Reader, Michael Hafferty, has just sent an
email to let people who are touring the South of France in May,
know about a fantastic spectacle taking place in Nîmes.
you’re going to be in the vicinity of Nîmes over the weekend of 4-5
May, and you enjoy Ben Hur-type spectaculars, you may want to see the Great Roman Games – Ceasar’s Triumph being staged at the original Nîmes Roman Arena. Having seen similar presentations, I guarantee it will be really unmissable.”
The programme is:
From 10am Parade through town centre
Noon Ceasar’s triumphal Parade through town centre
4pm The ‘Great Games’ inside the Arena
can purchase tickets in advance (until 15 April) and receive a 20%
discount. Adult €20, concession €15, child (4-12) €12, under-4 free.
Tickets and information available from www.culturespaces.com.
“Even if you don’t see the performance inside the Arena, you’re sure of a great parade outside,” writes Michael.
Nîmes Roman arena will host games over weekend of 4-5 May, 2013