Antibes, Juan les Pins and Cap d'Antibes Tourist Office
Tel :+33(0)4 22 10 60 10 Address: 11 Place du Général de Gaulle BP 37 06601 Antibes Cedex
What's On and Things To Do
Fête de la Saint Pierre, Antibes
Three days of festivities at the Bastion St Jaume and in the streets of the old town of Juan-les-Pins to celebrate Saint Pierre (St Peter) - patron saint of Antibes and of fishermen.
Many activities will be based around the sea. With an introduction to sea fishing, diving baptisms, regattas, fishing competitions, a nautical parade with lanterns and of course the procession of Saint Pierre.
26th to 28th July 2019
Musical Fireworks Festival, Juan les Pins
Fireworks display in the Bay of Juan les Pins. A wonderful way to celebrate the long, hot summer evenings on the Cote d'Azur.
The towns of Antibes and Juan les Pins end the summer season with a bang and a lot of colour! The best pyrotechnists of the moment offer a complete show, genuine enchantment of light and sound that attracts each year over 10,000 people.
The show starts late, at around 22:00 and is best seen from Juan-les-Pins Bay or La Brague Beach in Antibes (along the pebble beach between Fort Carré and Biot railway station).
Floralies d'Antibes (Sprinf Festival)
This festival celebrates the awakening of nature and the arrival of spring. From May 17th to 26th, the Floralies will see Antibes and Juan les Pins in full bloom at this event entirely dedicated to flowers and gardens.
Highlighting the importance of flowers in the region and the heritage of roses. There will be various events taking place throughout the week at various venues in the area.
Date : 17 May 2019 and during for 10 days.
Jazz a Juan
Jazz in Juan embraces a wide variety of styles, with performances which are popular, elitist, avant-garde or old-time, as well as a diversity of musicians: be they talented youths having achieved fame, innovative non-conformists, classical or modern, all are members of the big jazz family, established in 1960!
And the first 3 names are:
The Antibes Juan-les-Pins international jazz festival “Jazz à Juan” is pleased and very proud to make its traditional first announcement, naming three of the artists who will be performing this summer on stage in the Gould pine grove, on the occasion of the 59th edition of the festival (from 12th to 21st July).
A flash of synths, strong brass instruments, funky guitars... The relentless band Electro Deluxe, named best group of the year at the 2017 French awards ceremony “Victoires du jazz”, is coming to the Gould pine grove for the first time on 14th July. Jazz, funk, soul and groove… These unclassifiable dandies are full of an enthusiasm which spreads like wildfire…
Stylish elegance, the art of seduction, a hushed atmosphere, captivating and purposely romantic, crowned by her deep, rich voice... She is one of today’s great ladies of jazz, regularly gracing the world’s most famous concert halls with her presence, and the Gould pine grove is delighted to welcome her back on 19th July following her triumph in 2016.
On 18th July, the resounding return after several years’ absence of the very charismatic Jamiroquai, one of the most capable artists on the planet when it comes to whipping up a whirlwind of disco, funk and R‘n’B energy, with an 8th amazing album up his sleeve: “Automaton”.
From July 12, 2019 until July 21, 2019
The nuits Carrées
The Nuits Carrées Festival, organised by the association Label Note, will be celebrating its 12 years of existence! This Festival has become an unmissable event, seeing in the start of summer festivities with a flourish.
Each evening, the doors open from 7pm, then from 8pm almost 8 hours of live music are performed to the huge audience massed within the amphitheatre of the Fort Carré. Nearly 10,000 people are present in the terraces.
Nuits Carrées presents many artists from the hip-hop, jazz or electro scene. And for the first time, a rock evening! To start its new decade of existence in a great way, the festival has added a new live evening at the foot of the Fort Carré. The aim: to highlight the aesthetics of Rock !
From June 27, 2019 until June 29, 2019
The Voiles d'Antibes
Created in 1996, the Voiles d'Antibes are the first regatta of the mediterranean season, where adventure and luxe mix in a sportive and convivial tradition.
For most of the competitors, this prestigious gathering represents the first big rendez-vous of the mediterranean season. Competitors renew themselves every year around a strong core of mythical boats such as Moonbeam, Cambria, Mariska, Stormy Weather, Hallowe'en, Oiseau de Feu, Outlaw, Adria, Lulu, which participate to every regatta. Antibes being the first great gathering of the season, it is the occasion for every amateurs to come appreciate the purity of the architectural lines, the deck layouts, the harmony of the Auriques and Bermudians rigging, and the elegant ballet of the crew readying with passion their legendary sailboats.
