Les Lacs du Verdon
THE MUST-SEE EVENTS
While holidaying in Provence, take advantage of the opportunity to wander around and explore the region, taking in must-see events as you do so! We’ve put together a selection of the unmissable events taking place throughout the summer season for you.
Every year, in the month of July, artists from all over the world take over the streets of the famous City of the Popes.
A true open-air stage, for more than two weeks the Avignon Festival immerses the city in the rhythm of the performing arts: live art shows, exhibitions, and even film screenings.
Experience a unique moment of immersion during your stay in Provence and take the opportunity to visit the Palais des Papes, the city’s iconic religious heritage site.
THE LAVENDER FESTIVAL IN VALENSOLE
The traditional Lavender Festival takes place on the Valensole Plateau each year at the end of July, the harvest season.
Gather on the Provencal plateau of Valensole to stroll along the streets bordered by floral fields, visit the distilleries, and meet the artisan producers.
BAUX DE PROVENCE MEDIEVAL FESTIVAL
As soon as the nice weather arrives, the traditional medieval festival settles into the charming hillside village of Baux de Provence. Check it out throughout the summer season, from spring through summer.
Take advantage of your visit to this typical village to attend this annual event, which is a must in the region. Entertainment and guided tours will transport you to the Provence of the Middle Ages. Take on the family in crossbow shooting contest, or watch a catapult and medieval combat demonstration.
Take advantage of your stay to travel back in time!
OTHER MUST-SEE EVENTS
The region is overflowing with events that take place throughout the season.
Among them, the unmissable…
- Aix-en-Provence Lyric Art Festival, held each year in Juneand July
- Corso de Cavaillon, held each year in May
- Festival International de Piano de La Roque d’Anthéron, held at the end of July
- Outdoor Cinema (once / week) in season
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