Paris events May

Paris events May 2019, fairs, sporting events, tennis, concerts, operas, exhibitions, trade shows, art shopping...

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notre-Dame Cathedral

Equestrian Shows of the National Equestrian Academy of VersaillesLa Voie de l’Écuyer "Way of the Equerry" in May 2019 (from February 16 to December 29, 2019), location Palace of Versailles.

Tutankhamun: The Treasury of the Pharaoh expo in May (March 23 to September 15, 2019), location Grande Halle La Villette.

Foire de Paris in May (April 27 to May 8, 2019). A fair in Paris similar to London's home Show. Paris exhibition home interiors, model gardens. Address: Paris Expo, Porte de Versailles Paris 15th arrondissement.

Foire du Trône May 2019 (April 5 to June 2, 2019) funfair on Pelouse de Reuilly, Paris 12th arrondissement. 

Rêve électro, de Kraftwerk à Daft Punk (Electro Dream: from Kraftwerk to Daft Punk) in May 2019 (from April 9 to August 11, 2019). Location: Philharmonie de Paris. Music by Laurent Garnier.

Labor Day in Paris May 1st 2019. Lilly Valley Day in Paris. Museums in Paris are closed May 1st.

Stamp and postcards market in Paris May 2, 4, 5, 9, 11, 12, 16, 18, 19, 23, 25, 26, 30, 2019, location Square Marigny Gabriel Avenue.

Tous à l'opéra May 3, 4, 5, 2019. Free entry to opera in Paris and France.

Musicora May 3, 4, 5, 2019, La Seine Musicale.

  • Concerts at La Sainte Chapelle
  • Notre Dame's Island Tour with Sainte Chapelle and Marie Antoinette's Prison
  • Versailles Palace, Gardens & Access to the King’s Private Apartments
  • Carmen: Paris Opera
  • The Magic Flute: Paris Opera

Victory Day or Fete de la Victoire (in French) May 8th. Public holiday in France. 

Shen Yun Paris 2019 Shen Yun Performing Arts May 9 to 12, 2019, location Palais des Congres de Paris. Classical Chinese dance, show.

Taste of Paris 2019 May 9 to 12 at the Grand Palais.

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Roland Garros Tennis French Open

Paris bread fair May 13 to 19, 2019 near the Cathedral Notre-Dame.

WWE Live May 14, at AccorHotels Arena.

La Course No Finish Line, Paris by Siemens May 15 to 19, 2019, Champ-de-Mars.

Festival Quartier du Livre May 15 to 22, 2019.

Jazz festival Saint-Germain-des-Pres 2019 May 16 to 27.

La Fete de la Bretagne May 17 to 26, 2019 Paris 15th, 16th arrondissement. Games, food, music, dance from Brittany.

Grande Steeple-Chase May 18, 19, 2019 at the Hippodrome d'Auteuil. Distance horse race in May.

FestiWall May 18, 19, 2019, between the banks of the Canal de l'Ourcq and Canal Saint-Denis, street-art and urban cultures.

Un Printemps en Musique: concerts in the Jardin d'Acclimatation in May.

Tosca de Giacomo Puccini May 16 to 23, 2019, Opera National de Paris.

Viva Technology May 16, 17, 18, 2019 at Paris Expo Porte de Versailles. Drones, humanoid robots, arcade gaming park, PMU eSport show, robot fight, cosplay...

Mondial de la Bière Paris Beer Festival May 17 to 19, 2019, location Parc Floral de Vincennes.

Festival of Brittany May 18, 19, 2019, location 15th arrondissement Town Hall,  31 rue Péclet, traditional music, Celtic parade, art crafts.

Stars 80 May 18, 2019 at the Stade de France.

Long Night of Museums in Paris May 18, 2019. Museums in Paris will stay open at night. Entrance will be free (free entrance to the Louvre, Orsay and Rodin museum).

VeggieWorld Paris May 18, 19, 2019 at L'Espace Champerret.

Printemps des Rues  May, shows, entertainment, music, festival on Canal Saint-Martin in May.

Paris Dance Open May 24, 25, 26, 2019. Dance competitions, sport dance. Location: Stadium Pierre-de-Coubertin, 16th arrondissement, Paris.

Versailles Festival in May.

Paris Rugby World Series May.

Paris Saint-Germain-en-Laye La Course May 19, 2019. Between Bois de Boulogne and Chateau de Saint-Germain-en-Laye.

Festival Flamenco May 23 to 25, 2019, Grand Halle de la Villette.

Révélations 2019, the fine craft and creation fair at the Grand Palais May 23 to 26, 2019, conferences by experts, films screenings, educational workshops, exhibitions, fine craft symposium, Off-site programme for visitors.

Art Shopping Paris May 24 to 26, 2019, location Carrousel du Louvre. Art event, art fair, Contemporary art market.

We Love the 90's concert May 24, 2019 in the Dome de Paris.

Salon Naturally May 24 to 27, 2019, Paris Expo Porte de Versailles. Bio and nature show.

Finales Coupe de France de Hand 2019 at the AccorHotels Arena Bercy May 25, 2019

Le Paris Coffee Show May 25 to 27, 2019 at the Parc Floral de Paris.

2019 French Open May 26 to 9 June 9, tennis tournament, sporting event in Paris. Location: Bois de Boulogne, 16th arrondissement. Metro Porte d'Auteuil.

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