Carnival in Nice – the most beautiful and bustling holiday on the French coast, arriving in Nice in the second half of February. Nice is very much like our national fiesta carnival. First of all, the main character, a huge “King Carnival” (aka “King of Fools“), weighing about 700 pounds, which is molded from papier-mâché and all carnival two weeks as forces carry on the city. The procession is headed dolls always King Carnival tall with a six-story building. He is being driven on a large platform on which dance and pull a face smaller dolls.