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Paris calendar events Paris 2016 Paris festivals, parades, sporting occasions, football games, funfairs, fireworks... There are many things to do in Paris. When is the best time to visit Paris? Spring is nice for shows, sporting occasions. Summer is great for funfairs, fireworks, open-air attractions... Autumn for trade shows, exhibitions and Winter for shopping and concerts in Paris. 



Calendar events Paris 2016: January, February

Paris New Year's Day Parade 2016 - La Grande Parade on the Champs-Elysees January 1st.

Winter sales in Paris 2016 or Les Soldes in Paris, January 6 to February 16, 2015. A shopping event in Paris. 

Rallye Paris Tour Eiffel 2016: January 9th at the Halle G. Carpentier.

Paris Deco Off 2016: January 21 to 25. A decoration event. 

Bijorhca Paris 2016: jewellery and watches show January 22 to 25th. Porte de Versailles.

Paris Fashion Week 2016

  • Men's Fashion: January 20 to 24
  • Haute Couture: January 24 to 29 

Festival Mondial du Cirque de Demain 2016: January 28 to 31st. Cirque Phoenix Paris 12th.

Bio 2016 Le Salon Vivez Nature in Paris January 29 to February 1st at the Grande Halle de la Villette.

Salon de la Renovation in Paris: January 29 to February 1st 2016, Porte de Versailles.

Salon Retromobile: February 3 to 7, 2016 in Paris Expo Porte de Versailles.

Paris Manga & Sci-Fi Show: February 6, 7, 2016 in Porte de Versailles.

Six Nations Championship Rugby 2016: February 6 to March 19. A rugby tournament in Paris at the Stade de France. 

Paris Grand Slam Judo 2016: February 6, 7, 2016 at Accor Hotels Arena.

Carnaval de Paris 2016: Paris carnival, February 7. The Parade starts from Place Gambetta at 2 pm to Place de la Republique at 6 pm. 

Chinese New Year 2016: February 8. Chinese event in Paris.

Paris' Chinatown celebrates Chinese New Year with a parade, paper lanterns,  dragon dance down the street. That's a really colourful event. 

Le Salon Art & Decoration in Paris: February 11 to 14, 2016, Grande Halle de la Villette.

Mille & une orchidées expo in Paris February 11 to March 7, 2016 at the Jardin des Plantes. Orchids expo.

Taste of Paris 2016: food festival in Paris February 11 to 14th at the Grand Palais.

Salon Valentin 2016: February 12, 13, 14. Expo at the Espace Canal St-Martin. Valentine's Day gifts.

Course Saint-Valentin 2016: February 14. A running event in Paris in Parc de la Villette.

Chinese New Year Parade in Paris: February 14. Where is the parade? In Paris 13th arrondissement. 

Paris Valentine's Day: February 14.

Odlo Crystal Run: 10 km in Paris February 14, 2016.

Salon de l'Agriculture in Paris 2016: February 26 to March 6. Agricultural show at Porte de Versailles. A Parisian favorite contest of the French finest breeding animals. A must see in Paris in March! Metro: Porte de Versailles. 

Events in March in Paris 

Calendar events Paris in March 2016:

Fashion in Paris Ready to Wear 2016: March 9.

Semi-Marathon in Paris 2016: March 6. Location on Esplanade du Chateau de Vincennes at 10 am.  

Europeen Student Fair: March 11 to 14, 2016. Paris Expo

La Fete de la Saint-Patrick: Saint-Patrick's Day Festival is a live show in Paris March 12, 2016. Palais des Congres, Porte Maillot paris.

St. Patrick's Day in Paris: March 17

Paris International Tourism Show or Salon Mondial du Tourisme:
March 17 to 20, 2016. Location: Porte de Versailles. 

The Verticale Race in Paris at the Eiffel Tower is on March 18th. Evening event in Paris.

