Happening now in France

Not to be

Festivals, exhibitions, concerts and major events... On France.fr and everywhere in France, there's always something going on.

Things to do


Visit outstanding cultural attractions or take a hike amongst the peaks? A romantic tour of the wine route or a family cruise? What will this year's
French holiday bring?

The First World War Centennial Mission

The French government has assigned the First World War Centennial Mission the task of preparing and supporting implementation of the Centennial commemoration program. Its job will be to organize the most important events in the commemorative calendar, to support and coordinate the initiatives taken throughout France, and finally to define a public communication strategy to raise awareness about the Centennial.

More than 3,500 projects in France and abroad have been awarded official Centennial accreditation. The Mission’s Internet portal, www.centenaire.org, is designed to be a veritable digital resource centre, and provides the general public with real-time information, in three languages: French, English and German.

Find out more: http://centenaire.org/en (External link)

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