What's On and Things To Do
Salon du Chocolate
Ideal for everyone who loves chocolate a true chocoholics paradise. Tasting, products, producers and more. At Parc Chanot in Marseille form 28th February - 2nd March. Visit the website for opening times.
Arles Droles de Noel
Celebrate Christmas with the 'Amusing' Christmas which takes place in Arles each year. The city is turned into a festival of street performance including circus acts, musicians and firework displays. All events are free of charge and this year the dates of the festival are 21st - 24th December 2013. If you are visiting Provence this Christmas and need a villa rent then please contact our Provence villa rental team.
Aix en Provence Christmas Market
The centre of Aix en Provence comes alive with Christmas from 20th November until 28th December. The main street, the Cours Mirabeau is lined with individual Christmas 'chalets' selling Christmas gifts, food and drink and handmade goods. There are also rides and attractions for the children. Aix also invite partner cities to set up stalls so you may well discover some more unusual stalls selling goods from the Lebanon or Bath in the United Kingdom.
The Festival of Aix en Provence 2015
Aix's Festival of Lyric Art is one of the cultural highlights of the year in Provence and its open-air performances in the balmy midsummer nights are magical occasions. The 2014 programme will showcase 2 operas, Mozart - the Magic Flute and Handle - Aridodante. The dates of the 2014 Festival d'Aix are 2nd-23rd July and the concerts, events and workshops take place at various venues in and around Aix en Provence. The ticket office will be open at the end of January. Keep a close eye out for the date as tickets are snapped up almost immediately for the most popular performances. If you are visiting Aix en Provence for the festival then please contact our Provence rentals team who will be delighted to find your perfect Provence villa to rent.