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04 July to 06 July
Musiques au jardins
Music

Musiques au jardins

Marseille

06 July to 06 July
1 er championnat du monde de soupe au pistou
Local food producer

1 er championnat du monde de soupe au pistou

Miramas

29 June to 30 June
The sea - feast of St Peter's holiday
Provençal Tradition

The sea - feast of St Peter's holiday

Cassis

Place tradition with one of the must-see feasts of our heritage, the feast of St. Peter's. She celebrates the sea and ask the Patron Saint of fishermen to protect seamen and make successful fishing throughout the year.Cassis, the feast of St Pierre will begin from 5: 00 with the procession to the chapel of Port Miou, then folk dances, the labor parade, mass, the blessing in sea...

26 June to 29 June
4e edition des musicales de la Moline
Electro

4e edition des musicales de la Moline

Marseille

28 June to 28 June
Marché Paysan en costumes
Farmer's market

Marché Paysan en costumes

Graveson

Recipes with fruit, tasting, free raffle with many baskets of fresh to win

07 July to 11 July
Mondial de Pétanque/La Marseillaise
Boules-petanque

Mondial de Pétanque/La Marseillaise

Marseille

Founded in 1961 in association with Paul Ricard, the World Championships celebrates its fiftieth anniversary this year. With 480,000 registered players and more than 30,000 official competitions every year, Pétanque is one of the most popular and widely played sports in France. Every year, almost 13,000 participants from every corner of France and Europe, and even further afield, from Japan, Australia, the United States, Madagascar, China and Thailand, enter this famous competition! Like the Tour de France for cyclists or Roland Garros for tennis players, the Marseille World Championships are “the” event for the world of pétanque: the competition with the most press coverage and the most coveted title.

30 June to 30 June
Championnat de Provence de joutes (fête de la mer)
Provençal Tradition

Championnat de Provence de joutes (fête de la mer)

Martigues

07 July to 07 July
Mmmh ! Festival de la gastronomie en Provence
Gastronomy

Mmmh ! Festival de la gastronomie en Provence

Châteauneuf le Rouge

14 June to 06 July
Le Festival de Marseille
Dance

Le Festival de Marseille

Marseille

03 July to 22 July
Festival d'Aix-en-Provence 2019
Art lyrique - Opéra

Festival d'Aix-en-Provence 2019

Aix en Provence

11 June to 30 June
Festival Aix en Juin 2019
Art lyrique - Opéra

Festival Aix en Juin 2019

Aix en Provence

Sumptuous antechamber where you pass before entering the hall, Aix en Juin is a festive prelude to the the July Festival. And what do we find in this welcoming room? This is your opportunity to get ready for our upcoming major events. And quite simply to discover exceptional artists, young talents of the Academy or renowned musicians throughout the differents events offered. To close this teeming prelude and open the July festival, everyone is invited to PARADES [S], free concert on the Cours Mirabeau which will fill the audience with enthusiasm to the most beautiful Handel's arias.

01 June to 01 September
Aperitif season in Aix-en-Provence
Music

Aperitif season in Aix-en-Provence

Aix en Provence

Aperitif season has come to stay in Aix so you can't miss this tradition (from June to September)! From cocktails on the terrace to a small glass of wine and fresh juice, there's something for everyone! Pre-dinner drinks, poolside tipples, happy hour in the city centre, be sure to check out our list of summer events. Your dream drinks are bound to be there. Please drink responsibly

31 May to 07 September
On Air
Art lyrique - Opéra

On Air

Marseille

29 June to 30 August
Les Musicales dans les Vignes 2019
Music

Les Musicales dans les Vignes 2019

Pertuis, Aix en Provence, Le Puy Sainte Réparade, Fontvieille, Puyloubier, Rognes

01 July to 31 August
Balade en mentor
Loisirs et artisanat

Balade en mentor

Istres

My Provence Culture

Going Out in Provence

If you're holidaying in Provence, enjoying an evening in Aix or weekend in Marseille and are running short of ideas, the MyProvence cultural diary features over 5,000 events, ranging from concerts in Arles to shows in La Ciotat, Ferias in Les Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer, and markets and car boot sales in Saint-Rémy-de-Provence… The toughest thing will be choosing!

Marseille

Marseille

A movie at Le Prado, an exhibition at La Friche Belle de Mai or a concert at the Dôme, and of course the summer festivals and winter markets: the cultural calendar.

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Must-see year's events in Provence

Must-see year's events in Provence

Feria d’Arles, Saint-Rémy-de-Provence transhumance migrations, Nuits d'Istres, festivals, concerts and Provençal Christmas markets: all the events you just have to go to in Bouches-du-Rhône.

