Paris - Versailles
September 23, 2018
PARIS. Paris - Versailles is a 16 km (10 miles) long race from the Eiffel Tower to the Palace of Versailles. It goes through Issy-les-Moulineaux, Meudon, where the runners must climb the stiff Côte d[...]
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 Great fireworks
September 08, 2018
SAINT-CLOUD, NEAR PARIS. Taking place in the park of Saint-Cloud, the Grand Feu is said to be Europe”s largest firework display. For two hours, pyrotechnical performances are accompanied by different[...]
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 Médoc Marathon
September 07, 2018
MEDOC. NEAR BORDEAUX. There is no other Marathon like the Marathon du Médoc, a race that is notorious for its rare blend of wine tasting and marathon running. The region's world-famous chateaux - inc[...]
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 Women race
September 07, 2018
PARIS. Taking place in the heart of Paris, La Parisienne is a 7 km long festive and friendly race reserved for women gathering nearly 40 000 people. Runners can compete individually or in teams and h[...]
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 Europe’s largest flea market
September 01, 2018
LILLE. The famous “Braderie de Lille” is an open-air flea market that exists since the 12th century. During thirty-three hours 100 km of streets are packed with stalls and the event attracts between [...]
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 Triathlon competitions
September 01, 2018
GERADMER. VOSGES. 1.9km swim in the clear water lake of Geradmer, 93km bike composed of 3 challenging loops of 31km with short but stiff climbs, 21km run composed of 3 loops of 7km around the lake… [...]
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 Vineyards hikes
September 01, 2018
LOIRE VALLEY. The annual event « Vignes, Vins et Randos » (Vineyards, Wines and Hikes) invites you to discover the vineyards of the Loire valley through fifteen hikes led by winegrowers and some of t[...]
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 Visa pour l’Image
September 01, 2018
PERPIGNAN. World’s largest photojournalism and press photography festival, this event features exhibitions taking place in several venues throughout the city as well as screenings, retrospectives, aw[...]
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 The world of Jazz
August 30, 2018
PARIS. The annual “Jazz à la Villette” festival offers a program ranging from classic jazz to experimental jazz and African music. This year edition features artists and bands such as Selah Sue, Chri[...]
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 Fun for kids
August 26, 2018
LE GRAND BORNAND. ALPS. “Au Bonheur des Mômes” (Fun for Kids) is a week-long festival where little ones call the shots and are kings. It features dozens of French and international companies offering[...]
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 Ganesh Festival
August 26, 2018
PARIS. As every year the Hindu community organizes the Ganesh Festival, an events that attracts devotees from all over Europe. After a ceremony led by priest in the temple, a procession takes the sta[...]
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 24 hours cycling race
August 25, 2018
LE MANS. Le Mans Bugatti Circuit hosts the tenth edition of the 24 hours cycling race. Between 2000 and 3000 French and foreign riders are expected to compete on the 4 185-meter-long racetrack. The r[...]
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 Rock en Seine
August 24, 2018
SAINT-CLOUD. NEAR PARIS. Set amongst famed French landscape architect Andre Le Notre’s gardens of the former royal estate of Saint-Cloud, this rock festival is an event with a gathering reputation. F[...]
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 Kids Festival
August 23, 2018
MONTBELIARD. DOUBS. The “Festival des Mômes” is a festival entirely dedicated to kids. During four days children 6 months to 13 years old are offered a wide range of shows and activities especially c[...]
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 Baroque music festival
August 21, 2018
SABLE. SARTHE. The Festival de Sablé is a top event for baroque music. It consists of fourteen concerts, sometimes performed along with ballets and plays, given in halls, churches and chapels locat[...]
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 Berlioz festival
August 18, 2018
ISERE DEPARTMENT. One of the few symphonic music festivals in France, the Berlioz Festival takes place in several places venues throughout the Isere department, the main one being the Château Louis X[...]
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 Piano Folies
August 17, 2018
LE TOUQUET-PARIS-PLAGE. PAS DE CALAIS DEPARTMENT. A music festival dedicated to piano, “Piano Folies” brings together about hundred and fifty musicians from all over the word including famous pianist[...]
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 Route du Rock
August 16, 2018
SAINT-MALO. One of Brittany’s top music festivals, the Route du Rock has become somewhat of a benchmark when it comes to British and American pop and rock and welcomes major bands alongside promising[...]
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 Concert and fireworks
August 08, 2018
TALLOIRES. NEAR ANNECY. ALPS. The Talloires Pyroconcert brings together fireworks and live music. On a stage built on the waters of Lake Annecy, musicians and singers give concerts while all kind of [...]
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 Circus in Limousin
August 06, 2018
NEXON. HAUTE-VIENNE DEPARTMENT. Home to a circus school, the small town of Nexon hosts a circus festival focusing on contemporary creation. Named “La Route du Sirque”, it gathers together companies p[...]
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 Jazz in the Vosges
August 04, 2018
LA PETITE-PIERRE, ALSACE. A little village of about 600 inhabitants located in the Northern Vosges mountains, La Petite-Pierre hosts a surprisingly rich jazz festival called “Au Grès du Jazz”. It fea[...]
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 Marciac jazz festival
July 27, 2018
MARCIAC. GERS. “Jazz in Marciac” is now one of the major summer jazz events in Europe. Held in the town of Marciac, in the department of Gers, the festival once again welcome famous jazzmen and bands[...]
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 Piano festival
July 20, 2018
LA ROQUE D’ANTHEON, PROVENCE. La Roque d’Anthéron International Piano Festival offers performances ranging from piano, harpsichord, organ and electric piano recitals to concerts for piano and orchest[...]
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 Open-air cinema
July 18, 2018
PARIS. Like every summer, from Wednesday to Sunday, the Prairie du triangle of the Parc de la Villette is turned into an outdoor cinema. Twenty-five films by renowned filmmakers such as Jean-Luc Goda[...]
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 Summer of the canal
July 07, 2018
PARIS AND SEINE-SAINT-DENIS. L’été du Canal (The Summer of the Canal) is a series of events taking place mainly along the Ourcq canal that runs from the Parc de la Villette in Paris to the north-east[...]
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 Night wine tasting
July 05, 2018
NIMES. In July and August, every Thursday evening, winemakers from the Costières de Nîmes appellation set up an ephemeral bar on the square facing the Notre-Dame et Saint-Castor cathedral of Nîmes. T[...]
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 Art & Wine
July 01, 2018
VAR DEPARTMENT. For two months, dozens of independent winemakers from the Var department host exhibitions by sculptors, painters, photographers, drawers and others artists or works of they produced i[...]
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 Carmen, open-air opera
June 15, 2018
FRANCE. Georges Bizet’s most famous piece, “Carmen” will be performed at six exceptional venues around France in June, July and September. Performances will take place at the Parc de Sceaux near Pari[...]
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 Ephemeral gardens
June 03, 2018
WESSERLING. ALSACE. A reminder of the textile industry in Alsace, the former Wesserling factory boasts one of the finest gardens in this region. Here, visitors can discover an English-style garden, M[...]
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 Jazz in the vineyards
May 12, 2018
VAUCLUSE. Ten jazz concerts are held in vineyards or in wineries. Afterwards, spectators are offered wine tasting and toasts. Concerts are given by the Switch Trio at the Domaine Colline Saint Jean i[...]
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 Paintings from Afar
January 30, 2018
PARIS. Through 130 paintings from overseas lands produced when photography did not exist and when travel to such places was reserved to an elite, this exhibition underlines the evolution of the Weste[...]
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