2024 Pyrotechnics Art Festival : The Vestal

2024: THE VESTAL !

Every year for over 50 years, international firms have gathered in the famous Bay of Cannes for one of the most prestigious Pyrotechnic Art Festivals in the world.
Once again this summer, 6 firms will present carefully crafted pyro-musical shows with the sole aim of winning the coveted Vestale.
Over the course of 6 star-studded evenings, these masters of fireworks will combine synchronization, harmony and creativity to make the Cannes sky sparkle.
500 meters of maritime pyrotechnic facade will be made available to these 6 teams of pyrotechnicians to make the eyes of over 100,000 spectators shine each evening.
Original soundtracks composed of iconic titles to punctuate these magnificent successions of artistic explosions.
This year, Lidu’s fireworks display to close the Festival d’Art Pyrotechnique on August 24 will be out of competition. The competition will take place on July 4, 14, 22, August 7 and 15.

The fireworks can be watched online (live or recorded).

Vote for the fireworks that have seduced you, moved you and blown you away!

The display soundtracks are broadcast live on Cannes Radio, frequency 91.5 FM

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Program edition

Six evenings during which the Bay of Cannes will embrace a thousand fires, ephemeral coloured stars and other compositions created by the greatest international pyrotechnicians.
A marvel for an ever-increasing audience; every year over 700,000 spectators attend the Cannes Festival of Pyrotechnic Art as a whole.
This year 2024, the firms will compete with the aim of winning the coveted Vestal! This vestal brings into play the previously victorious firms of the silver vestal for a competition at the top and unique in the world.

Grade the fireworks


To take part in the People’s Choice Award, spectators are invited to log on to www.festival-pyrotechnique-cannes.com from July 4 to August 24, 2024 at 11:59 pm, and give a score from 1 to 5 for the fireworks displays taking place on July 4, 14, 22, August 7 and 15.
At the end of each show, votes are opened online. Winners will be announced on August 24.