For more than 30 years now, the Town of Belfort and its students have been organizing FIMU, the International University Music Festival. More than 1,700 amateur musicians and choir singers from 40 different countries perform each year over the course of five days. All musical genres are represented: classical, new music, jazz, actual music, brass bands, choirs, opera, world music, and the list goes on… The festival is a musical kaleidoscope of close to 200 free concerts given on 20 stages in the superb settings of Belfort’s old town and new town.
Les Eurockéennes de Belfort
A veritable shrine to rock music for the last 30 years, Les Eurockéennes de Belfort of one of the best-known outdoor festivals in all of France. Each year, thousands of people travel to Belfort to cheer on artists from all over on Malsaucy Peninsula. Music, festivities and rock ’n’ roll are on the programme for this extraordinary weekend where friendliness rules !
Festival d’Histoire vivante
In the summer, Belfort Citadel comes to life with amazing plunges into history, great and small. Each year, different eras are covered, and visitors are invited to experience fantastic encounters and exciting discoveries.
Entrevues film festival
An international film festival for independent, innovative new cinema, including a First Films international competition (1st, 2nd and 3rd films), retrospectives and post-production support.