- Business hours for shops are roughly from 9:00am to
12:30pm and 2:30pm to 7pm. This is an average, some shops may open sooner, stay
open at noon, and stay open late at night (up to 10:00pm or 11:00pm),
especially in Antibes Center and Juan les Pins where a lot of people go out in
the evening. Shops are usually open from Tuesday to Saturday at these schedule.
- Public service and administrations open sooner
(around 8 or 8:30) but usually close around 4:30pm or 5pm. They are open from
Monday to Friday.
- Same sort of schedule for Banks and Museums except
Many of the Museum are open on Sunday but close on Monday.
- Main Public Holiday are:
January 1st (new year),
Monday of Easter (Easter),
May 1st (Labor Day),
May 8th (Armistice Day, WWII),
Monday of Pentecost (Pentecost),
July 14th (National Day, Taking of the Bastille in 1789),
August 15th (Feast of the Assumption),
November 1st (All Saint's Day),
November 11th (Armistice Day, WWI),
December 25th (Christmas).