|Nice Carnival - Carnaval de Nice! Big fun!
|Information & reservation|
Nice Carnival is one of the oldest carnivals in the world.
From pagan and humble beginnings way back in the 13th century, it has become a glorious, annual 12-day party running from mid February to the end of the first week of March. The city of Nice erupts with parades of floats, street events and stalls and culminates with Fat Tuesday or "Mardi Gras" on the last day.
Friday 15th February: 20:30h opening day
14:30 Battle of flowers/ 21h Carnival chariot parade
8h30 Rock'n Roll Marathon / 12h Carnival Bath
14h30 Battle of Flowers / Closing festivity + Incineration of the king and fireworks