Provence, without its festivals, cultural events, fine dining and markets would not really be Provence!SEE MORE...
Over the summer, it is one cultural event after another. They are particularly enjoyable under a starry summer sky:
And there are plenty of museums too:
In Provence, there is always an excuse to celebrate: cherry (Vénasque), strawberry (Carpentras), melon (Cavaillon), wine, old trades, gastronomy… there are many village celebrations over the summer.
Open air markets are an institution in Provence! Our local Sunday morning market in Coustellet set up by the Parc naturel Régional du Luberon is particularly popular as is the Velleron market (about 20 kms away) which takes place every evening. The award winning Apt Saturday morning market is also not to be missed.