What's on guide

Manage your agenda with our guide to the best events on the area.

Discover what to do on the French Riviera this week or weekend. Do not miss any major event such as Cannes film Festival, Nice and Menton Carnival, Monaco Grand Prix or the Monaco Yacht Show.

Frequently check our guide, we will update it with the best things to do on the Côte d'Azur (exhibitions, shows, races, concerts and more...).


15 October to 23 October 2016

Monaco’s very own OktoberFest has just got under way at the Café de Paris with everything from traditional sauerkraut to beer from the oldest brewery in the world; the Wei-hen-stephan Bavarian State Brewery. Throw in a Bavarian band and lots of lederhosen and you have a night out to remember! OktoberFest is on everynight at Café de Paris Monaco until Sunday week Oct 23rd.

Fun Fair

18 October to 31 October 2016

Get ready, the fun fair is back!  Right on Port Hercule in Monaco, all the fair classics from Haunted House to Merry-Go-Rounds to Twisters and over 80 others, including lots of food and drink, are ready to go for the mid-term break.  The fun gets going starting this Friday until mid-November.

Indian Festival

21 October to 23 October 2016

For something truly joyous and tasty, you have to check out the Indian festival in Grasse all this coming weekend. There is dancing, food, music and Bollywood excitement in the town and is highly recommended.

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Yoga Healing

22 October to 23 October 2016
Cap d'Ail and Nice

Anamé is coming to France  to share her amazing healing, life saving program.

In her 90 minute workshops you will be inspired by how she healed her dying body through yoga, breath work and chakra energy. Then she’ll teach you how to make that work for you also. The courses run Saturday and Sunday this in Cap d’Ail and Nice.

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Church Concert

23 October 2016

Holy Trinity Church, at 11 Rue de la Buffa, Nice, are hosting a concert by the "Veterans of Orphei Drangar" this Sunday 23rd October at 3pm.

It composes of around 34 singers and is lead by Hakan Sund who is pianist, conductor, musical arranger and a former professor at the Royal Academy of Music in Stockholm.

The choir regularly tours Sweden and France and has recently completed a very sucessful tour of the USA and Canada

The concert starts at 3pm, and entrance if free.  A collection will be made to help cover expenses and your donation is gratefully received.

Comedy Play

27 October to 29 October 2016

One of Noel Cowards most celebrated comedies “Blithe Spirit” is about to hit Mougins, as the Riviera Amateur Dramatic Association perform it to celebrate their 20th Anniversary. Performances will take place at the Mougins School the last weekend of October and you can get tickets for just €10, including a free drink, by calling 20  or email

Jazz Nice

27 October 2016

The Riviera is always good for some great jazz, which is why we’ve attracted Aimee Allen to our shores for a gig in Nice. Although she’s American, Aimee has a rich European cultural side to her, and she sings in French and English .. as well as Portugese! She normally plays in New York, but this Thursday 27th, she brings her very cool jazz, bossa, blues vibe for an intimate gig at Le Kosma, just behind Galeries Lafayette in Nice. Get music, videos and dates at


27 October to 30 October 2016

The Riviera has more beautiful mozaics that we deseve, everything from authentic Romans mozaics to some amazing ones in the glossy mags which feature fantastic homes. In Mougins, the Galerie Mosaique is having second exhibition of modern work from three very clever outstanding designers and artists. The exhibition is on right now and who knows it may just inspire you. You can find out more on Ave St Martin in Mougin or online at 

Beach Clean

29 October 2016

YPY are having their first beach cleaning operation on this Saturday and you’re invited to join the effort to preserve the environment and have fun at the same time. The day is more than just cleaning because the waste collected along our coastline is sent for analysis on the impact marine litter has on our oceans. Meeting point is at Plage de la Garoupe on Cap d’Antibes at 9.30 this Saturday morning.

Comedy Night

11 Novemeber 2016

if you like stand up comedy, Ma Nolans in Cannes are hosting a massive night of stand up with seven of the hottest new comics flying in from the UK. It’s on in about 3 weeks on Friday 11th November so you’ve plenty of time to plan!

The seven comedians are Glenn West, Holly Casey, Jack Wheeler, Lucy Bee, Michael Frankland, Rosie Francis and Vanessa Marie.

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13 Novemeber 2016
Park l'Etang

If you’re thinking of running the Nice to Cannes Marathon in November, don’t train alone, join the Minosa Runners and their amazing new coach Michelle Kinmberly Johnson.

Michelle is a 43 year old mum and teaches sport at Mougins School. She’s running training sessions for the marathon each Saturday morning at 9 at Park L’Etang and all are welcome. For more information check the website at