Events in Nice on 20 March 2023
There are numerous events in Nice organised year-round. Find loads of top tips and local insights in our Nice Main Events.
Cours Saleya Provençal Market
In the heart of old Nice, the pedestrianised area of Cours Saleya is the place to come for the market.
Nice has a busy fish market every morning, except Monday, located in the old town, in Place Saint-François.
Les Puces de Nice Antiques Market
This is a bit of a flea market, selling everything from genuine antiques to Asterix annuals and costume jewellery.
Antique Book Market, Nice
Held on the first and third Saturday of the month in the Place du Palais de Justice.
Fête des Roses et des Plantes, St-Jean-Cap-Ferrat
Hosted at the stunning villa of Ephrussi de Rothschild, this annual festival celebrates all things floral in the beautiful gardens
Fête des Mai, Nice
A popular Niçoise celebration held in the Jardins des Arènes de Cimiez in the shade of olive trees. Local culture and language is celebrated as family and friends share songs, dances, music and traditional...
Cannes Film Festival – Festival de Cannes
The world-famous Cannes Film Festival needs little introduction. Film stars, directors, producers, models and a whole host of people associated with the film industry descend on Cannes in May to attend this glitzy festival.
Arts & Crafts Night Market, Nice
For lovers of paintings, and arts 'n' crafts, this market is perfect. Every summer evening, from mid-May to mid-September, the Cours Saleya is filled with stalls selling home-made gifts.
Rendez-vous aux Jardins, France
The objective of this event is to introduce the public to the richness and diversity of parks and gardens and to raise awareness of the actions implemented by the Ministry of Culture and Communication in France.
Fête de la Musique, Nice
The Fête de la Musique is a celebration that takes place every summer solstice on 21st June in cities, towns and villages across France.
Ironman 70.3 Nice, France
Nice recently hosted the 2019 IRONMAN 70.3 World Championships, and has continued to hold an Ironman 70.3.
Ironman France, Nice
Nice is a venue with steep triathlon history. Swim in the azure Mediterranean waters, cycle through the southern Alps and run along Nice's historic waterfront down the Promenade des Anglais.
Les Nuits Guitares Festival, Beaulieu-sur-Mer
An eclectic combination of music genres at this guitar festival taking place in the Jardin de l'Olivaie. The programme combines international rock with indie French pop and exotic sounds.
Ultra Trail Côte d'Azur Mercantour
The main 125km course runs from Monaco to Saint-Martin Vésubie, through some emblematic summits in the area. There are also shorter courses to choose from.
Jazz à Juan Festival, Antibes
The Jazz festival in Antibes and Juan les Pins offers a rich programme of traditional jazz as well as pop, rock and world music at the Pinède Gould, a park near the sea.
Nocturnes d'Art (Evening Art Performances), Biot
Live shows, children's workshops, cultural walks, live music and a whole host of other shows including performance and dance, fashion shows, fairy and aerial shows or plays.