nice carnival 2016

From 13th to 28th February


The next edition will take place from 13th to 28th February on theme "King of Media"

The main winter event on the Riviera is one of the largest carnivals in the world, offering a programme of unforgettable entertainment … from 13th to 28th February 2016.

The carnival processions, comprising 18 floats work their way up to a crescendo of gigantic celebrations on the Place Masséna.


These giant, colourful parades take place day and night, with entertainment provided by over 1,000 musicians and dancers from across the world.


In a unique setting, on the Promenade des Anglais, the elegant "flower battles" are part of the carnival not to be missed. On floats decorated with the most stunning floral compositions, extravagantly dressed characters throw out mimosas, gerberas, and lilies into the public …

For over 15 days, the city hums to the rhythm of this genuine, fairy-tale event … get a passport for the celebration and let the magic do its work … come and forget the dullness of winter and take in the sun on the French Riviera! 


The Carnival "King of Media" will show his fans that he has more than one string to his bow!


Do not hesitate to contact us if you want to buy a ticket ! 


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