2018 Events in France

What's On In France

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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Cannes Film Festival

9 - 20 May 2018

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

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French Open

21 May - 10 April 2018

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

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Fete de la Musique

21 June 2018

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

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Tour de France

7 - 29 July 2018

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

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Bastille Day Celebrations

14 July 2018

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

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Le Salon du Chocolat

31 October - 4 November 2018

A dream for chocoholics, the large convention centre beneath the Louvre hosts…

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Nice Carnival

16 February - 2 March 2019

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

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