All the arts are present from 8 to 31 July 2011 in Avignon theater, lectures, dinner theater, circus, dance, music, street performance ...
Children will not be disappointed with representations (from 18 months for some) such as the circus, puppetry, object, mime, storytelling, clowns ...
total of more than 1120 shows of all style. See the programm
And do not miss July 7, the opening parade at 5:00 pm (departure Cours Jean Jaurès - arrival Place du Palais).
Family outings ideas
Monday, July 4 2011
on Monday, July 4 2011,
Sunday, May 29 2011
on Sunday, May 29 2011,
18 and June 19, Epicurium, living museum of fruits and vegetables, is organizing a festive weekend on the theme of the cherry for the transition to summer.
Many activities are planned for children and adults. Activities offered in addition to visiting the exhibition and gardens:
- Culinary Workshop around cherries
- Outdoor Living: Treasure hunt in the orchard.
- Animation Art: Fresco.
- Workshop "tree of the seasons. "
- Taste of Cherry.
- Exhibition on the cherry and candied fruit. - Musical entertainment fruity ...
Special price: 5 € for all (free for children under 6 years)
Monday, May 23 2011
on Monday, May 23 2011,
Popular medieval and fun celebration, on 28 May 2011 from 11 am to 1am in the steets and squares throughout Mondragon.
During the day,lots of events : games for children, a big crafts market, regional products market, demonstrations of old trades, and a medieval warriors' camp - the town of Mondragon goes totally back to the Middle Ages.
As night falls,parades of floats, with tumblers, musicians, dancers, jugglers, acrobats, knights ... and of course the Drac himself - the dragon! Covered with seaweed, flames darting from his eyes, a spiny crest the length of his back and a long dragon tail ...
Children will be amazed by all the animation and discover the legend of the famous dragon which which haunts the waters of the Rhône river...
A super celebration - not to be missed !
See all the programm
Tuesday, May 17 2011
on Tuesday, May 17 2011,
Fun, family-style discovery of canoeing and kayaking, with free outings on the Rhone in kayaks or dug-outs on Sunday 22 May 2011 from 1:30 to 6 pm
Tuesday, May 10 2011
on Tuesday, May 10 2011,
In May, it's cherry time!
From 4 to 28 May, the educational farm "L'Oiselet" offers to discover all the different varieties of cherries, taste the cherries in the orchards, prepare the famous cherry cake known as the "clafoutis" (2 € supplement). A fun event to share as a family. Price: 4.50 € per person or 40 € for 10 entrances. Free under 2.
Wednesday, April 27 2011
on Wednesday, April 27 2011,
Discover this universe of 25 LGB trains which travel over 650 meters of track in a landscaped setting with over 3000 dwarf plantings, model train stations, villages, roads, bridges, lakes, mountains, and 250 figurines. The entire garden is on a 1/25 scale, which corresponds to 7-centimeter santon figurines.
It is really fun to visit the garden with the list of characters and animals to find throughout the garden !Inside the building, there are wooden train tracks on low tables available to children.
Wednesday, April 20 2011
on Wednesday, April 20 2011,
Sprout wings with this 100% nature adventure in the forest...
Undertake an outing in the trees with the company of the birds, be an acrobat on monkey bridges, gangways, rope bridges and other fun workshops in the splendid ochre setting against the backdrop of the Luberon mountains to discover or rediscover these exceptional natural sites.
An activity to be shared with the family or friends; for children age 6/7 and up; open from March to October
Colorado Adventures in Rustrel
Friday, November 5 2010
on Friday, November 5 2010,
A meeting with ants, butterflies, plants and other life forms
Naturoptère offers a chance to meet this “tiny” world to answer these questions: What is an insect? How do insects live and feed? How do they evolve in the wild?
With the family, learn all about biodiversity or the cycles of flowers; in short: discover Mother Nature’s secrets with insects!
With a combined ticket, you can visit Harmas Jean-Henri Fabre to learn more about the man known as the “Homer of insects”!
To make the best of this opportunity, there is a picnic area.
Suggestion for a family stay: Discovering the world of insects
Sunday, October 17 2010
on Sunday, October 17 2010,
Do you want to try caving? With ASPA, nothing could be simpler: in the company of a certified monitor, discover the underground world of caves and sinkholes on and around the Plateau de Sault.
Tuesday, October 12 2010
on Tuesday, October 12 2010,
In Sault, the Centre de découverte de la Nature (Nature Discovery Centre) is dedicated to providing information on the region, its flora and fauna through Nature displays on 600m² of permanent and temporary exhibition space: Wild animals on Mont Ventoux, Water in the Vaucluse, History of the Mont Ventoux forest... Learn all about Nature thanks to signs and interactive terminals, videos, sensory chambers and other games.
For a sweet tooth! Nougaterie Boyer organises tours on request to show how nougat and almond macaroons are made.
Then head for Mont Ventoux!
On the South face: hike along marked forest trails (topo guides at the Tourist Bureau in Sault), or starting from Chalet Reynard to reach the peak along a ridge-top trail.
On the North face: the Mont Serein ski resort is your starting point for:
-Hiking on GR4 and GR9
-Relaxing along a health trail with wooden structures: horizontal bars, wall bars... (between La Lisière and Le Vallon slopes)
-or simply discovering Nature
Suggestion for a family stay: Mission Nature!
Monday, September 27 2010
on Monday, September 27 2010,
Monday, September 20 2010
on Monday, September 20 2010,
Enjoy this tour through 2,000 years of History!
Discover the oldest part of the city, the gallo-roman and medieval quarters, the places not to be missed such as the Notre Dame de Nazareth's Cathedral and the Roman bridge...
If you wish to visit the city, audio-guided tours allow you to hear about the history of this city.
Visits by train are possible until the end of September
Monday, September 13 2010
on Monday, September 13 2010,
September 18. and 19.
Wednesday, September 8 2010
on Wednesday, September 8 2010,
September 11. and 12.
Monday, September 6 2010
on Monday, September 6 2010,
On Wednesdays, we depart by horse-drawn carriage for an excursion through the heart of Ventoux, famous for its ochre, from 9.30am to 12pm.
At each stop in the forest of Sablons, our guide will tell you the story of ochre and the vine.
At the end of the tour, wine tasting of Ventoux wines for adults and fruit juice for children!
on Monday, September 6 2010,
With your feet in the air, amid the pine branches...
Wednesday, September 1 2010
on Wednesday, September 1 2010,
At Monieux on 5th September, we celebrate Einkorn.
We pay tribute to this mountain wheat with a market which features regional products, along with an arts and crafts fair, exhibitions and conferences, attended by the guilds.
All in a medieval setting!
Monieux Tourist Office
+33(0)490 641 414
Sunday, August 15 2010
on Sunday, August 15 2010,
In the village of Le Thor, just a few kilometres from L’Isle-sur-la-Sorgue, the Thouzon Cave was discovered in 1902. Nicknamed Grotte aux fées (fairy cave), it features a great many concretions: stalactites, stalagmites, draperies, gours, cave pearls... as well as balance shafts, talus fan, filled-in joints, shafts, meanders, flint nodules... 45-minute tour