See the Must-see year's events in Provence guide
Traditional fairs

Traditional fairs

Provence takes pride in its history and still celebrates its traditional festivals. Transhumance migrations in St-Rémy, the fair in Arles or pilgrimages in Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer: all the dates.

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Marseille-Provence 2018 Events

Marseille-Provence 2018 Events

If you liked Marseille-Provence 2013, you'll love Marseille-Provence 2018! Make way for this year's cultural bonanza on the Love theme

See the Marseille-Provence 2018 Events guide
Arles

Arles

Concerts, fairs, exhibitions... it’s all going on Arles! All year round, festivals and events thrill the people of this ancient city.

See the Arles guide

Not-To-Be-Missed Events

The MyProvence cultural agenda puts the spotlight on Provence's top events throughout the year. Fancy coming along to the Aix-en-Provence International Opera Festival, Arles International Photo Festival or Fiesta des Suds world music festival in Marseille? The MyProvence cultural guide will help you plan your stay in Provence around the region's top events so you can be sure you won't miss out!

Aix-en-Provence

Aix-en-Provence

Are you going on holiday around Aix-en-Provence? Take a look at our cultural calendar to find ideas for unmissable outings and events in Aix!

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Concerts and Operas

Concerts and Operas

From the Opéra de Marseille to the lyrical concert at the Grand Theatre de Provence, see the list of concerts and operas in Bouches-du-Rhône.

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Free

Free

What to do in Provence for free? Check out our diary for top tips on having fun and learning something new for free in the Bouches-du-Rhône.

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Conferences and congresses

Conferences and congresses

Art history forums; scientific, professional or political conferences: all the dates and locations in Bouches-du-Rhône

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Sporting events

Sporting events

From Marseille-Cassis half marathon to pétanque tournaments, find all sports events in Bouches-du-Rhône in this quintessentially Provençal guide.

See the Sporting events guide
Exhibitions

Exhibitions

Art, history and natural science: discover all dates exhibitions in Provence.

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All festivals in Provence

All festivals in Provence

Cinema in Gardanne, Jazz Festival in Marseille or theater in Salon-de-Provence: festivals are the beating heart of Bouches-du-Rhône all year long.

See the All festivals in Provence guide

An Agenda for Every Town

Each of the Bouches-du-Rhône's towns has its own cultural agenda overflowing with fantastic events. Using the MyProvence guides, you'll be able to pick and choose your favourites in Marseille, Arles, Aix-en-Provence, etc. throughout the year. Simply select your town and a date and let yourself be tempted by a concert in Cassis, a play in Martigues, the 'Santon' figurine fair in Aubagne, or Artists' fair in Saint-Rémy. You really will be spoilt for choice!

Street fairs

Street fairs

A fun atmosphere and amazing sights guaranteed during Provence’s street festivals and carnivals! Come and see entertainers from across the globe.

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Cultural calendar in Provence

Cultural calendar in Provence

Shows, sport, gourmet dining, fairs, car boot sales: Provence is always pulsing with 1001 different events. All events, town by town.

See the Cultural calendar in Provence guide
Trade fairs

Trade fairs

Gastronomy in Trets, motorcycling in Marseille, traditional santon figurines in Aubagne: all types of passions are catered for in Provence’s fairs and trade shows.

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Gastronomy fairs

Gastronomy fairs

Provence Prestige, Vendanges Etoilées, Gastronomy Fair: discover all the gastronomic events in Provence and book the dates!

See the Gastronomy fairs guide
Markets

Markets

From dawn to dusk, Provence’s markets make every day special. Town by town, the days and locations of Bouches-du-Rhône’s markets.

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The Night

The Night

Cut a rug to some live music in Provence! Stylish bars, café music venues: all the top ideas for nights out in Bouches-du-Rhône.

See the The Night guide
Screenings and cinema in Provence

Screenings and cinema in Provence

Enjoy the silver screen under the starry Provençal skies. Cinema listings and open-air screenings in Bouches-du-Rhône.

See the Screenings and cinema in Provence guide
Cultural get-togethers

Cultural get-togethers

List of cultural festivals and events in Provence: official heritage days, science fair and forums in Provence.

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Shows in Provence

Shows in Provence

Stand-up at the Dôme de Marseille, ballet at the Pavillon Noir in Aix-en-Provence or a show at the Carrières de Lumières in Baux-de-Provence: all the info you need to know.

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Theater

Theater

Comedies, classical dramas and contemporary theatre: Provence’s stages play host to 1001 shows for all the family.

See the Theater guide
Bric-à-brac markets

Bric-à-brac markets

Pick up some hidden treasures in Provence’s car boot and bric-a-brac sales. All the dates for top deals and second-hand buys.

See the Bric-à-brac markets guide