Calendar events Paris
2014, 2015

Paris calendar events Paris 2014, 2015, dates of 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. 

Paris January February 2015

New Year's Day Parade on January 1 in Montmartre. Huge procession with jugglers, clowns and lots of music.

Winter sales in Paris Les Soldes in Paris, January 7 to February 10, 2015.

Paris Deco Off 2015 January 22 to 26.

Bijorhca Paris jewellery and watches show, January 23 to 26, 2015. Porte de Versailles.

Valentine's Day on February 14.

2015 Carnaval de Paris February 15, 2015. Paris Carnival.

Paris Fashion Week 2015 Men's Fashion, January 21 to 25, 2015. Haute Couture, January 25 to 30, 2015.

Carnaval de Paris Promenade du Boeuf Gras, Paris carnival, February 15, 2015. Location: Le Marais. Metro: Rambuteau.

Paris Chinese New Year 2015: February 19. Paris' Chinatown, in the Southeast of Paris celebrates Chinese New Year with a parade, paper lanterns,  dragon dance down the street. That's a really colourful event. Metro: Porte d'Ivry, Porte de Choisy

Salon de l'Agriculture an agricultural fair in Paris at the Porte de Versailles February 21 to March 1, 2015. It includes a Parisian favorite contest of the French finest breeding animals. A must see! Metro: Porte de Versailles.

Six Nations Championship 2015 Rugby February 28, 2015. Stade Saint-Denis.

Events in March in Paris 2015

Calendar events Paris Spring 2015:

Fashion Week in Paris March 4 to 11, 2015. Women's Ready to Wear.

Printemps du cinema festival in Paris, March 16 to 18, 2015.

The International Tourism Show or Salon Mondial du Tourisme
March 19 to 22, 2015. Location: Porte de Versailles.

Salon du Livre fantastic international Paris book fair, March 20 to 23, 2015. Porte de Versailles Exhibition Centre. Metro: Porte de Versailles.

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Paris April 2015

Free entry to over 60 attractions
  • Louvre Museum
  • Notre-Dame Cathedral
  • Paris Opera Garnier
  • Arc de Triomphe
  • Paris Bus Tour
  • Orsay Museum
  • River Cruise

April Fool's day on April 1, 2015 includes jokes, paper fish to someone's back. We named it in French Poisson d'Avril.

Easter in Paris on April 5, 2015.

Marathon of Paris Sunday April 12, 2015 starts on the Champs-Elysees and end at the Avenue Foch. Jog or walk approximately 42km (26 miles).

Foire of Paris is a fair April 29 to May 10, 2015. A big exhibition of decor of home interiors, model of gardens, camping and outdoor activities, wine and gastronomy... at the Porte de Versailles. Metro Porte de Versailles.

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May events 2015 in Paris

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

Paris Video Games Show May 1, 2, 3, 2015. Parc des Expositions Paris Nord Villepinte.

Victory Day in Paris on May 8. There is a ceremony at the Arc de Triomphe.

Fête du Pain is a feast in Paris, a bread fair in May on the Parvis of Notre-Dame Cathedral.

Versailles Jazz Festival May 10 to 17, 2015.

Nuit des Musees is the museums night in Paris on May 16, 2015. Free entrance to the Paris Museums. They stay open late at night. 

French Open Tennis Championship is a famous tennis tournament in   Roland Garros in Paris, May 24 to June 7, 2015. Metro Porte d'Auteuil.

Bike Feast in Paris May to June. Fete du Velo in Luxembourg Garden.

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Paris June events 2015

Look at the new dates in the Summer calendar events Paris 2015. June seems to be the best month to be in Paris. Also the busiest month for tourists.

International Paris Air Show Le Bourget or Salon International de l'Aeronautique et de l'Espace June 15 to 21, 2015. Le Bourget.

MakeUp in Paris June 18, 19, 2015. Carrousel Paris.

Fete de la Musique is a music festival in Paris, June 21, 2015. Music, concerts in parks, streets...

Paris Fashion Shows Men's Fashion June 24 to 28, 2015.

Paris Solidays Festival iJune. Hippodrome de Longchamp.

Festival du cinema is a film festival in Paris in June to July.

Les Soldes d'été Summer sales in Paris, June 24 to July 28, 2015.

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Best locations in Paris
  • Eiffel Tower
  • Louvre Museum
  • Champs-Elysees
  • Paris Opera House
  • Montmartre

Paris July events

Paris Summer sales ends on July 28, 2015.

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

Paris Jazz Festival inJuly. Why not to enjoy free concerts at the Parc Floral... Metro: Chateau de Vincennes.

