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September 2017

Every July - Sept Les Baux-de-Provence  13520 (Bouches-du-Rhône) - Art and Music festivals
Every Aug - Sept Graveson  13690 (Bouches-du-Rhône) - A very special painting event is held the last few days of August and beginning of September. During the last week of Aug, painters decorate village walls with murals, which are then judged in contest.
Every Sep La Brigue  06430 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Fête de la Montagne

Cannes  06400 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Cannes Yachting Festival - Festival International de la Plaisance - Vieux port,Port Pierre Canto

Every Beginning Cassis  13260 (Bouches-du-Rhône) - Fête du vin - Wine Festival
Every Sep Le Castellet  83330 (Var) - Fête (about the 8th)

Coaraze  06390 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Winter Solstice Fireworks

Cotignac  83570 (Var) - Fete votive, Village Festival

Lambesc  13410 (Bouches-du-Rhône) - Fete village

Sep Lorgues  83510 (Var) - Fête de la Saint Ferréol. Marché aux raisins (grapes)
Every Sep La Roque-d'Anthéron  13640 (Bouches-du-Rhône) - Running - Marche Populaire; 10 and 20 km, start-finish at Hameau de la Baume village de vacances

Salernes  83690 (Var) - Fêtes votives de Saint Loup

2-3 Sep Cassis  13260 (Bouches-du-Rhône) - Pottery Market (Marché Potier) Terres de Provence
Sep School Starts (Rentrée des élèves)
3 Sep Tourrettes-sur-Loup  06140 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Pottery Market (Marché Potier) Terres de Provence
Sep Salernes  83690 (Var) - Foire de la Sainte Catherine (Every Sep)
Every Sep Aix-en-Provence  13100 (Bouches-du-Rhône) - Fete Mistralienne - Folklorique festival celebrating Fredrique Mistral. - Parc Jourdan, from 15h (Every Sep)

Monieux  84390 (Vaucluse) - Journées Médiévales du Petit Epeautre, et marché - Petit Epeautre is an ancient grain, now popular again. (Every Sep)

Every 1st half Arles  13200 (Bouches-du-Rhône) - Rencontres d'Arles (Internationales de la Photographie) (1st half Sep) [Rencontres-Arles ]
Every 1st Sun Coaraze  06390 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Fête de la Ste-Catherine
Every 1st weekend Gargas  84400 (Vaucluse) - Féte - Village Festival

Gigondas  84190 (Vaucluse) - Fete Votive - Village Festival

Every 1st Sun Saint Chamas  13250 (Bouches-du-Rhône) - Fête St-Léger
-9 Sep Fayence  83440 (Var) - Fete Patronale - 4 days (Every Sep)
9 Sep Digne-les-Bains  04000 (Alpes-de-Haute-Provence) - Pottery Market (Marché Potier)
-11 Sep Orange  84100 (Vaucluse) - Roman Festival - Fetes Romaines - Legionairs, Roman dances, festivities, workshops for kids (Every Sep)
Every Sep Rognes  13840 (Bouches-du-Rhône) - Fete votive de Rognes, tradition and folklore. (Every Sep)

Aix-en-Provence  13100 (Bouches-du-Rhône) - Nuit du Jazz - non-stop all night, Parc de la Mareschale. (Every Sep)

Riez  04500 (Alpes-de-Haute-Provence) - Grande Foire d'Automne (Every Sep)

2nd Sun Goult  84220 (Vaucluse) - Fête votive (2nd/3rd sunday Sept) (2nd Sun Sep)
Every Mid Chateaurenard  13160 (Bouches-du-Rhône) - Fete de la St Omer (4 days)

Guillaumes  06470 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Foire au Tardons - annual Sheep fair, market; Mercantour National Parc animations (mid Sep)

16-17 Sep Antibes  06600 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Pottery Market (Marché Potier) - Esplanade Pré aux Pêcheurs
Every Sep Arles  13200 (Bouches-du-Rhône) - Fetes des Prémices du Riz (Rice festival), Corso, Feria, corridas, bulls, ...) and Festival du Cheval (Every Sep)

Plan-de-la-Tour  83120 (Var) - Fete de la Vigne et du Vin - Roman Era Grape & Wine Festival (Every Sep)

Mouriès  13890 (Bouches-du-Rhône) - Fete des Olives Vertes - Green Olives Festival (Every Sep)

Sep Les Arcs  83460 (Var) - Fete du Raisin et de la Vigne - Grape & Wine Festival - 10h-17h village; open house at Chateau Sainte Roseline; Visit Cloistre; Visit communal Chapelle (afternoon). (Every Sep)
3rd weekend - Journées du Patrimoine, European. Monuments, museums, chateaux and such, normally closed to the public, are opened for guided tours. (3rd weekend Sep) [journeesdupatrimoine ]
Every 3rd Sun Gordes  84220 (Vaucluse) - brFéte votive Imberts
Every 3rd weekend Rognonas  13870 (Bouches-du-Rhône) - Fete des charretiers, with draft horses in galloping procession (3rd weekend Sep)
Every Sep Tourrette-Levens  06690 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Fete de Saint Michel - Chapelle St Michel, 11h (Every Sep)
Sep Fréjus  83600 (Var) - Fete de la Tour de Mare - music, food, games, kermesse, etc. (Every Sep)
Every 8th Claviers  83830 (Var) - Fête
Every Beg Levens  06670 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Fête de la St. Antonin

Saint Tropez  83990 (Var) - Fetes des Vendanges - grape harvest festival

Every Last weekend Saint Martin-de-Crau  13310 (Bouches-du-Rhône) - Fête de la Saint Michel - at Caphan, 2 km north of the center
Every End Aspremont  06790 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Foire aux antiquaires et brocante

Malaucène  84340 (Vaucluse) - Fête St. Michel

Villefranche-sur-Mer  06230 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Fete Patronale de la Saint Michel (End Sep)

Every next-to-last Sun Caromb  84330 (Vaucluse) - Fête communale
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