Monaco houses each year several world renowned events.
- the Monte Carlo rally is run in France but the finish line is in Monaco. (Jan / Feb)
- the Monte Carlo tennis Open (on clay, in April)
- the Formula 1 Grand Prix (may)
Monaco also has a football (soccer) team, the AS Monaco which plays in France's 1st league championship and took part in the 2014/2015 European Champions' league.
- the circus festival (in January) which attracts artist from all over the World
- Monaco has a philarmonic orchestra performing all year long. The concerts' calendar.
- The fireworks competition in Summer, at dawn, with always spectacular shows.
There are also other events, less famous or not recurrent. Agenda.