Media Release: Celebrate the most musical month of the year in France with an event for every taste

In June, France will be inspired by the ‘Fete de la Musique’, hosting events to gallivant to and acts from across the musical spectrum

  • Nuits de Fourviere (Rhone-Alpes): From 4 June to 31 July, this performing arts festival will take over Lyon including a variety of live music acts including alternative, jazz and opera.
  • Festival Rio Loco (Midi-Pyrénées): From 12-16 June, Toulouse will come to life with the sights, sounds and tastes of the Caribbean with musical artists over from the islands!
  • Chopin Festival (Paris): From 15 June to 14 July, a variety of classical music concerts organised by the Chopin Society will take place for the festival’s 30th edition.
  • Calvi Jazz Festival (Corsica): From 19-24 June, over 100 renowned musicians and singers from the world over will put on concerts across the town of Calvi.
  • Carcassonne Festival (Languedoc-Roussillon): From 19 June to 4 August, 120 shows will take place from pop acts like Elton John and David Guetta to classical music concerts.
  • Fete de la Musique (France): On 21 June, ‘the voice’, particularly that of Edith Piaf’s, will be the central theme to the musical events organised across the country.
  • Hellfest (Nantes): From 21-23 June, metal heads will congregate to listen to big acts and classic heavyweights including Def Leppard, Korn, ZZ Top, Kiss and Twisted Sister.
  • Les Musicaves (Burgundy): From 26-30 June, this festival will combine international sounds with electro, rock and classical music and savouring the local speciality – wine!
  • Cheverny Jazz (Loire Valley): From 27-30 June, enjoy the delights of jazz music in the intimate yet regal setting of the Cheverny Chateau and its beautiful village.
  • Prom’ Party (Nice): On 29 June, the Promenade des Anglais will be reserved for musicians and their audience for an evening of varied musical styles and lively entertainment.

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