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Top Things to do in December 2018 in France

Written by on October 27, 2018 in Month By Month
Top Things to do in December 2018 in France

National Holiday in France: Christmas Day (Noël) December 25 Licques: Festival des Dindes, 15-16 December 2018 A charming festival where turkeys are celebrated in the little town of Licques Hauts-de-France (Pas de Calais). Held over a weekend, on Sunday morning, hundreds of turkeys are released to “rampage” through the streets accompanied by local brotherhoods and […]

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What’s on in France November 2018

Written by on October 8, 2018 in Month By Month
What’s on in France November 2018

We take a look at what’s on in France 2018… National Holidays in France November 2018 1st  November 2014 La Toussaint – All Saints’ Day.  All over France, pots of chrysanthemums are placed on graves as loved ones who have passed on are remembered. 11th November Armistice 1918 – commemorative services will be held all over France in […]

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What’s on in France in October

Written by on September 12, 2018 in Events, Month By Month
What’s on in France in October

National Event in Paris – Nuit Blanche. Held annually on the first Saturday night in October when museums, public buildings, monuments, swimming pools, cinemas, parks, universities and historic sites are open to the public all night – an art and culture party! Read our review of Nuit Blanche here. Event details: quefaire.paris.fr/nuitblanche National Event: Semaine du Gout – […]

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What’s on: Top Events in France April 2016

Written by on March 29, 2016 in Events, Month By Month
What’s on: Top Events in France April 2016

1-3 April 2016 – Les Journées Européennes des Métiers d’Art European Days of Crafts – a chance for the public to meet artisans as 5000 events take place across France. Workshops, exhibitions and demonstrations of skill plus tours. Get up close to some of the country’s greatest craftsmen and women. Details: www.institut-metiersdart.org Last Weekend of […]

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Events in France February 2015

Written by on February 4, 2015 in Month By Month
Events in France February 2015

Alpes Maritimes:  Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur Mimosa Festival 18 – 25 February 2015. Spring is in the air and in Mandelieu-La-Napoule millions of sweet smelling Mimosa flowers known as “yellow suns” are blooming in this annual celebration.  Parades, processions, singing and dancing, this joyous event signals the end to winter. www.ot-mandelieu.fr Calais: 7-9 February 2015. Pas de […]

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Major Events France October 2014

Written by on September 30, 2014 in Month By Month
Major Events France October 2014

National Event in Paris – Nuit Blanche 4th October 2014. Held annually on the first Saturday night in October when museums, public buildings, monuments, swimming pools, cinemas, parks, universities  and historic sites are open to the public all night – an art an culture party!  National Event: Semaine du Gout – Taste Week: 13-19 October.  In Paris […]

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Major events in France September 2014

Written by on September 1, 2014 in Month By Month
Major events in France September 2014

September in France is teeming with events, festivals and concerts as La Rentrée, the return to work, school and normality after the summer holidays. It’s a time of renewed energy and enthusiasm in France and you’ll find plenty going on to keep you entertained. We take a look at the major events in France September […]

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Events in France June 2014

Written by on May 21, 2014 in Month By Month
Events in France June 2014

A look at the best events in France June 2014… Fête de la Musique 21 June – annual free music festival takes place throughout Paris and France – performances of all kinds from classical music, choirs in churches, hip hop, jazz, orchestra and pop taking place in the open air, bars and restaurants. http://www.fetedelamusique.culture.fr/ Paris Jazz Festival […]

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Top Events in France April 2014

Written by on March 15, 2014 in Month By Month
Top Events in France April 2014

Easter Holidays France 2014: Good Friday (only in the Moselle, the Bas-Rhin and the Haut-Rhin) – 18 Apr 2014 Easter Sunday – 20 Apr 2014 Easter Monday – 21 Apr 2014 Read more about Public holidays 2014 in France Nationwide events in France, April 2014: 4-6 April – Les Journées Européennes des Métiers d’Art European Days […]

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Top Events in France February 2014

Written by on February 1, 2014 in Month By Month
Top Events in France February 2014

  Top Events in France February 2014 La Chandeleur – Pancake Day in France – 2nd February La Saint Valentin – Valentine’s Day in France – February 14th Alpes Maritimes:  Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur Mimosa Festival 14-23 February 2014. Spring is in the air and in Mandelieu-La-Napoule the flowering of millions of sweet smelling Mimosa flowers known […]

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