Diary - July 2018

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MP2018 Quel Amour in Marseillepuce MP2018 Quel Amour
in Marseille

Seven months of artistic and cultural festivities gathering exhibitions, operas, concerts, plays, dance, circus and popular festivals in Marseille, Arles, Aubagne, Istres, Martigues, Miramasand Salon-de-Provence.
February 14th - September 1st
trianglewww.mp2018.com
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.
From May 1st
trianglewww.danslacourdesgrands.fr
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Mas des Escaravatiers Festival in Puget sur Argenspuve Le Mas des Escaravatiers
in Puget sur Argens

An idyllic place, a relaxed atmosphere, good music, brunch around the pool, DJ set and live music : Charlie Winston, Brigitte, Juliet Armanet, Keziah Jones, Eddy de Pretto, Her... among others ...
June 1st - August 8th
trianglewww.lemas-concert.com
Arles Feriapuce Arles Feria
The whole town participates in the local traditions, a fusion of poetry and Camargue traditions : Satin race (camargue horse race), the Pegoulade, torchlit carmargue horse parade with coyboys and beautifully dressed arlésienne women Costume fete.
June 10th - July 1st
trianglewww.festivarles.com
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Music festival in Wine Estatespuce Les Musicales dans
les Vignes

Jazz festival and classical music with food and wine pairing in nearly 20 prestigious castles and vineyards throughout Provence : good music, good wine and good food, in the most beautiful castles of Provence ... what else !
June 15th - August 19th
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Reeds festival in La Croix Valmerpuce Reeds festival in La Croix Valmer
This music festival lasting 3 days has become an international rendez-vous for some of the most prestigious international wind band.
June 29th - July 1st
trianglewww.lacroixvalmer.fr
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Fête des pecheurspuce St Pierre fete, sea and fishermen's fete
Sea parades, boat blessing, parades in the port, singing, provençal boat jousting (joutes), sardinade, aioli, anchoiades ...
Antibes : June 29th to July 1st
Cassis : July 1st
Donkey festival in Escragnolespuce Donkey festival in Escragnoles
Sweet and gentle more than 60 donkeys of all breeds will be waiting for you in this small village, (+ 15 000 visitors last year), rides for children, events and local products. A nice fete.
July 1st
trianglewww.escragnolles.fr
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Dance Festival in Marseillepuce Dance Festival in Marseille
Due to dance, the Festival could rapidly bring a new innovative artistic trend. The Festival remains true to its original concept, an international festival of contemporary performance arts : dance, music, cinema.
June 15th - July 8th
trianglewww.festivaldemarseille.com
Orange Choregiespuce Orange Choregies
Each summer opera adorns the magnificent setting of the Roman Théâtre. On the program : Mefistofele from Boito, Il Barbiere di Siviglia from Rossini, La Flûte enchantée by the Béjart Ballet Lausanne ... among others
June 20th - August 4th
trianglewww.choregies.fr

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Vaison dansespuce Vaison Danses
in Vaison la Romaine

A dance that crosses multiple origins and styles, from contemporary to classic. Headlining the Hervé Koubi, The Rat Pack, Lil Buck and Jon Boogz, le Ballet Jazz de Montreal and the Ballet National de Marseille.
June 23th - July 27th
trianglewww.vaison-danses.com
Petanque world championshippuce Pétanque world championship in Marseille
The largest competition of balls in the world, with nearly 13,000 participants. A great sporting event and it is open to everyone, rewards for everyone !
July 1st - 5th
trianglewww.lamarseillaise.fr
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Arles International Photography Encounterspuce International Photography Rencontres in Arles
The first event photography the world will gather thousands of professionals and amateurs and nearly 35 exhibitions, screenings, seminars, conferences, trainings…
July 2nd - September 23th
trianglewww.rencontres-arles.com
International Opera festival in Aix-en-Provencepuce International Opera festival in
Aix-en-Provence

