The French Riviera and firework displays


The French Riviera and firework displays

                 9 July - 25 August 2012

Cannes, Antibes and Monaco demonstrate amazing creativity in big firework displays set to music. Lighting up the bays along the French Riviera, they attract over 200,000 spectators!

The tradition for firework displays remains extremely popular among residents and tourists alike; they flock to the beaches for half an hour of breathtaking beauty on a dozen evenings throughout the months of July and August.

”The International Pyromusical Contest” organised in Monaco is a highlight of the summer season, lighting up the Monegasque sky on four separate evenings. A very powerful sound system is installed around Port Hercule, enabling spectators to enjoy these outstanding shows Avenue d'Ostende or on Quai Albert I-er.
“Fireworks festival” of Cannes is major fireworks competition during which the participants present entire shows.

Antibes’ "Festival Pyromélodique" brings the summer season to a beautiful close. The best firework experts of the day put on a magical show in the Bay of Juan-les-Pins to delight the eyes and the ears.

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