1. Education

Menton's Lemon Festival

Menton's Lemon Festival is an annual celebration of citrus, featuring sculptures made of lemons and oranges.

Fête du Citron 2013
2013 was the 80th anniversary of Menton's famed Lemon Festival, and the theme was Le Tour du Monde en 80 Jours (Around the World in 80 Days).

Fête du Citron 2012
2012's theme was Regions of France.

Fête du Citron 2011
Menton's citrus celebration brings tons of citrus and hundreds of thousands of people to town every year.

Fête du Citron - official site
View the program, buy tickets, and learn about the history of Menton's lemon festival.

Carnaval de Nice
If you're in Menton for the lemon festival, you might like to head west to Nice - Carnaval is held around the same time.

©2014 About.com. All rights reserved.