Cultural highlights and festivals: May

Enrich your language stay at IDIOM with the varied cultural program presented in the large theaters, cinemas and opera houses in Nice and on the French Riviera.

 

Lu festin de Nissa – Fête des Mais

Nice is celebrating the spring as well as the end of the period of fasting with typical food tasting sessions, folk dance and concerts.

When&where: on Sundays and bank holidays from May 1st to 27th, at the parks of the Cimiez quarter.

More information and the details.

 

Tous à l’opéra!

The Nice Opera house invites you to a free rehearsal of the Orchestre Philharmonique de Nice. You receive the free entrance tickets at the opera house as of May 3d.

When: Saturday 12th

More information.

 

La Nuit européenne des musées

How about a … Night at the museum? No, I am not talking about the movie! On May 19th, many European countries organise the long night at the museum. You are invited to visit the different museums for free.

When: Saturday 19th from 7pm to 1am

More information.

 

Open de Nice Côte d’Azur ATP

The Tennis ATP takes place in Nice from May 19th to 26th.
More about the entrance tickets and the schedule.

 

Festival Crossover

Concerts, Beach Party, cultural events, clubbing..You can enjoy those events during your language stay all in one Festival, held in various locations across Nice from May 26th to June 3d.

More information.

Nice by night!

Enjoy Nice by night while your language stay at IDIOM!

Diner in a family

IDIOM organises for it’s students who life in a holiday flat or at the hotel diner at one of the host families. Enjoy a convivial evening and the specialties of the French kitchen!

(Participation 20€)

Live Music in Nice

Bar des Oiseaux: Have an amazing evening at the Oiseaux Restaurant and enjoy the music program as well as the deliscious French food.

Jazz friends, don’t miss the live sessions at Shapko’s Jazz Bar (wednesday to sunday)!

Enjoy the live Salsa rhythm at the Havane!

The numerous irish an english pub’s in the heart of the old town offer every night live music.

Cultural highlights and festivals in April

Enrich your language stay at IDIOM with the varied cultural program presented in the large theaters, cinemas and opera houses in Nice and on the French Riviera.

 

The Nice Opera House presents the dance performence “Deux Russes à Paris” by the Ballet Nice Méditerranée to choreography by Georges Balanchine et Serge Lifar.

Times:From April 18th to 21st the ballet begins at 8pm and April 22nd at 3pm.

Ticket prices: 10€ to 40€

More information about the program and the online registration.

 

The Salon d’Antibes presents the Antibes Art Fair,  a must for friends of art galleries and Antique shows (until April 23)

Times: 10:30am to 7:30pm at Chapiteau Port Vauban

Ticket prices 5€ (reduction) to 9€

More details here.

 

Do not miss the  Monte-Carlo Rolex Masters, a top European  Tennis tournament in Monaco which takes place at the Monte Carlo Country Club until April 22nd.

More information about the times and the prices.