Screening - "25th Anniversary of the Prince of Monaco's Accession"
Wednesday 19 June 2024, at 6.30 pm, Institut Audiovisuel de Monaco
Screening followed by a guided tour of the exhibition about the early days of TMC. In May 1974, Monegasque television station TMC broadcast the official ceremonies live, and made a commemorative film about the festivities.
Wednesday 19 June 2024, at 6:30 pm
L'Engelin, 83-85, boulevard du Jardin Exotique
Exhibition - "Polar Mission"
From Saturday 4 June 2022 to Tuesday 31 December 2024, Oceanographic Museum of Monaco
Discover an immersive and interactive experience! Take on the role of a roving reporter and set off on a mission to explore the polar regions! This new exhibition includes five thematic areas spread over two levels. Learn about the poles and their wildlife, and the men and women who populate and explore them. Fascinating objects and documents, digital content and immersive devices come together to create a 360° experience. The great voyage can begin!
From Saturday 4 June 2022 to Tuesday 31 December 2024
Avenue Saint-Martin
Exhibition - "The Prince and the Mediterranean"
From 6 December 2023, Musée Océanographique de Monaco
As part of commemorations marking the centenary of Princer Rainier III (1923-2023), the Oceanographic Museum presents its new permanent exhibition, "The Prince and the Mediterranean". Visitors to the exhibition, the Oceanographic Institute's tribute to the unshakeable connection between Princer Rainier III and the ocean, and the Mediterranean Sea in particular, will step aboard his ship, Deo Juvante II. Guided by the voice of H.S.H. Princess Stéphanie, they will navigate through four fascinating spaces, each exploring a different facet of the Prince and his passion for all things aquatic.
From Wednesday 6 December 2023 to Tuesday 31 December 2024
Avenue Saint-Martin
Exhibition - "The Early Days of Télé Monte-Carlo, 1954-1974​"
From Monday 25 March 2024 to Friday 31 January 2025, from 10 am to 5.30 pm (5 pm on Fridays), Institut Audiovisuel de Monaco
The Cabinet of Curiosities - "The Early Days of Télé Monte-Carlo, 1954-1974​" - An exhibition looking at the first 20 years of Monaco's TV channel launched in 1954. A selection of archives and objects will take you back in time, to the very earliest days of colour television. Organised by the Audiovisual Institute of Monaco, the exhibition features items entrusted by Télé Monte-Carlo for safekeeping, documents from partner institutions, and materials kindly loaned by private individuals.
From Monday 25 March 2024 to Friday 31 January 2025, from 10 am to 5:30 pm
L'Engelin, 83-85, boulevard du Jardin Exotique
Exhibition - "Pasolini in Chiaroscuro"
From Friday 29 March to Sunday 29 September 2024, Nouveau Musée National de Monaco - Villa Sauber
The new exhibition at the Villa Sauber honours Pier Paolo Pasolini, perhaps the last European intellectual to have gained worldwide renown. A half-century on from his death, his influence can still be felt across the different fields in which he worked: he is read, commented on, adapted, and inspires contemporary creative artists. While he preferred to describe himself as a writer, it was his films that brought him to the public’s attention. The exhibition looks at his inspirations and his legacy.
Event - "150th Anniversary of the Hôtel de Paris Cellars"
From Monday 1 April to Thursday 31 October 2024, Monte-Carlo SBM Resort
This year, Monte-Carlo Société des Bains de Mer is celebrating the 150th annivesary of the famous Cellars at the Hôtel de Paris Monte-Carlo! Opened in 1874, they are a monument to the company's long and illustrious history, in which they have often played an important role. These hidden jewels beneath the very foundations of the Hôtel de Paris Monte-Carlo are the quintessence of refinement and exclusiveness. To mark the occasion, the world's biggest hotel cellars will be opening their doors for a unique celebration, with fascinating tours, exclusive dinners, exceptional tasting sessions, and much more. Discover one of Monaco's most priceless secret treasures and experience the celebrations!
