Concerts, fireworks, sports… Weekend outings in Nice and its surroundings (6-7 August)

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Another eventful weekend on the Côte d’Azur. Don’t know what to do? Nice-​Presse gives you some ideas for activities to do with family or friends.

Become a ninja at Cap 3000

Until August 28, the Cagnes shopping center will host the Ninja Box, a formidable obstacle course created by Thomas Ballet, winner of the 2017 Ninja Warrior show broadcast on TF1.

To reach the end of this circuit and stop the clock, you need to train your muscles. Different levels are offered from the age of 3 years. So, ready to take on the challenge?

Practical information :

  • Shopping center Cap 3000
  • Course open daily until August 28 from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Prices: 5 euros per session of 20 minutes
  • Website:

DJ night in Mandelieu la Napoule

Saturday, August 6, the coast of Mandelieu la Napoule is reserved for pedestrians from 6 pm to 1 am.

Plage de Robinson, the public will be able to attend a fireworks show, which starts at 10 p.m., on the theme of the “burlesque circus”. This pyrotechnic show is followed by a DJ night.

A similar event will be organized on August 23 on the beach of Château.

Practical information:

  • Robinson Beach, Mandelieu la Napoule
  • From 10 p.m
  • Free entrance
  • Website:

Venetian atmosphere in Saint-Jean-Cap-Ferrat

Saturday evening will be just as festive in Saint-Jean-Cap-Ferrat with “La Grande Nuit Vénitienne”.

From 9:30 PM, costumes and masks will invade the city with street performances and brass bands, flag throwers, the ballet of illuminated boats and a firework followed by a dance party.

This festival has been celebrated since the post-war period and is completely free.

Practical information :

Enchanting stories at Belvédère

Get away from the coast to enjoy the “Night of Tales” in the small village of Belvédère.

At 800 meters above sea level, dream under the stars while listening to stories and legends.

Also read: We recommend 3 villages to recharge your batteries not far from Nice

Here is the program for this 2022 edition:

  • From 9 pm to 10 pm three storytelling places: Placette du courtilas — Placette aux herbes — Placette des pénitents blancs
  • From 10.30 pm to 11.30 pm only one place: Placette des pénitents blancs: “Les Très Blagaires”
  • After 11.30 pm: open stage with all the storytellers in the square of the white penitents

Practical information :

  • Sunday 7 August, village Belvédère
  • From 9 p.m
  • Free entrance
  • Website:

The Farmers’ Festival in Vallauris

Traditional atmosphere from August 5 to 9 with the Farmers Festival. On the program, the public can attend parades in Provencal outfits, folk dances but also a large open-air musette ball.

The opportunity to reconnect with local traditions for a few days. Discover the full program on the website. Free entrance.

Summer evenings

From June 24 to September 10, almost 450 shows are organized in the Alpes-Maritimes.

On the program for the Summer Evenings 2022, music, theater, humor, magic…

Meet this weekend at 8.30pm on Friday, August 5 at La Turbie to find the jazz notes played by André Ceccarelli. The artist will also perform in Breil-sur-Roya on August 6 and in Gattières on August 7 from 9 pm.

In Vallauris, relive the greatest Beatles hits with the Beatlovs group. Meet at the Théâtre de la Mer Jean Marais from 9 pm.

Other concerts are planned throughout the department.

Find the program on the site