Salon du Livre in Paris 2016: March 18 to 21. Book fair. Porte de Versailles Exhibition Centre. Metro: Porte de Versailles.

Cinema du Reel 2016: March 18 to 27. Film festival, documentary film.

Tournoi des VI Nations: France versus England 2016 March 19th. Stade de France. Rugby event in Paris.

Printemps du cinema festival 2016 in Paris: March 20, 21, 22, 2016.

Foire du Trône is a funfair in Paris in March 25 to May 22nd in Bois de Vincennes. Free entrance.

Easter 2016 in Paris: March 27. Fun things to do in Paris.

Ethnografilm 2016 Festival in Paris: March 29 to April 3. Location: Cine 13 Theatre.

Drawing Now Paris 2016: March 30 to April 3. Location: Carreau du Temple. Contemporary art expo.

Art Paris Art Fair 2106: March 31 to April 3rd at the Grand Palais

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Paris April 

Calendar events Paris 2016: major events in April:

April Fool's day April 1st. It includes jokes, paper fish to someone's back. We named it in French Poisson d'Avril.

Marathon in Paris: April 3 2016, April 6 2017. The race starts on the Avenue Champs-Elysees and ends up Avenue Foch. The distance is approximately 42km (26 miles). 

Hip Hop International: competition in Paris April 6, 2016. Palais des Congres, Paris.

Salon des Seniors: expo or seniors in Paris Porte de Versailles April 7 to 10, 2016

Paris-Roubaix 2016: cycling event April 10, 2016.

Paris Comics Expo 2016: April 16, 17th at the Parc Floral de Paris

The Color Run Paris: 5k in Paris April 17, 2106. The best 5k fun run. At the Hotel de Ville.

FIA Formula E Paris: electric car race in Paris April 23, 24, 2016 around the Invalides Paris.

Bastille GMAC: Grand Contemporary Art Market in Paris April 28 to May 2, 2016, Place de la Bastille, Paris.

Foire of Paris 2016: April 29 to May 8. The biggest exhibition in Paris April 29 to May 8. Discover fabulous home interiors, gardens models, camping and outdoor activities, wine and gastronomy at Porte de Versailles. Metro Porte de Versailles. Date Concours Lepine April 29 to May 8.

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May events in Paris

Calendar events Paris May 2016:

Fete du Travail: May 1, Labor Day in Paris also, no work! 

The Mud Day Paris: obstacle race near Paris May 5, 7, 8, 2016. Address: Camp militaire de Frileuse Avenue du Général Leclerc, Beynes.‎

Victory Day in Paris: ceremony in Paris May 8 at the Arc de Triomphe.

Jazz Festival in Paris: May 19 to 31, 2016. Jazz festival in Saint-Germain-des-Pres.

Nuit des Musees 2016 in Paris: free museums May 21. Free entrance to Museums at night. They will stay open late. 

Finale de la Coupe de France 2016: May 21. Stade de France.

French Open Tennis Championship 2016: Paris tennis tournament in Roland Garros, May 22 to June 5. Metro Porte d'Auteuil.

Fête du Pain: May 23 to 29. A bread fair on the Parvis of Notre-Dame Cathedral.

Naturally Paris: expo bio in Paris May 27 to 30, 2016 at ParisExpo Porte de Versailles.

Paris Saint-Germain: course in Paris Bois de Boulogne May 29, 2016.

Garmin Triathlon: sporting event in Paris May 29, 2016. Course from Choisy-le-Roi to the Eiffel Tower.

DDAYS Festival of Design 2016: May 30 to June 5. Pantin.

More events in Paris in May?

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Paris June events 

Look at the new dates in the Summer calendar events Paris 2016. June seems to be the best month to be in Paris. Also one of the busiest months for tourists.

Festival de Saint-Denis classical music and recitals in June 2016 (until June 29).

London to Paris Bike Ride 2016: June 1 to 5. Bike ride 4 Cancer.

