June 24 - July 19, 2016 - 21st annual month-long dance festival featuring the best international choreographers, at Théâtre du Gymnase, Théâtre des Bernardines, Campagne Pastré and Esplanade Bargemon.
July 12-18, 2016 - 27th annual program of around 130 films to approximately 23,000 spectators, in cinemas, theaters, libraries, art galleries, and open-air amphitheaters throughout the city. New cinema, fiction, documentary films and workshops. A rich program official selection, parallel programming, round tables, exhibitions, concerts. Also offsite screenings throughout the year.
July 7-13, 2016 - 52nd annual festival week at Centre de Culture Provençale, 45 boulevard Bara. Provençale, Galician, Finnish, Greek, Moldavian, Nepalese, Peruvian & Togolese folklife festival, choral music and dance; language and dance lessons. See website for events taking place from January through July leading up to the festival.
July 16, 2016. Noon picnic, Parade 3pm from Palais Longchamp, Festival Party at Quai d'Honneur (Hotel de Ville) 6-11pm, dancefloor, artists, performers, and DJs. Then parties at the clubs around town. Many other events take place during the months of June and July - see website for details:
July 21-29, 2016, at MuCEM, Théâtre Silvain, and the gardens of Palais Longchamp. Ten days of jazz from outstanding young artist talent from around the world. To include: JAN GARBAREK featuring Trilok Gurtu. See more as announced.
September 3 or 10, 2016, 10pm at Dock des Suds. Rescheduled/ postponed from July 16th after Nice terror events. Gay circuit party in three halls, with 15 performers + go-gos + DJs: Binomio, Lylou Dallas and Jason Case in the Main Room; Mlle. Lucy, Samy Jo, Bruno Kauffmann and Luiggi (ES) in room two; Madame Zaza and Sissi Cocotte in room three. Men-only backroom + women-only backroom.