Cannes presentation

Cannes, capital of business and Networking

As the second congress destination in France, Cannes welcomes more than 280,000 professionals each year with about fifty flagship events.

The Palais des Festivals, a legendary place for business

The Palais des Festivals offers one of the world’s most prestigious area for business events: 88,000 sq.m building / 35,000 sq.m of exhibition space / 15 auditoriums / 24 step staircase.

The MAPIC, 30 years of business growth... in Cannes!

Established in 1990, the MAPIC brings together the most influential players from all sectors of the international real estate industry…

Cannes Gastronomy

Three star restaurants, a dozen of gastronomic restaurants, several typical restaurants, bistros and tables on the sea side... 
With more than 500 restaurants & cafés, Cannes offers many choises for different price ranges.

Quick & economic

Sandwich, salads, burgers, dish of the day… discover our selection of restaurants dedicated to those whose time is running out.

Brasserie & tradition

Authentic addresses, traditional cuisine, specialties from elsewhere… discover the diversity of good restaurants in Cannes.

Gourmet & fancy

Exceptional dish, variety of taste… enjoy gourmet pleasures and discover new flavors in exceptional places.

Cannes Lifestyle

From The Boulevard de la Croisette to the old town of Le Suquet, Cannes is yours. Don’t miss it!


Golf courses, tennis courts, public bowling courts, running, spas and beauty salons, cinemas, casinos... enjoy your leisure time in Cannes.


Cannes is worldwide renowned for its luxury stores on La Croisette but also for the more affordable Rue d’Antibes and city-center.


Musée de la Castre, musée de la Mer, Centre d’art de La Malmaison, théâtre la Licorne, théâtre Alexandre III, castles and historical monuments... Cannes offers a lot to see.


Cannes has a lively nightlife with many bars, pubs and clubs…
Here is a selection of the best adresses from a stylish rooftop bar to the biggest nightclub in Cannes.

Cannes, outdoor sports capital

Its waterfront location and mild climate are just a few of the wonders that make it a world-renowned city for the quality and offer of outdoor sports like Sidney, Rio, and Miami.

Fifteen labeled "trails" - more than 60 km - dedicated to running or hiking - will be set throughout Cannes.

They will be materialized with road marking. Discover the detailed plan of the trails as well as the specificities of each course.

Cannes useful info


The Cannes Hospital and its A&E department are located avenue des Brousailles in Cannes.
or T: +33 (0)4 93 69 70 00


You can call SOS Médecins. Qualified doctors will come to your hotel or apartment straight away. 
T: +33 (0)8 25 00 50 04


Many pharmacies are available in the city-center, walking distance.


Central police station 
1 avenue de Grasse.
T: +33 (0)44 93 06 22 22
Municipal police station
2 quai Saint-Pierre 
T: +33 (0)800 117 118

Lost & Found

Have you found or misplaced
something ?
During the exhibition, “Lost and Found” is handled by the MIDEM Technical Services desk onsite in the Palais des Festivals (Palais -1), open during exhibition hours.
After the last day of the exhibition, items are handed over to the Lost and Found services of the city of Cannes:
45, boulevard Carnot -Cannes
Tel: +33 (0)4 97 06 40 00 
[email protected]

Lost & Found

Chargeable on-street parking applies in the center of Cannes. For a longer stay, you can use one of the underground car parks in the city..

Tourist Office

Main Office 
Palais des Festivals 
1Boulevard de la Croisette 
T: + 33 (0) 4 92 99 84 22 
Open everyday 9.00 to 19.00.

Emergency Numbers

European Emergency Number: 
(114 for text emergency number) 
Police Emergency Number:

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