Cannes Lions is taking place 21-25 June 2021

This year, we are building Cannes Lions as a digital-first Festival. This means that the physical Festival will have a significant digital component, allowing us to run Cannes Lions as a hybrid event with outstanding live and on-demand content and experiences.

The Lions, the beating heart of Cannes Lions, will definitely be awarded in June, when our juries will award work from across two years so that we can once again recognise and set the global benchmark for creative excellence.

We are still hopeful that we can bring the industry together, in part, in Cannes this year. We are monitoring this fast-changing situation, including the developments and announcements that may affect the running of the Festival. If we can bring people together physically in Cannes, the safety of our delegates and staff will be our top priority. We have detailed health and safety protocols, and are working with industry groups, the City of Cannes, and the French authorities on the safest way to run Cannes Lions.

Further information is available in our Cannes Lions COVID-19 Safety Plan and delegate FAQs.


Love The Work Open House

Moments that moved the world

Get inspired by the real stories behind groundbreaking, LION-winning work – and learn what truly goes into making moments that push society and creativity forward.

Get the insider's guide to the Awards

Hosted by our Awards Experts, our mini-series of Live Briefings have tips and guidance to help you enter your work.

WATCH NOW

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

Fast Company

The 2019 Showreel
Play

Cannes Lions news in your inbox

You've been successfully subscribed to our newsletter