Tourist Offices

Cannes Tourist Office

Cannes Tourist Office

Tel: + 33(0)4 92 99 84 22      Address: 1 Boulevard de la Croisette 06400 Cannes


http://www.cannes-destination.fr/

Useful numbers

MAIRIE (Town Hall) 1 Place Bernard Cornut-Gentille Tel: 04 97 06 40 00 Fax : 04 97 06 40 40 

GENDARMERIE (Police Station) 122 bd République Tel : 04 93 68 01 01 ou 17 

POLICE MUNICIPALE (Cannes Local Police) 2 Quai Saint Pierre Tel : 08 00 11 71 18 

SAPEURS POMPIERS (Fire Station and Accidents) 11 avenue Pierre de Coubertin Tel: 04 93 48 78 00 ou 18 

POST OFFICE (Bureau de Cannes Hoche) 19 Rue Hoche Tel : 36 31 

POST OFFICE (Bureau de Cannes Palais) 11 Square Mérimée Tel : 36 31 

TOURIST OFFICE La Croisette – Palais des festivals Tel : 04 92 99 84 22 Fax : 04 92 99 84 23 


www.cannes-destination.fr/?

What's On and Things To Do

Events

Pyrotechnical Art Festivals of Cannes

Pyrotechnical Art Festivals of Cannes

Six evenings during which the Bay of Cannes will embrace a thousand fires, ephemeral coloured stars and other compositions created by the greatest international pyrotechnicians. A marvel for an ever-increasing audience; every year over 700,000 spectators attend the Cannes Festival of Pyrotechnic Art as a whole.

 

On the 2019 programme :  

 

Lieu : Bay of Cannes

 

14 July 2019 - 22:00: Allemagne - Steffes-ollig

21 July 2019 - 22:00:Italie - Martarello Group Srl 

29 July 2019- 22:00: Autriche - Feuerwerke Jost

7 August 2019 - 22:00: Suède - Göteborgs Fyrverkerifabrik

15 August 2019 - 22:00: Etats-Unis - Rozzi's Famous Fireworks

24 August 2019 - 22:00: France - Pok 2.0 Lux Factory

 

 


https://www.festival-pyrotechnique-cannes.com/en/programme/

Ready for MIPIM 2019 ?

Ready for MIPIM 2019 ?

MIPIM is one of the largest events in the Cannes congress calendar and is the 'kick off' event which takes place in March each year. This is the event when the global property community visit the South of France to discuss trends, new developments and of course to network on a truly global basis.

This year’s MIPIM edition will welcome more than 26,000 delegates from over 100  countries  to its 30th edition in March 2019.

If you are attending MIPIM and have not booked your Cannes accommodation, then please contact our corporate rental specialists urgently to see which villas are still available.


Cannes Yatching Festival

Cannes Yatching Festival

The Cannes Yachting Festival, 1st European on water boat show, will take place from 11th to 16th September. The 41st edition will gather 600 boats and yachts on display in water and on land among them more than 100 will be presented as world premiere. Come and visit the show in the two ports of
 
Cannes: the Vieux Port and the Port Pierre Canto.
 
 
 
 
 
 


http://www.cannesyachtingfestival.com

Summer horse racing meeting

Summer horse racing meeting

The summer races take place at night in July and August. Trotting races generally take place on Monday, Wednesday and Friday. Horseraces in this magnificent setting are events not to be missed. They are accompanied by activities all summer long! 


www.hippodrome-cotedazur.fr

Russian Art Festival

Russian Art Festival

Over five consecutive days, during the course of its program the festival reveals the Russian cultural identity through its various forms of artistic expression: dance, music and cinema but also arts and crafts, fashion and the culinary art. 

 


www.palaisdesfestivals.com

Royal Regattas

Royal Regattas

This events hosts over 150 of some of the world's most beautiful yachts. For a whole week, these splendid, often hundred-year old yachts confront each other in fierce battles yet marked always by fair play. 


www.regatesroyales.com

International Yacht Festival

International Yacht Festival

Marked by innovation and luxury, the Yacht Show in Cannes is clearly Europe's most prestigious boat show afloat. In the Vieux Port and Port Pierre Canto nearly 500 boats designed by the finest international shipyards are on display... 


www.cannesyachtingfestival.com

Festival Pantiero - Cannes 2019

Festival Pantiero - Cannes 2019

Each summer Cannes hosts the Pantiero Music festival over four days. Presenting talented, original and unusual artists to its audience, the Pantiero Festival has established itself as one of the major events in the summer calendar. 

