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Paris events August

Events in Paris in August, festivals, exhibitions, kids events, sporting events, shows...

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Paris Plages along the Seine

Musical Fountains Shows and Musical Gardens in the Gardens of the Palace of Versailles.

The music of Picasso: exhibition at the Philharmonie de Paris in August (from April 3 to August 16, 2020)

Fete des Loges funfair in Saint Germain en Laye in August (from June 26 to August 16, 2020), rides, attractions, restaurants.

How to become a Parisian in one hour" by Olivier Giraud: show, comedy at the Théâtre des Nouveautés in August.

Paris Plages 2020 August 1 to 31. The borders of the Seine river will be transformed into artificial beaches, with white sand, deck chairs, cafes, swimming pool, and fun activities for kids.

Festival Paris l'Eté (Paris Summer Festival) in August. Theater, dance, circus, music, performances in Paris.

Festival Paris l'été 2019

Concerts and Tours in Paris
  • Concerts at La Sainte Chapelle
  • Ile de la Cité with Notre Dame's Island and the Sainte Chapelle Family Tour
  • Versailles Palace & Gardens Half Day Tour

Fête des Tuileries funfair in August in the Tuileries Garden, rides, big wheel, cotton candy.

L'Eté du canal, l'Ourcq en fêtes, festival in August in Bassin de la Villette, Paris.

La Nuit aux Invalides "Lutèce" monumental show in August 2020 (July 8 to 29), spectacular outdoor 3D show, location Hotel National des Invalides.

Paris Cinema au Clair de Lune in August 2020 (July 15 to August 16). Open air film festival. Classic French movies are projected on a giant big screen in Paris. Different locations in Paris.

Festival Classique au Vert classical concerts in the Parc Floral of Paris in August 2019. 

FREE entry to 60+ Paris attractions plus

La Villette Open-Air Cinema Festival in August. 

August 15th is a National Holiday in France. 

Festival Rock en Seine in the Domaine National de Saint-Cloud, outside of Paris from August 21 to 23, 2020. Three days of world-class rock and indie music

Jazz à La Villette in La Villette, Paris. Jazz festival

European Athletics Championships Paris 2020: August 24 to 29, 2020

Festival Silhouette: film festival August 28 to September 5, 2020, short films, free films, concerts, in the Parc Buttes du Chapeau Rouge.

Return from Paris Events August to Paris Vacations

Paris Calendar of events


Sporting events


Museums of Paris

The Louvre

Musée d'Orsay

Museum Rodin

Monuments to visit

Arc de Triomphe

Basilica Sacré-Coeur

Eiffel Tower

Churches concerts

Notre-Dame Cathedral



Best Shopping

Le Marais

Galeries Lafayette

Avenue Montaigne

Restaurants in Paris




Events in Parks

Bois de Vincennes

Bois de Boulogne

Jardin du Luxembourg

Paris with kids



Kids events

Palace of Versailles





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Classical music

Philharmonie de Paris

Salle Gaveau


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Hotels best locations

Eiffel Tower


Latin Quarter

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