Paris Concerts: Homage to Sidney Bechet

The iconic music hall with host a special tribute to the jazz legend.

Music Festivals: Nuits de Champagne in Troyes

The 28th edition, Sentimental Pop, celebrates the music of Alain Souchon and Laurent Voulzy.

The 33rd Edition of the Fête de la Musique

The annual Fête de la Musique will take place on Saturday, June 21 (the summer solstice). What started in 1982 in France has now become a global phenomenon, taking place in more than 100...

Evenings out in Paris: The Soul Rebels

The New Orleans brass band arrives in the City of Light this June.
Fête de la cerise

Cherry-Picking Time in Alsace

To find the juiciest fruits in July, all visitors of Alsace have to do is walk out the door. A quiet drive through the region's green countryside will take visitors past local cherry orchards,...

Alexandre Desplat and the London Symphony Orchestra

The man behind the musical scores of some of your favourite films at the Philharmonie de Paris.

Summer Events: Festival Berlioz in the Rhône-Alpes

Held in the Isère département of the Rhône-Alpes region in late summer, the Festival Berlioz has earned itself a reputation as an unmissable rendezvous in the classical festival calendar. The event’s location is all...

What’s on in Paris: Mistinguett, the Musical

A new musical at the Casino de Paris follows the life of the legendary Jazz Age star.
Cycling the trail: la Loire à vélo

Vélo Visits: Top Destinations on the 2016 Tour de France Route

Angers: France’s greenest city (2016 Tour de France, Stage 3) With direct flights from London and a journey time of just over an hour, Angers is now easier than ever to get to. Billed as the number one French city for...
Fécos during one of the Carnaval’s afternoon parades

Top French Festivals: Carnaval de Limoux

Mark your calendars for this Occitan celebration in the sunny region of Languedoc-Roussillon.