France’s original jazz festival has taken on a life of its own, with a jam-packed six-night calendar of performances on two stages in Jardin Albert 1er, and fringe concerts popping up all around town, from Vieux Nic…
Nice's municipal government sponsors a host of Christmas events each year, including the family-friendly Village de Noël in Jardin Albert 1er, complete with giant Ferris wheel, carousels, bouncy castles, ice skating…
For two nights in late June or early July, the Colline du Château is open after hours for this 70-year-old free music festival (hosted by the Communist party, but open to all).
The government of Alpes-Maritimes hosts this fabulous series of concerts in villages throughout the département, many of them within easy travelling distance of Nice.
Eleven Nice museums, including the Musée Matisse and Musée Chagall, stay open late with free admission and special events as part of this Europe-wide museum festival.
Held in the park adjacent to the Musée Matisse, this long-standing traditional festival includes dance, music, food stalls and vendors selling hundreds of decorated cougourdons (gourds).
Locals celebrate springtime with singing, dancing, theatre and food on 1 May and then every Sunday in May, up in the Jardin des Arènes de Cimiez.
This annual weeklong bike race culminates with two exciting days of riding in and around Nice.
This annual marathon along the seafront goes from Nice to Cannes by way of Antibes.