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Top 5 villas to celebrate your Cannes Lions events
An unmissable event for members of the advertising and communications industry, Cannes Lions has been lighting up the Croisette since Cannes became the festival’s permanent home in 1984. Originally created as a celebration of the value of creativity in branded communication, these days Cannes Lions is so much more than just an awards ceremony covering every aspect of the creative communications and marketing industry.
Bringing together professionals from all sectors of the communications industry, each year Cannes Lions sees 15,000 attendees from over 100 countries worldwide descend on the French Riviera for 5 days of talks, debates and live panels, plus of course some world-class parties organised across the city after-hours. Whether you’re running a start-up or a well established creative agency, quite simply Cannes Lions is the place to see and be seen each June.
Our Ultimate Guide to the Cannes Lions Parties 2022
Cannes Lions 2022 is underway and all the key players of the creative marketing industry are in town once again for festival week. Running from the 20th - 24th June this year, every day brings new opportunities to meet up with professionals from all sectors of the industry for panel discussions, live performances and talks.
And of course, once the sun goes down over the Mediterranean, the important business of networking begins with parties, social events and brand launches held all over town. To make sure you don’t miss out on any of the official and unofficial events, we’ve put together a guide to the very best parties during Cannes Lions week
GET READY BECAUSE IT’S TIME TO PARTY!
How to make your mark in Cannes this year
Tired of booking the usual villa or throwing the same parties every year?
This year Native Spaces are offering Cannes festival-goers a few hand-picked and extraordinary spaces we’ve chosen for their unique story, design or location. These are properties with that elusive ‘wow’ factor - wonderful places to host events or use as a base during the festival.
What’s more, we’re here to lead you on a pain-free saunter through the logistics. We take care of the myriad of ‘stuff’ - so your only job is to enjoy the festival and the sunshine with complete peace of mind.
Here’s a taster of what we’re talking about:
Ultimate luxury, overlooking Cannes
This amazing villa has a large heated swimming pool, huge gardens, a spa, cinema, wine cellar, you name it…
The Very Best Creative Experiences in Cannes
Cannes - Let your creativity shine
A focal point for the creative communications industry, Cannes has been inspiring artists, writers and storytellers since forever. The ideal setting to showcase projects, host events and network, Cannes is also the perfect place to reset your batteries and get a fresh perspective on life.
Here are a few of our recommendations for the very best creative experiences to enjoy while you’re in town:
Take a masterclass in creativity by enrolling in the Cannes Lions Creative Academy. An exceptional programme overseen by legendary advertising director Bob Isherwood, the Creative Academy is designed to help students achieve their full potential. Attend classroom sessions and workshops lead by some of the biggest creative talent in the world and get full access to all the Cannes Lions talks, events and awards ceremonies. A one-of-a-kind opportunity, why not expand your creative horizons in Cannes.
Capture that Riviera lifestyle and discover hidden Cannes with an exclusive photoshoot shot by American photographer James Pouliot. Based on the Cote d’Azur and specialising in portrait photography, James will introduce you to the authentic side of city life during your trip. Stroll along the Croisette or wind your way through the streets of Le Suquet as James shoots original headshots or photos for your professional portfolio. The perfect location to take unique and memorable images, turn this stunning resort town into your ultimate backdrop.
Hidden away in the streets of Le Suquet, the Association des Beaux Arts in Cannes is a paradise for artists of all genres. Founded in 1902 by Louis Pastour, the association runs art classes in the stunning former Ecole de la Castre which overlooks the Bay of Cannes. Let your imagination run wild in a sculpture workshop or express yourself in watercolours, pastels, oils and more in a private painting class. Lead by the association’s highly-qualified and dedicated art teachers, increase your creativity and open-mindedness at the Association des Beaux Arts.
Take a break from your everyday life and use your time in Cannes to press the pause button with a silent retreat held at the magnificent Lérins Abbey. Located on the tiny island of Saint-Honorat just off the coast of Cannes, the 5th Century Abbey offers mindful meditation set against breathtaking views of the Mediterranean. An increasingly popular way to escape from the modern world, spend a few days in silent contemplation on this glorious island. At the end of your stay, head back to Cannes fully energised and creatively inspired for your next adventure.