Calendar events Paris
 2015, 2016

Paris calendar events Paris 2015, 2016, 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 

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

Winter sales in Paris or Les Soldes in Paris, January 7 to February 10, 2015. A shopping event in Paris. Paris sales 2016: January 6 to February 16. 

Paris Deco Off: January 22 to 26, 2015. A decoration event. Paris Deco Off 2016: January 21 to 25. 

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

Paris Fashion Week: Men's Fashion, January 21 to 25, 2015. Haute Couture 2015: January 25 to 30. Men's Fashion 2016: January 20 to 24. Haute Couture 2016: January 24 to 29. 

Mille & une orchidées expo: February 12 to March 9, 2015. Jardin des Plantes. Orchids expo.

Course Saint-Valentin: February 14, 2015. A running event in Paris in Parc de la Villette. Course St-Valentin 2016: February 14.

Paris Valentine's Day: February 14.

Carnaval de Paris: Paris carnival, February 15, 2015. The Parade starts from Place Gambetta at 2 pm to Place de la Republique at 6 pm. Paris Carnival 2016: February 7.

Chinese New Year: February 19, 2015. A Chinese event in Paris. Chinese New Year 2016: February 8.

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

Chinese New Year Parade in Paris: February 22 at 1pm. Where is the parade? In Paris 13th arrondissement.  

Salon de l'Agriculture in Paris: February 21 to March 1, 2015. An 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. Salon of Agriculture 2016: February 26 to March 6.

Six Nations Championship Rugby: February 28, 2015. A rugby tournament. 2016 Six Nations Championship: February 6 to March 19.

Events in March in Paris 

David Bowie Expo Paris March 3 to 31, 2015. Cite de la Musique.

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

Ready to Wear 2016: March 9.

Semi-Marathon in Paris: March 8, 2015. Location on Esplanade du Chateau de Vincennes at 10 am. Semi-Marathon 2016: March 6.

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

Organ Recital at Notre-Dame Cathedral: March 17. Organ concert in Paris.

St. Patrick's Day in Paris: March 17

Julien Clerc concert in Paris March 17 to 21, 2015. Palais des Sports.

Paris International Tourism Show or Salon Mondial du Tourisme:
March 19 to 22, 2015. Location: Porte de Versailles. Tourism trade show 2016: March 17 to 20.

Eiffel Tower The Verticale Race is on March 20th. Evening event in Paris. La Verticale 2016: March 18.

Salon du Livre in Paris: March 20 to 23, 2015. Porte de Versailles Exhibition Centre. Metro: Porte de Versailles. Book Fair 2016: March 18 to 21.

Drawing Now Paris: March 25 to 29, 2015. Location: Carreau du Temple. Contemporary art expo 2016: March 30 to April 3.

Art Paris Art Fair: March 26 to 29, 2015. Location: Grand Palais.

Foire du Trône is opening on March 27 until May 25, 2015. Funfair in Paris in Bois de Vincennes. Free entrance.

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Paris April 

Calendar events Paris: major events in April:

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

Harry Potter Expo in Paris: April 4 to September 6, 2015. Location: Cité du Cinema.

Easter in Paris: April 5, 2015. Fun things to do in Paris. Easter Sunday 2016: March 27.

Ethnografilm Festival in Paris: April 8 to 12, 2015. Location: Cine 13 Theatre. Ethnografilm 2016: March 29 to April 3.

Shen Yun in April in Paris at the Palais des Congrès de Paris, April 10 to 12.

Marathon in Paris: April 12, 2015. It starts on the Champs-Elysees and ends on Avenue Foch. Jog or walk approximately 42km (26 miles). Paris Marathon 2016: April 3.

The Color Run in Paris: April 19, 2015. The best 5k fun run.

Foire of Paris: 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 Porte de Versailles. Metro Porte de Versailles. Paris Fair 2016: April 29 to May 8.

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May events in Paris

Calendar events Paris in May:

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

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

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

Stars 80 in Paris: concert on May 9th, 2015. Venue: Stade de France.

Fête du Pain: May 8 to 17, 2015. A bread fair on the Parvis of Notre-Dame Cathedral.

Jazz Festival in Versailles: May 10 to 17, 2015.

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

OuiShare Fest 15: May 20 to 22, 2015. Venue: Cabaret Sauvage.

London to Paris Bike Ride: May 20 to 24, 2015. Bike ride 4 Cancer.