 

As welll as local and regional acts there are some larger international artists invited to perform, giving the public a great selection of live musical performances. The venue will be open late fr the duration of the festival so that the programme of selected artists can be fully appreciated in this great location. 

 

 


https://www.seecannes.com/events/calendar/festival-pantiero

Piknic Electronik - Cannes 2019

Piknic Electronik - Cannes 2019

A great way to spend a different Sunday listening to electronic music. 

Piknic Electronik is now a big event in the Canadian city and also in Barcelona, where it started in 2012. An unpretentious electronic music party.. during the day !

There will also be workshops, games and activities for children. 

9-11 August 2019 ! 


https://www.festicket.com/fr/festivals/les-plages-electroniques-cannes/2019/

Classical music in the beautiful old town of Cannes 2019

Classical music in the beautiful old town of Cannes 2019

For nearly a week, a public square in the heart of the old town is transformed into an open air concert hall. From Mozart to Chopin; piano to strings; the performances vary each night and include orchestras, soloists and a number of talented young musicians. These concerts are a must for lovers of classical and world music. 

For a full line up, dates and times then check quickly their website ! 

July 2019 !


Cannes Firework Festival

Cannes Firework Festival

One of the MUST SEE events of the summer, the spectacular Firework Festival which takes place in Cannes is a dazzling display pyrotechnics and also a competition where teams from around the world compete for the coveted first prize. 

The best advice is to book a great beachfront restaurant, enjoy a great dinner and then sit back and watch the show unfold in front of you. 

July & August ! 


http://www.festival-pyrotechnique-cannes.com/en

Fete de la Musique

Fete de la Musique

A magical day across France with a true celebration of all things musical. Free concerts in the streets, in venues and throughout the country. Always on the 21st June, the festival this year takes place on a Sunday guaranteeing a weekend of musical celebration.


http://traduction.culturecommunication.gouv.fr/url/Result.aspx?to=en&url=http://fetedelamusique.culturecommunication.gouv.fr

The Long Night of Museums

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 !  


http://www.seeantibes.com/events/calendar/long-night-of-museums

European Heritage Days

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. 


http://www.seeantibes.com/events/calendar/european-heritage-days

Firework Festival

Firework Festival

Each year Cannes celebrates summer with the arrival of the international Firework Festival & Competition. The skies are lit up with teams from around the world, each competing to with the coveted trophy for best display. Enjoy supper on the beach and prepare to be amazed by these truly magnificent displays. See the website for programme details and timings.


http://www.festival-pyrotechnique-cannes.com/en

Markets

Summer night market with arts and crafts

Summer night market with arts and crafts

The Quai Saint-Pierre fills up with around 50 stalls selling handmade jewellery, hats, regional produce, toys etc., plus around 10 artists. 

 

From 17.30 to midnight. 

 

 


Marché Forville

Marché Forville

Symphony of scents of Provence, this is the place where the best producers of the region come to display their fabulous fresh products. A MUST visit...


Places to visit

Best Private Beaches Cannes

Best Private Beaches Cannes

  • 3.14 Plage : Boulevard de la Croisette, 06400, Cannes
  • L'annex : 52 Boulevard de la croisette, 06400, Cannes
  • L'écrin Plage : Port Canto Boulevard de la Croisette, 06400, Cannes
  • La Plage du Festival : 52 Boulevard de la croisette, 06400, Cannes
  • La Plage Carlton : La Croisette, 06400, Cannes
  • La Môme Plage : 44 Boulevard de la Croisette, 06400, Cannes
  • La Plage Majestic Barrière : 10 La Croisette, 06400, Cannes


The Iles de Lerins

The Iles de Lerins

Just opposite the Bay of Cannes, a short boat ride away from La Croisette, the beautiful Lérin Islands await you.

