Cagnes Sur Mer / Cros de Cagnes /Cote d'Azur Calendar of Events

There is always something going on in Cagnes Sur Mer with a lot of events centred on the beach at Cros de Cagnes. We can't cover all the events here but have included the main ones including some events from neighbouring Nice, Antibes, Cannes and Monaco.


Date Event More Information
     

February

   
13th February - 1st March 2015 Nice Carnival. The Nice Carnival is the main winter event on the French Riviera and one of the major carnivals in the world, the Nice Carnival brings the city to life with a series of flower parades, float processions, fireworks and concerts every year. The theme for 2013 is "King of the five continents"

Nice Carnival Cote d'Azur

http://www.nicecarnaval.com/carnaval4.html

March

   
TBC  2015 Fete de l'Olivier  Cros de Cagnes The Fete de l'Olivier includes a demonstration by chefs who will prepare a gourmet lunch under the marquee from 1pm to 3pm (Payment/Reservation required for lunch), a regional market with the sale of local products, traditional entertainment and guided tours of the Musée de l'Olivier, of the Renoir Museum and its olive grove.
Cagnes Sur Mer Olive Tree Festival
Cagnes Sur Mer Tourist Office
Tel: +33 (0)4 93 20 61 64

April

   
First Sunday of April Dimanche Malin - Pedestrian morning of the beach at Cros de Cagnes including free animations Cagnes Sur Mer Tourist Office
Tel: +33 (0)4 93 20 61 64

May

   
1st May 2015 Fete de Mais held up in the medieval village of Haut de Cagnes.  
21st - 24th May 2015
Monaco Formula 1 Grand Prix The Monaco Grand Prix runs on the Circuit de Monaco. This circuit consists of narrow streets, which climb, descend and require utmost driver accuracyl. The race here is 78 laps on a course that is 3.340 kilometers or 2.075 miles in length. The race distance is 260.520 kilometers (roughly 157 miles). The circuit includes the city streets of Monte Carlo and La Condamine.

Monaco Grand Prix

http://www.acm.mc/home.php?lg=en

13th - 24th May 2015
Cannes Film Festival The Cannes Film Festival is one of the most renowned film festivals in the world. Each year a selection of the finest filmmakers from the international scene judge entries from across the globe. Hollywood often choose to screen blockbuster films on opening night too and the small town on the Cote d'Azur hosts the biggest celebrities and their famous after-parties. The prestigious festival is attended by industry professionals and the media, however the public are able to view films out of competition on large open-air screens. :
Cannes Film Festival French Riviera
http://www.festival-cannes.fr/en.html

June

   
First Sunday of June Dimanche Malin Cros de Cagnes - Pedestrian morning of the beach at Cros de Cagnes including free animations Cagnes Sur Mer Tourist Office
Tel: +33 (0)4 93 20 61 64

July

   
4th-5th July 2015 Fete de la Saint-Pierre Cagnes Sur Mer- The Fete de la Saint-Pierre (the saint of fishermen) is an important celebration for Cros de Cagnes. Various activities around Cagnes Sur Mer throughout the 2 days including a sit down Sardine Feast. Cagnes Sur Mer Fete de la Saint-Pierre
Cagnes Sur Mer Tourist Office
Tel: +33 (0)4 93 20 61 64
10th - 19th July 2015 Jazz at Juan-les-Pins Juan les Pins is the town which welcomed the first European Jazz Festival in 1960 titled Jazz at Juan les Pins! The Jazz à Juan festival is a favourite with performers and spectators alike. Concerts take place under the pine trees that gave Juan-les-Pins its name. http://www.antibesjuanlespins.com/
  Joutes Provencal - Port Cros de Cagnes Joutes Provencal happens down at the port in Cros de Cagnes, it is a battle between two boats. Joutes Provencal Cros de Cagnes

August

   
  Fete Medieval - Haut de Cagnes Haut de Cagne Fete Medieval
Cagnes Sur Mer Tourist Office
Tel: +33 (0)4 93 20 61 64
  Nocturne pietonne along the front at Cros de Cagnes. Includes Music and Fireworks. Cagnes Sur Mer Tourist Office
Tel: +33 (0)4 93 20 61 64
  Nuit des DJs Four DJs with completely different styles will perform at this open air disco along the front at Cros de Cagnes from 8.30pm until midnight. Cros de Cagnes Nuit de DJs
Cagnes Sur Mer Tourist Office
Tel: +33 (0)4 93 20 61 64
15th - 16th August 2015 Boules Carre - World Championship an annual championship established over 30 years ago up in the medieval village of Haut de Cagnes. It is based broadly on the rules of Petanque but has an unusual twist the balls are square! Paul Bennati
paul.bennati@neuf.fr

September

   
First Sunday of September Dimanche Malin - Pedestrian morning of the beach at Cros de Cagnes including free animations Cagnes Sur Mer Tourist Office
Tel: +33 (0)4 93 20 61 64

October

   
     

November

   
16th November 2014
Fête de la Châtaigne - Cagnes Sur Mer held in the centre of Cagnes Sur Mer. Lots of different forms of Chestnut are avalable to purchase as well as samples of chestnuts and wine to taste. There is also a  procession of animals. The days starts at around 10am until about 6pm. Cagnes Sur Mer Chestnut Festival
Cagnes Sur Mer Tourist Office
Tel: +33 (0)4 93 20 61 64

December

   
24th December Pere Noel  Father Christmas arrives at Cros de Cagnes by parachute on the beach at 11 in preparation for his night of delivering presents! Cagnes Sur Mer Tourist Office
Tel: +33 (0)4 93 20 61 64

Markets 

Clothes Market Everyday except Saturday, Sunday and Monday  A market with clothes, shoes, and jewellery. On Wednesdays at Parking de la Vilette, on Tuesdays and Thursdays at Ave des Oliviers at Cros-de-Cagnes, and on Fridays at the Hippodrome. From 8:00-12:30.

Fish Market Everyday except Monday. A fresh fish market with a range of Mediterranean fish, taking place at the Port in Cros-de-Cagnes, from 7:30-13:00.

Please be aware that details of events in and around Cros de Cagnes / Cagnes Sur Mer can change and it is recommended that you check the details with event organisers before attending as we do not accept any responsibility for the accuracy of information provided.