An apparently unlikely venue for a festival that attracts some big names, Ramuelle's Jazz Fest has seen musicians from around the world perform in an olive grove at the foot of the village every August since 1985.
Since 1558 Tropeziens have turned out in traditional costume to watch an ear-splitting army of 140 musket-firing bravadeurs parade with a bust of St Torpes, the namesake and patron of the town. Les Bravades (Provenç…
The place des Lices is invaded with musket-wielding historical re-enactors as processions and martial displays celebrate victory over the 21 Spanish galleons that attacked Marseille on 15 June 1637.
World music comes to the atmospheric shell of Château du Grimaud on Tuesday evenings in July and August, during this popular festival. There are also performances in the streets of the town.
Classical music and theatre are the attractions of Ramatuelle's lively annual party.