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Calendar of events Paris 2021

Paris Calendar of events 2021, festivals, parades, sporting events, funfairs, fireworks, concerts, competitions, trade shows, concerts.

JANUARY 2021

Winter sales in Paris or Les Soldes in Paris, January 6 to February 2, 2021. A shopping event in Paris. 

Salon des Familles at Paris Expo Porte de Versailles January 15, 16, 17, 2021. Workshops for parents, workshops for kids, contests and awards.

Paris Fashion Week 2021:

  • Men: January 19 to 24, 2021
  • Haute Couture: January 25 to 28, 2021

Bijorhca Paris: January 2021, location Porte de Versailles. Professional jewellery and watches show.

Salon Vivez Nature: bio fair in January 2021, in the Grande Halle de la Villette.

Paris Animal Show: January 15, 16, 17, 2021, location: Paris Expo Porte de Versailles.

Salon Studyrama des Formations Gaming et Coding - Paris at the Espace Champerret January 16, 2021.

Le Grand Prix d'Amérique: January. Horse trotting race in Hippodrome de Paris, Vincennes.

Les Thermalies at the Carrousel du Louvre Paris January 21 to 24, 2021. 

Paris Deco Off: January 21 to 25, 2021. interior design and decorations

International Automobile Festival: January at Les Invalides Paris.

Maison & Objet: January 22 to 26, 2020. Parc des expositions de Paris Nord Villepinte

Salon International de la Lingerie at Porte de Versailles January 23, 24, 25, 2021.

Salon de l'Etudiant: January or February. Porte de Versailles.

Festival Mondial du Cirque de Demain: January 28 to 31, 2021. Cirque Phénix.

art3f Paris: contemporary art fair: January 29 to 31, 2021, at Paris Expo Porte de Versailles.

FEBRUARY 2021

Edgar Moreau and Sunwook Kim in recital: Théâtre des Champs-Élysées February 1, 2021

Anja Harteros sings Wagner: Théâtre des Champs‐Elysées February 2, 2021

Mikhail Pletnev: Piano recital at the Champs‐Elysées February 3, 2020

2021 Six Nations Championship February 6 to March 20, 2021.

Mille & une orchidées expo in the Jardin des Plantes in Paris in February, March 2021. Orchids expo.0

Salon des Entrepreneurs in February 2021. Palais des congrès.

Retromobile Show February 2021, at Paris Expo Porte de Versailles.

Le Salon de la Renovation et Decoration February, at the Porte de Versailles.

Paris Grand Slam Judo February 2021, location AccorHotels Arena.

Odlo Crystal Run February. 10 km in Paris. Parvis de l'Hotel de Ville.

Course de la Saint-Valentin February 13, 2021. Running event, 5km, Parc des Buttes de Chaumont, Paris.

Vinexpo Paris February 15 to 17, 2021. Parc des Expositions.

Chinese New Year Parade in Paris February 2021. Chinese Parade, dragon dances, shows, chants, animations in Paris...

Carnaval de Paris February 14, 2021. The Parade starts from Place Gambetta to Place de la Republique. 

Salon de l'Agriculture in Paris February 27 to March 7, 2021. Agricultural show at Paris Porte de Versailles. Contest of the French finest breeding animals. 

MARCH 2021

Paris Fashion Week Women March 1 to 9, 2021

Paris International Tourism Show or Salon Mondial du Tourisme March 18 to 21, 2021, Paris Expo Porte de Versailles. 

Cinéma du réel International Film Festival March 12 to 21, 2021. Centre Pompidou and other venues.

St. Patrick's Day March 17.

Salon du Livre book fair in Paris March 19 to 22, 2021.
Porte de Versailles Exhibition Centre. 

Foire du Trône: funfair in Paris March to May. Bois de Vincennes. Free entrance.

2021 Six Nations Championship March 21, 2021. France vs Wales, Stade de France, Paris.

Drawing Now Art Fair contemporary art fair in Paris March 25 to 28, 2021. Carreau du Temple, 2 Rue Perrée, Paris.

