MARCH Visit La Fontaine de Vaucluse in the Luberon and view the river in full spate.
APRIL International Antique & Brocante Fair. 10 - 13 April Isle-sur-la-Sorgue
MAY The best month for wild flowers on the Montagne Sainte Victoire and the surrounding area.
JUNE Rendez-vous aux jardins - garden open days 5,6,7 June
Salon Vivre Cote Sud - fantastic fair selling wonderful furnishings and decorative
items as well as garden inspiration. 5 - 8 June Parc Jourdan, Aix-en-Provence
Fete de la Musique - music in the street - 21 June
JULY Festival d'Aix - world renowned opera and music festival 30 June to 18 July
Rencontres Arles - Photograpy exhibition 29 June to 20 September
Piano Festival - La Roque d'Antheron 18 July to 18 August
AUGUST International Antique & Brocante Fair 13 to 16 August at Isle-sur-la Sorgue
SEPTEMBER A quieter month on the tourist front but still great weather .
Journees de Patrimoine 12 - 13 September - a chance to visit grand private houses in Aix.
Enquire at the tourist office for more information.
OCTOBER Good walking weather - visit the Gorges du Verdon to see the autumn colours without the crowds.
DECEMBER Chalets de Noel - Christmas shopping on the Cours Mirabeau
Santon Market - a wonderful opportunity to see and buy santons (Nativity
creche figures with a Provencal twist).
Year round Le Grand Theatre de Provence - Theatre, dance, opera and concerts.
Rebecca's Aix offers Market and Shopping Tours of Aix-en-Provence.