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June

9-12 June [Tue-Fri] Apt  84400 (Vaucluse) - La Cavalcade: Corso d'Apt, animations in the street, parade; Cours Lauze de Perret
10-12 June [Wed-Fri] L' Isle-sur-la-Sorgue  84800 (Vaucluse) - Marche a la Brocante, Ave des 4 otages
10-12 June [Wed-Fri] Sorgues  84700 (Vaucluse) - Grande Fete Western; rodeos, archery, poneys
10-13 June [Wed-Sat] Annot  04240 (Alpes-de-Haute-Provence) - Fête provençale de la Saint-Fortunat - parades, costumes, torches
11-12 June [Thu-Fri] Beaumes-de-Venise  84190 (Vaucluse) - Foire aux Antiquites et Brocante, 9h-20h
11-12 June [Thu-Fri] Roquebrune-Cap-Martin  06190 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Fete de la Mer - Festival of the Sea
11-12 June [Thu-Fri] Saint Pons  06620 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Fete Patronale
11-12 June [Thu-Fri] Sospel  06380 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Fete - the longest ravioli in the world
11-14 June [Thu-Sun] Antibes  06600 (Alpes-Maritimes) - DéAntibulations - Festival of Street Events - 12th annual (2015)
11-14 June [Thu-Sun] Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer  13460 (Bouches-du-Rhône) - Fete Votive Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer
12 June [Fri] Menton  06500 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Defile de voitures anciennes
12 June [Fri] Monieux  84390 (Vaucluse) - Fete des Bergers - sheep, at Plan d'Eau
13 June [Sat] Lamanon  13113 (Bouches-du-Rhône) - Fete, campement et marché Medievel - Medieval market
13 June [Sat] Levens  06670 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Fete Patronale de la Saint-Antoine
14 June [Sun] Cabris  06530 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Fete des Artisans - Petit pré, 9h-18h
14 June [Sun] Chateaurenard  13160 (Bouches-du-Rhône) - Fete Medievel - Medieval Festival
14 June [Sun] Gréoux-les-Bains  04800 (Alpes-de-Haute-Provence) - Foire - Artisans sans Vitrine
14 June [Sun] La Roque-d'Anthéron  13640 (Bouches-du-Rhône) - Fete de la Cerise - Cherry Festival - parades, horses, folklorique groups - also a 10km walk.
14 June [Sun] Saint Cézaire-sur-Siagne  06530 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Fete Provençale, Métiers d'Autrefois - Ancient Trades, Provence Costumes, Market
15 June [Mon] Digne-les-Bains  04000 (Alpes-de-Haute-Provence) - Marche aux Saveurs
15 June [Mon] Levens  06670 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Procession aux Limaces; village, 21h
17 June [Wed] L' Isle-sur-la-Sorgue  84800 (Vaucluse) - Concert des Chorales, 21h, jardins Musee Campredon
17 June [Wed] La Motte-d'Aigues  84240 (Vaucluse) - Vide grenier
17 June [Wed] Moustiers-Sainte-Marie  04360 (Alpes-de-Haute-Provence) - Fete - Journée historique "Retour de Croisade"; events, parade, artisans; from 11h00
17 June [Wed] Sisteron  04200 (Alpes-de-Haute-Provence) - Spectacle de danse Jazz Citadelle, 21h
17-18 June [Wed-Thu] Digne-les-Bains  04000 (Alpes-de-Haute-Provence) - Competition Nationale A de Parapente - Paragliding competition
17-18 June [Wed-Thu] L' Isle-sur-la-Sorgue  84800 (Vaucluse) - Fete du hameau de Saint Antoine - at St Antoine
17-20 June [Wed-Sat] Lapalud  84840 (Vaucluse) - Fete Votive, centre ville et Parc Julian; evenings
18 June [Thu] Beausoleil  06240 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Vide Grenier, 9h-18h
18 June [Thu] Le Brusquet  04420 (Alpes-de-Haute-Provence) - Vide-Greniers (flea market)
18 June [Thu] Cabrières-d'Aigues  84240 (Vaucluse) - Vide Grenier - flea market
18 June [Thu] La Gaude  06610 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Braderie des Particuliers, 8h-18h
18 June [Thu] Mazan  84380 (Vaucluse) - l'Artisanat d'Art et brocante, 9h30-19h
18 June [Thu] Mézel  04270 (Alpes-de-Haute-Provence) - Fete de l'Ane (Donkey festival)
18 June [Thu] Moustiers-Sainte-Marie  04360 (Alpes-de-Haute-Provence) - Salon des Antiquaires
