Nice Jazz Festival

The month of July is traditionally the month of festivals, and Nice does not break the rule by organizing its own. The Nice Jazz Festival takes place every year around July 20 and, for 4 days, the city receives everything that counts major artists. Musicians, singers, jazz groups perform to the delight of jazz lovers from all over the world. The first jazz festival organized in the world, the Nice Jazz Festival was created in 1948, immediately after the war. It then took place at the end of Carnival, in February.

He saw personalities like Louis Armstrong and Django Reinhardt who very quickly brought him his letters of nobility and global credibility.
During the festival, for 5 days, the entire metropolis of Nice vibrates to the sound of newcomers and jazz legends, to the delight of the nearly 50,000 annual visitors.