Events in Cannes on 17 May 2022
There are numerous events in Cannes organised year-round. Find loads of top tips and local insights in our Cannes Main Events.
There are no events on this date, but here's what's coming up
Cannes Cine Quartier (Open air cinema)
Organised by the city of Cannes, the open air cinema will be screening some mainstream films in various neighbourhoods across Cannes throughout the summer.
Les Etoiles de Mougins
Les Etoiles de Mougins was created in 2006 in honour of Roger Vergé, the iconic founder of the Moulin de Mougins.
Break the Floor International, Cannes
A great event for family and friends to enjoy together, where you can experience amazing artistic performances with great music and acrobatic display.
Festival International des Jeux (Games Festival), Cannes
Annually in February, in the Palais des Festivals, over 170,000 enthusiasts come together for the three day Games Festival.
Cannes International Triathlon
The Cannes International Triathlon starts on the beach at Cannes and goes up into the mountains towards Montauroux and St-Cézaire-sur-Siagne.
European Night of the Museums
The Long Night of Museums is an annual event where museums across Europe remain open late into the night, and Cannes is no exception.
Cannes Film Festival – Festival de Cannes
The world-famous Cannes Film Festival needs little introduction. Film stars, directors, producers, models and a whole host of people associated with the film industry descend on Cannes in May to attend this glitzy festival.
Expo Rose, Grasse
The beautiful rose has played an important role in the town of Grasse, where it has been used in the manufacture of perfume for hundreds of years.
Rendez-vous aux Jardins, France
The objective of this event is to introduce the public to the richness and diversity of parks and gardens and to raise awareness of the actions implemented by the Ministry of Culture and Communication in France.
Cannes Jumping International, Cannes
Now part of the Longines Global Champions Tour, Cannes Jumping is a large equestrian event that attracts a high calibre of professional riders from around the globe.
Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity
Organised annually by the Cannes Lions, this international festival believes that creativity is the driving force for business, for change and for good.
Fête de la Musique, Cannes
The Fête de la Musique is a celebration that takes place every summer solstice on 21st June in cities, towns and villages across France.
La Bocca Night Market
This picturesque artisan market features crafts and produce from the local area and an excellent array of handmade decorative objects – great for an unusual souvenir of your stay.
Quai Saint-Pierre Night Market, Cannes
The Quai Saint-Pierre fills up with around 40 arts and crafts stalls selling handmade jewellery, hats, regional produce, toys etc, plus around 15 local artists.
Jazz à Juan Festival, Antibes
The Jazz festival in Antibes and Juan les Pins offers a rich programme of traditional jazz as well as pop, rock and world music at the Pinède Gould, a park near the sea.