From Monday 1 April to Thursday 31 October 2024
Monte-Carlo SBM Resort
Principauté de Monaco
Environment - "Monaco Zero Cigarette Butts"
From 6 April to 13 October 2024, Principality of Monaco
As every summer, Monaco City Hall is joining forces with the Tourist and Convention Authority and Société Monégasque d’Assainissement, for a campaign aimed at raising awareness among residents and visitors about the need to keep our environment clean and stamp out pollution, especially in the form of cigarette butts. Throughout the summer season, the staff at the Tourist and Convention Authority will be handing our pocket ashtrays in various areas around the Principality. For information, a number of "MégotBoxes" (terminals for collecting and recycling cigarette butts) can be found outside City Hall.
From Saturday 6 April to Sunday 13 October 2024
Principality of Monaco
Exhibition - "The Ice Giants"
From Wednesday 10 April to Sunday 6 October 2024, Musée Océanographique de Monaco
Polar bears and emperor penguins are the lead characters in "The Ice Giants", a new exhibition by Michel Bassompierre. Seven monumental works will be installed in the Oceanographic Museum and on its roof terrace. Five will be new creations: four polar bears and a three-metre tall emperor penguin. Original drawings and sketches will also be displayed, accompanied by a film presenting the artist's work. This temporary exhibition is part of the Polar Mission organised by the Oceanographic Institute since 2022.
From Wednesday 10 April to Sunday 6 October 2024
Avenue Saint-Martin
Exhibition - "Lascaux in Monaco"
From Friday 19 April to Thursday 21 November 2024, Musée d’Anthropologie Préhistorique
This exhibition features an original scenography with replicas and an immersive virtual reality experience courtesy of #SPL LASCAUX, all made possible by the Museum's partners. Visitors can see original items from the Lascaux caves, loaned by the National Prehistory Museum (Les Eyzies, Dordogne) and the Institute of Human Palaeontology (Paris), plus ultra-realistic replicas of the five Cro-Magnons by Elisabeth Daynes, a 1:10 scale model of the Lascaux cave complete with prehistoric paintings and lighting, and low-tech interactive tables and exhibits.
From Friday 19 April to Thursday 21 November 2024
56 bis, boulevard du Jardin Exotique
Exhibition - "Rêvolution"
From Saturday 1 to Sunday 30 June 2024, Lobby of the Monte-Carlo Bay Hotel & Resort
DREAM OF A NEW WORLD AND LEAVE A MESSAGE OF HOPE. Imagine a new world and a whole new way of living. A reverie. A revolution. Marie-Laure Viébel presents her latest creation, "RÊVOLUTION", inspired by the Seychelles' iconic sea coconut in the lobby of the Monte-Carlo Bay Hotel & Resort. The exhibition is a surprising dialogue between humans and nature. The seed, a potent symbol of fertility and the circle of life, here decorated in gold to represent sanctity, becomes a postbox where anyone can leave a message of hope. Give expression to your innermost feelings, in the form of a wish, a dream, a prayer, or a commitment.
From Saturday 1 to Sunday 30 June 2024
40, avenue Princesse Grace
Exhibition - "Miquel Barceló, Oceanographer"
From Friday 7 June to Sunday 13 October 2024, Nouveau Musée National de Monaco - Villa Paloma
Featuring a selection of around sixty works (paintings, ceramics, embroidery, works on paper), this exhibition is a chance to discover the prolific and eclectic creations of Miquel Barceló, a Spanish artist whose favourite subject was the sea.
Exhibition - "Concrete beaches, artificial landscapes"
From 8 June to 30 September 2024, Thursday to Saturday from 2 pm to 6 pm or by appointment, Collect|MC
The collective exhibition CONCRETE BEACHES, ARTIFICIAL LANDSCAPES is based on a hypothetical scenario. Abstract, metaphysical, uncertain. Visitors should approach it like a fictional tale, one to which everyone can bring their own vision of a shared future. Every piece and object serve to animate those imagined futures, some of which may already have come to pass. Inspired by the flamboyant dreams from the first collection of short stories by J.G. Ballard, Vermilion Sands (1973), the exhibition uses hybrid storytelling to stimulate the imagination.
