Avignon's festival

founded in 1947 by Jean Vilar, the Avignon's Festival is one of the biggest international modern theatre demonstration. Each year in july, the city of Avignon is taken to organize around 2000 shows inside its walls. The city becomes then a huge theatre, a numerous demonstrations are organized in the streets to attract tourists and public.

From all countries, cultures, ages... The Avignon's Festival becomes amazing, strong with its beauty, and its public.

Each year, thousands of tourists come to see this awesome show. Come see it, you won't be disppapointed.

2016 programmation

  • The shore in the dark
  • Ludwig, a king on the Moon
  • The images nave
  • One angel fall
  • Those who wander are not wrong

Accommodation nearby

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Hôtel d'Europe

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  • 04 90 14 76 76
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Ternelia Evasion Tonique

  • Villers-le-lac
  • 04 5 0 66 6 5 17
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Ternelia Lou Capitelle

  • Vogue
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Visit Avignon


Avignon is one of the largest cities of Provence located in the south of France. It is the major city of the Vaucluse department and is situated on the banks of the Rhône River. Around 200,000 people live in ...