Situated in an unspoilt, natural setting, these Mediterranean beauty spots offer visitors a unique combination of flora and fauna, as well as an unusual history that includes the mysteries of the Man in the Iron Mask and the tranquility of Cistercian monks.


https://www.cannes-destination.com/must-see/the-iles-de-lerins-cannes?_ga=2.46351335.1563517371.1551788206-923175402.1551788206

Palais des Festivals

Palais des Festivals

This is the official conference and events centre, home of the famous Cannes Film Festival, MIPCOM, MIPTV and many other international events which take place in Cannes each year. There is also a programme of events which takes place each year including the 'Salon du Chocolate' and many music events and concerts. Visit the website for details of events throughout the year.


http://en.palaisdesfestivals.com/

Le Suquet

Le Suquet

Le Suquet is the old town of Cannes and sits above the main town and port. The cobbled streets wind upwards towards the Church and the Museum. It's all well worth the walk, or take the little tourist 'train' that starts on the Croisette.


http://www.cannes-destination.fr/culture-patrimoine-cannes/le-suquet-cannes

Abbey de Lerins

Abbey de Lerins

The Lerins Islands sit just 15 minutes off of the coast in Cannes and are home to the Abbey with its winery, restaurant and more. The boat departs at regular intervals from the port.


http://www.cannes-ilesdelerins.com

La Croisette

La Croisette

One of the most famous streets in the world, La Croisette is lined with 5 Star hotels, designer boutiques, cafes and restaurants. During the famous Cannes Film Festival this is the place to see and be seen.


Sport

Tennis Club Cannes

Tennis Club Cannes

For the history... In 1879 there was only one tennis court in France - in Cannes! It was built by Sir Thomas Robinson Woolfield, leading property developer in the town.  
By 1881 several courts were installed in the grounds of Hôtel Beau Site.

The Cannes Tennis Club, created in 1907, is very active today. Situated at 11 rue Lacour, it has five hard courts (Dur) and two clay courts (Terre Battue) for hire.
Tel: +33(0)4 93 43 58 85. There is also a small snack bar.

The new municipal tennis club, Cannes Garden Tennis-club, opened in September 2009. The complex includes 16 courts among which four covered and four clay courts.  It has free parking and a clubhouse. Tennis lovers can find it at 99 Avenue Maurice Chevalier.
Courts can be hired by the hourand tennis lessons are available for adults and children. 
Tel: +33(0)4 93 47 29  33
?

The other municipal club is Tennis Montfleury, located 21 avenue Beauséjour - lovely setting near the swimming pool.  It offers 7 courts among which 3 clay and 4 in synthetic resin. 6 are lighted. Tennis lessons also available.
Tel: +33(0)4 93 43 33 87


http://www.cannes.com/fr/sport/tennis/tennis-montfleury-1.html

Restaurants

La Place de Mougins

La Place de Mougins

Address : La Place de Mougins 41 Place du Commandant Lamy 06250 Mougins  Tel : 04 93 90 15 78        

This restaurant offers upscale seasonal cuisine in a sophisticated contemporary setting. Chef Denis Fétisson opened his own three-storey gourmet table in 2010, right on the medieval village square of Mougins. On three carefully neat floors, its sophisticated plates make in the traditional modernized with southern accent.

Price: High


Carlton Restaurant - Carlton Hotel

Carlton Restaurant - Carlton Hotel

Tel:+33(0)4 93 06 40 06 E-mail: ann.leminh@ihg.com Elegant brasserie style restaurant. Prime location on the Croisette. Provençal cuisine. Prices : Medium


http://www.intercontinental-carlton-cannes.com/

Caveau 30

Caveau 30

Tel:+33(0)4 93 39 06 33 45        Address : Rue Félix Faure, 06400 Cannes

Large restaurant with two 1930's brasserie style dining rooms. Fish and sea food.

Prices: Low

http://www.lecaveau30.com/


http://www.lecaveau30.com/

Gaston and Gastounette

Gaston and Gastounette

Tel:+33(0)4 93 39 47 92         Adress : 6-7 Quai Saint-Pierre, 06400 Cannes

Situated on the old port, specialises in fish

Prices: Medium


http://www.gaston-gastounette.fr/

La Palme d'Or

La Palme d'Or

Tel:+33(0)4 92 98 74 14        Address :73 Boulevard de la Croisette, 06400 Cannes

Part of the Hotel Martinez on the famous Croisette in Cannes. 

Prices: High


http://cannesmartinez.grand.hyatt.com/en/hotel/dining/la-palme-dor.html