Events Calendar for Monaco & the French Riviera

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We keep this Google Calendar updated with the latest events information for Monaco and all the towns on the French Riviera. You can subscribe to add this as a separately-viewable calendar in your Google Calendar screen or subscribe via iCal. If you are having trouble viewing the calendar, here’s the direct Google Calendar link.

Go here for a complete list of flea and antique markets on the French Riviera.

Below are the biggest events and festivals, with links to view more information about the event:

Antibes & Juan-les-Pins Events

Beaulieu-sur-Mer Events

Cagnes-sur-Mer Events

Cannes Events

Menton Events

Monaco & Monte-Carlo Events

Mougins Events

Nice Events

St-Paul de Vence Events

St-Tropez Events

Villefranche-sur-Mer Events

Monaco School Holidays

During school vacations, many Monaco residents leave to vacation at other destinations along the French Riviera or elsewhere around the world.

Back to schoolSeptember 7, 2020
All Saints’ Day holidayOctober 22 to November 2, 2020
National DayNovember 19, 2020
Immaculate Conception’s DayDecember 8, 2020
Christmas holidaysDecember 19 to January 3, 2021
Saint Dévote’s DayJanuary 27, 2021
Winter half-term-holidaysFebruary 20 to March 7, 2021
Easter Monday April 5, 2021
Spring half-term holidaysApril 23 to May 9, 2021
Ascension May 13, 2021
Grand Prix and Whit MondayMay 20 to May 24, 2021
Corpus ChristiJune 3, 2021
Summer holidaysJuly 1 to September 5, 2021

Here is the official school schedule calendar from the Monaco government.

French Riviera School Holidays

Expect the beaches to be much busier with plenty of children and teenagers crowding the beach and markets during these dates.

Holiday dates for the French Riviera:

Autumn holidays

Christmas holidays

Winter holidays

Spring holidays

Summer holidays

October 18 to November 1, 2020

December 20 to January 3, 2020 to 2021

February 20 to March 7, 2021

April 25 to May 9, 2021

July 6 to August 30, 2021

To alleviate holiday traffic and crowded resorts, education authorities are divided into three geographic zones, with staggered winter and spring holiday periods. The French Riviera is in Zone B. Here is the government’s official website listing the holiday dates. Expect increases in tourism during all of the school holidays.

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