What to do in Cannes and Antibes in July and August 2013
For a great summer, Living in Provence gives you an overview of the music festivals taking place in Antibes and Cannes in July and August 2013. Great music by incredible performers in beautiful settings : the perfect recipe !
Music festivals in Antibes this Summer
Nuits Carrées in Antibes
Start your music tour this Summer in Antibes with the small but very good Nuits Carrées festival, on June 28th and 29th. Two nights of great music in the Fort Carré mixing hip-hip, funk, groove and pop in an incredible setting : Antibes’ Fort Carré, 16th century military fort located right next to the sea.
Juan les Pins Jazz Festival
Over the years the Jazz à Juan festival has welcomed most of the great name of Jazz music. Louis Armstrong played in 1967. Dee Dee Bridgewater, Ray Charles, Miles davis, Duke Ellington, Nina Simone… also played on the great Gould pine-wood.
In 2013, book your tickets to see Ibrahim Maalouf, Keith Jarrett, Sting and Melody Gardot.
Concerts in Cannes in July and August 2013
Cannes’ Plages Electroniques
Continue your music adventure in Cannes with the Plages Electroniques (Electronic Beaches). As you probably have guessed, this festival takes place on the beach and proposes great electronic music. Dance all night with your feet in the sand ! Do not miss Miss Kittin’s live on July 31st.
Cannes’ Pantiero Festival
The Pantiero Festival in Cannes celebrates independent music during 3 days in July. Rock fans will probably enjoy The Hives’ concert on the 11th. Electronic music fans won’t miss Kavinsky’s performance. A great outdoor festival.