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2019 Events in Paris


Fete de la Musique © Jean-Pierre Dalbera

Fete de la Musique

21 June 2018

Every year on the summer solstice, Paris hosts amateur and professional musicians…

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Bastille Day Celebrations © Ed Johnson

Bastille Day Celebrations

14 July 2019

France's most important national holiday, Bastille Day commemorates the beginning…

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Roland-Garros stadium © Arnaud Clerget

French Open

21 May - 10 April 2018

Together with Wimbledon, the Australian Open and the US Open, the French Open…

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A chocolate model of the Eiffel Tower © Tasaka Sama

Le Salon du Chocolat

30 October - 3 November 2019

A dream for chocoholics, the large convention centre beneath the Louvre hosts…

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Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe © cgerry77

Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe

5 and 6 October 2019

The Arc de Triomphe, often referred to as just the 'Arc', is France's premier…

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Autumn Festival © Florent Darrault

Autumn Festival

12 September 2019 - 5 January 2020

Held every autumn and continuing for months, this arts festival is a showcase…

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Tour de France © youkeys

Tour de France

6 - 28 July 2019

What started off as a far-fetched, unimaginable idea dreamed up by two gentlemen…

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Nuit Blanche © Cyril LG

Nuit Blanche

First weekend of October annually

For one night a year in Paris the idea is to stay awake and partake in the observance…

read more


Paris Plages © Peter Haas

Paris Plages (Beaches)

Mid-July to mid-August annually

Two thousand tons of sand and some palm trees is all that is needed to annually…

read more

 

2019 Events in Paris


Fete de la Musique © Jean-Pierre Dalbera

Fete de la Musique

21 June 2018

Every year on the summer solstice, Paris hosts amateur and professional musicians…

read more


Bastille Day Celebrations © Ed Johnson

Bastille Day Celebrations

14 July 2019

France's most important national holiday, Bastille Day commemorates the beginning…

read more


Roland-Garros stadium © Arnaud Clerget

French Open

21 May - 10 April 2018

Together with Wimbledon, the Australian Open and the US Open, the French Open…

read more


A chocolate model of the Eiffel Tower © Tasaka Sama

Le Salon du Chocolat

30 October - 3 November 2019

A dream for chocoholics, the large convention centre beneath the Louvre hosts…

read more


Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe © cgerry77

Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe

5 and 6 October 2019

The Arc de Triomphe, often referred to as just the 'Arc', is France's premier…

read more


Autumn Festival © Florent Darrault

Autumn Festival

12 September 2019 - 5 January 2020

Held every autumn and continuing for months, this arts festival is a showcase…

read more


Tour de France © youkeys

Tour de France

6 - 28 July 2019

What started off as a far-fetched, unimaginable idea dreamed up by two gentlemen…

read more


Nuit Blanche © Cyril LG

Nuit Blanche

First weekend of October annually

For one night a year in Paris the idea is to stay awake and partake in the observance…

read more


Paris Plages © Peter Haas

Paris Plages (Beaches)

Mid-July to mid-August annually

Two thousand tons of sand and some palm trees is all that is needed to annually…

read more