What's on guide

Discover our guide to the best events on the French Riviera this week or weekend. Do not miss any major events such as the Cannes film Festival, Nice and Menton Carnival, Monaco Grand Prix or the Monaco and Cannes Yacht Shows.

Check our guide often as possible, you will be updated with the best things to do on the French Riviera (exhibitions, shows, races, concerts and more...).

"Variations, Eugène Frey's Light Set Projections" Exhibition

25 February to 20 May 2020

There’s an interesting art exhibition taking place at the Villa Paloma museum in Monaco. "Variations, Eugène Frey's Light Set Projections" is an exhibition devoted to the little-known art of "Light Set Projections", a stage design technique created in 1900 by the artist Eugène Frey, in the tradition of shadow theatres and magic lantern shows. It’s on until the 20th of May so there’s plenty of time to go along an see the exhibition at the Nouveau Musée National de Monaco at Villa Paloma 56, boulevard du Jardin Exotique in Monaco. More details in English at http://www.nmnm.mc/index.php?lang=en

Nice Music Live

27 February to 31 May 2020

The City of Nice is presenting the new season of Nice Music Live at many major venues across the city including the Theatre Lino Ventura, the Allianz Riviera Stadium and the Theatre de Verdure. You can enjoy live music from a wide range of artists over the next few months. Tickets start at 14 Euros. You can get more information at www.nicemusiclive.fr

Henri Matisse Exhibition

27 February to 04 May 2020

There’s a new exhibition at the Matisse Museum on avenue des Arènes de Cimiez in Nice called “Metamorphoses”. It’s entirely dedicated to the sculpture works of Henri Matisse. It’s on until the 4th of May and you can get more information at http://www.musee-matisse-nice.org/

Cory Trépanier Exhibition

01 March to 30 April 2020

There's a fantastic new art exhibition which is being held at the Oceanographic Museum in Monaco. Voyage to the Heart of the Arctic features paintings and films by Canadian artist and film maker Cory Trépanier. Presented with the support of the Prince Albert II of Monaco Foundation, it highlights the beauty, remoteness and fragility of the changing Canadian North. Cory has been exploring Canada’s Arctic for over a decade. His 4-year touring exhibition began at the Canadian Embassy in Washington DC in 2017 and you now see it at the Oceanographic Museum in Monaco until April 30. More details at the museum’s website  www.oceano.mc

Printemps des Arts Festival

13 March to 11 April 2020

The 2020 Printemps des Arts festival is taking place in Monaco from the 13th of March to the 11th of April. 42 composers are in the spotlight across 16 fantastic locations throughout Monaco. There are free shuttles from Nice and Menton. Visit www.printempsdesarts.mc for more details and the full calendar of events.

Club Vivanova Luxury Lifestyle Charity Gala Dinner

04 April 2020

The 2020 Club Vivanova Luxury Lifestyle Charity Gala Dinner is being held at the Fairmont Monte Carlo. It’s a formal black tie event and aims to raise important and life-changing funding for the Chances For Children Foundation and The Animal Fund. There’ll be a Four Course Gourmet Dinner, Premium International Wines, an Haute Couture Fashion Show, Live Entertainment and much more. And its just been announced that the evening will feature the first public viewing in Monte Carlo of the fantastic Aston Martin DBX, which is Aston Martin’s first SUV. It’s on Saturday the 4th of April at 7pm and promises to be a truly wonderful evening which will also raise funds for two very worthy charities. You can get more information and purchase tickets at www.clubvivanova.com