Paris Festivals

Discover Paris festivals, music festivals, jazz festivals, film festivals, classical events in Paris. 

FTC Disclosure: If you make a purchase via links on this site we may receive a small commission at no added cost to you. Thank you!

Versailles Festival

The festival in Versailles is one to the most beautiful festivals near Paris. It is located in the Palace of Versailles. 

The Royal Voices is a series of classical concerts, opera. The Orangerie Night has concerts, fireworks, ballets and balls in Versailles. The Fêtes Galantes is a fancy dress evening in the Hall of Mirrors. 

Fountains shows of Versailles: March to October 30, 2018

Location: Chateau de Versailles, Place d'Armes Versailles

Paris Festivals of Jazz 

The Jazz Festival in Paris is one of favourite jazz music events. You can listen to concerts live in the Parc Floral, Bois de Vincennes.

  • Paris Jazz Festival: June, July 2019 

Location: Parc Floral, Route de la Pyramide, Paris

  • Festival Jazz Saint-Germain-des-Pres 2019: May 16 to 27

Champs-Elysees Film Festival

The Film Festival on the Champs-Elysées hold a competition between Feature Films Freelance americans, American Short Films and French Short Films; parallel sections and events.

Champs-Elysees Film Festival: June 2019 

Locations of the movie theatres for the festival:

  • Publicis Cinemas
  • UGC george V
  • Le Balzac
  • Le Lincoln
  • Gaumont Ambassade
  • Gaumont Marignan
  • MK2 Grand Palais

Futur en Seine 

The Futur en Seine is an European Digital Festival. An expo, conferences,  workshops for kids at the Village of Innovations. 

Futur en Seine: June 2019

Differentes locations:

  • Gaité Lyrique
  • CNAM
  • Musée des Arts et Métiers

Weather Festival 

The Weather Festival is a music festival in Paris. Open-air festival with the best electronic music.

Weather Festival: June 2019?

Location: Bois de Vincennes

Festival Chopin in Paris

The Chopin Festival is a music event to celebrate the great composers. Recital, piano concerts, Chopin concerts.

Festival Chopin: June, July 2019

Location: Orangerie de Bagatelle, Bois de Boulogne, Paris

Paris Solidays

Solidays is a solidarity event with concerts, activities organized by Solidarite sida.

Solidays: June 2019

Location: Hippodrome de Longchamps, Bois de Boulogne

Bastille Day 

The Bastille Day celebrates the beginning of the French Revolution. Few events cannot be missed:

  • The Military Parade 
  • Fireworks

The ceremony starts on the Champs-Elysees at 10am. Parade troops. Honors are rendered to the French President on Place de la Concorde. Fireworks display at the Eiffel Tower at 11pm.

Bastille Day 2019: July 14th

Festival Quartier d'été

Shows and concerts in Paris during the festival. Different locations in Paris.

Quartier d'été: July, August 

Festival Rock en Seine

The Rock en Seine Festival is one of the biggest music festivals in France and Europe. Come and listen to rock, electro, pop music. Exhibition about rock.

Ones of the artists:

  • Marina & The Diamonds
  • Rodrigo & Gabriela
  • Shamir

Rock en Seine: August 2019

Location: Domaine national de Saint-Cloud

Les Solistes à Bagatelle

Piano concerts in Paris

Les Solistes à Bagatelle: August, September

Jazz à la Villette

La Villette Jazz Festival: August 30 to September 9, 2018

Listen to concerts of Jazz music in Paris.

Find different venues in Paris will be hosted the Jazz Festival: Philharmonie 1, Cité de la Musique, Grande Halle de la Villette, Le Cabaret Sauvage... 

Paris Autumn Festival

The Autumn Festival is a contemporary art festival with performances, concerts, theatre, music, cinema.

Autumn Festival: September 10, 2018 to February 13, 2019

Pichfork Music Festival Paris

Performances from The Knife, Disclosure, Panda Bear, Glass Candy, Sky Ferreira, Hot Chip, Danny Brown, Connan and many more.

Pichfork Music Festival: November 1, 2, 3, 2018 

Location: Grande Halle de la Villette.

Festival Mondial du Cirque de Demain 

Dates: January 

Location: Cirque Phoenix Paris 12th.

Paris Short Film Festival

Paris Short Film Festival: May 


The DDays Festival is a design festival in Paris.

D'Days: May 


The Lollapalooza will be back at the Hippodrome de Longchamp.

Lollapalooza Paris: July 

Check for updates on Paris festivals...

Return from Paris festivals to Paris calendar

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





La Durée



Paris tips

Save time

Save money


Classical music

Philharmonie de Paris

Salle Gaveau


Paris Pass




Hotels best locations

Eiffel Tower


Latin Quarter

Sign up for

PARIS Monthly Events Newsletter 2019