French Open Tennis ChampionshipParis tennis tournament in Roland Garros, May 24 to June 7, 2015. Metro Porte d'Auteuil.

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

Naturally Paris 2015 May 29 to June 1, 2015. Paris Expo Porte de Versailles.

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Paris June events 

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.

DDAYS Festival of Design Paris June 1 to 7, 2015. Pantin.

Weather Festival Paris June 4 to 6, 2015.

Paris Jazz Festival 2015 on June 7 to July 27. Sunset-Sunside Jazz Club.

Paul McCartney in Paris June 11 at the Stade de France.

Futur en Seine 2015 in Paris is a numeric festival from June 11 to 14.

International Paris Air Show Le Bourget 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.

The Chopin Festival in Paris June 20 to July 14, 2015. Where is the festival? In the Bagatelle Garden.

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

Paris Fashion Shows Men's Fashion 2015: June 24 to 28. Men's Fashion 2016: June 22 to 26.

Paris Festival Solidays June 26 to 28, 2015. Hippodrome de Longchamp.

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

Les Soldes d'été in Paris Summer sales June 24 to July 28, 2015. Les Soldes Summer sales 2016: June 22 to August 2.

More events in Paris in June?

Tour de France

Paris July events 

Enjoy our Calendar events Paris in July:

Paris Summer sales ends on July 28, 2015.

Japan Expo Paris July 2 to 5, 2015. Paris Nord Villepinte.

Longines Global Champions Tour Paris Eiffel Jumping, in Paris on July 3 to 5, 2015. Champs-de-Mars.

Fashion Show Haute Couture 2015: July 5 to 10. Haute couture 2016: July 3 to 8.

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

Paris Jazz Festival in July. 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.

Carnaval Tropical de Paris carnival on July 4, 5 in Place Nation.

Fashion Show in Paris Haute Couture July 5 to 10, 2015.

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

Bastille Day in Paris 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!

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 14 to August 9. Location: Luxembourg Garden, Park de la Villette, Andre Citroen Park... Music, theater, circus.

Paris Plages 2015 the beach in Paris July 20 to August 18. Along the Seine River, free concerts, fun activities for kids.

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: 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.

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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...

Paris Brest Paris August 16 to 20, 2015. Bike ride. 

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 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 28 to 30, 2015. Rock festival in August. Metro Boulogne. Pont de St-Cloud.

Baby Cool Paris trade fair about baby August 29, 30, 31, 2015. Parc Floral de Paris.

2015 Concerts, opera in Paris
  • Notre-Dame Cathedral concerts
  • Opera in Paris
  • Philharmonie de Paris

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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:

Free entry to over 60 attractions
  • Louvre Museum
  • Museum d'Orsay 
  • Rodin Museum

Maison&Objet Paris September 4 to 8, 2015.

Paris Design Week September 5 to 12, 2015.

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

La Traviata at Hôtel National des Invalides: Opéra en Plein Air September 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 2015. Outdoor event in Paris.

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

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

Paris Techno Parade in September.

Discover sightseeing tours in Paris
  • Paris by Night
  • Dinner at the Eiffel Tower
  • Paris Tour

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

Fashion Show Ready to Wear 2015September 29 to October 7. Ready to Wear 2016: September 27 to October 5.

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

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Calendar events Paris in October 

Have fun with our calendar events Paris 2015: what to do in Paris in October?

Mondial de l'Automobile 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.

FIAC October 22 to 25, 2015. Grand Palais. Art Contemporain Fair in Paris.

Paris Comic-Con on October 23 to 25. Video games, comics, games, cosplay. Location: Grande Halle de la Villette.

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.

Le Cirque du Soleil in Paris performances November 6 to December 13. Amaluna show location Plaine de Jeux de Bagatelle.

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

U2 in Paris November 10, 11, 14, 15.

Beaujolais Nouveau 2015 in Paris November 19, 2015 The Beaujolais Nouveau is a new wine will be served the first time in cafes, restaurants in Paris. 

Horse Exhibition Salon du Cheval de Paris November 28 to December 6, 2015 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:

Gucci Paris Masters Paris December 3 to 6, 2015. Paris Nord Villepinte. Horse competition.

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 December 5 to 13, 2015 boat show! Metro: Porte de Versailles.

Madonna in Paris on December 9.

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

Notre-Dame Cathedral Midnight Mass, December 24.

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

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

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

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