Come-along events in Monaco January 2012 (Monte Carlo)
Monaco is in full swing again in January Protected content so much to do and to see. Come and join us along the way!
Protected content 20 January Protected content
The Rallye Monte-Carlo arrives in the port of Monaco from 20:00 h onwards. If you happen to be in the area, have a look.
Cars will depart on Saturday around noon and Sunday morning from the port of Monaco for the various stages. The famous night stage across the Col de Turini happens on Saturday night. More info : Protected content .
The rallye ends on Sunday with the winner‘s ceremony at Place du Palais.
Protected content 21 January Protected content the Circus feeling!
The very best circus artists from all over the world meet in Monaco once a year during the Festivale du Cirque. Absolutely spectacular - and the entrance is FREE.
This year, the festivale offers the public a first hand experience to see artists at work and their training routines, during an „open house“ at the Espace Fontvieille. This is fun to watch, and we also can have a look at the animals in their compound surrounding the circus tent.
Come along. We meet at 14:30 hrs at the Café du Cirque in front of the Espace Fontvieille. Bus lines # 5 and # 6, bus stop Heliport / Espace Fontvieille. If you don‘t know how to get there, PM me.
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Protected content 23 January and Thursday Protected content check the InterNations event calender for the Asian Cooking classes organized by David. More information : Protected content
Protected content 26 January Protected content of Saint Devote in the port
Saint Devote is the patron saint of Monaco and her feast day remains the most important of religious traditions in the Principality. She lifed in Corsica and was martyred in the early 4th century. Her body was placed in a boat and that boat arrived on the shores of Monaco on January 27, 312.
To commemorate the event, every year a torch-lit procession, religious ceremony and blessing takes place. At the end of the evening, a boat is burned by the Sovereign of Monaco in front of Saint Devote church in the port of Monaco, followed by a firework.
Let‘s meet at 7 p.m. at O‘Duplex bar in the port and join us to watch the burning ceremony attended by the Princely family, as well as the fireworks later on.
Protected content 29 January Protected content concert in the famous Salle Garnier
An idea for all of you who do not want „sit“ through a 3-hour opera but still want to experience the wonderful atmosphere of the Salle Garnier!
Enjoy a wonderful hour of classical music at the fabulous Opera of Monte-Carlo on a quiet Sunday morning between 11 and 12:30 a.m. Tickets are available at €16 and €29. Decide quickly since this concerts are very popular! Book online at opmc.mc or get more tickets at the opera ticket counter inside the Casino Monte-Carlo.
After the concert, we are going to have a leisurely Sunday lunch in town. Come and join us.
PM me for further information