The Friche Belle de Mai is a cultural place of Marseille Show and exhibition rooms and 60 artistic and cultural structure of all disciplines (theatre, dance, music, contemporary art, radio).
La Friche, opened in 1992, is built in the former Manufacture des tabacs of Marseille, in the neighbourhood of the Belle de Mai. Presenting itself as a "pole of authors', Friche focuses primarily on the creation and production of works. It is also a place for show and dissemination. The room of the random Cabaret shows including lies.
A skatepark opened in 2009. The wasteland welcomes as many cultural associations.M.I and possesses a few incubators of French companies dedicated to the cultural community.