16th February – 28th February 2019: Nice carnival
On the day of the parade, 18 floats work their way slowly along the streets towards the Place Masséna. Day and night, with entertainment provided by over 1,000 musicians and dancers from across the world, this is a superb place to enjoy carnival.
10th March - 17th March 2019: Paris - Nice 2019
This cycling race takes place every year since 1933. Starting in West Paris and finishing in Nice, this is one of the most important races after the Grand Tour.
Mid-June 2019 (TBC): Nice en Roller
Rollerbladers take over the Promenade des Anglais like a herd of lycra-clad wildebeest on wheels.
14th July 2019: Bastille Day
The great celebration of all things French, on the day that the nation said goodbye to feudalism and hello to liberté, égalité and fraternité. Concerts and fireworks mark the day in Nice.
10th March - 17th March 2019: Nice Jazz Festival
Mixing jazz with electro, hip hop and funk, this festival set in the picturesque gardens next to L'Eglise et Le Monastère Notre Dame de Cimiez is tres cool!
30th July 2019: Ironman France
Join the crowd to see the participants sweat in the different trials: steep triathlon, swimming in the Mediterranean, bike through the Alps and run along the gorgeous streets of Nice.
September 2019: Septembre de la Photo
Each year since 1987, the Théâtre de la Photographie et de l'Image has put on a series of events to celebrate the art of photography.
December 2019: Christmas market
The Christmas market (Village de Nöel Nice) is usually located in Place Massena. You will find handcrafted goods and different games for children. The whole city is lit during this time, the Christmas spirit will invade you!