Kite Festival

Martigues - Sports aériens - From Saturday 24 to Sunday 25 April 2021 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 73
  • Website

Where to stay

La restanque
Holiday rental

La restanque

Martigues

Living room / kitchen (15 m2) equipped. Bedroom with 1 bed (2 pers.), 2 folding bunk beds (1 pers.). Bathroom. Terrace extended by a shaded garden (60 m2), electric plancha.

La Villa Du Petit Port
B&B

La Villa Du Petit Port

Martigues

Swimming pool (10x5) heated and secure from April to October (9 am / 11 am and 5 pm / 8 pm). Ground floor: private entrance to the bedroom with 1 double bed, bathroom with corner shower and heated towel rail, wc. air conditioning, wi-fi internet, mini bar, flat screen TV. Courtesy tray…

B et D - L'oustaou Couronnien
B&B

B et D - L'oustaou Couronnien

Martigues

Naturally warm, we will simply welcome you with the pleasure of making you taste our homemade breakfasts. Enclosed garden with trees, secure parking, advice for walks, will help to make your stay rejuvenating and soothing.

Camping Pascalounet
Campsite

Camping Pascalounet

Martigues

Choose a pitch or a shaded or semi-shaded mobile home, opt for rentals with a breathtaking view of the sea, in short, choose at the Pascalounet campsite the vacation of your dreams! Take advantage of fully equipped and comfortable mobile homes and bungalows: kitchen area, wc, bathroom,…

L'Ile Bleue 2
Holiday rental

L'Ile Bleue 2

Martigues

T2 classified 3 stars of 40m², terrace + private parking overlooking the beach of Verdon with sea view and beach without vis-à-vis.

Les oursinades
Holiday rental

Les oursinades

Martigues

On the ground floor: entrance hall with access to the garden, shower room, separate WC. On the first floor: main room with a sofa bed for 2 people. Equipped kitchen, small room with a bed for 2 people (140x190). A room with a bed for 2 people (140x190), wifi, air conditioning.

La Bastide des Joncas
Hotel

La Bastide des Joncas

Martigues

La Bastide des Joncas offers 8 apartments and 29 rooms for 2 to 6 people, including 2 bedrooms and 2 gîtes (PRM). The luxury lodgings offer great comfort in summer and winter: 3 T2 with 4 beds including 1 PMR, 1 T2 + with 5 beds and 3 T3 with 6 beds including 1 PMR. The lodges are equipped with…

Maison Evrard
Holiday rental

Maison Evrard

Sausset-les-Pins

1 chambre, coin cuisine tout bien équipé, TV, à 300 m de la mer et 1 km de centre-ville et parking, sans animaux et non fumeur.

Belvédère du Baou
Holiday rental

Belvédère du Baou

Martigues

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

Things to do

Plage Rives d'Or
Landscape

Plage Rives d'Or

Sausset-les-Pins

Plage des Rives d’Or Sausset-les-Pins – a small resort on the Côte Bleue coast -, is part of the "Marine Park": a protected area where fishing and underwater hunting are prohibited. Diving and snorkelling fans will simply adore exploring the crystal-clear waters of "Plage des Rives d’Or"…

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 (location matériels de plage)
Nautical leisure

Verdon Détente (location matériels de plage)

Martigues

Verdon relaxation is a partner of the nautical pass: withdraw your Privilege Nautical Offer card entitling you to reductions on certain services or activities. It is delivered free of charge at the Tourist Office, at the La Couronne Tourist Information Office or on the website:…

Sainte Croix les pieds dans l'eau
Nautical leisure

Sainte Croix les pieds dans l'eau

Martigues

Sainte Croix les pieds dans l'eau is a partner of the nautical pass: withdraw your "Nautical Offer Privilege card" giving you the right to discounts on certain services or activities. It is delivered free of charge at the Martigues Convention and Visitors Bureau, at the "La Couronne Information…

V-Loc made in Carro
Outdoor leisure

V-Loc made in Carro

Martigues

V-Loc made in Carro provides you with mountain bikes for adults and children and delivers the bikes to the places you want!

Water Sports 13, base nautique
Nautical leisure

Water Sports 13, base nautique

Martigues

Partner of the nautical pass: withdraw your Privilege Nautical Offer card entitling you to discounts on certain services or activities. It is delivered free of charge at the tourist and congress office, at the La Couronne tourist information office or on the website: www.martigues-tourisme.com.…

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.

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…

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 13 to August 30, 2020, from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Blind guide dogs are accepted.

Where to eat

Côte et Mer
Cuisine de Provence

Côte et Mer

Martigues

On the floor panoramic sight on the sea.

Les terrasses de l'Arquet
Cuisine de Provence

Les terrasses de l'Arquet

Martigues

A breathtaking view overlooking the beach of St. Croix and the horizon offered by the Mediterranean Sea. The restaurant and multipurpose room are open to everyone, not just the residents of the campsite. The room hosts weddings, baptisms and seminars throughout the year.