100 % Festival March 30 to April 18, 2021, exhibition, performances, cinema, concerts, workshops, shows, design
La Villette, 
211 Avenue Jean Jaurès, Paris.

More events in Paris in March?

APRIL 2021

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

Musical Fountains Shows at Versailles Palace from April to October 

Paris Roubaix Challenge 2021 April 11, 2021. Route including all of the cobbles.

Easter Sunday: April 4, 2021. Easter activities in Paris, Easter eggs hunts.

Paris Manga & Sci-Fi Show April 10, 11, 2021, Paris Expo Porte de Versailles.

Art Paris Art Fair April 8 to 11, 2021, expo, modern and Contemporary art, 139 galleries gathered under the Grand Palais cupola. Location: Grand Palais.

salon VeggieWorld: April 10, 11, 2021. Centquatre Paris.

Taste of Paris 2021: gastronomy festival, chefs casting, masterclasses. April 12 to 18, 2021, The Grand Palais, Paris.

Salon Sugar Paris Cake-Design Show, The Pastry Show, chefs, cake-design, workshops, competitions, April 2021, Parc Floral de Paris.

Ethnografilm Paris: April 13 to 18, 2021, Théâtre Lepic

Bastille GMAC Contemporary Art Market, painters, sculptors, photographers in April, May. Location: Esplanade du Château de Vincennes.

Paris E-Prix electric street racing series April 24, 2021, electric cars. E-Village, autograph session of the pilots, Les Invalides.

Foire of Paris April 29 to May 10, 2021. home interiors, gardens models, camping and outdoor activities, wine, gastronomy. Porte de Versailles.

More events in April in Paris?

MAY 2021

La Fete du Travail, Labor Day, or May Day May 1st.

Shen Yun May 5 to 12, 2021, Palais des Congrès de Paris.

Victory Day in Paris ceremony May 8th. Location: Arc de Triomphe.

Fête du Pain bread festival in France in May.

French Open Tennis Championship May 17 to June 6, 2021, tournament, Roland Garros.

Europeen Night Of Museums May 18, 2021, free admission, museums opened at night.  

Jazz festival in Saint-Germain-des-Pres May 2021, jazz music, concerts in bars and on cafe terraces, Saint-German-des-Pres, 6th arrondissement of Paris.

Paris Saint-Germain la course in Paris, Bois de Boulogne.

The Mud Day Paris: May. Obstacle race near Paris. Address: Camp militaire de Frileuse Avenue du Général Leclerc, Beynes.‎

Villette Sonique May 27 to 30, 2021, open-air music festival at  La Villette. 

Fete du Velo in France in May, June.

Paris France Muddy Angel Run May 29, 2021, Île de loisirs de Vaires, Torcy, Route de Torcy

More events in Paris in May?

JUNE 2021

Dîner en Blanc in June in Paris.

Festival de Saint-Denis June, July 2021. The music festival celebrates its 50th anniversary. Classical music and recitals in Saint-Denis, France. Posponed

Musicora June 4 to 6, 2021. exhibition, music instruments. La Seine Musicale. 

Naturally Paris June 4 to 7, 2021. free expo in Paris. Location: Paris Expo Porte de Versailles. 

No Finish Line on Champs-de-Mars in June.

Viva TechTechnology June 17 to 19, 2021. Paris Porte de Versailles.

Paris France Muddy Angel Run June 13, 14, 2020

International Dollshouse show June 20, 2021. Novotel Paris Est, Bagnolet.

Champs-Elysees Film Festival June. Avenue des Champs-Élysées. 

MakeUp Paris June 17, 18, 2021. Carrousel du Louvre Paris. 

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

Futur en Seine June 2021. Digital festival, free events in Paris.

Solidays June 18 to 20, 2021. Music festival. Longchamps Racecource.

Festival Chopin June, July 2021. Concerts, music events at the Orangerie of Parc de Bagatelle, Bois de Boulogne.

