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23 January to 30 April
Exhibition

Toute ma liberté - Catherine Starkman

Aix en Provence

L’Hôtel de Gallifet accueille l'exposition des œuvres de Catherine Starkman. Elle présente des pièces abstraites, qui représentent à la fois son imaginaire et ce qu'elle traduit du réel, une conversation d’émotions et d’impressions, une correspondance entre les couleurs et la…

01 February to 15 February
Street fair

Les Oursinades

Carry le Rouet

ARTISANS Exposition artisanale (Peintures - Bijoux - Vins - Produits du terroir…) Toute la journée Sur le port FOIRE A LA BROCANTE Toute la journée - Sur le port DÉGUSTATION DES PRODUITS DE LA MER Vente de plateaux de coquillages et d’oursins Cuisine à base de poissons Quai…

11 February to 17 February
Screening

Charlie et la chocolaterie - Ciné des jeunes à l'Institut de l'Image

Aix en Provence

L'Institut de l'image, en partenariat avec le collectif Ciné des jeunes de la MJC Prévert, propose un film pour le jeune public. La séance est souvent accompagnée par un atelier. Dès 4 ans. Charlie est un enfant issu d’une famille pauvre. Travaillant pour subvenir aux besoins des siens,…

15 February to 21 February
Sporting event

Open 13

Marseille

L'Open 13 est le premier événement sportif indoor du sud de la France. Un tournoi classé parmi les 25 premiers tournois du circuit ATP, se joue fin février sur dur au Palais des Sports de Marseille, doté de 591 385 € et qui accueille 28 des meilleurs joueurs mondiaux.
 Déroulement de…

19 February to 21 February
Sporting event

Med Cup

Marseille

La Med Cup 13 Windsurf est le rendez-vous préparatoire des championnats de France et du Monde de planche à voile dans la baie de Marseille. Cette épreuve réunira 6 nationalités différentes, 150 coureurs, dont 80 % de moins de 20 ans, 100 accompagnants et bénévoles, marseillais ou…

04 March to 08 January
Son & lumière

Chagall et la couleur

Les Baux de Provence

Les Carrières de Lumières poursuivent leur aventure artistique avec une exposition multimédia inédite consacrée à Marc Chagall (1887-1985). Produit par Culturespaces, avec le concours du Comité Marc Chagall, ce nouveau spectacle donne l’occasion exceptionnelle de découvrir l'oeuvre…

13 March
Carnival

Funny Carnival

Arles

As a glance ending winter and Arles 'funny de Noëls", this event artistic and festive, relies on a cultural fact rooted in our traditions, Carnival, to propose new, surprising encounters with street artists, actors, musicians, dancers...

20 March
Sporting event

Run In Marseille

Marseille

Le 20 mars prochain, des milliers de coureurs de tous niveaux fêteront l’arrivée du printemps au bord de la Méditerranée à l’occasion de Run In Marseille.. Marathon, semi-marathon et 10 km : ce rendez-vous majeur du calendrier running hexagonal s’appuiera sur le double parrainage de…

22 March to 03 April
Festival

Festival de Pâques - Easter festival

Aix en Provence

Aix en Provence Easter Festival will bring together high-profile conductors, world-class orchestras and outstanding soloists performing more than 20 concerts from March 22nd to April 3th 2016.

26 March
Carnival

Carnaval

Martigues

Programmation 2016. - 15h : les trois quartiers du centre-ville se pareront à la fête avec la présence de carnavaliers, musiciens, danseurs et artistes en tous genres qui se regrouperont dans des bases de préparation du carnaval. De la musique sera diffusée, des brigades d'interventions…

28 March to 03 April
Sporting event

Semaine 13 De La Randonnée - Fête De La Randonnée

Chaque jour des randos pour vous ! Il y a mille façons de découvrir la Provence à pied. Amoureux de la marche, sportifs amateurs de dénivelés, familles ou néophytes, venez profiter d'une semaine de randonnées gratuites et accompagnées pour explorer tout le territoire ! Plus de 60…

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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

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

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.

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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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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.

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Aix-en-Provence

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

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Arles

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

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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!

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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Conferences and congresses

Conferences and congresses in Provence

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

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Sporting events

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

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Exhibitions

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

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Festivals

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.

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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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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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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!

Gastronomy fairs

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

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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

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.

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Screenings and cinema in Provence

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

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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

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

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

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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.

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