We LOVE Christmas here at CityOut Monaco and this week our highly anticipated ‘What’s On In Monaco’ guide takes a festive angle on activities! We guarantee that even those who are still feeling humbug will find their Christmas spirit at one of our handpicked selections of things-to-do in The Principality!
“Read About the Mountains”
Covered in snow, mountains are synonymous with Christmas and this literary meeting on the theme of the mountains,in association with the Monegasque Alpine Club, will ignite the Christmas cheer within!
Monday 5 December, at 6 pm Médiathèque de Monaco (Bibliothèque Louis Notari)
Tel : +377 93 15 29 40
12th Monegasque Red Nose Day
Christmas is the time for giving and helping out those worse off than you. Organised by “The Children of Frankie” association, the 12th Red Nose Day is in aid of sick and disadvantaged children in Monaco, and throughout the PACA region. Yellow foam balls to fix on your vehicle will be on sale from 10 November, with the support of the company Smiley World Limited.
Tuesday 6 December, Principauté de Monaco
Tel : +377 93 300 800
Wednesday 7th December
Check out this Christmas concert by promising young artists of under 13 years of age, organised by the Ars Antonina Association, Monaco.
Wednesday 7 December, at 6 pm Théâtre des Variétés
Tel : 06 03 44 20 66
Thursday 8th December
“Le Chemin des Crèches” Nativity Trail
An amazing exhibition of nativity scenes from all over the world!
From Thursday 8 December to Sunday 8 January, Monaco-Ville
Tel : +377 92 16 61 16
Friday 9th December
“Natale in Italia” – Christmas concert (Baroque music)
An outstanding Christmas concert by the La Fenice – Jean Tubéry Ensemble, organised by the Department of Cultural Affairs, Monaco
Friday 9 December at 8.30 pm Chapelle de la Visitation
Tel : +377 98 98 83 03
Awesome Christmas music performed by the Ristretto Vocal and Instrumental Ensemble with Elenor Bowers-Joley, soprano, Clint van der Linde, counter tenor, Alex Tsilongiannis, tenor and Jean-Luc Ballestra, bass in association with Maestro Errol Girdlestone
Saturday 10 December, at 8 pm Eglise St-Paul’s Church
Tel : 06 43 91 67 43
Sunday 11th December
“U Giru de Natale” (10 km circuit in Monaco)
To help counter the inevitable excesses of Christmas, what not take part in this 10k run in Monaco; organised by the Police Sports Association of Monaco
Sunday 11 December, Port de Monaco
Tel : 06 13 21 33 87