This week’s events in the Golfe of St Tropez (15/04/2019 – 21/04/2019)

Hello everyone, I trust you are all having a lovely weekend. The sun is out again in the south of France so all is good. So as another week ends, here are some of the great events coming up next week.

Monday 15th :

Escape game : The mystery of the lost treasure in Cavalaire :

You are a famous team of treasure hunters asked to come and recover a famous old book which was stolen. We are a detective agency and have managed to discover his identity and his hideout location, however we know he never ventures out more than 45 minutes so you will have that time to infiltrate and get the book back.

From 100 to 1200 and 1400 to 1700. From 8 years old – upon reservation (04 94 01 92 10).

Tuesday 16th :

Free guided visit of Ramatuelle village :

Discover the treasures and secrets of the old village, open your eyes to the tales and legends of the town…

Inscription mandatory 04 98 12 64 00 – Duration of 1 and a half hours – Meeting point at the tourist office at 1045, departure at 1100. 

Wednesday 17th :

Speed racing 3D Cavalaire :

Equipped witha virtual reality helmet, embark in a radio controlled buggy that you pilot while being connected by wifi to a full HD camera on board… It will allow to perceive the reliefs, the curves and all the asperities of the circuit with a great picture quality. From 7 years old. A the Esplanade de Lattre de Tassigny, promenade de la Mer, Cavalaire sur Mer from 1000 to 1200 and from 1400 to 1700.

Thursday 18th :

Nocturnal full moon guided visit of Sainte Maxime :

Reservations at the tourist office from 0900 to 1200 and from 1400 to 1730 or by telephone at 0033 (0)8 26 20 80 80. Meeting time and place specified upon reservation. Adults 9€, children (8-12 years) 5€, free for under 8’s. Little tip : bring a torch!

Saturday 20th and Sunday 21st :

Foire aux plantes in Plan de la Tour :

A weekend dedicated to plants, gardens and vegetables… the plant fair is held in the heart of the village all weekend. Flowers, trees, shrubs, herbs, citrus fruits, vegetable gardens… Many workshops and animations for both young and old will be available. Compost distributed for free. 2 days to have your hands in the dirt, your feet in the grass and your head in the clouds. Free entrance.

Saturday 20th :

Easter at Golf Up in Grimaud :

Young and old, beginners and experienced golfers, come and celebrate Easter at Golf Up. The “Easter Cup” golfe competition will take place from 0900 to 1200 in a single stableford. Adults 35€, children 15€. A “Méchoui” a whole lamb roasted on a spit, on the embers of a wood fire will be available after the event at the onsite restaurant “La Table des Oliviers” upon reservation 0033 (0)4 94 43 14 00.

Sunday 21st :

14th Edition of the St Tropez Triathlon  

Come and encourage the brave participants of this event that starts at 0900 at the baie des Canoubiers. The swimming trial is 750m in the famous baie des Canoubiers, followed by the cycling trial which is a 20km round trip to Ramatuelle, along the Pampelonne beach road. The last trial is a 5km running round trip through the countryside. For more info, click the following link :

Friday 19th to Monday 22nd :

Eurocup 29ers :

International event organized by the FFT and the Yacht club of Cavalaire which is celebrating its 10th anniversary this year. This event 80 to 100 29er dinghy boats of many nationalities for multiple races in the bay. As part of the international dinghy championship, the Eurocup twentyniners, the yacht club and its partners invite you come and watch the big crew parade.

As always, thanks for reading. Till next time, Yasmin M.