Presentation and Concept

At a Glance

The fair was created in 1996. It took place on the esplanade of the port of Saint-Tropez from 1996 to 2001.
Since 2005 it has been held at the Parc Jourdan in Aix-en-Provence.

Salon Vivre Côté Sud brings to life the magazine Maisons Côté Sud. Come and see the decorations and settings, touch the materials, taste the regional products, breathe in the scents of the South and receive expert culinary advice…!

Salon Vivre Côté Sud abolishes the borders between decoration, escape and luxury and offers you an exceptional stay in the beautiful city Aix-en-Provence during the event.

Vivre Côté Sud is the perfect opportunity for a bucolic stroll under the lime trees of the Parc Jourdan. Decoration, crafts, garden, flavors and art of living, from Provence, Italy, Spain, and elsewhere.


  • 27,000 expected visitors including readers of Maisons Côté Sud magazine
  • 80% general public
  • 20% professionals

The meeting place for all those who, whether professionals or amateurs, make the South their source of inspiration.

When ?

See you in 2024, from may 31 to june 3, 2024.

  • 25 368 visitors in 2023


Companies, artists and craftsmen who embody the spirit of the South in the fields of decoration, gardening and art of living.
Over 250 exhibitors spread over 10,000 m².