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84th Lemon Festival in Menton
11 February 2017 - 1 March 2017| €6 - €25
From Saturday 11 February to Wednesday 1 March 2017 included
BENEATH THE ZEST OF ORANGES AND LEMONS LIES ONE OF THE WORLD’S GREATEST FESTIVALS
La Fête du Citron® (Lemon Festival), an unique event in the world, attracts 240,000 visitors every year – a number which is constantly rising.
With processions of floats, gardens of lights and the exhibition of giant designs, come and discover this fantasy world, and move to the rhythm of a simply unforgettable event.
More than 300 professionals work on the project and 145 tons of citrus fruits are used.
Tickets range from €6-€25.
2017 Festival highlights
From 11th February to 1st March: Visit the Jardins Biovès – an exhibition of citrus motifs
Sunday 12th February at 2.30pm: Golden Fruits Parade
Thursday 16th February at 8.30pm: Night-parade – followed by firework
Friday 17th February at 8.30pm: The Gardens of Lights
Sunday 19th February at 2.30pm: Golden Fruit Parade
Thursday 23rd February at 8.30pm: Night-parade – followed by firework
Friday 24th February at 8.30pm: The Gardens of Lights
Sunday 26th February at 2.30pm: Golden Fruit Parade