Kite Festival

Martigues - Sports aériens - From Saturday 23 to Sunday 24 April 2022 between 10 am and 6 pm. Dates to be confirmed. - Free

They will offer free pilot demonstrations, large structures, traditional kites and give their advice to help the youngest in the practice of flight.

Introduction to pulling sail gongling, boomerang throwing, aeromodelling demonstration, wind garden, candy releases and sale of kites.

Kite-making workshops will be set up for children and adolescents on Saturday and Sunday, at 10 a.m., 11 a.m., 2 p.m., 3 p.m. and 4 p.m. They take place on the esplanade of the aid station.

Weekly workshops (Monday 20 to Friday 24 April 2020): They are open to groups by reservation (and subject to availability). They are led by international artists who will offer young people and people with disabilities to make traditional kites or wind objects, to learn piloted kites or traction sailing.

The Kite Festival is organized by the Coup de Vent association, in partnership with the City of Martigues, the PACA Region, the Bouches-du-Rhône General Council, the Association for the Animation of Social Centers and Neighborhood houses and Radio Maritima.

Free parking.

  • Free
  • Animaux Acceptés

Information provided by OT Martigues

  • Address

    Plage du Verdon
    Chemin de la Douane
    La Couronne

    13500 Martigues

  • Organiser

  • Phone

    • 04 42 44 34 09
  • Website

Where to stay

Belvédère du Baou
Holiday rental

Belvédère du Baou

Martigues

Terrace, enclosed garden. Station, shops, beaches 10 minutes walk.

PIEDS DANS L'EAU
Holiday rental

PIEDS DANS L'EAU

Sausset-les-Pins

25 m² entièrement rénové, pour 4 personnes, avec cuisine équipée, frigo, congélateur, 2 plaques électriques, micro-onde, salle de bain avec vasque, WC suspendu et grande douche, machine à laver, meublé avec 1 canapé double convertible et 1 BZ double, TV et aspirateur Terrasse…

Beach house
Holiday rental

Beach house

Martigues

Shaded terrace, parking in private courtyard. Garden level = fitted kitchen, sofa bed, TV. Upstairs = 140 bed, cot, shower room, wc.

L'Ile Bleue 2
Holiday rental

L'Ile Bleue 2

Martigues

T2 classified 3 stars 40m², terrace + private parking overlooking the beach of Verdon with sea view and beach without vis-à-vis ". We are very close to the typical fishing port of Carro with its small beach, its fish market, its seaside walks and its internationally renowned spot of sails.…

La Source
Campsite

La Source

Martigues

The campsite is ideally located on the Côte Bleue, 12 km from Martigues, a seaside resort and 3 km from Sausset-les-Pins. The natural fine sand beaches are 100 meters away: La Saulce and Sainte-Croix. Many coves and inlets nearby. Possibility of launching boat and jet ski at 700 meters (port…

Villa la côte bleue 1
Holiday rental

Villa la côte bleue 1

Martigues

Kitchenette. Ch. (Bed / 2 pers.). Shower room. Living / lounge with sofa bed (2 pers.). Terrace with garden furniture. Electric heating. Possibility extra bed for toddler.

Mer et Soleil
B&B

Mer et Soleil

Sausset-les-Pins

Mer et Soleil dispose d’une chambre d’hôtes avec une télévision à écran plat et d’une connexion Wi-Fi accessible gratuitement. Elle est dotée d’une climatisation. Cette chambre offre une vue sur la piscine et sur le jardin elle est pourvue d’une salle de bain privative. Vous…

Carro CamperVan Area
Campsite

Carro CamperVan Area

Martigues

78 places camper van locations near the beach and the port of Carro.Payment by credit card only, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, limited to 72 hours. Draining area and water distribution. Area equipped with a video surveillance system incorporating a digital recorder.

Aire de camping car Sausset
Campsite

Aire de camping car Sausset

Sausset-les-Pins

Réservée aux campings-cars : 17 emplacements . 7/7 jours, 24h/24h, limité à 72 h, borne wifi Borne de lavage de caissette, vidange de caissette Remplissage d'eau et aire de vidange.

Things to do

Le Marin Surf Shop
Nautical leisure

Le Marin Surf Shop

Martigues

Sale of new and used equipment.

