For a whole week, Arles comes alive under the vibrations and the sound of musical instruments for the Les Suds Festival. Discover this world music festival which has been held every July in Arles for 25 years.
Act for the Living
“Agir pour le Vivant” is an event where you will have debates, meetings, workshops, exhibitions and screenings of films. Going to the festival is a unique opportunity to question and experiment to rethink the way in which all living things coexist.
In August, Flamenco is honored in the streets of Arles. This international festival highlights artists from the Flamenco scene. You will observe dance, music, songs, photographs and poetry on the theme of "Flamenco".
The arenas of Arles are the scene of lively and festive ferias. The unmissable festivals in Arles are the Easter Fair from April 15 to 18, the Golden Cockade on July 4, the Summer Races, every Monday, Wednesday and Friday in July and August, but also the Rice Fair, September 10 and 11.
This highlight in Provence is an event not to be missed. Transhumance is a superb family experience. The shepherds and their flocks pass through the city centers. This ancestral custom is embellished with activities and festivals. This event is held at the beginning of summer.
This unique concept is an event that shows the public the latest trends in video games, the creation of virtual worlds and 3D, against an art background. At the beginning of October, this event brings together international experts, artists and professionals for conferences, demonstrations, round tables and workshops.
In the arms of the Rhône
At the end of October, meet and learn more about those who support, develop, protect and live on the banks of the Rhône. You will enjoy guided walks, guided tours, workshops, conferences, shows, concerts, open days and exhibitions.
Indigo Lyrics Festival
The Indigo Lyrics Festival is a literary event that highlights the Arab and African worlds. This event aims to offer and present literary creations to as many people as possible. The festival is marked by various meetings and presentations of publishers, authors and artists.