Events

Music in Tangier

TANJAzz

This ever-popular festival with a good reputation for attracting leading names, has been running for more than 17 years and hosts concerts by local and international jazz musicians.
Music in Tangier

Nuits Sonores Tanger

This cutting-edge music festival is an offshoot of the original Nuits Sonores in Lyon and leans heavily on contemporary electronic music and arts.
Literature in Tangier

Salon International de Tanger des Livres et des Arts

Annual weeklong book festival with varying themes.
Film in Tangier

Festival du Court Métrage Méditerranéen

Weeklong festival of short films from around the Mediterranean.
Cultural in Oujda

Sidi Yahia Moussem

Patron saint of the city and venerated by Moroccans, Sidi Yahia is also thought to be John the Baptist or perhaps a Castilian rabbi. Thousands of pilgrims flock to the celebrations 6km south of Oujda. The trees arou…
Music in Oujda

International Gharnati Festival

Gharnati is Algerian music from Andalusia (the name is derived from Granada) and is particularly renowned in nearby Tlemcen.
Music in Oujda

Oujda International Rai Festival

Rai music developed in Algeria in the 1930s as a form of protest folk music.