The opera program : La Flûte Enchantée de Mozart, l'Ange de Feu de Prokofiev, Didon et Enée de Purcell, Ariane A Naxos de Strauss... among others
July 4th - 24th
trianglewww.festival-aix.com
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Avignon Festivalpuce Festival d'Avignon
This year the festival offers a facelift with many new talents and an innovative programming. Of course always some nice surprises to discover the side of the Off Festival, where over 300 performances are scheduled.
July 6th - 24th
trianglewww.festival-avignon.com
Monte Carlo Sporting Summer Festivalpuce Sporting Summer festival
inMonaco :

As every year, an outstanding programme : : Ringo Starr, Seal, Tom Jones, Santana, Etienne Daho, MC Solaar, Rita Ora, le Cirque du Soleil, ...among others.
July 6th - August 18th
trianglefr.montecarlolive.com
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Six Fours Provencal Boats Festivalpuce Pointu Festival at Six Fours
4th edition for this new festival on the idyllic island of Gaou with a indie electro music on the Bonnegrace beach with Godspeed You! Black Emperor, Thee Oh Sees, Carpenter Brut, Sleaford Mods among others ... and it is free.
July 7th - 8th
trianglewww.pointufestival.fr
Jazz in Porquerollespuce Jazz in Porquerolles
A good atmosphere and good music to be enjoyed without let or hindrance, in a magnificent island setting, with among others : Hermeto Pascoal, Archie Shepp, Aldo Romano, Harold Lopez Nussa Trio ... among others.
July 7th - 11th
trianglewww.jazzaporquerolles.org
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Suds Festival in Arlespuce Les Suds in Arles
A panorama of all kinds of musics from the South, with nearly 50 concerts : from reggae to rai, from flamenco to jazz, and electro to tango ... and proceedings are spiced up with dedications-apéritifs, meals in the local community, courses in dance, music and song.
July 9th - 15th
trianglewww.suds-arles.com
Juan les Pins Jazz festivalpuce 58ème Jazz in Juan
A brilliant event for this legendary festival : : Norah Jones, Marcus Miller, Chick Corea, Birelli Lagrene, Melody Gardot, Youn Sun Nah, Earth Wind and Fire, Nile Rodgers and Chic...
July 12th - 22th
trianglewww.jazzajuan.com
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Saintes Maries de la Mer Feriapuce Horses festival in Saintes Maries de la Mer
For 5 days the horse is king and is celebrated in appropriate style to the sound of flamencos and camargue traditions : Abrivado, corrida, pegoulado, novillada... and horse show.
July 13th - 16th
trianglewww.saintesmaries.com
Cannes Fireworks Festivalpuce Fireworks Festival in
Cannes

Leading firework specialists in the world come together and do their very best to enchant 200,000 spectators with their bombs, candles and comets combining sound and light..
July 14th, 21th, 29th
August 7th, 15th, 24th

trianglewww.festival-pyrotechnique-com
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Cuban Festivalpuce Cuban Festival
in La Seyne sur Mer

Friendly and festive atmosphere with photo exhibition, Cuban cuisine, salsa dance workshops, training course percussion and Cuban music with 7 concerts.
July 15th - 22th
trianglewww.bayamo.fr
Nice Jazz Festivalpuce Nice Jazz Festival
Every night 3 concerts on 2 stages, a wonderful programme performed by the best musicians : Gregory Porter, Kyle Eastwood quartet, Jack Johnson, Orelsan, Massive Attack, SoulWax ...
July 16th - 21th
trianglewww.nicejazzfestival.fr
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Escales du Cargopuce Les Escales du Cargo
in Arles

