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Yippee, the holidays are here! What can you do to enjoy them ?

Saturday 9 February to Sunday 10 March 2019 is the winter holidays in France. Take a few days to get away from it all and discover new things with friends or family. Here are a few suggestions...

The 15th National Brass Band Championship at Mégacité

On Saturday 23 and Sunday 24 February this year, Amiens will welcome a unique brass and percussion musical event at Mégacité: the 15th National Brass Band Championship.

Art Deco Spring

From 1 March to 30 April 2019, ten Hauts-de-France regions are joining forces to offer guided tours, exhibitions, workshops, urban tours and conferences based around Art Deco. It’s an opportunity for the Greater Region to celebrate springtime through this event.

The 8th edition of the CAR ENTR'AID Show

This year marks the 8th edition of the CAR ENTR'AID Amiens Show ! You’re invited to come along on 30 and 31 March to Saint Acheul - Saint Riquier High School, to admire the prestigious collectors’ cars, but also to make your own contribution to helping the Les Fées Sourires association, which helps children hospitalised in the University Hospital of Amiens to smile again.

The Spring Réderie in Amiens

This coming 14th April, the city of Amiens will wake up to a festive atmosphere for its traditional spring Réderie! More than 2,000 exhibitors made up of antique dealers and enthusiasts, are getting ready to take part in this huge vide grenier, (second-hand goods sale).

Great Autumn Flea Market in Amiens

On Sunday, 6 october 2019, Amiens will wake up in the festive atmosphere of its traditional autumn réderie, or flea market.

Get caught up in the thrill of the race…

Discover the new 2019 racing season of the Amiens Racecourse !

Amiens and the Hauts-de-France region feature in the pages of Food & Wine India magazine

The magazine Food & Wine India devotes a dozen pages to the Hauts-de-France, including two on Amiens !

Amiens: 2020 European Capital of Youth

In Portugal, at Cascais, on Thursday, 23rd November 2017, Amiens was chosen to be the European Capital of Youth for 2020, becoming the first French town to win this title.

A walk around Amiens with a Greeter

A Greeter will be happy to take you on a walk without prior booking: each walk is unique, designed around you and the time you have available. Whether you are travelling alone, or with friends or family (maximum 6 people) come along and enjoy a stroll with your local Amiens Greeter.