Carcassonne Festival


15 June 2022  |  Events, UNESCO , Culture

Carcassonne International Festival

Enjoy music, theatre and dance in the South of France at the 2022 Carcassonne International Festival.

A festival of performing arts with international acts performing in venues all over the city.

Festival de Carcassonne

The main venue is the Théâtre Jean-Deschamps, a small amphitheatre within the walls of the citadel with a great atmosphere and a fabulous view from every seat.

Cité de Carcassonne UNESCO


Cité of Carcassonne

The people of Carcassonne love a good party and the city is host to many cultural and musical events creating a real buzz in the summer season.

The biggest is the Festival de Carcassonne, which attracts A-List acts along with smaller concerts and performances including theatre and ballet over a period of several weeks in July.

They also cram in over 80 free performances during the festival, from classical and jazz to rap and rock. These take place in the main square of the new town, Place Carnot and Square André Chénier next to the canal and the Carcassonne train station.

Why not book your family holiday in Carcassonne to coincide with one of these fabulous events.

How to book your tickets:

Cultural centre box office - 10 rue de la République - CarcassonneBy internet: Online booking by telephone: +33 468 115 915

Official website:





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