Wine tasting at the BCC Riviera

The British Chamber of Commerce will host an evening of wine tasting on November 22nd with honorary guest Rod Smith of Vins Sans Frontières.Read more

Two-day gastronomy and politics events

Le Centre Universitaire Méditerranéen (CUM) will hold the two-day conferences organised by the Auguste Escoffier foundation today and tomorrow. The yearly conference is this time centred on the question of whether there is such a thing as ‘a political meal’ and ‘what is the etiquette’ at such events.Read more

Truffle fair Bastide St Antoine

For fans of gastronomy the truffle market now in its 11th year will kick start the New Year in fine culinary fashion. It takes place at the lovely Bastide St Antoine, near Grasse this weekend on the 6th-7th.Read more

Food and wine lovers meet for Christmas lunch

The AMIAC Club (Alpes Maritimes International Aperitif Club) is having its Christmas dinner on December 5th in Cannes at The Carlton Hotel.Read more

Chocolate and Art Exhibition in Fayence

An exhibition entitled Art’Choc: Le Chocolate au service de l’art contemporaine will open on the 27th December in Fayence.Read more

Anti-foie gras conference in Nice

The associations "Stop Gavage (stop force feeding)" and "Protection Mondiale des Animaux de la Ferme (for farm animals)" is organising a conference on the production of foie gras and the intensive breeding of chickens.Read more

Organic fair in Grasse

This year marks the tenth anniversary of Grasse’s annual BioGrasse fair, a regional organic produce market where visitors can buy and sample a variety of local products. It’s all happening this weekend on September 3 and 4, from 9am-6pm at the Cours Honoré Cresp.Read more

Italy on our shores

Those planning a trip to the beaches in Nice this weekend will have to endure the irresistible aromas from the first Italian culinary exhibition of its kind, showcasing dishes from Rome to Sicily.Read more

Disruption to train services

Starting tonight until Friday morningRead more

World no smoking day today

Twenty-four hours without cigarettesRead more