Calendar

  • Mary Cassatt: An American Impressionist in Paris
    March 9, 2018 to July 23, 2018
    Paris

    This retrospective will have an exceptional selection of works by Mary Cassatt (1844–1926), who was discovered by Edgar Degas and had the distinction of being the only American painter in the Impressionist movement. Info: musee-jacquemart-andre.com

  • COACHELLA
    April 13, 2018 to April 22, 2018
    Indio, California

    Held in Southern California’s Coachella Valley, and spanning April 13 to 15 and 20 to 22, this music and arts festival features some of the world’s most famous performers, as well as amazing art installations. This year’s lineup includes artists such as Beyoncé, the Weekend, Eminem, and Jamiroquai. Info: coachella.com

  • Antigua Sailing Week
    April 28, 2018 to May 4, 2018
    Antigua

    This event will showcase first-class competitive racing; state-of-the-art, high-tech sailboats; and performance cruising yachts. Top that off with superb coastal racecourses and conditions, plus festive parties, and you have a memorable five days in the Caribbean. Info: sailingweek.com

  • KENTUCKY DERBY
    May 5, 2018
    Louisville, Kentucky

    Steeped in tradition from mint juleps to broad-brimmed hats, America’s most prestigious thoroughbred horse race runs every year on the first Saturday in May at the legendary Churchill Downs. Established in 1875, it makes up part of thoroughbred racing’s coveted Triple Crown, along with the Preakness and Belmont Stakes. Info: kentuckyderby.com

  • Cannes Film Festival
    May 8, 2018 to May 19, 2018
    Cannes, France

    Film fans and stars will converge at the Palais des Festivals et des Congrès for this festival’s 71st edition. This year, actress Cate Blanchett heads the jury that will preview new movies of all genres from around the world and chose the recipient of the coveted Palme d’Or. Info: festival-cannes.com

  • American Ballet Theatre
    May 14, 2018 to July 7, 2018
    New York

    The spring season opens at the Metropolitan Opera House, with the romantic Giselle, brought to life by ABT’s unrivaled roster of international ballet stars. Info: abt.org

  • Monaco Grand Prix
    May 24, 2018 to May 27, 2018
    Monaco

    Find a perch on your yacht or at your favorite chicane, and watch 750-horsepower race cars fly around 2.075 miles of road that’s been transformed into a state-of-the-art circuit. This Formula 1 race is part of the Triple Crown of Motorsport, along with the Indianapolis 500 and 24 Hours of Le Mans. Info: monaco-grand-prix.com

  • CONCORSO D’ELEGANZA VILLA D’ESTE
    May 25, 2018 to May 27, 2018
    Lake Como, Italy

    An auto aficionado’s dream, this event showcases 50 of the world’s most beautiful cars from the 1920s to the 1980s. Sponsored by BMW, it is held on the shores of Italy’s Lake Como at the spectacular gardens and buildings of Villa d’Este and Villa Erba. The concorso gives two awards for the automobiles that best express beauty, passion, and uniqueness. Info: concorsodeleganzavilladeste.com

  • Belmont Stakes
    June 7, 2018 to June 9, 2018
    Elmont, New York

    First run in 1867, the mile-and-a-half final leg of the Triple Crown—known as “The Test of the Champion”—has been won by such thoroughbreds as Man o’ War, Secretariat, and Seattle Slew. Info: belmontstakes.com