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July 2017

Every July - Sept Les Baux-de-Provence  13520 (Bouches-du-Rhône) - Art and Music festivals
Every July Beuil  06470 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Fete de Village (Sun following 26th)

La Brigue  06430 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Fête Médievale

Every 4th Sun Cairanne  84290 (Vaucluse) - Fete village
Every July Cannes  06400 (Alpes-Maritimes) - International Festival of Pyrotechnical Art (Fireworks) Bay of Cannes, Six nights July-Aug

Carpentras  84200 (Vaucluse) - Corso Nocturne Fleuri, centre ville

Castellar  06500 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Fete de la Saint Bernard; soupe au Pistou; fete Champetre.

Le Castellet  83330 (Var) - Fête

Châteauneuf-du-Pape  84230 (Vaucluse) - Fete votive, including foot race around the village

Digne-les-Bains  04000 (Alpes-de-Haute-Provence) - Fete du Jazz

Digne-les-Bains  04000 (Alpes-de-Haute-Provence) - Theater Festival- théâtre des villes, théâtre des champs

Every Every Sun Forcalquier  04300 (Alpes-de-Haute-Provence) - Organ concert, 17h30
Every July - Aug Fréjus  83600 (Var) - Fireworks - Nuits de Feu, Festival d'Art Pyrotechnique - 8 nights, July & August - Friday, Port de Frejus, 23h, free

Fréjus  83600 (Var) - Soirée de l'Ete - Evening musical events during the month - Port-Fréjus and Historic Center

Fréjus  83600 (Var) - Summer Evening at the Port - Music - Port de Frejus, 21h-23h, free

Fréjus  83600 (Var) - Les Nuits Auréliennes - Festival de Theatre, Roman Theatre Philippe Léotard

Every July Gigondas  84190 (Vaucluse) - Opus 99, Theatre de Verdure; chambre music of Gigondas

Gordes  84220 (Vaucluse) - Festival provençal- théâtre, jazz, musique classique

Gordes  84220 (Vaucluse) - Féte de Vin (Côtes du Ventoux)

L' Isle-sur-la-Sorgue  84800 (Vaucluse) - Corso Nautique

Lavender   - Lavender harvest (July Aug Sept) July lavender festivals in Apt; Riea and Valensole (2nd half of month)

Every 4th Sun Mazan  84380 (Vaucluse) - Fête votive

La Môle  83310 (Var) - Fête de la moisson - Harvest Festival

Every July Rimplas  06420 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Fête Communale

Saint Rémy-de-Provence  13210 (Bouches-du-Rhône) - Fête du Vin et de l'artisanat - Wine Festival

Every July - Aug Sisteron  04200 (Alpes-de-Haute-Provence) - Festival des Nuits de la Citadelle- théâtre, danse, musique classique (mid July-mid Aug)
Every July Tanneron  83440 (Var) - Fete Village

Vaison-la-Romaine  84110 (Vaucluse) - L'Eté de Vaison- Danse, théâtre, musique

1-23 July Tour de France (cycling) around France
Every July Antibes  06600 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Musique au Coeur d'Antibes; 21h, Chantier Naval Opéra (Every July)

Vence  06140 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Festival de ls Musique Traditionnelle (Every July)

July School Summer Vacation Starts (vacances d'été)
Every July Cagnes-sur-Mer  06800 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Jazz au Chateau - Free Jazz Concerts - July-Aug, Fridays (Every July)

Avignon  84000 (Vaucluse) - FESTIVAL D'AVIGNON (Every July) [www.festival-avignon.com/ ]

Martigues  13500 (Bouches-du-Rhône) - Fête Vénitienne - with fireworks 22h30 - 19h - 2h (until 2 am) (Every July)

Every 1st weekend Chateaurenard  13160 (Bouches-du-Rhône) - Fete Saint Eloi (4 days), with Charrette of draft horses in galloping procession
Every 1st Sun Sausset-les-Pins  13960 (Bouches-du-Rhône) - Fete de la Saint Pierre
Every 1st weekend Seillans  83440 (Var) - Fête des Selves
Every 1st half Le Thor  84250 (Vaucluse) - Festival de la Sorgue
Every July Nice  06000 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Nice JAZZ Festival - Place Masséna and Theatre de Verdure - Entry 15-35€ (Every July)

Arles  13200 (Bouches-du-Rhône) - Les Suds à Arles. Over 50 concerts of Meridional Musique (Every July) [Arles-sud ]

Avignon  84000 (Vaucluse) - Festival International de Theatre (Every July) [www.avignonleoff.com/ ]

July--6 Aug Orange  84100 (Vaucluse) - Festival d'Orange - Chorégies d'Orange, at the Theatre Antique d'Orange; opera and classical music. (Every July) [www.choregies.com ]
Every July Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer  13460 (Bouches-du-Rhône) - Feria du Cheval - Corrida (Every July)