Cats The Musical in Paris in June through July 5, 2016 at the Theatre Mogador.

Marvel's Avengers S.T.A.T.I.O.N: exhibition in June until September 25, 2016 at the Parvis de la Defense, Paris.

Expo Paris June 2016 

Weather Festival 2016: electronic music in Paris June 3 to 5th at the Bourget.

Resiste: musical in Paris June 3 to 26 at the Palais des Sports 2016.

Le Carnaval Tropical de Paris carnival in Paris on June 4th. Place Nation.

Bike Feast Fete du Velo 2016 Paris June 4, 5 2016.

Ones of the best concerts in Paris June 2016

Futur en Seine: digital festival in Paris June 9 to 19. Free events in Paris

MakeUp 2016 in Paris: June 9, 10. Carrousel Paris.

Euro Championships 2016: football Euro games June 10 to July 10, 2016. Football matches schedule in Paris.

Paris Jazz Festival June 11 to July 31 2016. Enjoy free jazz concerts in Paris during the festival in the Parc Floral de Paris, Bois de Vincennes.

Download Festival Paris 2016 music festival June 10, 11, 12 at Lonchamps Racecourse. At the program Iron Maiden, Korn, Rammstein and more famous bands, rock music...

Festival Chopin June 18 to July 14 2016. Concerts, music events in the Parc de Bagatelle, Bois de Boulogne.

3D show in Paris Invalides June 14 to 27, 2016.

La Boheme Open Air Opera in Paris June 17 to September 17, 2016.

Course des Héros 2016: Parc de Saint-Cloud June 19 2016.

Fete de la Musique in Paris music festival, June 21. Music, concerts in parks, streets...

Paris June Fashion Shows Men's Fashion 2016: June 22 to 26.

Solidays 2016 Paris June 24 to 26. Music festival, a solidarity event against AIDS. Annual event in Longchamps.

International Dollshouse show: June 26 at the Espace Champerret.

Diner en Blanc will take place in Paris in June 2016. Location and date in Paris will be known at the last minute for the guests. Famous event everybody is dressed in white.

Paris Festival Solidays in June. Hippodrome de Longchamp.

Festival du cinema film festival in Paris in June July.

Les Soldes in Paris or Paris Summer sales 2016: June 22 to August 2.

Fête des Tuileries is a funfair in Paris June 27 to August 23, 2016. Location: Jardin des Tuileries.

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International Paris Air Show Le Bourget 2017 or Salon International de l'Aeronautique et de l'Espace June 19 to 25. Le Bourget.

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Paris July events 

Enjoy our Calendar events Paris July 2016:

Longines Global Champions Tour Longines Paris Eiffel Jumping event 2016 is going to be this year in Paris July 1 to 3rd in the Bois de Boulogne, La Plaine de Jeux de Bagatelle.

Paris Summer sales July 2016 (ends on August 2, 2016).

Été du Canal July 2 to August 21 2016. Festival, music, concerts, balls, activities near the Canal de L'Ourcq.

Fashion Show Haute couture 2016: July 3 to 8.

Japan Expo Paris 2016: a Japanese expo July 7 to 10th Paris Nord Villepinte.

Versailles Festival, shows, concerts, exhibitions, events at the Palace of Versailles near Paris in July, July .

Paris Jazz Festival in July (until July 31). Enjoy free concerts in the Parc Floral... Metro: Chateau de Vincennes.

Fete Foraine Fete des Loges funfair in Saint-Germain-en-Laye July to August 2016 (until August 15). 

Paris Funfair July 2016 to August 22nd in the Jardin des Tuileries near La Grand Roue. 

Free concerts in Paris July through October in the Jardin du Luxembourg.

Open Air Cinema in the Parc de la Villette July 10 to August 20, 2016. Cancelled!

Dance in Paris, Fireman's balls July 13.

