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March 2017

Jan 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 ]
14 Feb--1 Mar Menton  06500 (Alpes-Maritimes) - FETE DU CITRON - Lemon Festival, parades, fireworks (Every Feb) [www.feteducitron.com ]
Every Mar Eyragues  13630 (Bouches-du-Rhône) - Carreto Ramado: Charrette of draft horses in galloping procession

Manosque  04100 (Alpes-de-Haute-Provence) - Foire des Rameaux - in the old town and the circular boulevards

1 Mar Ash Wednesday, begins Lent (Carême), 6-1/2 weeks before Easter
4 Mar Le Grau-du-Roi  30240 (Gard) - Festival Abrivado des Plages - Horses and bulls on the beach. Plage du Boucanet; depart centre hospitalier to the parking de la Plagette
4-13 Mar Nice  06000 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Foire Internationale de Nice - Palais des expositions (Every Mar)
Every 1st weekend Golfe-Juan  06220 (Alpes-Maritimes) - The Return of Napoleon - Reinactment the debarkation on his return from Elba, 15 Mar 1815.
10-11 Mar Saint Rémy-de-Provence  13210 (Bouches-du-Rhône) - Carnaval (Every Mar)
11 Mar Aups  83630 (Var) - Carnaval (Every Mar)

Guillaumes  06470 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Foire de Printemts - Spring Fair (Every Mar)

Peillon  06440 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Carnaval de Peillon (Every Mar)

12 Mar Arles  13200 (Bouches-du-Rhône) - Carnaval - Drôlede Carnaval (Every Mar)

Nice  06000 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Paris-Nice Cycling Race, arrival in Nice - Stage 8 Nice - Nice loop (Every Mar)

Every Mar Martigues  13500 (Bouches-du-Rhône) - Carnaval - evening parade through the town (Every Mar)
19 Mar Le Lavandou  83980 (Var) - Grand Corso Fleuri, Flower Parade - Many floats (Every Mar)

Saint Cézaire-sur-Siagne  06530 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Course de Côte Historique - Classic sports cars hillclimb. (Every Mar)

20-28 Mar Nice  06000 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Festin des Cougourdons - celebrating the arrival of Spring, with folk dancing and squashes. - Cimiez gardens (Every Mar)
25-26 Mar Valbonne  06560 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Fete des Jardins - Plants and gardens festival (Every Mar)
Easter Mon Fontaine-de-Vaucluse  84800 (Vaucluse) - Easter Fête (Easter Mon Mar)
31 Mar--2 Apr Journées des métiers d'art - Days of Artists workshops
Every Last weekend Gonfaron (Village de tortues)  83590 (Var) - Flying Donkey Festival (Fête de l'âne volant)
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