Open air festival on 3 stages with a line up of 30 artists : Charlotte Gainsbourg, Brigitte, Juliette Armanet, Etienne Daho, Joan Baez ... parmi d'autres
July 17th - 19th and August 14th
trianglewww.escales-cargo.com
Les Grimaldines in Grimaudpuce Les Grimaldines at Grimaud
16th edition of this festival combining street shows and great concerts splendidly set up in open air in the amphitheater of the castle of Grimaud with : Imany, Sinclair, Jehro, Michel Fugain.
July 17th - August 7th
trianglewww.les-grimaldines.com
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Toiles du Sud in Cotignacpuce Les Toiles du Sud in Cotignac
this year 18 open air theatre, concert or movie nights on a giant screen at the foot of the rock in the village with cult Films, animation, documentary, fiction, VO and VF
July 17th - August 18th
trianglewww.lestoilesdusud.fr
Jazz of the 5 continentspuce Jazz des 5 continents
in Marseille

10 nights for 5 continents where talented musicians are expected : Jack DeJohnette, Selah Sue,Youn Sun Nah, Kool & the Gang, Youssou N'Dour, Chick Corea, Roy Hargrove, Cory Henry and The Funk Apostles ... among others
July 18th - 27th
trianglewww.marseillejazz.com
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Nuits Du Sud in Vencepuce Nuits Du Sud in Vence
A breeze came across the South blowing on summer evenings on Vence with Pierre et Alain Souchon, Kyo, Roberto Fonseca, Trust, Feu Chatterton, Sergeant Garcia... the festival invites artists less known noted for their innovative music.
July 19th - August 3rd
trianglewww.nuitsdusud.com
Jazz in Toulonpuce Jazz in Toulon
Free open air concerts in a festive atmosphere. Jazz and good musicians : Stanley Clark, Lucky Peterson, Michele Hendricks, Youn Sun Nah, ... From blues to soul, through funk, rock and modern jazz, all facets of jazz will be present.
July 20th - 29th
trianglewww.jazzatoulon.com
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Nuits de la Citadelle in Sisteronpuce Nuits de la Citadelle
in Sisteron

Music, dance and theatre have been forming a trilogy that is becoming increasingly popular thanks to the magical surroundings and the quality of the performers.
July 20th - August 13th
trianglewww.nuitsdelacitadelle.fr
Roque d'Antheron Piano Festivalpuce Piano Festival in La Roque d'Antheron
Early 100 concerts take place in a variety of magical settings. The best international artists will be there : N. Angelich, Y. Avdeeva, Renaud Capuçon, B. Iddo Bar Shaï, B. Berezovsky, Adam Laloum, N. Lugansky, A. Queffelec, G.Sokolov ... entre autres
July 20th - August 18th
trianglewww.festival-piano.com
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Medieval music festival in Le Thoronetpuce Medieval music festival in Thoronet
In the magnificent setting of the famous Cistercian Abbey and its exceptional acoustics : 15th century songs, medieval music and Gregorian chant, the source of the great musical creations of the Middle Age.
July 21th - 28th
trianglewww.musique-medievale.fr
Martigues Festivalpuce Festival de Martigues
Dance, music and voice of the world, Martigues festival offers a program of choice in world music and contemporary music.
July 21th - 28th
trianglewww.festival-martigues.fr
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Menton Music Festivalpuce Menton Festival
A wonderful programme of classical music performed in front of the church of St Michel with Daniel Müller-Schott, Nicholas Angelich, Piotr Anderzewski, Janine Jansen, Alexander Gavrylyu, Philippe Jaroussky, Isabelle Faust, Lars Vogt, Elisabeth Leonskaja, Yaron Herman Trio ... among other
July 28th - August 11th
trianglewww.musique-menton.fr
Carqueiranne Comedy Festivalpuce Théâtre in Situ in Carqueiranne
Theater lovers, here's a festival 100% theater in an idyllic open air theater surrounded by nature on a hill overlooking the Golden Islands (Free shuttles from downtown)
July 30th - August 10th
trianglewww.theatreinsitu.com
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Ramatuelle Festivalpuce Ramatuelle Festival
proposes once again a beautiful line-up : "Edmond" from Alexis Michalik, "La raison d'Aymé"with Gérard Jugnot and Isabelle Mergault. Stand up comedy : Ary Abittan, Alex Lutz. Music : Francis Cabrel, Julien Clerc... among other.
August 1st - 11th
trianglewww.festivalderamatuelle.com
Grasse Jasmin Festivalpuce Jasmin Festival in Grasse
Flower parade, battle of flowers, election of Miss Jasmine, Provencal mass, street performers, provençal Aioli in the purest tradition of Provence.
August 3rd - 5th
trianglewww.ville-grasse.fr
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Valreas Lavander Corsopuce Lavander Corso in Valréas
Parade richly decorated accompanied by marching bands, cheerleaders and a spray of lavender perfumes the whole city.
August 3rd - 6th
trianglewww.ot-valreas.fr
Digne Lavander Corsopuce Lavander Corso in Digne
Procession of decorated floats, lively activity in the sweet-smelling streets, dancing, folklore... it's the end of the harvest and it's time to celebrate.
August 3rd - 7th
trianglewww.cdf-dignelesbains.fr
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marché flottant de l'Isle sur Sorguepuce Floating market in l'Isle sur Sorgue
Every 1st Sunday of August, come and do your shopping on the old market on the river Sorgue. You will find olives, oil, tapenade and good products from Provence.
August 5th
trianglewww.oti-delasorgue.fr
Barcelonnette Latino Mexican  Festivalpuce Latino Mexican festival in
Barcelonnette