Classical events in Paris 2016
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  • Saint-Germain-des-Pres Church, La Madeleine Church...
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Paris Bastille Day 2016: July 14. Music, dance, fireworks...Favorite holiday in the French Calendar events Paris. 

Paris Military parade July 14th. The parade starts around 10 am but arrive early on the Champs-Elysees, it's crowded!

Paris fireworks on Bastille Day, July 14 starts around 11 pm. Location to see the fireworks, the Champs-de-Mars, the Trocadero near the Eiffel Tower.

Paris Quartier d'ete Festival July 10 to August 20, 2016. Location: Luxembourg Garden, Park de la Villette, Andre Citroen Park... Music, theater, circus.

Paris Plages is Paris beach along the Seine River July 18 to August 21, 2016. Free concerts, fun activities for kids.

Le Tour de France is the most famous bike race in France. The 2016 bike race last day July 24th Avenue des Champs-Elysees.

Cinema au clair de lune Paris July 29 to August 14 2016. Free movies. Outdoor movie screenings in Paris parks.

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August events in Paris 

Calendar events Paris: August in Paris can be a slow month. Parisians take their vacations during August. Our calendar events Paris still have very good festivals Quartier d'ete, Cinema au Clair de Lune.

Paris Quartier d'ete festival until August 20, 2016. Location: Place du Palais Royal. Dance, music, theatre...

Cinema au Clair de la Lune to August 14, 2016. Outdoor cinema differents locations, Sacre-Coeur, place des Vosges...

Paris Brest Paris in August. Bike ride. 

The Fountains Night Show all August. Palace of Versailles. Fireworks display.

Free concerts in Paris during the Summer in the Luxembourg Garden.

Fete a Neu-Neu in Paris August to October. Paris fair in the Bois de Boulogne.

Rock en Seine in Paris August 26 to 28, 2016. Rock festival Metro Boulogne in Pont de St-Cloud.

Festival Silhouette concerts and short film August 20 to September 5, 2016 in the parc de la Butte du Chapeau Rouge.

Bois de Boulogne Festival in Paris August 28 to October 11, 2016.

Jazz a la Villette 2016 August 30 to September 11 in the Parc de la Villette. Music soul, funk, rock...

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September events Paris 

Calendar events Paris: September, kids are back to school and Parisian back to work. It is is an excellent month for visiting Paris. The weather is not so hot and humid. Let's see what's happening in Paris during this month. Calendar events Paris big events:

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Maison&Objet Paris 2016: September 2 to 6 2016. 

Baby Cool Paris is a baby trade fair September 3 to 5, 2016. Parc Floral de Paris.

Paris Design Week 2016: September 3 to 10 2016. 

Fete de l'Humanite 2016:  September 9 to 11 in the Parc de la Courneuve. Concerts, shows, talks, expos.

The Great Fireworks Display of Saint-Cloud 2016: September 12 in the Parc de Saint-Cloud.

Techno Parade September 2016. Event, electro music in Paris.

Paris European Heritage Days 2016: September 15 to 20. Free entry to monuments and buildings in Paris, the Senate, Elysee Palace...

La Fete de la Gastronomie is three days gastronomy event in Paris September 23, 24, 25 2016.

Run Disney 2016: half marathon, 5k on September 24, 25th

Paris Fashion Shows Ready to Wear 2016: September 27 to October 5.

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October 

Have fun with our calendar events Paris 2016: what to do in Paris in October?

Mondial de l'Automobile 2016: auto show in Paris October 1 to 16. At Porte de Versailles.

Zelda: Symphony of the Goddesses 2016 Paris October 8th at the Palais des Congres

Paris Halloween Festival: Halloween in October November festival at Disneyland Paris. Your kids will love it!

Paris Sleepless Night in October Paris doesn't sleep. Incredible night: Performances and best music concerts.

Fete des Vendanges de Montmartre in October. Celebration harvest Montmartre's vineyards.

Paris 3D Printshow in Paris in October at the Carrousel du Louvre.

