#hello_monaco weekend: what to do on February 6th and February 7th
This weekend in Monaco is about music and sports. If you don’t want to miss anything interesting, read about selected events for the first February weekend in this article.
After the success that he met from 3 to 6 December at the Grimaldi Forum Monaco, where he played sold-out, Gad Elmaleh returns for 8 exceptional performances on 31 January, February, 6, 7, 13 and 14. This Sunday January 31st you can enjot Gad’s performance at 2.00 pm or 4.30 pm.
There is a beautiful concert by the Monte-Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra with Marina Rebeka, soprano and Karine Deshayes, mezzo-soprano, conducted by Riccardo Frizza on Friday 5 February and Sunday 7 February 2021, at 2 pm Auditorium Rainier III – Salle Yakov Kreizberg. Programme includes arias and duets, extracts from the Italian Romantic Bel canto repertoire. Organised by the Opéra de Monte-Carlo.
And everyone who is passionate about sports and the sea can enjoy watching the Monaco Sportsboat Winter Series Act III – J/70, organised by the Yacht Club of Monaco from Thursday 4 to Sunday 7 February 2021, Baie de Monaco.
In line with the YCM’s sailing policy, having been initiated in the Melges 20 class in 2013 at the instigation of Valentin Zavadnikov, then the J/70s, the Monaco Sportsboat Winter Series is a monthly programme of regattas and training weekends for one-design boats from December to March.
It has proved a very successful format with more than 350 sailors coming from across Europe to set up their winter training base in the Principality to prepare for the upcoming season’s big meetings.
On Monday January 25 HSH Prince Albert II inaugurated a photographic exhibition “Principality of Monaco – Biodiversity under high surveillance”, held until February 23 at the Galerie des Pêcheurs.
The exhibition, installed until February 23 at the Galerie des Pêcheurs, highlights the richness of Monegasque biodiversity through photos of heritage species (flora and fauna) photographed in their natural environment by photographer Jean-Charles Vinaj.
You can also take a walk and enjoy photo exhibition on the theme “Protecting UNESCO’s World Marine Heritage through scientific research”, in collaboration with the Société des Explorations de Monaco from Thursday January 7 to Thursday March 11, 2021, Les Jardins Saint Martin.
After three months on the gates of UNESCO’s headquarters in Paris, the photographic exhibition “Protecting UNESCO’s World Marine Heritage through Scientific Research”, made up of 21 photographs from the Monaco Explorations missions, is up for discovery on the gates of the St-Martin Gardens in Monaco as well as in digital version.
Of course there are a few other exhibitions open in Monaco. So if you want to learn more about other events and exhibitions that are taking place in Monaco these days visit our Calendar.
So have fun and enjoy your weekend!