4th July 2018 – Independence Day at Villefranche-sur-Mer

The Independence Day has become a tradition at Villefranche-sur-Mer. The whole Town is decorated with the Star Spangled Banner! Sport, Jeeps, Pin-ups, Dance and Music marked the rythm of this beautiful day with U.S. colors! See all photos on social media: www.facebook.com/us6fleet.vsm et www.instagram.com/us6thfleet_vsm Watch the video clip of the talented Lucas Bosc, student at ESRA Côte d'Azur [...]

By |2019-02-19T11:19:33+01:0016 July 2018|Actualités, Event, News|

International Day of the Seafarers – 25 June 2018

      PROGRAM OF THE INTERNATIONAL DAY OF THE SEAFARERS IN VILLEFRANCHE-SUR-MER 25 JUNE 2018 From 9.00 am to 12 noon and 1.30 pm to 5.00 pm: water activities and guided tours free of charge   POINTUS OF THE ABPV = Meet at the jetty opposite the Welcome Hotel From 9.00 am to 12 noon [...]

By |2019-11-25T22:04:22+01:0011 June 2018|Actualités, Event, News|

Best wishes for health and happiness in 2018

Dear friends, members and partners, Best wishes for health and happiness in 2018! We start this year with some very good news: Press review Nice-Matin janv 2018   In partnership with the Municipality of Villefranche-sur-Mer, the Municipality of Saint-Jean Cap Ferrat, the Conseil Départemental 06 and the Chamber of Commerce Nice Côte d’Azur, [...]

By |2019-11-25T22:10:28+01:0025 January 2018|Event, Exhibition, Exposition, News, Photos, Videos|

Souvenir Book – The U.S. Sixth Fleet Returns To Villefranche-sur-Mer

Click on the link below or on the book cover to look through the pages of this magnificent work: SOUVENIR BOOK This book, which can be leafed through, like a family photo album, records the 2017 ceremonies of the 50th anniversary of the Sixth Fleet leaving Villefranche-sur-Mer. First of all, it includes forewords by the Commander [...]

By |2019-11-25T22:12:56+01:0027 October 2017|Actualités, Boutique, Commemoration, Event, News, Photos, Tribute|

World Premiere HOME AWAY FROM HOME

A very beautiful evening! The World Premiere of our documentary film HOME AWAY FROM HOME was organized in partnership with the Town of Villefranche-sur-Mer in the presence of the directors Hugo Le Gourrierec and Florent Plana, the composer Baptiste Leblanc, and Nicolas Marcel, student at ESRA Côte d’Azur accompanied by his Director, Thierry Collard, and his lecturer [...]

By |2019-02-19T11:19:37+01:0014 October 2017|Actualités, Event, Videos|

The Happening Film!

As part of the 50th anniversary of the departure of the US Navy 6th Fleet from its home port, organized in partnership with the Town of Villefranche-sur-Mer and the US Navy League, the Association Les Américains et la 6e Flotte produced a 52-minute documentary film entitled: Home Away From Home. Unpublished photographs, contemporary film and video [...]

By |2019-11-25T22:15:11+01:0014 October 2017|Actualités, Event, News, Photos, Videos|

INDEPENDENCE DAY 2017

HAPPY 4TH JULY IN VILLEFRANCHE-SUR-MER! The So Nice Pin-Ups put on their show on the Jeeps of Azur Liberty Jeep across the town to the music and songs of the famous trio, Boogie Cherry! A panel, created by our Association, was placed beside the anchor, symbol of the Franco-American friendship between Villefranche and [...]

By |2019-11-25T22:17:12+01:0013 October 2017|Actualités, Commemoration, Event, News, Photos|

A year full of projects!

Members and friends are listening to the president Valerie Blouin The Association of "Americans and US Sixth Fleet in Villefranche" organized its General Meeting on March 3, 2017 at 6 PM in the Gare Maritime of Villefranche. Personalities present were Mr. Xavier Beck, Conseiller Départemental, and Mr. Zambernardi representing the Mayor of Villefranche, [...]

By |2019-11-25T22:18:05+01:0011 March 2017|Actualités, Event, News, Reunion|

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Our association collects any documents… Photos, videos, testimonies, artifacts related to the American presence in Villefranche-sur- Mer with the aim of preserving and passing on this inheritance to the young generations through various media and cultural events.

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