Programme Carnival in Nice Côte d’ Azur

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The Nice Carnival is the most important in France and one of the most famous the world over. It takes place every year during the month of February and is one of the most popuar events on the French Riviera, attracting each year hundreds of thousands of spectators.
From 16th February to 2nd March 2019, no less than 11 official events will take place around the place Masséna and the Albert 1er gardens.

This year it will be the King of Cinema’s turn to be at the centre of this unmissable event.

Nice will celebrate in 2019 the 100th anniversary of the Victorine Studios, the Mecca of the film industry on the Côte d’Azur, which since 1919 has welcomed Marcel Carné, Roger Vadim, François Truffaut, Jean Cocteau, Jacques Demy, Alfred Hitchcock, Woody Allen and many other talented directors.

The Nice Carnival is 6 carnival parades, by day or by night, made up of 17 floats and more than 1000 dancers and musicians from all over the world to make you live this authentic and magical event!

And what would the Nice Carnival be without its traditional flower parades or “battles”? On flower decorated floats, come and admire the models with their extravagant costumes on the year’s theme and get ready to receive a constellation of varied flowers.

The programme:

THURSDAY 14 FEBRUARY 2019 12:00 DÉJEUNER “VIRA LA RODA”

The operation, supported by the City of Nice, is intended to financially help young students wishing to access training in the catering trade, including through the Lycée Paul Augier or the apprentice training center.
Rates : 90 € / per person (wine, water, coffee included) – Reservation: [email protected] / 04 97 13 41 99

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SATURDAY 16 FEBRUARY 2019 14:30 FLOWER PARADE

This event is one of its kind in the world and features among the most famous of the French Riviera. On each float, costumed models throw up to 100.000 flowers to an enthusiastic crowd …
Rates : 26€ in reserved seating / 12€ entrance (Zone B)

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SATURDAY 16 FEBRUARY 2019 21:00 CARNIVAL PARADE OF LIGHTS

On the Place Masséna, the visual animations are diffused on big screens … In the evening, all the floats are illuminated, the corso illuminates then the heart of Nice.
Rates : 26€ in reserved seating / 12€ entrance (Zone A)/ 5€ entrance (Zone B)

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TUESDAY 19 FEBRUARY 2019 21:00 CARNIVAL PARADE OF LIGHTS

On the Place Masséna, the visual animations are diffused on big screens … In the evening, all the floats are illuminated, the corso illuminates then the heart of Nice.
Rates : 26€ in reserved seating / 12€ entrance (Zone A)/ 5€ entrance (Zone B). Possibility of package 2 events in the stands – excluding Saturday (1 flower parade + 1 carnival parade).

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WEDNESDAY 20 FEBRUARY 2019 14:30 FLOWER PARADE

This event is one of its kind in the world and features among the most famous of the French Riviera. On each float, costumed models throw up to 100.000 flowers to an enthusiastic crowd …
Rates : 26€ in reserved seating / 12€ entrance (Zone B). Possibility of package 2 events in the stands – excluding Saturday (1 flower parade + 1 carnival parade).

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SATURDAY 23 FEBRUARY 2019 14:30 FLOWER PARADE

This event is one of its kind in the world and features among the most famous of the French Riviera. On each float, costumed models throw up to 100.000 flowers to an enthusiastic crowd …
Rates : 26€ in reserved seating / 12€ entrance (Zone B)

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SATURDAY 23 FEBRUARY 2019 21:00 CARNIVAL PARADE OF LIGHTS

On the Place Masséna, the visual animations are diffused on big screens … In the evening, all the floats are illuminated, the corso illuminates then the heart of Nice.
Rates : 26€ in reserved seating / 12€ entrance (Zone A)/ 5€ entrance (Zone B)

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SUNDAY 24 FEBRUARY 2019 14:30 CARNIVAL PARADE – PARADA NISSARDA

Le Carnival Parade is made up of 18 floats designed on the year’s theme and other figurines in a colourful parade with dazzling colours, with the participation of street theatre and music groups from all over the world.
Rates : 21€ in reserved seating / 12€ entrance (Zone A)/ 5€ entrance (Zone B). Possibility of package 2 events in the stands – excluding Saturday (1 flower parade + 1 carnival parade).

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SUNDAY 24 FEBRUARY 2019 19:00 LOU QUEERNAVAL

1st Gay Carnival in France

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TUESDAY 26 FEBRUARY 2019 21:00 CARNIVAL PARADE OF LIGHTS

On the Place Masséna, the visual animations are diffused on big screens … In the evening, all the floats are illuminated, the corso illuminates then the heart of Nice.
Rates : 26€ in reserved seating / 12€ entrance (Zone A)/ 5€ entrance (Zone B). Possibility of package 2 events in the stands – excluding Saturday (1 flower parade + 1 carnival parade)

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WEDNESDAY 27 FEBRUARY 2019 14:30 FLOWER PARADE

This event is one of its kind in the world and features among the most famous of the French Riviera. On each float, costumed models throw up to 100.000 flowers to an enthusiastic crowd …
Rates : 26€ in reserved seating / 12€ entrance (Zone B). Possibility of package 2 events in the stands – excluding Saturday (1 flower parade + 1 carnival parade).

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SATURDAY 02 MARCH 2019 14:30 FLOWER PARADE

This event is one of its kind in the world and features among the most famous of the French Riviera. On each float, costumed models throw up to 100.000 flowers to an enthusiastic crowd …
Rates : 26€ in reserved seating / 12€ entrance (Zone B)

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SATURDAY 02 MARCH 2019 21:00 CARNIVAL PARADE OF LIGHTS – BURNING OF THE KING

On the Place Masséna, the visual animations are diffused on big screens … In the evening, all the floats are illuminated, the corso illuminates then the heart of Nice.
Rates : 26€ in reserved seating / 12€ entrance (Zone A)/ 5€ entrance (Zone B)

 

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