From Saturday 8 June to Monday 30 September 2024
Collect|MC
20 Bd de Suisse
Exhibition - "Art in Motion"
From Wednesday 12 June to Wednesday 10 July 2024, from 10 am to 8 pm, Espace 22
Monaco takes center stage as it hosts the finale of the 2024 Tour de France. To mark this occasion, come and discover the Art Helmet Collection. House of Helmet elevates the safety accessory to the status of an artwork through collaborations with artists from Switzerland and the Riviera. The "Art in Motion" collection covers a wide range of styles, from illustration to abstraction. These unique pieces are beautiful transitions to each universe with the exhibition of paintings by the same artists: a captivating immersion of artistic styles revealing the creativity of these talents.
From Wednesday 12 June to Wednesday 10 July 2024, from 10 am to 8 pm
Espace 22
24 Bd d'Italie
Gastronomy - "ZIA Pop-Up Restaurant"
From 12 June to 31 August 2024, from 7 pm to 10.30 pm, Odyssey, Hôtel Métropole Monte-Carlo
Discover the all-new pop-up restaurant in the Hôtel Métropole Monte-Carlo's luxurious Odyssey area. This year, top chef Christophe Cussac is bringing a unique touch to the poolside restaurant by inviting guest chefs Manon Santini and Rocco Seminara to rustle up an original new menu inspired by an Italian classic. The dynamic duo have reinterpreted the traditional flavours of Italy, using the very finest ingredients and cutting-edge cooking techniques to create their own exciting take on pizza. With both savoury and sweet versions, each pizza is a real standout, delightfully crisp on the outside and luxuriantly light and fluffy on the inside. An absolute must-try this summer.
From Wednesday 12 June to Saturday 31 August 2024, from 7 pm to 10:30 pm
4, avenue de la Madone
Exhibition - "Symphony of colours"
From Thursday 20 June 2024 to Sunday 6 July 2025, from 10 AM to 6 PM, Espace 22
We are delighted to announce the new exhibition "Symphony of Colours" featuring the exceptional talents of three artists: Maja Kerin, Liudmila Sun, and Maria Mikileva. From June 20th to July 6th, from 10am to 6pm, come and discover the works of these three inspired women from the Principality. Immerse yourself in a world of intriguing colors, where each canvas tells a unique story. A visual symphony that will enchant your senses and feed your artistic soul.
From Thursday 20 June 2024 to Sunday 6 July 2025, from 10 am to 6 pm
Espace 22
24 Bd d'Italie
Concert - "Thursday Live Session - Crimi"
Thursday 20 June 2024, at 8.30 pm, Grimaldi Forum Monaco
Crimi came about in 2018, inspired by lead singer Julien Lesuisse's eagerness to rediscover his Sicilian heritage, and reappropriate a culture and language that his immigrant family was once forced to hide. Crimi's DNA is a mix of old Sicilian songs and Algerian rai, with influences of ethio-jazz, funk, and soul from guitarist Cyril Moulas, bassist Brice Berrerd, and drummer Bruno Duval. The band aims to connect historic traditions with different places, rebuilding them for today's intercultural world.
Thursday 20 June 2024, at 8:30 pm
10, avenue Princesse Grace
Screening - "Accattone - Pier Paolo Pasolini"
Thursday 20 June 2024, at 9 pm, Nouveau Musée National de Monaco - Villa Sauber
Screening in the gardens of the Villa Sauber as part of the exhibition "Pasolini in Chiaroscuro". Having lost Maddalena, who has been jailed because of him, the cowardly and unscrupulous pimp Accattone must find some way to make a living. He goes back to the mother of his child, but she throws him out. Then he meets Stella, an innocent and naive young woman, and falls in love...
