Christmas fun and entertainment family in Paris

Entertainment, shows, attractions... a selection of events to help you enjoy the festive atmosphere.

Enfant et père Noël © Mike Arney via Unsplash

In Paris, there are lots of special events at Christmas time for kids and adults that make this an extra magical time of year with lots of fun and special moments together. 

Seasonal events:

Disney’s enchanted Christmas

from 11 November 2017 to 07 January 2018
Disneyland® Paris - Disneyland Paris, Marne-la-Vallée

The magic of Christmas will delight visitors to Disneyland®. This year’s programme : Christmas procession, Christmas tree, Interac...

Festival du Merveilleux

December 2017 - January 2018
Pavillons de Bercy - Musée des Arts Forains - 53 avenue des Terroirs de France, Paris

Le Festival du merveilleux is opening to the public for ten days at the end of the year. Merry go round, street artists, magicians

Vaux-le-Vicomte celebrates Christmas

from 25 November 2017 to 07 January 2018
Château de Vaux-le-Vicomte - Vaux-le-Vicomte, Maincy

The Château de Vaux-le-Vicomte is decked out in an enchanting decor for the festive season

The Big Wheel at Place de la Concorde

from 17 November 2017 to 05 May 2018
Place de la Concorde - Place de la Concorde, Paris

Each year, as Christmas approaches, the Big Wheel is set up on the Place de la Concorde.

The Grande Parade on the Champs-Elysées

1st January 2018
Avenue des Champs-Élysées - De l'Arc de Triomphe à la place de la Concorde, Paris

There will be a Grande Parade on the Champs-Elysées to ring in the New Year on 1 January: carnival floats, brass bands...

Charlety on the snow

from 25 December 2017 to 05 January 2018
Stade Sébastien Charlety - 99 boulevard Kellermann, Paris

Area for leisure activities and winter sports, for 3 to 17-year-olds

Jours de fêtes à la Villette

Trade fair, trade show, exhibition
from 09 December 2017 to 07 January 2018
Parc de La Villette - Plein Air - 211 avenue Jean Jaurès, Paris

La plus grande fête foraine de Noël à Paris bat son plein pendant toutes les vacances de Noël à la Villette

Le Noël des animaux

from 23 December 2017 to 08 January 2018
Parc Zoologique de Paris - Croisement avenue Daumesnil et route de la Ceinture du Lac, Paris

Animations spéciales avec les animaux pendant les vacances scolaires au Parc Zoologique de Paris

Saint-Germain des Neiges

from 23 November 2017 to 26 November 2017
Place Saint-Sulpice - Place Saint-Sulpice, Paris

La Place Saint-Sulpice turns into a mountain resort.