Course des Héros in Parc de Saint-Cloud in June and October.

The Fête des Tuileries is a traditional Parisian funfair is back from June to August. Location: Jardin des Tuileries.

Paris Fashion Week, Men's Fashion June 22 to 27, 2020.

Summer Sales in Paris June 23 to July 20, 2021.

Fete des Loges June to August. Funfair in Saint-Germain-en-Laye.

Paris Jazz Festival June, July 2021. Free concerts in Parc Floral de Paris, Bois de Vincennes.

The International Paris Air Show Le Bourget (Salon International de l'Aeronautique et de l'Espace) is organized every 2 years. The next show is in 2021, from June 21 to 27th. Location: Le Bourget, near Paris.

Garmin Triathlon June 27, 2021. 

More events in Paris in June?

JULY 2021

Le Printemps du cinema is back in Paris in July. You can enjoy movie tickets at 4 euros to discover the best movies in theaters.

Le Carnaval Tropical de Paris in July on Champs-Elysees.

Japan Expo Paris July 15 to 18, 2021. Paris-Nord Villepinte Exhibition Center.

Haute Couture Paris Fashion Week July 4 to 8, 2021.

Longines Paris Eiffel Jumping July 2021. Jumping competition on Champs de Mars.

L'Ete du Canal July, August 2021. Festival in Paris, music, concerts, balls, activities near the Canal de L'Ourcq.

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

Open Air Cinema in the Parc de la Villette in July August. 

The Night at Les Invalides is a mounumental sound and light show from July to August in Paris, Place des Invalides.

Fireman's balls July 13, 14, 2021. 

Paris Bastille Day on July 14th. Music, dance, fireworks...One of our favorite holidays in the Calendar events Paris. 

The Military parade in Paris is an annual event in Paris on July 14th. The parade starts around 10am on the Avenue des Champs-Elysees. 

Bastille Day Fireworks on July 14th starts around 11pm. Best location to see the fireworks are at the Champs-de-Mars, the Trocadero near the Eiffel Tower.

Festival Paris l'été is a festival in July to August. Locations: Luxembourg Garden, Park de la Villette, Andre Citroen Park... Music, theater, circus.

Paris Plages is a beach Summer festival along the Seine River in July to September. Free concerts, fun activities for kids.

Lollapalooza Paris is a Rock and Pop Music Summer Festival on July 17, 18, 2021. Hippodrome de Longchamp.

Le Tour de France is the most famous cycling event in France from June 26 to July 18, 2021.

Cinema by Moonlight in Paris in July, August. Free movies in Paris. Outdoor movie screenings in parks.

More events in Paris in July?

AUGUST 2021

Festival Classique au vert is a classical music festival in the Parc Floral de Paris from August to September. 

Festival Paris l'Ete in August. Location: Place du Palais Royal. Dance, music, theatre...

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

Paris Brest Paris in August. Bike ride. 

The Fountains Night Show in August at Palace of Versailles. Fireworks display.

Free concerts in Paris during Summer in Luxembourg Garden.

Festival Silhouette: concerts and short film from August to September in the Parc de la Butte du Chapeau Rouge.

Festival at the Bois de Boulogne Festival, August to October.

Jazz at La Villette, August to September in the Parc de la Villette. Music soul, funk, rock...

La Fête au Bois de Boulogne August to October, ex-Fête à Neu-Neu, location Bois de Boulogne, Paris.

Festival Rock en Seine August 27, 28 and 29, 2021, Domaine National de Saint Cloud.

Japan Party 2021 - Fantastic Show August 28, 29, 2021, Parc Floral de Paris., cosplay contest, manga, video games, concerts, entertainment, conferences... 

More events in Paris in August?

September 2021

Semi-Marathon in Paris September 5, 2021. It starts on Quais d’Austerlitz and finishes on Quais François Mauriac. 

Baby Cool: professional trade show in September in Parc Floral de Paris.

Paris Design Week: September. 

