Le Festival International du Cinéma d’Animation
Taking place every June, this is a festival and competition specialising in animated film.
La Fête de la Musique
is a celebration of music held in June, when a series of public concerts take place on podiums around the town.
takes place in mid-July, when the old town is brought to life with a series of nocturnal parades and spectacles.
Les Heures d’ Orgues
Every Wednesday in July and August renowned organists hold concerts in the cathedral.
La Fete du Lac
is traditionally the major celebration of the year every August, established on behalf of Napoleon III in 1860. It is a night time pageant of fireworks, light, costumes and music.
Annecy Classic Festival
Each August, 10 days of classical concerts take place at a number of prestigious venues around the city.
Italian Film Festival
has been a well attended feature in Annecy for more than 20 years.