Thursday 20 June 2024, at 9 pm
17, avenue Princesse Grace
Festival des Etoilés Monte-Carlo - "Dominique Lory & Yoann Conte"
Friday 21 and Saturday 22 June 2024, Le Grill
Festival des Etoilés Monte-Carlo 2024 - Yoann Conte, chef and owner of the two Michelin-starred gastronomic restaurant La Table, will be joining Dominique Lory on the eighth floor of the Hôtel de Paris Monte-Carlo, where the two great culinary perfectionists will create an amazing six course menu especially for their guests. The order of the day will be "sharing"!
From Friday 21 to Saturday 22 June 2024
Le Grill
Place du Casino
Sport - "Rugby Sevens Olympic Qualifying Tournament"
From Friday 21 to Sunday 23 June 2024, Stade Louis II
Monaco is proud to host the Rugby Sevens Olympic Qualifying Tournament for the third consecutive time. A total of 24 national men's and women's teams from all over the world will travel to the Principality, to battle it out for the final two places at the Paris Olympics! Don't miss this chance to see top-class rugby sides in action, including the South African Blitzboks, Great Britain, Spain, and many others. Prepare for passion, determination, and pure entertainment, cheer on your favourite teams, and experience unforgettable moments of trhilling sport.
From Friday 21 to Sunday 23 June 2024
Stade Louis II
7, avenue des Castelans
Events - "World Music Day"
Friday 21 June 2024, from 11 am to 11 pm, Principality of Monaco
As every year, Monaco City Hall is marking World Music Day with a whole programme of events on Friday 21 June. Altogether, 17 bands will be performing free concerts in various locations around the Principality. This year, there will be a big kids' party in Monaco's Old Town between 6.30 pm and 8.30 pm. Later in the evening, "THE GROOVE FAMILY" will be performing at La Condamine Market from 7.30 pm to 11 pm, while over at the Port, "La Banda del Dock" will be providing the music from 9 pm to 10 pm.
Friday 21 June 2024, from 11 am to 11 pm
Principality of Monaco
World Music Day - "Summertime"
Friday 21 June 2024, from 5.30 pm to 7.30 pm, Place des Moulins
SUMMERTIME concert as part of World Music Day on 21 June 2024, on the Place des Moulins, featuring the best of French and international music thanks to our exclusive partnership with The Golden Voices Music Awards & Stars Concerts. "Team Monaco" will be well represented, with several talented and award-winning artists. A concert with singers all ages and every genre, for a unique musical journey. Come and sing along with us!
Friday 21 June 2024, from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Place des Moulins
Place des Moulins
Les Ballets de Monte-Carlo - "ACADEMY GALA"
Friday 21 June 2024, at 7:30 PM, Opéra Garnier Monte-Carlo
2023/2024 season - ACADEMY GALA. The Princess Grace Academy Gala is one of the highlights of the year for Les Ballets de Monte-Carlo. During this special evening, the public have the unique chance to meet the members of the prestigious ballet school, and learn about the elite training it dispenses to students, encompassing a wide variety of styles from the classic to the contemporary. For the young dancers and their instructors, the Gala is the culmination of a year's work. New arrivals will make their debut performing on the stage of the Salle Garnier, while the Academy's graduates will bid their farewells before heading off to join international ballet companies.
Friday 21 June 2024, at 7:30 pm
Opéra Garnier Monte-Carlo
Place du Casino
Concert - "Nux Vomica"
Friday 21 June 2024, at 9 PM, La Note Bleue
La Note Bleue Summer Festival - In the same vein as the Massilia Sound System, Nux Vomica is a staple of Nice’s musical scene mixing folklore, ragga, rap and other rhythms from the Mediterranean and beyond, crafting a carnival-like energy. Join us in celebrating music on this special Fête De La Musique with an explosive performance from the most Nissart band there is!
Friday 21 June 2024, at 9 pm
La Note Bleue
Plage du Larvotto - Avenue Princesse Grace
Concert - "The Groovyboyz"
Saturday 22 June 2024, at 9 PM, La Note Bleue
La Note Bleue Summer Festival - The Groovyboyz are a band based between San Remo & Nice whose James Brown-70’s Funk sound is intertwined with neosoul, reggae, jazz and many other groovy influences, sometimes instrumental, sometimes with vocals. Formed only recently, the young band has already played around enough to form a cohesive set of original songs and will release their debut EP in 2023!