Maison&Objet Paris is an international trade fair for professionals, dedicated to lifestyle, decoration and design. Dates: September.

La Fête de l'Humanité in September in Parc de la Courneuve. Concerts, shows, talks, expos.

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

Disneyland Paris Half Marathon Weekend: September. Disneyland Paris 5k and runDisney kids race, Disneyland Paris 10k, at Disneyland Paris.

Fashion Show in Paris, Women: September to October 2020.

Techno Parade: electro music event in September.

Disney's Halloween Festival: September to November. Festival in Disneyland Paris. 

  • The spectacularly sparkly Disney Illuminations show
  • Disney Halloween Parties 

Salon des Seniors: fair, exhibtors, thematic villages, retirement, estate, alternative medicine, conferences, events. Date: September. Location: Paris Expo Porte de Versailles.

Women Paris Fashion Week September to October, September to October.

Verticale Race of the Eiffel Tower: September. Climb up the 1665 stairs of the Eiffel Tower.

More events in Paris in September?


OCTOBER NOVEMBER 2021

Mondial Paris Motor Show: October, at Porte de Versailles.

Nuit Blanche is Sleepless Night with performances, entertainment in Paris on October 2, 2021. 

Odyssea course in October at Hippodrome de Vincennes.

Paris Manga & Sci-Fi Show in October, Porte de Versailles.

La Semaine du Gout in October, The Week of Tastes in Paris.

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

VeggieWorld Paris in October, location Garage Amelot.

20KM de Paris course in October.

Paris Asian Fair: Asia Now in October, location 9 avenue Hoche, Paris 8th.

Marathon of Paris: long-distance race of 42.195 km, start line on the Avenue Champs-Elysees, finish line on Avenue Foch, distance is approximately 42km (26 miles). Date: Posponed

Contemporary Art Fair FIAC in Paris. Art fair at the Grand Palais.

Art Shopping Paris, Carrousel du Louvre. 

Paris Comic-Con has been cancelled in October. Festival Pop-Culture, Video games, comics, games, cosplay. Location: Grande Halle de la Villette.

Foire d'Automne October. Autumn Fair, deco, construction. tasting, wellness, at Paris Porte de Versailles.

Paris Games Week location: Porte de Versailles.

Le Salon du Chocolat 2021 October 28 to November 1, 2021. Metro: Porte de Versailles. Chocolate fair.

Halloween in Paris on October 31st.

Pitchfork Paris October, November 2021. Music festival at the Grande Halle de la Villette.

More events in October in Paris

DECEMBER  

Africolor Music Festival Paris in December in Saint-Denis City Centre.

Paris Horse Show in December, Paris Nord Villepinte. Jumping Competition, World Arabian Horse Championships, breeding and driving presentations.

Longines Masters Paris in December, at Paris Nord Villepinte. World horse jumping.

Festival Automobile International at Les Invalides Paris in December to February.

Noēl en Bio in December. Christmas bio trade show at the Parc Expo Porte de Versailles.

Salon Nautique de Paris in December, boat show at Paris Expo Porte de Versailles in December.

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.

La Corrida de Noel in December. Santa Claus race in Issy-Les-Moulineaux.

Christmas Market in December near the Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Paris.

Midnight Mass on December 24th, location Eglise Saint-Germain-des-Pres

Notre-Dame Cathedral Midnight Mass on December 24th.

Christmas Eve Dinner in Disneyland on December 24th

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

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

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

New Year's Eve celebration on the Champs-Elysees in December 31st.

The calendar of events brings even more ideas for your vacations in Paris.

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Notre-Dame Cathedral

Sainte-Chapelle

Saint-Ephrem 

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Jardin du Luxembourg

Paris with kids

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Palace

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Events

Tearooms

La Durée

Macarons

Chocolate

Paris tips

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Philharmonie de Paris

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Paris Pass

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Attractions

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Eiffel Tower

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Latin Quarter



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Running events in Paris

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Run in the night 

Fun Run

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Futur en Seine

Bastille Day

Paris bicycle races

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