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February 2017

Every Jan - Mar Richerenches  84600 (Vaucluse) - Largest Truffle Market of Provence (Nov - Mar)
3 Jan--13 Mar Limoux  11300 (Aude) - Carnaval de Limoux, every Sat-Sun, Jan to March (Every Jan) [Limoux ]
Jan Riez  04500 (Alpes-de-Haute-Provence) - Truffle Market, Wed (Nov-Feb) (Every Wed Jan)
Every Feb Mimosa festivals

Bormes-les-Mimosas  83230 (Var) - Grand Corso du Mimosa: parades, floats

Cannes  06400 (Alpes-Maritimes) - MIDEM Music Festival - International music industry fair

Les Ferres  06510 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Fete patronale

Feb Guillaumes  06470 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Fete de la Sainte Agathe
Every Feb Tanneron  83440 (Var) - Fete du Mimosa - Corso Fleuri, Flower Parade; floats, marché provencal, folklorique groups, events. (Every Feb)
11-26 Feb Nice  06000 (Alpes-Maritimes) - CARNAVAL de NICE - 2017 The King of Energy - Tue, Wed, Fri, Sat, Sun only (Every Feb) [Nice carnival ]
14 Feb Valentine's Day (St Valentin)
Every 14th Vence  06140 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Fete de la Saint Valentin - Bal and Miss Queen of Vence (14th Feb)
14 Feb--1 Mar Menton  06500 (Alpes-Maritimes) - FETE DU CITRON - Lemon Festival, parades, fireworks - 84th annual 2017 (Every Feb) [www.feteducitron.com ]
Every 2nd Marseille  13000 (Bouches-du-Rhône) - Fête de la Chandeleur, procession begins at St Victor's Basilica, and the navettes> are bought to commemorate the >Saintes Maries
Every 2nd Wed Saint Martin-de-Crau  13310 (Bouches-du-Rhône) - Foire St-Valentin - Marché ovin, concours de Mérionos d'Arles, sheep shearing contest - Transhumance (2nd Wed Feb)
15-22 Feb Mandelieu-la-Napoule  06210 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Fete, Corso du Mimosa - long week of festivities. (Route du Mimosa) [Mandelieu fete ]
19-20 Feb Morières-lès-Avignon  84310 (Vaucluse) - Locus Indictus - Medieval market and events
Every Feb Grasse  06130 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Route d'Or 2CV (Deux Cheveaux cars) gathering of this iconic car and rally coinciding with the Mimosa fetes. - Sat: from 8h, Cours Honoré-Cresp; Sun: 10h depart for the Route d'Of de Grasse. (Every Feb) [www.azur2cv.org ]
25-26 Feb Tourrettes-sur-Loup  06140 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Fête des Violettes: Corso fleuri, Bataille de fleurs (Every Feb)
28 Feb Mardi Gras (Shrove Tuesday) - celebrations throughout France [the day before Ash Wednesday]
Every Beg Sainte Maxime  83120 (Var) - Grand Corso du Mimosa
Every Nov - Feb Aups  83630 (Var) - Truffle market (Thur mornings, late Nov-Feb)
Nov--5 Feb Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer  13460 (Bouches-du-Rhône) - Creche Provençale, Camarguaise - Central Culturel, Palais des Congres (Every Nov)
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