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27 April to 29 August
Un génie sans piedestal - Picasso et les arts et traditions populaires
Exhibition

Un génie sans piedestal - Picasso et les arts et traditions populaires

Marseille

Cette grande rétrospective donne à voir comment Picasso, installé dans son époque et attaché à ses racines, a nourri son oeuvre d’influences issues des arts et traditions populaires. Le parcours de l’exposition met en miroir des chefs d’oeuvres de l’artiste, pour certains encore…

30 April to 12 June
"La femme du boulanger" par la compagnie "Dans la cour des grands"
Show

Theatrical hikes with Pagnol

Allauch

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04 May to 18 September
Turner and colour
Exhibition

Turner and colour

Aix en Provence

Colour is the very essence of Turner’s art. His vibrant tones, which were so personal to him, and which he sometimes pushed to extremes, have been a crucial ingredient of his success as an artist. However, none of the exhibitions dedicated to his work have explored this fundamental…

14 May to 11 September
Exposition Van Gogh
Exhibition

Exposition Van Gogh

Arles

Van Gogh fut l’un des artistes les plus originaux de son temps. Pourtant, son art s’enracine en grande partie dans la tradition. Après son arrivée à Paris en 1886, des sujets modernes font leur apparition dans son œuvre, et ses discussions avec certains de ses amis, comme Émile Bernard…

17 May to 26 July
Sous les pavés le Dock !
Gastronomy

Sous les pavés le Dock !

Marseille

Retour des apéromix ! Mélangeons-nous / Mélangez-vous ! C'est bientôt le retour de l'été et avec lui des apéromix en extérieur « Sous les pavés, le Dock! ». Pour siroter une boisson dans un transat, déambuler au milieu des stands de créateurs, faire une partie de pétanque ou tout…

02 June to 15 June
MArseille Street Art Show - Hors les murs aux Docks
Exhibition

MArseille Street Art Show - Hors les murs aux Docks

Marseille

Pour la troisième édition du marseille Street Art Show, la galerie Saint Laurent et son curateur Stéphane de Calmels, invitent 12 artistes d’art urbain issus de tous horizons à exposer leurs créations au sein d’un espace hors du commun. Mettant cette année à l’honneur la scène…

02 June to 02 October
Victor Vasarely - MultipliCité
Exhibition

Victor Vasarely - MultipliCité

Aix en Provence

To mark the 110th anniversary of the birth of Victor Vasarely , the 40th anniversary of the architectural center of Aix-en-Provence and the Vasarely Museum of Pécs, the Vasarely Foundation co-produced with Vouland Foundation the MultipliCity. Exhibition , in partnership with the Municipality of…

03 June to 27 August
On Air
Concert

On Air

Marseille

Concerts & DJ sets en plein air sur le toit-terrasse de la Friche. Une proposition de la Friche la Belle de Mai en coproduction avec les Grandes Tables de la Friche Chaque vendredi et samedi soir du 3 juin au 27 août, en famille ou en bande, pour flâner ou pour danser, embarquez de plein ciel…

04 June to 29 June
Festival Aix en Juin
Festival

Festival Aix en Juin

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? Daily rendezvous – concerts, recitals, master classes and rehearsals of operas – exploring the world of Handel, Mozart,…

11 June to 02 October
Camoin in his own light
Exhibition

Camoin in his own light

Aix en Provence

Charles Camoin was born in 1879 in industrial-era Marseille, a city mainly turned towards the French colonial empire. Camoin belongs to a generation of artists living at the turn of the 19th century, in a time of sweeping technical, philosophical and artistic change. He was very close to…

17 June to 19 June
Féria
Feria & corrida

Féria

Istres

Welcome to Palio where the tradition of bull games dates back to the second half of the 19th century. A modern style bull ring with a capacity of 2,500 seats, the aficion in Istres has already repeatedly witnessed the triumphs of Richard Milian, Sébastien Castella and Juan Bautista during the…

18 June to 19 June
Flâneries d'art contemporain dans les jardins aixois - Art in the Gardens
Exhibition

Flâneries d'art contemporain dans les jardins aixois - Art in the Gardens

Aix en Provence

9th edition of Les Flâneries d’Art in the gardens of Aix, organised by the Aix-en-Œuvres association chaired by Andréa Ferréol and sponsored by the Ministry of Culture, which showcases several internationally famous artists every year. Painters, plastic artists, sculptors, jewellers and…

23 June to 31 December
La course de la Tarasque
Exhibition

La course de la Tarasque

Tarascon

La Ville de Tarascon prépare l’ouverture de son futur musée d’art et d’histoire et présente cette année une exposition thématique autour du patrimoine festif de Tarascon qui fait la part belle à la Course de la Tarasque, reconnue au titre du patrimoine oral et immatériel de…

24 June to 19 July
Le Festival de Marseille
Festival

Le Festival de Marseille

Marseille

Le Festival de Marseille _ danse et arts multiples se déroule chaque année au début de l’été. Il réunit grands noms de la création internationale autour d’une programmation pluridisciplinaire où théâtre, musique, arts visuels et cinéma croisent la danse. La 21e édition du…

24 June to 28 August
Les sardinades
Gastronomy

Les sardinades

Martigues

Tous les soirs de l'été, l'esplanade de la Place des Aires devient un lieu convivial décoré et animé où il est agréable de déguster les sardines grillées, à l'escabèche, en beignets, moules sauce marinières, piquante et roquefort, Espadon grillé avec sauce provençale, frites... Les…

30 June to 20 July
Festival d'Aix-en-Provence
Concert

Festival d'Aix-en-Provence

Aix en Provence

The Festival of Aix-en-Provence is, since its creation in 1948, one of the most prestigious festivals of European lyric arts. It gathers every year the greatest contemporary artists, for three weeks of opera and classical music, with a preference for the works of Mozart. In 2007, Bernard…

06 July to 10 July
15ème Best Of International Short Films Festival
Screening

15ème Best Of International Short Films Festival

La Ciotat

Du 6 au 10 juillet 2016, venez découvrir le meilleur du court-métrage international à l'Eden Théâtre, le plus ancien cinéma du monde encore en activité. Une occasion de voyager autour du monde et de visionner une sélection originale des courts-métrages primés en 2015 et 2016 dans les…

19 July to 24 July
The stopovers of the Cargo at the ancient Theatre
Concert

The stopovers of the Cargo at the ancient Theatre

Arles

The night Cargo made a stop at the ancient Theatre and gives appointment to the best of contemporary music. Programme: 19/07: Ludovico Einaudi 22/07: Black M 23/07: Tryo 24/07: Louise Attaque

The entire agenda

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

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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Serving tourism

Bouches-du-Rhône Tourisme is a non-profit ‘association loi 1901’ organisation.It is entrusted by the Conseil Départemental (or regional council) to promote tourism in Bouches-du-Rhône while respecting the environment and local residents, and guaranteeing visitors a top-quality experience.

The best of the destination

So that everyone’s hopes and tastes are catered for, Bouches-du-Rhône Tourisme promotes must-see destinations which take visitors off the beaten track, using its deep understanding of the area and its neutral role as a non-profit organisation.