Saturday 22 June 2024, at 9 pm
La Note Bleue
Plage du Larvotto - Avenue Princesse Grace
Concert - "Bigflo & Oli"
Saturday 22 June 2024, at 9 pm, Quai Albert Ier
In partnership with AS Monaco sports club, which celebrates its centenary in 2024, Monaco City Hall is set to host rap stars Bigflo & Oli on stage at Quai Albert-Ier. Supporting the brothers from Toulouse will be artist Olympe Chaber, who will take the stage at 9 pm to warm up what is already expected to be a huge crowd. Admission by invitation only. Details can be found on Monaco City Hall's official website.
Saturday 22 June 2024, at 9 pm
Quai Albert Ier
Quai Albert 1er
Traditions - "Feast of St John"
Sunday 23 and Monday 24 June 2024, Principality of Monaco
The Feast of Saint John, known locally as "La Saint Jean", is a celebration of fire and light. In the Principality, the "batafoegu" (bonfire) is lit on the evening of 23 June, in Palace Square, and on Place des Moulins on the night of 24 June.Both festive evenings, organised in collaboration with the Saint Jean Club, will feature live folk music by bands including La Palladienne de Monaco and the choral group "U Cantin d'A Roca". Before the "batafoegus" are lit, there will be religious services at the Prince’s Palace Chapel and Saint Charles Church.
From Sunday 23 to Monday 24 June 2024
Principality of Monaco
Les Ballets de Monte-Carlo - "ACADEMY GALA"
Sunday 23 June 2024, at 3 PM, Opéra Garnier Monte-Carlo
2023/2024 season - ACADEMY GALA. The Princess Grace Academy Gala is one of the highlights of the year for Les Ballets de Monte-Carlo. During this special evening, the public have the unique chance to meet the members of the prestigious ballet school, and learn about the elite training it dispenses to students, encompassing a wide variety of styles from the classic to the contemporary. For the young dancers and their instructors, the Gala is the culmination of a year's work. New arrivals will make their debut performing on the stage of the Salle Garnier, while the Academy's graduates will bid their farewells before heading off to join international ballet companies.
Sunday 23 June 2024, at 3 pm
Opéra Garnier Monte-Carlo
Place du Casino
Conference - "Sohn Monaco 2024"
Wednesday 26 June 2024, at 12:30 PM, Yacht Club de Monaco
The 4th Sohn Monaco Investment Conference will be held on Wednesday 26 June 2024 under the High Patronage of H.S.H. Prince Albert II of Monaco. It will convene Europe’s leading hedge fund and alternative managers to present their most compelling investment ideas, with all proceeds benefiting paediatric cancer research and treatment. The Sohn Conference Foundation was founded in 1995 to honour Ira Sohn’s memory and battle against cancer. Since then, the Sohn Investment Conference has gathered the global financial industry for an exhilarating day of highly anticipated market insights from the world's top investors.
Activities - "Splash Party"
Wednesday 26 June 2024, from 2 PM to 6 PM, Stade Nautique Rainier III
Youngsters will be thrilled to learn that the Splash Party is back again this year at the Stade Nautique Rainier III, where they can enjoy the swimming pool and 5 metre diving board, with a DJ providing the musical accompaniment and free (non-alcoholic) drinks included in the admission price.
Wednesday 26 June 2024, from 2 pm to 6 pm
Stade Nautique Rainier III
Route de la Piscine
Concert - "Tamo Junto"
Wednesday 26 June 2024, from 6 pm to 11 pm, La Note Bleue
La Note Bleue Summer Festival - Tamo Junto is the French Riviera’s busiest brazilian music crew. Once a month this summer, they’ll be bringing the carnival back to Monaco with their famous Roda de Samba. Experience all the magic of the samba by the sea… just like in Rio!
Wednesday 26 June 2024, from 6 pm to 11 pm
La Note Bleue
Plage du Larvotto - Avenue Princesse Grace