Cultural events are covered in L’Hebdo (€1.20), available around town, or at www.marseillebynight.com and www.journalventilo.fr. Tickets for some events are sold the tourist office. Cultural centre La Friche La Belle de Mai hosts theatre, cinema and music.

Gay & Lesbian Venues

Visit www.actu-gay.com for information on Marseillais gay life. It's a small scene that is in constant flux and only really converges on weekends, but the city is generally gay friendly.

Football

Marseille’s cherished football team Olympique de Marseille plays at Orange Vélodrome. Buy tickets at OM Boutique for as little as €25.