November and December Events in Provence @CuriousProvence
Ashley TinkerLifestyle: Art & CultureWhat's On Provence & Cote d'Azur

November and December Events in Provence

Contributor blog post by Ashley Tinker: If you’re in Provence for the holiday season for the first time, you’ll notice that Christmas is not celebrated with the same gusto as in Northern parts of France or colder climates in general. However, there are some fantastic markets to get you into the …

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Christmas in Provence @privateprovence
Carolyne Kauser-AbbottExplore: Travel in ProvenceGuided Holiday ToursWhat's On Provence & Cote d'Azur

Spend Christmas in Provence Market and Truffle Tour

Bilingual guide Emily Durand and the owner of Your Private Provence is running a holiday tour in Provence from December 16-22, 2016. This “Christmas market and truffle tour” is a small group tour for a maximum of eight (8) guests. You can view the full itinerary here. Why would you want to sign up for …

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Expo at Hotel de Caumont @Aixcentric
AixcentricLifestyle: Art & CultureWhat's On Provence & Cote d'Azur

Aix: Marilyn Monroe Photo Expo

Contributor blog post by Aixcentric: ‘Marilyn I Wanna Be Loved By You’ is the new exhibition at Aix’s Caumont Centre-d’Art. Sixty images from top photographers will highlight her career – most of them are from private collections. The narrative will focus on her relationship with photography and ask how theyMarilyn …

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Lucky, a horse made by Remy Pesce, out of horse-shoes @Aixcentric
AixcentricExplore: Travel in ProvenceWhat's On Provence & Cote d'Azur

Sculpture Trail in Saint-Paul de Vence

Contributor blog post by Aixcentric: It is one of the chicest villages on the Cote d’Azur, a great favourite with the tourists, but right now Saint-Paul de Vence is peaceful and their summer sculpture trail is in place until the end of October. ‘Art en Ciel‘ brings ten artists to …

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Ville de Sanary-sur-Mer @Aixcentric
AixcentricLifestyle: Art & CultureWhat's On Provence & Cote d'Azur

Suspended Art in Sanary sur Mer

Contributor blog post by Aixcentric: Sanary sur Mer has to be one of the nicest seaside towns – the harbour is so picturesque with the traditional pointus, coloured flags and palm trees. Right now there is an extra reason to go and that is ‘L’Art Suspendu‘. Forty-nine artists are exhibiting their …

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College des Precheurs @Aixcentric
AixcentricLifestyle: Art & CultureWhat's On Provence & Cote d'Azur

Hidden Treasure in Aix-en-Provence

Contributor blog post by Aixcentric: This weekend, I decided to go and visit the exhibition about the 23 trees that are being threatened by the Places Verdun-Precheurs development. And I will come back to these trees. But first, I was amazed, on pushing open the door to this former school, the College …

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#Monaco View from la Turbie @accessriviera
Lifestyle: Art & CultureRebecca WhitlockeWhat's On Provence & Cote d'Azur

Monaco Yacht Show 2016 — French Riviera Luxury

Contributor blog post by Access Riviera: Hosted annually at Port Hercules, the 26th edition of the Monaco Yacht Show will be hosted over four days from 28 September to 1 October 2016 and will welcome key decision-makers from leading yachting and high-end companies to the Principality for the ultimate nautical rendezvous. …

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Abrivado in Uzes Fete Votive @bfblogger2015
Barefoot BloggerWhat's On Provence & Cote d'Azur

Summer’s in Full Swing in the South of France

Contributor blog post by Deborah Bine: Tourism in France is down from the norm some say. In Uzes and the villages in the south of France that I’ve visited recently, it’s hard to tell. There’s lots going on and plenty of people around to enjoy it all. Fete Votive in …

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Lavender displays #Lavender #ExploreProvence @VaucluseDreamer
Julie WhitmarshLifestyle: Art & CultureWhat's On Provence & Cote d'Azur

The Apt Lavender Festival Lavender Everywhere

Contributor blog post by Vaucluse Dreamer: For the last week Apt has been turning purple. Over the last couple of weeks more and more displays like this lavender-themed one have been appearing in Apt. Not only have the fields around the town been scenting the air with Lavender, but purple bunting has appeared, …

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chagall Carrieres des Lumieres @CuriousProvence
Ashley TinkerLifestyle: Art & CultureWhat's On Provence & Cote d'Azur

August Events in Provence

Contributor blog post by Ashley Tinker: This is the month where just about the whole of Northern France descends onto the beaches of the Cote d’Azur. On the radio they announce “black weekends” which signify lots of Parisians heading south causing a rather lot of traffic. Everyone is finally on vacation. …

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