18 June [Thu] Saint Ours  04530 (Alpes-de-Haute-Provence) - Fete Patronale
18 June [Thu] Seyne-les-Alpes  04140 (Alpes-de-Haute-Provence) - Montee des Brebis en Estive (moving the sheep)
19 June [Fri] Castellane  04120 (Alpes-de-Haute-Provence) - Foire Commerciale
19 June [Fri] Gréolières  06620 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Soirée de la St Jean - Place du Tricot
19 June [Fri] L' Isle-sur-la-Sorgue  84800 (Vaucluse) - Foire artisanale, at La cigalette
19-21 June [Fri-Sun] Le Bar-sur-Loup  06620 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Festivites de la St Jean
20 June [Sat] Entraunes  06470 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Fete du Pain - Bread Festival
20-21 June [Sat-Sun] FETE DE LA MUSIQUE - celebrated throughout France, always 21 June. Many villages have the Music Festival the night of the 20th (2015) - Towns and villages everywhere, too many to list
20-21 June [Sat-Sun] Cagnes-sur-Mer  06800 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Patrimoine de Pays "Middle Ages"
20-21 June [Sat-Sun] Lucéram  06440 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Patrimoine de Pays "Middle Ages" - Medieval events, costumes, market - Peïra-Cava
20-21 June [Sat-Sun] Valdeblore  06420 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Fete du Cheval - Horse Festival - Saint Dalmas
20-24 June [Sat-Wed] Saint Jean-Cap-Ferrat  06230 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Feux de la St Jean (fireworks) - parade the 24th
21 June [Sun] Father's Day (Fête des Pères)
21 June [Sun] Annot  04240 (Alpes-de-Haute-Provence) - Fete du Fromage
21 June [Sun] Cannes  06400 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Joutes Provençales - Boat Jousting festival - Old Port of Cannes
21 June [Sun] Gréoux-les-Bains  04800 (Alpes-de-Haute-Provence) - Marche aux Saveurs
21 June [Sun] Riez  04500 (Alpes-de-Haute-Provence) - Fete de la Transhumance
21 June [Sun] Riez  04500 (Alpes-de-Haute-Provence) - Fete de la Transhumance - Sheep festival, market, demonstrations, flea markets
21 June [Sun] Saint Etienne-de-Tinée  06660 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Fête de la Transhumance - 10h-17h
23 June [Tue] Arles  13200 (Bouches-du-Rhône) - Les Fetes d'Arles - Feux de la St Jean (fireworks) [Arles fetes ]
23 June [Tue] Peille  06440 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Fete, Feux de la St Jean
23 June [Tue] Roure  06420 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Fete de Valabres, 9h-17h
23 June [Tue] La Turbie  06320 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Feux de la St Jean (fireworks), Procession de la Saint-Jean-Baptiste - 21h old village
23-25 June [Tue-Thu] Antibes  06600 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Festival de la BD Cote d'Azur (Bande Designe - Illustrated Books)
23-25 June [Tue-Thu] Jausiers  04850 (Alpes-de-Haute-Provence) - Fete du Mouton - sheep
23-25 June [Tue-Thu] - Festival de la BD Cote d'Azur; Palais des Congres
23-25 June [Tue-Thu] Saint Martin-de-Castillon  84750 (Vaucluse) - Fete Votive du Boisset; hamlet of Boisset
24 June [Wed] Annot  04240 (Alpes-de-Haute-Provence) - Foire
24 June [Wed] Entrevaux  04320 (Alpes-de-Haute-Provence) - Fete de la Saint-Jean-Baptiste
24 June [Wed] Eze  06360 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Procession aux Limaces, 21h, village
24 June [Wed] Levens  06670 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Feux de la St Jean (fireworks) - 18h30, Jardin public, La Colline
24 June [Wed] Mougins  06250 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Feux de la St Jean (fireworks) - 19h Place des Patriotes
24 June [Wed] Moustiers-Sainte-Marie  04360 (Alpes-de-Haute-Provence) - Fete, Feux de la St Jean
24 June [Wed] Peymeinade  06530 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Fete, Feux de la St Jean