Parades, concerts, processions of mariachis and their dancing girls, dancing lessons and plenty of other activities which will transport Barcelonnette to the colourful countries which are part of Barcelonette's history.
August 6th - 15th
trianglewww.barcelonnette.com
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Cannes Electronic beachespuce Electronic beaches in Cannes
Large ephemeral dance floor, feet in the sand or in the sea with an exceptional line-up : Bigflo et Oli, The Avener, Mozambo, Kygo, Klingande, Boris Way...
August 10th - 12th
trianglewww.plages-electroniques.com
Isle sur la Sorgue Antiques Fairpuce Antiques Fair in Isle sur Sorgue
This great gathering of antique dealers welcome more than 220 exhibitors. A really wide profusion of pieces of period furniture, ranging from the most beautiful pieces of antique furniture to the most kitsch thingummies.
August 11th - 15th
trianglefoire-isle-sur-sorgue.fr
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Exhibitions

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Exhibition Sa Muse in Marseillepuce Sa Muse... in Marseille
This exhibition presents works by modern and contemporary painters, sculptors, photographers and videographers who have been inspired by their relationship with their model, muse, woman, diva.
February 10th - August 26th, 2018.
trianglemuseeregardsdeprovence.com
Exhibition Consul'Art in Marseillepuce Consul'Art at Marseille
As the second most important diplomatic place in France with its 69 consular representations, Marseilles exposes the artistic works of the foreign countries represented in Marseilles, nearly 80 original works
June 8th - July 21th, 2018
trianglewww.maisondelartisanat.org
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Picasso - Picabia exhibition at the Granet Museumpuce Picasso - Picabia, Granet Museum in Aix en Provence
The exhibition brings together exceptional works by two key figures of modernity: gathered both chronologically and thematically, the exhibition focuses on key moments of their journey.
June 9th - September 23th, 2018
trianglemuseegranet-aixenprovence.fr
Ai Weiwei exhibitiojn at the au Mucempuce Ai Weiwei exhibition at the Mucem in Marseille
Photographer, architect, sculptor, performer, filmmaker ... all of his work combines Chinese origins with contemporary art and shows everyday objects that become works of art.
June 20th - November 12th, 2018
trianglewww.mucem.org
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Picasso and the Spanish masters  Exhibitionaux at les Baux de Provencepuce Picasso and the Spanish masters at Les 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 2nd, 2018 - January 6th, 2019
pucewww.carrieres-lumieres.com
Gallery of the Mediterranean in Mucem of Marseillepuce Gallery of the Mediterranean in Mucem at 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.
Permanent exhibition
triangle www.mucem.org
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