Everyday exhibits and animations will entertain you on the themes of the Sea and the Environment from 09:00am to 12:00pm. Every night, shows will delight you in the Village and in the Port Vauban, 1stEuropean Yacht Harbour
From June 5, 2019 until June 9, 2019
The Long Night of Museums
The Long Night of Museums is an annual event where museums across Europe remain open late into the night, and Antibes is no exception. On this occasion, the closing time of the museums is postponed to approximately one in the morning, which allows the public to visit the participating museums by night, and guess what ! It's free !
European Heritage Days
European Heritage Days are an annual event in France where members of the public, and tourists are encourage to immerse themselves in the local history and culture. Museums, churches, and galleries all open their doors to the public for a weekend of celebration ! Check your local tourist office for more information.
Antibes Rally 2019
The best French pilots are ready to race for the 53nd Rally of Antibes Côte d’Azur, an event from the France des Rallyes championship, and the 4th round of the France VHC Championship destined for historical vehicles, as well as the return of the Antibes Historic VHRS rally.
Official presentation of the crews with an autograph session on Friday May 18th at 7pm.
The rally includes 12 specials, for 207 kilometers of scratch race; 9 specials for 154 kilometers of scratch race are planned for the VHC historical rally, whereas the VHRS historical rally will play out on the Sunday over 98 kilometers of TSD rally (Time, Speed and Distance).
This year, the race welcomes the Peugeot brand cup with its 208 Rally Cup, and the France Junior Championship with Ford Fiesta, a promotional race highlighting young pilots.
From May 17, 2019 until May 19, 2019
Places to visit
Best Private Beaches Antibes
- Plage Keller : 1035 Chemin de la Garoupe, 06600 Cap d'Antibes
- Plage des Iles : 41 Boulevard Charles Guillaumont, 06160 Antibes
- Royal Beach : 16 Boulevard Maréchal Leclerc, 06600 Antibes
- La baie dorée : 579 Boulevard de la Garoupe, 06160 Antibes
- Garden Beach : 15-17 Bvd Edouard Baudoin, 06600, Antibes-Juan Les Pins
- Belles Rives : 33 Boulevard Edouard Baudoin, 06160, Antibes-Juan Les Pins
- La Petite Plage : Chemin de la Garoupe, 06160, Antibes-Juan Les Pins
Côte Plongée Diving
Tel: +33(0)6 72 74 34 94 Email: email@example.com Adress: Plage du Graillon 1758 Boulevard Marechal Juin 06600 Antibes
The Center is a also a scuba diving school, offering courses to all levels. For non divers, the Center proposes guided snorkeling and kayak renting. The Cap d'Antibes concentrates ones of the most beautiful diving sites of the riviera.
Billionaire's Dock of Antibes
The International Yacht Club of Antibes (IYCA), better known as "Quai des Milliardaires" is one of the most prestigious boat docks in the world. It is home to some of the most beautiful megayachts in the world.
This extension of Port Vauban has been designed to accommodate yachts from 60 m to 160 m. On the French Riviera, in most marinas the maximum size of the yachts must be 40 m or 60 m, the Quai des Milliardaires of Antibes is an exception.
Tel:+33(0)4 92 90 54 20
Located in a chateau and housing many works by Picasso. Check the website for opening hours and charges.
Swim with the Dolphins
Tel:+33(0)6 03 53 82 78 Adress: Quai H.Rambaud, Port Vauban, 06 600 Antibes
From Antibes, the boat "Moguntia" will take you to meet the dolphins...
Sophia Country Club
Tel:+33(0)4 92 96 68 88 Address: 3550 Route des Dolines, 06901 Sophia Antipolis, France
The Sophia Country Club has a Tennis Academy, and 20 ATP standard courts, covered and open-air, with greenset surfaces and clay. Available all year. The Tennis Academy is renowned in Europe, all teachers being former professionnals of Tennis.
Eden Roc Restaurant
Address: Boulevard JF Kennedy, BP 29 - 06601 Antibes Tel : +33 (0)4 93 61 56 63 Email : firstname.lastname@example.org
Masterful Executive Chef Arnaud Poëtte’s heart is with the seasons. He delights in the Mediterranean’s abundant fresh catch and the Riviera’s summer harvests, gathering baskets of ripened vegetables and herbs from his own kitchen gardens.
Lunch and dine in style above sea-sprayed rocks.
Daily from April 19 to October 17, 2019
Restaurant Plage Belles Rives
Address : Hôtel Juana, La Pinède - Av. Gallice, 06160 Juan-les-Pins Tel : +33 4 93 61 08 70 Email : email@example.com
That is how you’ll enjoy your lunch on the edge of the Mediterranean : a cuisine to suit the summer, light and of the best quality with Provencal flavours centred around grilled fish, our famous salad bar, langoustine skewers and, of course, a perfectly chilled glass of rosé.
