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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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Roland-Garros stadium © Arnaud Clerget

French Open

TBC

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

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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,…

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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…

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Palme d'Or Award © Karel Leermans

Cannes Film Festival

9 - 20 May 2018

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

read more


Fete de la Musique © Jean-Pierre Dalbera

Fete de la Musique

21 June 2018

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

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


Roland-Garros stadium © Arnaud Clerget

French Open

TBC

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

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


Palme d'Or Award © Karel Leermans

Cannes Film Festival

9 - 20 May 2018

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

read more


Fete de la Musique © Jean-Pierre Dalbera

Fete de la Musique

21 June 2018

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

read more