The Lemon Festival was organized for the first time in Menton in 1934. It is a unique event in the world which attracts more than 250,000 visitors each year. More than 300 decoration specialists are involved in the organization. They use more than 150 tonnes to decorate the city.
During the Festival period towers, animals and all kinds of citrus based geometric shapes ill fill the Beauvais park. It is illuminated at night with colorful lights. Also, during the festival you have a chance to taste a variety of unusual lemon dishes.