Fete des Loges is a funfair in July to August. Saint-Germain-en-Laye funfair.

Paris Funfair at the Tuileries July to August. 

Free concerts in July in Paris to October at the Jardin du Luxembourg.

Paris Japan Expo July. Paris Nord Villepinte Exhibition Centre.

Paris Carnival Tropical de Paris July 4, 5, 2015. Paris carnival Place Nation.

Fashion Show Haute Couture July.

The Chopin Festival in Paris in July. Where is the festival? In the Bagatelle Garden.

Paris Plages 2015 in July, August. Summer Paris beach. Free concerts, fun activities.

Dance in Paris, Fireman's ball July 13, 2015.

Bastille Day 2015 on July 14. Music, dance, fireworks...favorite holiday  in the French Calendar events Paris. 

The Military parade in Paris on July 14, 2015. Starts around 10 am but arrive early on the Champs-Elysees, it's crowded!

Tour de France

Paris fireworks on Bastille DayJuly 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 to August. Location: Luxembourg Garden, Park de la Villette, Andre Citroen Park... Music, theater, circus.

2015 Tour de France famous bike race finishing on the Champs-Elysees, July 26, 2015.

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August events in Paris 

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

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

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

Rock en Seine in August. Paris rock festival in August. Metro Boulogne - Pont de St-Cloud.

La Villette Open-Air Cinema Festival until end of August. Location: Parc de la Villette.

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

Free concerts in the Luxembourg Garden in August.

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

September events Paris 

Calendar events Paris: this month, kids are back to school and Parisian back to work. September 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:

Paris Design Week September 5  to 12, 2015.

Jazz de la Villette in September. Music soul, funk, rock at the Parc de la Villette 211, avenue Jean Jaures. Metro : Porte de Pantin.

The Great Fireworks Display of Saint-Cloud in September. Saint-Cloud Park.

Fete de l'Humanite September. Parc de la Courneuve.

Paris Techno Parade in September.

European Heritage Days September. Famous sites and monuments can be visited for free like the Senate, Elysee Palace...

Fashion Show Ready to Wear September to October.

Autumn Festival Ballets, Drama...Theatre du Chatelet.

Calendar events Paris in October 

Mondial de l'Automobile is an auto show in Paris in October at the Porte de Versailles..

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

Asia Now Paris October 18 to 22, 2015 at the Carrousel du Louve.

Halloween Festival 2015 October to November at Disneyland Paris.

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

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

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

Paris Games Week in October, November. Paris Porte de Versailles.

Paris Chocolate Festival in October. Metro: Porte de Versailles. A favorite event in our Calendar Events Paris.

Pitchfork Music Festival in Paris, October, November. La Villette, Paris.

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Paris November Events

Calendar events Paris winter 2015:

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

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

Paris Armistice Day Military parade, the Arch of Triumph down the Champs-Elysees on November 11, 2015. 

Beaujolais Nouveau 2015 in November. The new wine Beaujolais Nouveau will be served for the first time in cafes, restaurants in Paris. 

Horse Exhibition Salon du Cheval de Paris November to December. Paris Nord Villepinte. Jumping Competition, World Arabian Horse Championships, breeding and driving presentations.

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December events in Paris 2014

December calendar events Paris:

Paris Circus Cirque Phenix CirkAfrika 2 December to January 11, 2015. Pelouse de Reuilly.

Christmas concerts, events in December
  • The Nutcracker: Paris Opera Ballet
  • La Source: Paris Opera Ballet
  • An American in Paris: The Musical
  • Christmas Concerts at La Sainte Chapelle
  • Puer Natus Est: Christmas Concert in Notre-Dame de Paris
  • New Year's Eve at Palais Garnier in Paris

Christmas window displays at the Galeries Lafayette, Printemps, Bon Marche Rive-Gauche department stores in December 2014.

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 nice boats show! International show held in December 6 to 14, 2014. Metro: Porte de Versailles.

Christmas Corrida Race December 14, 2014. La Corrida de Noel, Issy-Les-Moulineaux.

Midnight Mass at Notre-Dame Cathedral in December 24.

Christmas Mass at the Cathedral Notre-Dame on December 25. 

Notre-Dame Cathedral concerts Christmas concert, December 30, 2014.

Christmas Bio trade show Paris, December 12 to 14, 2014. Noel en Bio at the Cité des Sciences et de l’Industrie, Porte de la Villette.

Casse-Noisette in Paris at the Palais des Congres, December 30, 31.

New Year's Eve celebrations, December 31 on the Champs-Elysees avenue.

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Paris at Christmas 2014

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