Juan-les-Pins  06600 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Nuits de Juan - Juan-les-Pins Jazz Festival - Pinède Gould (Every July)

14 July (holiday) Bastille Day (Fête Nationale) Celebrations everywhere!
Every 14th Coaraze  06390 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Fête communale and patronale (14th July)
14-16 July Saint Quentin-la-Potèrie  30700 (Gard) - Pottery Market (Marché Potier) - Festival throughout this Village of Potters
Every 2nd half Carpentras  84200 (Vaucluse) - Les "Estivales"- 2ème quinzaine

Lagnes  84800 (Vaucluse) - Festival de la Sorgue and outdoor theater

Every 2nd Sun La Motte-d'Aigues  84240 (Vaucluse) - Fête Communale

Rognonas  13870 (Bouches-du-Rhône) - Fete Saint Eloi, with Charrette of draft horses in galloping procession (2nd Sun July)

Tende  06430 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Fête de la Saint Eloi - Patron des Muletiers (calvicade of mules)

July Valensole  04210 (Alpes-de-Haute-Provence) - Fête de la Lavande - all-day events, markets; Visit to fields and distilleries; Folklorique groups; Floats (Every July)
16 July Anduze  30140 (Gard) - Pottery Market (Marché Potier) - Parc des cordeliers
Every Mid Falicon  06950 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Fête communal
16 July Pernes-les-Fontaines  84210 (Vaucluse) - Pottery Market (Marché Potier) Terres de Provence
Every Mid Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer  13460 (Bouches-du-Rhône) - Festival du Cheval /Feria (around the 14 July)
Every July Les Arcs  83460 (Var) - Medieval - Les Festes du Castrum d'Arcus (Every July)

Saint Cézaire-sur-Siagne  06530 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Fête Médiévale - Medieval Festival (Every July)

20 July Bauduen  83630 (Var) - Pottery Market (Marché Potier) - Centre
Every Next to last Sun Céreste  04280 (Alpes-de-Haute-Provence) - Fête du Village - Foire d'Ete (Next to last Sun July)
22-23 July Mont-Dauphin  05600 (Hautes-Alpes) - Pottery Market (Marché Potier) Terres de Provence - Jardin de la plantation Place Forte
24 July Seyne-les-Alpes  04140 (Alpes-de-Haute-Provence) - Pottery Market (Marché Potier) Terres de Provence
Every July - Aug La Roque-d'Anthéron  13640 (Bouches-du-Rhône) - Festival International de Piano; open air and Silvacane Abbey - Parc du Chateau, other sites, until 20 Aug. (Every July)
July Aspremont  06790 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Fête patronale (Every July)
Every 3rd week Gréoux-les-Bains  04800 (Alpes-de-Haute-Provence) - Fête provençale
Every 3rd Sun Sisteron  04200 (Alpes-de-Haute-Provence) - Fête de l'Agneau (the famous lamb festival) - from 12h, Parc Massot-Deveze
27 July Aiguines  83630 (Var) - Pottery Market (Marché Potier) - Boulodrome
29-30 July Castelnaudary  11400 (Aude) - Pottery Market (Marché Potier) - Cours, Place de la République
30 July Cucuron  84160 (Vaucluse) - Pottery Market (Marché Potier) Terres de Provence
Every 26th Claviers  83830 (Var) - Fête
Every Beg Coaraze  06390 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Fête occitane
Every Last Sun Beaumes-de-Venise  84190 (Vaucluse) - Fête patronale

Caseneuve  84750 (Vaucluse) - Fête patronale

Every Last week Colmars  04370 (Alpes-de-Haute-Provence) - International folklore festival
Every Last 3 weeks Fontaine-de-Vaucluse  84800 (Vaucluse) - Festival de la Sorgue: last three weeks of July
Every Last week Graveson  13690 (Bouches-du-Rhône) - Fête de Saint Eloi
Every Last weekend Lurs  04700 (Alpes-de-Haute-Provence) - Fête patronale du Village
Every Last Sun Méailles  04240 (Alpes-de-Haute-Provence) - Fete Patronale de la Saint-Jacques
Every Last weekend Miramas  13140 (Bouches-du-Rhône) - Fêtes Votives
Every Last Sun Roussillon  84220 (Vaucluse) - Fête Votive
Every Last weekend Saint Martin-de-Crau  13310 (Bouches-du-Rhône) - Fete Votive - events night and day, from cycling to bulls and horses, fireworks (Last weekend July)

Seillans  83440 (Var) - Fête de St. Cyr

Every End Lacoste  84480 (Vaucluse) - Fête votive: last Sunday July or first Sunday Aug

Saorge  06540 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Fête de la Sainte Anne - Pèlerinage à Castou

Every Next to last Sun Lagnes  84800 (Vaucluse) - Fête votive
Every Each Thur Riez  04500 (Alpes-de-Haute-Provence) - Marché Nocturne - Night Market: every Thursday night, July-Aug - 18h-midnight, Place du Quinconce
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