Le petit musée de Carro
Cultural place

Le petit musée de Carro

Martigues

Past activities included stone-masonry, fishing, farming and breeding sheep. The simple daily life of our ancestors, fishermen, stone-masons, peasants and shepherds. We have tried to reproduce this more or less distant past for you. Research revealed objects and documents which recount the…

Verdon Détente
Nautical leisure

Verdon Détente

Martigues

Rental of pedal boats, stand-up, parasols and sunbathing on the verdon beach.

Beach at La Saulce
Landscape

Beach at La Saulce

Martigues

Standing just above the creek, Chapelle de Sainte Croix appears to be standing guard over the bathers. Built in memory of Saint Mary Magdalene who is said to have moored on these shores with the first Christians chased from Palestine, this little chapel harbours a genuine fragment of the Christ's…

Carro's beach
Landscape

Carro's beach

Martigues

Its fish market attracts people from throughout the region and is a real treat for the eyes and the taste buds! Situated just a stone's throw from the port, "Plage de Carro" is a fairly small shingle beach, just big enough to accommodate the families and surfers who come here to tackle the…

Laurons beach
Landscape

Laurons beach

Martigues

Showers and toilets have been fitted as well as a play area for children. Free parking is available nearby and the beach is signposted in summer to ensure the safety of swimmers from the boats leaving the small port. Its main feature is this picnic area fitted out with tables, benches and…

Couzy Pierre
Craftsman / producer

Couzy Pierre

Martigues

If the wild fauna and often the large African animals represent his work and his life as a frequent traveler, we find in Couzy another sensitivity for small waterfowl and also woodcock.

Cap Couronne Pêche

Cap Couronne Pêche

Martigues

Fishing course at sea on board or by boat. Remember to book the day before or in the morning

Sainte-Croix Beach
Landscape

Sainte-Croix Beach

Martigues

The beach is monitored the first weekend in June from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., then every day from June 12 to August 29, 2021, from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Blind guide dogs are accepted.

Where to eat

L' Ancre du Galion
Restaurants à emporter

L' Ancre du Galion

Sausset-les-Pins

LA TERRASSE – Très pratique, surtout lorsque le soleil pointe le bout de son nez, la terrasse que propose ce restaurant vous assurera de passer un très bon moment, à ne pas manquer.

Pizzeria Le Titus
Restaurants à emporter

Pizzeria Le Titus

Martigues

The Titus offers jazz evenings every Thursday. Eat in or take away, free delivery is also possible in the Carro / La Couronne sector. Pizza idea: "La vesuvius": pizza with tomato sauce, mozzarella, gorgonzola, emmental, arugula, mozzarella balls, cherry tomatoes, parmesan shavings and basil.

Chez les 2 Nanas
Restaurants à emporter

Chez les 2 Nanas

Martigues

"Les deux nanas" are also event caterers.

Le Gusto Pizzeria
Restaurants à emporter

Le Gusto Pizzeria

Sausset-les-Pins

Depuis 2002 Ludovic Bicchierai italien d'origine est un passionné de pizza sous toutes ses formes en calzone, à la napolitaine ou encore à la romaine. Il s'est perfectionné chez les plus grands maestro pizzaiolos en Italie.

Le Délicious
Restaurants à emporter

Le Délicious

Sausset-les-Pins

Le Delicious a le plaisir de vous annoncer l'ouverture de son second restaurant thai sur Sausset les Pins à partir du 1er septembre avec terrasse et salle vue panoramique sur le port. Toutes nos spécialités sont cuisinées par une cuisinière Thaïlandaise.

Les Mouettes
Restaurants à emporter

Les Mouettes

Martigues

The Bar-Restaurant-Pizzeria Les Mouettes offers traditional cuisine or you can enjoy wood-fired pizzas. Broadcasting of sporting events.

Le Carro Bleu
Restaurants à emporter

Le Carro Bleu

Martigues

Traditional cuisine focused on fishery products (squid, octopus, mussels) and simple dishes appreciated by all (lasagna, hamburgers, pizzas).

Lola Palooza
Restaurants à emporter

Lola Palooza

Martigues

You will be able to discover the Provençal flavors of the Côte Bleue. Pop-rock and salsa evening every Wednesday from June to September.

Restaurant sous les pins
Restaurants à emporter

Restaurant sous les pins

Martigues

A kitchen to discover.Beneath the pine sun, it is also a hotel residence.