Happy Monday everyone. I hope you all enjoyed your weekend.
I can’t believe it is almost the end of June already. Another week ahead of us, so let’s see what’s going on.
Among all the events happening this week, the big anticipated one is La Fête de la Musique on Friday 21st. For the first day of summer, the whole Golfe is celebrating. You will be able join in the festivities wherever you live or are staying.
Festival ‘Do You’ St Tropez
The festival ‘Do You Saint-Tropez’, organized by the association CAP in partnership with the City of Saint-Tropez, is back with its 5th edition! The streets of the city will be animated by concerts of amateur artists as well as the headliner group Hyphen Hyphen.
Capitainerie de Saint-Tropez
1 Allée du Quai de l’Epi
Fête de la musique – Cogolin
For this first day of summer 2019, take your instrument, your microphone and improvise. Be a musician or singer for a day. Get in the street and turn up the sound!
As for music lovers, the group “Objets trouvés” will be playing at the end of the day, Place Victor Hugo.
2130 – Place Victor Hugo
04 94 54 54 90
Present on the Gulf of Saint-Tropez and the Côte d’Azur for more than 25 years, the musicians of the group “Objets trouvés” offer a rich repertoire of more than 250 titles.
They will make you travel in time : from jazz to pop music, through funk, disco, ball musette and up until the last tune of the night there will be something for everyone.
Fête de la musique – La Garde Freinet
The Fête de la Musique is hosted by the Municipality in partnership with the Rostropovich Landowski Conservatory Music Festival at the Town Hall Square, Old Square and Main Market Square from 1830.
Place de la Mairie
83680 La Garde-Freinet
Fête de le musique – Sainte Maxime
Come and experience Sainte-Maxime in music! Every 21st of June, Sainte-Maxime offers many concerts and musical entertainment in its city center.
There are many musicals acts to discover on this of celebration of music from 12.15 to 0030.
Fête de la musique – Grimaud
Vercors is a Franco-Quebec trio composed of Quebec musician and director “T” and 2 French musicians Max & Ferval.
The band is accompanied on stage by a collective of French and Quebec musicians. The name Vercors is a triple reference to the maquis of resistance, the French author, and the song of Alain Bashung “The night I lie”.
The group was formed in 2017, a collaboration of the ANGELUNAM with Nathalie Seta (songwriter).
Favourites at the “Emerging Scenes”
festival in Carros in 2018 and a new line up that allows us to approach Marius
Limousine with a touch of electro pop today. Free concert from 2000.
04 94 55 43 83
04 94 55 72 20
Fête de la musique – Ramatuelle
From 1900 to 2300, music, sardinade and rosé is on the program! Concert by Ram’Actuelle and the Office of Tourism and Culture of Ramatuelle.
1900 Musical animation
1930 to 2130 Sardinade (no reservation)
2000 to 2300 Concert with the quartet Cozy Mod
“The music is celebrated and it is celebrated with Cozy Mod, 3 musicians and 1 singer join their talents for a music 100% live. They promise you a festive and dancing moment thanks to their repertoire of international varieties of yesterday and today’s classics. This band from the Var, will be playing Pop, Rock and also Funk : Michael Jackson, Rihanna, Pharell Williams, Stevie Wonder, Black Eyed Peas, Marvin Gaye, Kendji …
Place de l’Ormeau
Fête de le musique – Gassin
Gassin celebrates music and the arrival of summer!
The musicians await you at Place dei Barri and on the terrace of the tourist office from 1700. Free access.
Place deï Barri
Fête de la musique – Cavalaire
Cavalaire-sur-Mer celebrates music in all its diversity : French song, jazz, rock, pop or classic arise at every corner from 1730, with a large free concert at 2130 Place Sainte Estelle.
This year, the Beatles by Girls will ignite the Esplanade!
This all-female group of renowned musicians will take you on an imaginary trip to Liverpool in the 1960s. You will rediscover the Beatles’ music, from a woman’s point of view, as you’ve never heard before. With unique and customized arrangements, the beautiful Beatles By Girls will make you sing all the familiar tunes.
The restaurants and bars of Cavalaire also offer musical entertainment to discover while strolling in town, on the Port or Promenade by the sea from 1800.
A festive and dancing tavern will be held on the Old Port at 1800 with the Souvenirs Souvenirs orchestra.
This beautiful duet will be accompanied by an accordion, a synthesizer and a keyboard to revisit the greatest French and international hits. Musette, latino, disco, rock, slow, 80 ‘. Their repertoire is inexhaustible to make you dance all night long.
Rues du Centre-Ville
04 94 64 00 96
Well, there is certainly lots of choice for this musical day. Here is another event, unrelated to music however. This time, we are heading out to sea.
Trophée Bailli de Suffren – Thursday 21st to Sunday 30th
18th edition of this international cruise-race for yachts of tradition & style. There are multiple stages of the race : Saint-Tropez in the Var, Porto Rotondo in Sardinia, Trapani in Sicily and Gozo in Malta.
Placed under the aegis of Yacht Clubs of international fame (CIM, YCF, AFYT, UNCL) this magnificent cruising regatta gathers all classes of sailboats, from classic to modern. To each class of sailboats corresponds a classification :
– CIM gauge : vintage and classic sailboats, Spirit of Tradition, IOR,
– IRC gauge : modern style
– Other class : old catamarans
A program of festivities is planned at all stages.
Société nautique de Saint-Tropez
How about a bit of Polo?
Sunday Polo at the Gassin Haras Club : Golden wave 2019
After 10 days of tournaments, attend the ‘Polo Sundays.’ The Haras Club iin Gassin welcomes you for free to its exceptional Sunday finale to attend the match bringing together the best teams in the world (handicap 8/10 goals). From 1000 to 1230.
Polo Club – Haras de Gassin
1999, route du Bourrian
04 94 55 22 12
Wishing you all a great fun filled week and see you next time. Yasmin M.