As the COVID-19 situation evolves around the world, the Cannes Lions team continue to monitor developments closely while following the advice from relevant public health officials especially our hosts the French Government. Our thoughts are with all those affected.

As things stand, and with all the information we have been presented with to date, our intention is to proceed as normal. We are working closely with our customers, our sponsors and the broader industry to ensure we hold a safe and successful event.

We are of course aware that the situation is constantly evolving. Our team is prepared and contingency planning for all possible eventualities is well established. Cannes Lions continues to put the health, wellbeing and safety of our customers and employees first and we are doing everything that a responsible business in our position can do to mitigate the risk posed by COVID-19.

We will provide updates over the coming weeks, however in the meantime, should you have any particular questions then please reach out to us and we will do all we can to help.

If you have any questions please get in contact with us.


20 - 24 JUNE 2022

The 67th Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity is now open

See the future of creative marketing communications

The Festival brings the world's biggest brands and most creative people together at a unique event to learn, network and celebrate the power and effectiveness of creativity. The journey continues in 2020...

"The Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity is many things: provocative, innovative, bold, inspiring, and of course, creative."

Fast Company

The 2019 Show Reel

Cannes Lions 2020 Key Dates

  • 28 Oct 2019

    Delegate passes on sale
  • 16 Jan 2020

    Awards entries open
  • 22 - 26 Jun 2020

    The 2020 Cannes Lions Festival

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