Most Var villages hold a market once a week. For travellers, they're an ideal window into local life, and the best way to build a picnic lunch. Markets are morning affairs, usually setting up from around 7am, and beginning to pack up around noon or 1pm.
Tuesday Bandol, Callas, Cotignac, Fayence, Hyères, Lorgues
Wednesday Bormes-les-Mimosas, La Garde Freinet, Salernes, Sanary-sur-Mer, Tourtour
Thursday Aups, Bargemon, Callas, Collobrières (July and August), Fayence, Hyères, Ramatuelle
Friday Entrecasteaux, La Motte
Saturday Carcès, Claviers, Cogolin, Draguignan, Fayence, Hyères, Tourtour
Sunday Ampus, Cavalière, Collobrières, Gassin (April to October), La Garde Freinet, Ramatuelle, Salernes, Vidauban