Succumb also the irresistible collection of pastries created by Steve Moracchini, the Pastry Chef of the Year - 2016... To enjoy without moderation right here or to take away with you!
The summer mood is ever present whether there’s just the two of you or if you’re in family mode, gathered around sharing platters that are conducive to the best memories.
Embark on a unique adventure by one of the most beautiful bays in the world, a perfect setting enhanced by the crystal-clear waters all around.
The Bristot Terrasse
Address :Hôtel Juana, La Pinède - Av. Gallice, 06160 Juan-les-Pins Tel :+33 4 93 61 08 70 Email :firstname.lastname@example.org
Chic and easy-going, the professionalism of a modern bistro enhancing all the know-how of our Michelin-starred chef, in a nouvelle cuisine style,
on a very cosy terrace.
The Bistrot Terrasse of the Juana Hotel offers a Mediterranean menu to relish at lunch or dinner time on the terrace or inside,
in a very beautiful and muted room.
Savours and colours are drawn from a variety of mediterranean cuisine codes but the quality and perfect execution remain unchanged, along with the standards of the Chef who, thanks to his work as to the menu and in the kitchen, allowed the Bistrot Terrasse to be awarded
the "Maitres Restaurateurs" label in 2014.
The Piano Bar Fitzgerald
Address: 33 boulevard Edouard Baudoin, 06160 Juan-les-Pins Tel :+33 4 93 61 02 79 Email :email@example.com
The Fitzgerald Bar at the Hôtel Belles Rives belongs to a very exclusive group of historic and heritage cafés in Europe (Cafés Historiques et Patrimoniaux d'Europe). Club chairs, panoramic views, Master paintings, authentic parquet flooring….offset by a breath-taking view from the terrace where the setting sun is all the more magical.
True to the Art Deco spirit, the decor has been meticulously researched. An original leather bar, a unique fresco retracing the Riviera’s coastline, the Fitzgerald Bar is above all a place that offers an authentic and inimitable experience.
Essentially a ‘living room’, an all-day ‘eatery’ menu is available, with a "Buffet du Goûter" every week end in the afternoon (from March to May and from October to December) complimented by the home made pastries created by our Chef Steve Moracchini (the 2016 award-winning Gault & Millau Pastry Chef), a Champagne and cocktail bar, it remains unlike any other hotel bar in the world… In the evenings, a certain elegance takes hold as the sun sets to the melody of the piano; the night remains tender with a distinguished atmosphere, assisted by the masterful creative talents of our Barman
Address : 33 Boulevard Edouard Baudoin, 06160 Antibes Tel : 04 93 61 02 79
Tucked away on Cap d’Antibes in the quaint town of Juan les Pins, Hôtel Belles Rives’ restaurant pays homage to its location with a focus on local seafood.
Designer Olivier Antoine, known for his work at Thermes Marins Monte-Carlo, redesigned the space to include contemporary pieces that speak to the restaurant’s sophisticated, imaginative and airy setting while conserving its Art Deco roots.
Aurélien Véquaud is the Chef of the Michelin starred restaurant La Passagère.
Before joining the Hotel Belles Rives, he used to be Executive Sous-Chef at La Vague d'Or in Saint Tropez (Residence de La Pinède - 3 Michelin Stars, Chef Arnaud Donckele) first and, secondly, Executive Sous-Chef at La Réserve De Beaulieu in Beaulieu-sur-Mer (1 Michelin Star, Chef Yannick Franques, Meilleur Ouvrier de France). Aurélien is proud of his position and looks forward to present his culinary creations, where he likes to honor the finest Mediterranean products.
The restaurant’s dessert menu will still include a sugar blown dish called the “pearl in blown sugar shell,” the signature dessert from Pastry Chef Steve Moracchini, who was awarded the 2016 Pastry Chef of the Year from Gault & Millau.
Tel: +33(0)4 93 34 13 46 Address: 16 Rue de la République, 06600 Antibes Juan les Pins
A local institution. Fish and seafood, served in a convivial atmosphere.
Tel: +33(0)4 93 34 04 47 A local institution and frequented by various celebrity diners. Delicious Italian cuisine and a special truffle pizza. Prices: Medium
Tel:+33 (0)4 92 93 71 55 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org. Attractive, modern decor, a delightful terrace with a panoramic view. Superbly situated at the water's edge. Prices: High
Tel: +33(0)4 93 61 50 02 E-mail: email@example.com Elegant restaurant with panoramic views on la Baie des Anges. Prices: High