February 12-28, 2016, Mardi Gras the Nice way, the premier annual winter event of the French Riviera with parades, concerts, fireworks, amusements and parties for days. See February 19th Lou Queernaval 9pm at place Massena, below:.
February 19, 2016 Second edition of the first gay carnival in France to attract nearly 15,000 spectators! LGBT events from 9pm at place Massena include a two-hour parade, street party dancing, costumes, food, drinks, and stage entertainment.
July 13-18, 2016, at place Massena, Théâtre de Verdure. An affair with a long history that the town is keen to preserve, the crown jewel of its musical heritage. See this year's lineup at their website:
July 16, 2016, annual parade from avenue St-Jean Baptiste (Tête Carrée) to MAMAC (Modern & Contemporary Art Museum) - for LGTB visibility and equality of rights. Also events at all the bars around town. See the websites for more information.