Paris events August 2018, festivals, exhibitions, kids events, sporting events, shows. August is a slower month but don't worry there are things to do in Paris.
Paris Plages is a beach in Paris in July, August. The borders of the Seine river are transformed to an artificial beach, with white sand, deck chairs, cafes and swimming pool. Kids can have fun activities.
The Seine banks become pedestrian. There are three places (Louvre/Pont de Sully, Port de la Gare and Bassin de la Villette). The first beach Louvre/Pont de Sully was opened in 2002.
Three kilometers through historical Paris and features, a swimming pool, concert stage and open-air attractions (rollerblading, tai-chi, wall climbing, boules etc.) All Paris Plages beaches are open non-stop from 8.00 am to midnight.Events in Paris in August
10th Gay Games in 2018: August 4 to 12th
Cinema by Moonlight in July, August 2018.
Fête des Tuileries is a funfair in the Jardin des Tuileries in August.
L'Eté du canal, l'Ourcq en fêtes is a festival in August at the Bassin de la Villette.
Les Pestacles at the Parc Floral de Paris in August.
La Nuit aux Invalides is a spectacular 3D show at the Hotel National des Invalides in August.
Fountain Night Show in Versailles Palace in August.
Paris Cinema au Clair de Lune from July to August. Open air film festival. Classic French movies are projected on a giant big screen in Paris. Different locations in Paris.
Fete des Loges is a funfair from June to August. Location: Saint Germain en Laye.
Festival Classique au Vert concerts in the Parc Floral of Paris from August to September. Bois de Vincennes.
Shows at Palace of Versailles in August: Fountains Night Show on Saturday, Musical Fountains Show on Saturdays and Sundays, The Royal Serenade of the Hall of the Mirrors on Saturdays.FREE entry to 60+ Paris attractions plus
Paris Quartier d'ete July to August. Locations varies around Paris. This festival combines dance, music around the world with local artists and musicians. It's one of the largest events in Paris. Shows at the Palais Royal, Jardin du Luxembourg...
La Villette Open-Air Cinema Festival in August.
August 15th is a National Holiday in Paris.
Festival Silhouette: short films, concerts in August, September 2017
Paris Brest Paris will be held in August 2019. Bicycle race between Paris and Brest.
Festival Rock en Seine 2018 is a rock festival on August 24, 25th, 26th, 2017 in Domaine National de Saint-Cloud, outside of Paris. Take the Metro to Boulogne - Pont de St-Cloud metro station. It's one of the major Paris events August. Three days of world-class rock and indie music.
Célébration de la Libération de Paris is a celebration ball on August 25th, front of the Hotel de Ville in Paris.
Jazz à La Villette is a jazz festival in August at La Villette, Paris.
Arc de Triomphe
Bois de Vincennes
Bois de Boulogne
Jardin du Luxembourg
Philharmonie de Paris