Fireworks in Juan les Pins and Antibes 2014

The Chinese are globally known for their amazing fireworks displays, and major cities around the world including London, New York and Sydney throw huge fireworks displays each year – notably to ring in New Years Eve – but did you know Antibes and Juan les Pins have free public fireworks displays every year?

Here are the dates and locations for 2014:


13 July 2014 – 10pm, plage du Ponteil (Salis beach)

24 August 2014 – 10pm, plage de la Brague between La Siesta and Fort Carré


14 July 2014 (Fête Nationale) – 10pm, promenade du Soleil

01 August 2014  – 10pm, as above

08 August 2014 10pm, as above

15 August 2014 – 10pm, as above

My tip:  For the Juan les Pins fireworks, the best spot to watch is anywhere on the seafront stretch between Le Ruban Bleu restaurant and Sun7 restaurant.

Festival Pyromélodique, Juan les Pins fireworks

Festival Pyromélodique, Juan les Pins fireworks


Sightseeing – JUAN LES PINS / ANTIBES FIREWORKS (Summer 2013)

It’s fireworks season here again, so ‘here’s a head’s up’ (advance warning) of the dates for the free fireworks displays in Juan les Pins / Antibes:

13 July – 10.30pm at plage Salis / plage de Ponteil **Tip: good viewing spots are by the playground near Bastion St-André, or Royal Beach restaurant

14 July – 10.30pm at baie de Juan les Pins **Tip:  anywhere along the promenade by Le Ruban Bleu restaurant is a good viewing location

1 August, 8 August, 15 August – 10pm at baie de Juan les Pins

24 August – 10pm at plage de Brague / plage de Fort Carré in Antibes