Nice Carnival 2016

Nice, which is located on top of the southern Mediterranean coast of France, Nice is one of the most fashionable tourist targets in France. Each year Nice receive millions of tourist from all over the world that approach to take pleasure in the sun, sea sand and the whole thing besides the city has to offer.

Nice is further more home to one of the biggest yearly carnivals in France, Nice has a record history of several hundred years. In detail the entire concept of the carnival is extremely rooted in Italian background, which is geographically close up to Nice, along with the Catholic religion which predominates in France.

Dates

Nice Carnival 2016 Dates - 12th - 28th February

Even though the accurate date of the Nice Carnival changes every year, Nice Carnival is always in February. Due to the Mediterranean weather Nice enjoy the climate conditions which is still enjoyably warm and bright at this time of year and this is really a perfect time to stay as just before and following the carnival the city isn’t so packed out, which means there are abundance of deals to exist within the hotels in Nice.

History

In the beginning, Carnival was seen as a very last opportunity to get-together before opening the 40 day fast of Lent as was broadly observed throughout Europe during the Middle Ages. The town’s citizens use carnival as an apology to eat drink and create merry before undergoing a serious 40 days deprived of all carnal pleasures.

Nice Carnival Today

These days the Nice Carnival consists of a sequence of procession on float, much like several other carnivals around the world. There is still exceptional flower parade where hundreds of different varieties of colorful flower are wonderfully arranged on floats and paraded past the public along the famed Promenade des Anglia’s which overlook the sea.

Nice Carnival Themes

Nice Carnival has amazing of a standing for imaginative intelligence when it comes to design the floats and costumes to be use in the Carnival, and a lots of France’s mostly avant grade artists contribute in the process.

Each year a theme for the Carnival is set through a carnival committee along with artists and designers who are given a brief to complete. Modern years have seen the Nice Carnival flattering very fashionable in terms of dazzling current social situation facing the world as a full.

The Nice Carnival which is  capable and also be credited with the delivery of the giant model that has crop up in further carnivals and festivals as far a field as the US, such as the flaming man festival held in Arizona. Such huge statistics, which cause anxiety when they were first introduced, and contain a regular characteristic at the ice Carnival for more than one hundred years.

Climate in Nice

Weather averages for Nice 
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Average high °C (°F) 13
(56)
13
(56)
15
(60)
17
(63)
20
(68)
24
(75)
27
(81)
28
(82)
25
(77)
21
(70)
16
(61)
14
(57)
Average low °C (°F) 6
(43)
6
(43)
8
(46)
10
(50)
14
(57)
17
(63)
20
(68)
20
(68)
17
(63)
14
(57)
9
(48)
6
(43)
Precipitation mm (inches) 51.3
(2.0)
32.1
(1.3)
23.2
(0.9)
53.7
(2.1)
26.8
(1.1)
27.1
(1.1)
9.7
(0.4)
12.2
(0.5)
63.8
(2.5)
96.9
(3.8)
77.7
(3.1)
53.7
(2.1)

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