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Cheval Passion Avignon
Cheval Passion Avignon
Altera Rosa Avignon
Alterarosa au Palais des Papes
Festival d'Avignon - La Tragédie du roi Richard II
La Tragédie du roi Richard II, de William Shakespeare, mise en scène J-B Sastre
© C. Raynaud de Lage / Festival d'Avignon


January
- Cheval Passion - horse fair and festival
- Fest-Hiver : Theater festival organized by the Avignon theaters

February
- Les Hivernales d'Avignon Contemporary Dance Festival
- Tour of the Ramparts
- Collection fair

March
- Avignon Motor Festival - Website only in French
- Rhône Exaltation : Special Cotes du Rhone wine event

April
- Foire de printemps (april - may)

May
- Altera Rosa - Rose's exhibition in the Palace of the Popes
- Pottery Market
- La nuit des musées
- Antique Fair

June
- Triathlon du Pont d'Avignon : Foot race
- National Music day : 21th june
- Festival du Cor : Horn Festival 

July
- Avignon Theatre Festival : theater summer festival
- Festival off: theater summer festival
- Festival provençal : theatre in Provencal
- Festival Craft Market
- Book fair
- National day with Fireworks
- L'Eté Danse des Hivernales d'Avignon Website only in French

August
- Avignon Jazz Festival - Website only in French
- Palais des Papes open all the night

October
- Avignon Blues Festival : Website only in French
- Parcours de l'art - 60 artists, 40 venues throughout the city - Website only in French
- Festival du Polar Méditerranéen : Website only in French
- Animo & Nature, Pets exhibition - Website only in French

Octobre
- Avignon Blues Festival
- Parcours de l'art - 60 artistes, 40 lieux à travers toute la ville
- Festival du Polar Méditerranéen
- Animo & Nature

November
- Festival des jeux de l'esprit : game festival (chess, cards, scrabble...)
- Les Automnales de l'orgue - Organ Festival
- St André Fair, in the very heart of the city
- Model Show : model show, miniatures and toys

December
- Christmas traditional market, 3 weeks in december
- Collection fair

 
Main markets

COVERED MARKET
les Halles - Place Pie
Tuesday to Friday 6am - 1.30pm
Saturday and Sunday 6am - 2pm

OPEN MARKET
on Saturdays : Bd Limbert
and on Sundays : place des maraîchers, St Chamand route de Marseille

FLOWER MARKET
place des Carmes on Saturdays

FLEA MARKET
place des Carmes on sunday morning

FOOD PRODUCERS MARKET
chemin de Halage, île de la Barthelasse, on Saturdays 4pm from May to October.

ANTIQUE MARKET
Place Pie : on Tuesdays and Thursdays morning

The cultural events in Avignon - january

The cultural events in Avignon - march

The cultural events in Avignon - may

The cultural events in Avignon - july

The cultural events in Avignon - august

The cultural events in Avignon - september

The cultural events in Avignon - november

The cultural events in Avignon - december

 

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