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2017 Events in France

What's On In France




Paris Plages © Peter Haas

Paris Plages (Beaches)

Mid-July to mid-August annually

Two thousand tons of sand and some palm trees is all that is needed to annually…

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Palme d'Or Award © Karel Leermans

Cannes Film Festival

17 - 28 May 2017

The Cannes Film Festival is one of the most renowned film festivals in the world.…

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Roland-Garros stadium © Arnaud Clerget

French Open

28 May to 11 June 2017

Together with Wimbledon, the Australian Open and the US Open, the French Open…

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Fete de la Musique © Jean-Pierre Dalbera

Fete de la Musique

21 June 2017

Every year on the summer solstice, Paris hosts amateur and professional musicians…

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Tour de France © youkeys

Tour de France

1 - 23 July 2017

What started off as a far-fetched, unimaginable idea dreamed up by two gentlemen…

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Bastille Day Celebrations © Ed Johnson

Bastille Day Celebrations

14 July 2017

France's most important national holiday, Bastille Day commemorates the beginning…

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A chocolate model of the Eiffel Tower © Tasaka Sama

Le Salon du Chocolat

28 October to 1 November 2017

An annual festival in celebration of chocolate is a dream come true for chocoholics,…

read more


Nice Carnival © Dhinal Chheda

Nice Carnival

7 February - 3 March 2018

The main winter event on the French Riviera and one of the major carnivals in…

read more

 

2017 Events in France

What's On In France




Paris Plages © Peter Haas

Paris Plages (Beaches)

Mid-July to mid-August annually

Two thousand tons of sand and some palm trees is all that is needed to annually…

read more


Palme d'Or Award © Karel Leermans

Cannes Film Festival

17 - 28 May 2017

The Cannes Film Festival is one of the most renowned film festivals in the world.…

read more


Roland-Garros stadium © Arnaud Clerget

French Open

28 May to 11 June 2017

Together with Wimbledon, the Australian Open and the US Open, the French Open…

read more


Fete de la Musique © Jean-Pierre Dalbera

Fete de la Musique

21 June 2017

Every year on the summer solstice, Paris hosts amateur and professional musicians…

read more


Tour de France © youkeys

Tour de France

1 - 23 July 2017

What started off as a far-fetched, unimaginable idea dreamed up by two gentlemen…

read more


Bastille Day Celebrations © Ed Johnson

Bastille Day Celebrations

14 July 2017

France's most important national holiday, Bastille Day commemorates the beginning…

read more


A chocolate model of the Eiffel Tower © Tasaka Sama

Le Salon du Chocolat

28 October to 1 November 2017

An annual festival in celebration of chocolate is a dream come true for chocoholics,…

read more


Nice Carnival © Dhinal Chheda

Nice Carnival

7 February - 3 March 2018

The main winter event on the French Riviera and one of the major carnivals in…

read more