24 June [Wed] Reillanne  04110 (Alpes-de-Haute-Provence) - Grand Feu de la St Jean
24 June [Wed] Le Rouret  06650 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Fete, Feux de la St Jean - 21h30
24 June [Wed] Saint Auban  06850 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Fete, Feux de la St Jean
24 June [Wed] Saint Martin-Vésubie  06450 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Fete de la St Jean
24 June [Wed] Sisteron  04200 (Alpes-de-Haute-Provence) - Inauguration of the Museum des Visitandines
24 June [Wed] Tourrettes-sur-Loup  06140 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Fete, Feux de la St Jean
24 June [Wed] Valbonne  06560 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Fete, Feux de la St Jean (fireworks) - village, 19h
24 June [Wed] Vence  06140 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Fete de la chapelle Saint-Raphaël, Feux de la St Jean (fireworks) - 19h, chapelle Saint-Raphaël
24 June [Wed] Villars-sur-Var  06710 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Fete, Feux de la St Jean
24 June [Wed] Villeneuve-Loubet  06270 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Fete, Feux de la St Jean
24-25 June [Wed-Thu] Le Crestet  84110 (Vaucluse) - Fete Votive
24-25 June [Wed-Thu] L' Isle-sur-la-Sorgue  84800 (Vaucluse) - Fete du hameau de Velorgues
25 June [Thu] Annot  04240 (Alpes-de-Haute-Provence) - Fete Provencale
25 June [Thu] Chateau-Arnoux-Saint-Auban  04160 (Alpes-de-Haute-Provence) - Foire aux Puces, Brocante
25 June [Thu] Châteauneuf-du-Pape  84230 (Vaucluse) - Marche Potier et Artisanal, Place de la Fontaine
25 June [Thu] Coaraze  06390 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Fete des Cacrans Solaires (sundials); 10h-18h
25 June [Thu] Digne-les-Bains  04000 (Alpes-de-Haute-Provence) - Marche aux Saveurs
25 June [Thu] Fontienne  04230 (Alpes-de-Haute-Provence) - Foire de la saint-Pierre - Vide-Greniers
25 June [Thu] Mane  04300 (Alpes-de-Haute-Provence) - Foire Brocante
25 June [Thu] Ongles  04230 (Alpes-de-Haute-Provence) - Foire Brocante
25 June [Thu] Puget-Rostang  06260 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Journee Cuisine Provencale, 10h
25 June [Thu] Reillanne  04110 (Alpes-de-Haute-Provence) - Foire vide-Greniers
25 June [Thu] Valréas  84600 (Vaucluse) - Foire a la Brocante
26-28 June [Fri-Sun] Antibes  06600 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Fete de la Saint Pierre (Fishermens' festival)
27 June [Sat] La Colle-sur-Loup  06480 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Feux de la St Jean
27 June [Sat] Roquefort-les-Pins  06330 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Feux de la St Jean (fireworks) - 19h30
27 June [Sat] Saint Paul-de-Vence  06570 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Feux de la St Jean (fireworks) - 19h Place de l'Eglise
27 June [Sat] Saint Vallier-de-Thiey  06460 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Feux de la St Jean (fireworks) - 21h Grand Pré
27-28 June [Sat-Sun] Montfuron  04110 (Alpes-de-Haute-Provence) - Fete Medievel, Equestre - Medieval Festival, Horses
28 June [Sun] Beaulieu-sur-Mer  06310 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Fete de la St Pierre (Fishermens' festival) - Port de Plaisance
28 June [Sun] Mouans-Sartoux  06370 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Pottery Market (Marché Potier)
29 June--1 July [Mon-Wed] Carpentras  84200 (Vaucluse) - Ete de Jazz Passion, Cour de la Charité
30 June [Tue] Jonquières  84150 (Vaucluse) - Les Nuites d'Ete, Chateau de Malijay, 21h30 - musique d'Europe orientale
30 June--2 July [Tue-Thu] Lapalud  84840 (Vaucluse) - Les Nuites du Jazz Chaud, au Chateau
30 June--2 July [Tue-Thu] Saint Dalmas-de-Tende  06430 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Fete Patronale - Bal on Sun 30 June, 22h-02h; Bal at Place de la Gare, Mon 01 July, 22h-02h.
30 June--3 July [Tue-Fri] Saint Didier  84210 (Vaucluse) - Fete votive

