Mandelieu has an authentic French market, every Wednesday morning, with a lot of vegetables, fruit, clothes, French cheese, provincial goods etc.
One can find a variety of stores in the village and there is also a large supermarket Géant, with food and non-food products, nearby.
In the village one can find all kind of things, like little coffee bars, outdoor cafés, delicious bakeries, a post office, pharmacies, a tourist information office and banks.
Live is still uncomplicated .
On the 14th of July there is a booming fireworks spectacle in Cannes, that can also been seen from Mandelieu. In this month, every Saturday evening, there are fireworks and you can listen to a theme of music.
On the 15th of July Mandelieu/ La Napoule has a castle illuminated by large fireworks
Unlike other famous places along the Côte d’Azur, Mandelieu is not global, but is still an authentic French village with many attractions in its environment, like Mougins with the car museum, Grasse with its perfume factories, and St. Paul de Vence with Picasso and so on. Mandelieu is centrally situated.
During the warm summer months it can be pretty busy, but during the winter months it is quite and calm.
Mandelieu is close to many interesting places. In the past there was a big swamp between Mandelieu and La Napoule. This has now been filled with wonderful apartments, a yacht-basin and an excellent golfcourse in between