of sports events along the Riviera.
Culture is not forgotten about. During the film festival of Cannes, the famous ‘Croisette’ boulevard will feature the greatest movie stars, while the festival of Antibes will attract lovers of jazz music. You’ll find plenty of reasons to choose for the Var as your holiday destination.
Enjoy the festivals During your holidays in Fréjus
Every year in August, Cannes beach dresses up for several days to the colours of electronic music on the occasion of the Electronic Beaches. The beach and terrace of the Palais des Festivals vibrate to the sound of electro music, an event not to be missed if you visit the Var with your friends during the high season.
In a more relaxed atmosphere, the Nice Jazz Festival in July, which attracts nearly 40,000 people each year, is also one of the most anticipated musical events of the summer on the Côte d'Azur. You can also attend the Crossover festival in Nice in August and the concerts at the Palais Princier in Monaco.
Several seaside resorts host their own music festivals in high season, including Juan-les-Pins (Les Charmes de la Pinède, jazz festival) Vence (Nuits du Sud), Menton (classical music festival) and Antibes (Nuits Carrées).
In summer, the Côte d'Azur hosts dozens of other concerts and festivals for all musical tastes and ages: Jazz in Porquerolles, Sporting Summer Festival in Monaco, Nuits auréliennes in Fréjus, Nuits du Suquet in Cannes, Nuits Guitares in Beaulieu-sur-Mer, Jazz Festival Ramatuelle...