Nice is a place where tourists flow never ends. In Nice you can enjoy the sea, local food and get entertained all year round. To find out what events are going to take place during a year, review our brief list. Below is the list of of major annual events in Nice, in the South of France.


New Year’s Concert – hold in Acropolis


Annual Carnival (dates can vary, and Carnival can be scheduled in February – March)

March – events in Nice 

International Fair – hold in Acropolis

International Paris Cycling – Promenade des Anglais

Nice Cote d’Azur Boat Show – Port of Nice


International Half – Marathon of Nice – Promenade des Anglais

Regattas in Baie des Anges – Baie des Anges & Bay of Villefranche-sur-Mer


Traditional May Festival

Trimed Regattas – Port, Baie des Anges


Fete de la Musique – all over in the city

Saint Peter’s Feast and Festival of the Sea – Port of Nice

Iron Man – (Triathlon) – Promenade des Angles

July – August

Jazz Festival – Amphitheater and gardens of Nice

Music Nights – Cloister of the Monastery of Cimiez

National Holiday – Promenade des Angles

Assumption Day Feast – on the 15ht of August – Port of Nice


Fete du Port – Port of Nice

Heritage Days – all around city of Nice

Septembre de la Photo – Theater of Photography

Aquathlon – Port of Nice

October events in Nice 

Blues Festival – Forum Nice Nord and Palace of Nikaia

Cap Cyber – Acropolis

International Tourist Fair – Acropolis

Creative Arts Fair – Acropolis

International Tourism on French Riviera Fair – Acropolis


Furniture and Decoration Fair – Acropolis Exhibition Hall

Manca Festival – Contemporary music all over city

December events in Nice  

Christmas village – Place Massena and Forum Massena

Luna Park – Acropolis Exhibition Hall

Rowing – Crossing Baie des Anges

Christmas Dip – Plage de Ruhl, Promenade des Angles

Sailing, International Star regattas – Baie des Anges

Wine and Gastronomy Fair – Acropolis

Salon des Enterprises de la Cote d’Azur – Acropolis

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