International festival of classical music, or of current music, Books in the loop, Grandes heures nature and Trail des forts, new exhibitions in the museums of the city You won’t be bored in Besançon! From one highlight to another, the city is in permanent agitation. Even during the summer, when there is a succession of festive and free events such as the Mardis des rives or the summer at the Citadelle. Consult the calendar of events and make your own program! You’ll be spoilt for choice to experience moments of pure happiness and emotion!