Entertainment

Live Music in Vieux Nice

Wayne’s

One of a strip of raucous drinking holes on the edge of the old town, Wayne’s is a proper pub, through and through: plenty of beers on tap, a nightly roster of bands and big-screen sports action. Scruffy as it comes…
Live Music in Vieux Nice

Shapko

Near the cathedral square, Shapko stages live music nightly in a variety of genres: blues, funk, jazz, R&B, soul, rock and more. Happy hour runs from 6pm to 9pm.
Opera in Vieux Nice

Opéra de Nice

The vintage 1885 grande dame hosts opera, ballet and orchestral concerts.
Live Music in New Town & Promenade des Anglais

La Cave Romagnan

Most days of the week, this old-fashioned place is simply a neighbourhood hangout where locals gather for wine and conversation. The real highlight is its regular Saturday evening series of live jazz performances.
Theatre in Vieux Nice

Théâtre Francis Gag

This community theatre in the heart of Vieux Nice has an active following and still produces some plays in nissart, the local Niçois dialect.
Cinema in Le Port-Garibaldi

Cinéma Mercury

The neighbourhood's favourite cinema screens a good mix of current releases and independent films, including many in English.
Cinema in New Town & Promenade des Anglais

Cinéma Rialto

Undubbed films, with French subtitles.