July

Lavender   - Lavender harvest (July Aug Sept) July lavender festivals in Apt (14th); Riea and Valensole (2nd half of month) (Every July)

Riez  04500 (Alpes-de-Haute-Provence) - Marché Nocturne - Night Market: every Thursday night, July-Aug - 18h-midnight, Place du Quinconce

Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer  13460 (Bouches-du-Rhône) - Festival du Cheval /Feria (around the 14 July) (Mid July)

Sausset-les-Pins  13960 (Bouches-du-Rhône) - Fete de la Saint Pierre (1st Sun July)

Seillans  83440 (Var) - Fête des Selves (1st Weekend July)

Sisteron  04200 (Alpes-de-Haute-Provence) - Fête de l'Agneau (the famous lamb festival) - from 12h, Parc Massot-Deveze (3rd Sun July)

Tende  06430 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Fête de la Saint Eloi - Patron des Muletiers (calvicade of mules) (2nd Sun July)

3-5 July [Fri-Sun] Grasse  06130 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Animations et marché Médiévale - Medieval market, events
4 July [Sat] Orgon  13660 (Bouches-du-Rhône) - Fête Médiévale - Medieval Festival
4 July [Sat] Vence  06140 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Festival de ls Musique Traditionnelle
4-5 July [Sat-Sun] Briançon  05100 (Hautes-Alpes) - Fête Médiévale du Grand Escarton - Medieval Festival, Market [Article ]
4-5 July [Sat-Sun] Rocamadour  46500 (Lot) - Fête Médiévale - Medieval Festival
5 July [Sun] Arles  13200 (Bouches-du-Rhône) - Fete du costume - traditional garb - Parade at 9h30
5 July [Sun] Ferrassières  26570 (Drôme) - Fete de la Lavande - Lavender Festival. - On the Plateau d'Albion, 9 km NE of Sault.
5 July [Sun] Mornas  84550 (Vaucluse) - Fête Médiévale - Medieval Festival - 23rd annual
6 July [Mon] Arles  13200 (Bouches-du-Rhône) - Abrivado des Bernacles - 15km cattle drive, from Mas de Bernacles (between Gimeaux and Saliers) to arrive in Arles at noon. - Parade at 9h30
7-9 July [Tue-Thu] Fréjus  83600 (Var) - Medieval events, animations - Lou Misteriou
11-12 July [Sat-Sun] Cabris  06530 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Medieval fete et marché - Medieval market - Légendes en Siagne
11-12 July [Sat-Sun] Le Pontet  84130 (Vaucluse) - Medieval fete et marché - Medieval market
12 July [Sun] Aiguines  83630 (Var) - Festival Jazz Verdon - Events in Aiguines, Aups, Saint Antonin, Moissac-Bellevue, Quinson, Villecroze, Tourtour, Regusse
12 July [Sun] Régusse  83630 (Var) - Festival Jazz Verdon - Events in Aiguines, Aups, Saint Antonin, Moissac-Bellevue, Quinson, Villecroze, Tourtour, Regusse
12 July [Sun] Riez  04500 (Alpes-de-Haute-Provence) - Fete du Miel et Lavande - Honey and Lavender festival
13 July [Mon] Saint Antonin  06260 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Festival Jazz Verdon - Events in Aiguines, Aups, Saint Antonin, Moissac-Bellevue, Quinson, Villecroze, Tourtour, Regusse
13-14 July [Mon-Tue] Saint Ambroix  30500 (Gard) - Medieval fete et marché - Medieval market - La Légende du Volo Bioù
14 July [Tue] Bastille Day (Fête Nationale) Celebrations everywhere!
14 July [Tue] Aups  83630 (Var) - Festival Jazz Verdon - Events in Aiguines, Aups, Saint Antonin, Moissac-Bellevue, Quinson, Villecroze, Tourtour, Regusse
14 July [Tue] Caromb  84330 (Vaucluse) - Black Fig Festival, on independence day
Saorge  06540 (Alpes-Maritimes) - Fête de la Sainte Anne - Pèlerinage à Castou (End July)