Asia Now Paris: October at the Carrousel du Louvre.

FIAC: October in the Grand Palais. Art Contemporain Fair in Paris.

Paris Comic-Con: October. Video games, comics, games, cosplay. Location: Grande Halle de la Villette.

Fete d'Art Sacre: Festival of Sacred Art. Concerts and exhibitions held in churches in Paris.

Foire d'Automne: Autumn Fair in Paris in October. Deco, construction. tasting, wellness in Paris Porte de Versailles.

Paris Games Week 2016: October 27 to 31, 2016 Venue: Paris Porte de Versailles. Games show, video games.

Bastille Grand Marché d'Art Contemporain October 27 to November 1, 2016 place de la Bastille, Bassin de l'Arsenal, boulevard Bourdon and Bastille.

Paris Chocolate Festival 2016: October 28 to November 1st. Metro: Porte de Versailles. Favorite event in our Calendar Events Paris.

Paris Pitchfork Music Festival: October. La Villette, Paris.

Halloween 2016 Paris October 31st and more in our Calendar events Paris 2016.

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Paris November 2016

Calendar events Paris winter 2016:

Le Mois de la Photo in November: photo month in Paris, Maison Europeenne de la Photographie.

Paris Armistice Day Military parade, the Arch of Triumph down the Champs-Elysees on November 11, 2016. 

Africolor Music Festival Paris: November in Saint-Denis City Centre.

Beaujolais Nouveau 2016 in Paris in November. The Beaujolais Nouveau is a new wine will be served the first time in cafes, restaurants in Paris. 

Notre Dame de Paris musical in Paris November 23 to January 8, 2017 at the Centre des Congres, Paris.

Thanksgiving 2016 in Paris: November 24.

Salon du Cheval de Paris 2016: Horse show in November 26 to December 4th at Paris Nord Villepinte. Jumping Competition, World Arabian Horse Championships, breeding and driving presentations.

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December events in Paris 

December calendar events Paris:

Autumn Festival 2016 events in Paris in October through December 31, ballets, Drama, theatre.

Christmas in Disneyland 2016: Disneyland Paris events through January 2016. Disney Christmas parade, shows, Christmas decor and Christmas lights  in the wonderful park of Disneyland Paris.

Gucci Paris Masters: Paris December 2016. Paris Nord Villepinte. Horse competition Paris December 1 to 4 2016.

Christmas window displays at the Galeries Lafayette, Printemps, Bon Marche Rive-Gauche department stores in December.

Illuminations of Paris on the Champs-Elysees. 100 streets in Paris will be decorated with lights: boulevard Saint-Germain, avenue Montaigne...

Christmas Markets in Paris, Champs-Elysees, Eiffel Tower...

France Telethon in December. An annual fundraising event in France for the myopathy.

Salon Nautique de Paris 2016: December 3 to 11. Boat show in Paris Porte de Versailles.

Disney sur Glace: 100 ans de reves shows in Paris December 4, 7, 9, 10, 11, 13, 14, 16, 17, 18 2016. Shows are located at the Zenith Paris La Villette.

Christmas Bio trade show in Paris in December. Noel en Bio at the Cité des Sciences et de l’Industrie, Porte de la Villette.

La Corrida de Noel is a Christmas Santa Race in Issy-Les-Moulineaux December 11 2016.

Midnight Mass December 24th: Eglise Saint-Germain-des-Pres

Notre-Dame Cathedral Midnight Mass: Paris December 24th.

Christmas Eve Dinner in Disneyland: December 24th

Christmas at the Basilica Sacre-Coeur, Paris: December 24th. Concert, Midnight Mass at midnight.

Christmas Mass at the Cathedral Notre-Dame December 25. 

Christmas Mass at the Basilica Sacred Heart of Paris, Montmartre: December 25th

New Year's Eve celebrations: December 31st on Champs-Elysees avenue.

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