Events in parks and gardens

Music, open-air cinema, shows … green spaces in Greater Paris host a variety of events

Paris quartier d'été © Nans Kong Win Chang

Festivals, flower shows, exhibitions, performing arts, concerts … find out more about the top summertime events in the parks and gardens of Greater Paris.

Paris Plages

Celebration | Festival
July - August 2021
Tout Paris - Paris, Paris

Over the summer, Paris becomes a seaside resort with the Paris Plages (Paris Beaches) event.

Garden and urban agriculture festival

Celebration
September 2021
Tout Paris - Paris, Paris

Over one weekend, the city's parks and gardens invite you to celebrate the beauty of nature during the Fête des Jardins (Garden Fe...

Festival Classique au vert

Festival | Classical music
August 2021
Parc Floral de Paris - Jardin botanique de Paris - Esplanade du château de Vincennes, Paris

This festival was founded by the Mairie de Paris with the aim of combining the pleasures of classical music and the delights of na...

Open Air Cinema at La Villette

Festival | Show - miscellaneous
July - August 2021
Parc de La Villette - Plein Air - 211 avenue Jean Jaurès, Paris

A cultural highlight every summer, the festival welcomes thousands of film fans with a programme of French and international films

Festival Paris l'Eté (Paris Summer Festival)

Festival | Music - miscellaneous | Show - miscellaneous
July - August 2021
Paris et Ile-de-France - Paris et Île-de-France, Paris

Some fifteen shows in Paris and the Paris region with dance, theatre and music.

Festival of the Orangery of Sceaux

Festival
September 2021
Domaine de Sceaux - Domaine départemental de Sceaux, Sceaux

The Festival of the Orangery returns for a new edition to the prestigious departmental estate of Sceaux.

Jazz à La Villette

Festival | Jazz music
August - september 2021
Grande Halle de La Villette - Parc de la Villette - 211 avenue Jean Jaurès, Paris

A line-up featuring the most innovative artists in all styles of jazz

Pitchfork Music Festival Paris

Festival | Modern music
October 2021
Grande Halle de La Villette - Parc de la Villette - 211 avenue Jean Jaurès, Paris

Three exceptional evenings to celebrate the10th edition of this top autumn festival.

Paris Jazz festival

Festival | Jazz music
August 2021
Parc Floral de Paris - Jardin botanique de Paris - Esplanade du château de Vincennes, Paris

Paris Jazz Festival artfully blends jazz melodies and the harmony of nature

Kiosquorama

Festival
September 2021
Paris et Ile-de-France - Paris et Île-de-France, Paris

The festival eco-citizen returns in 2020 for a 12th edition.

Tréteaux nomades (Suspended)

Festival | Show - theatre
August 2021
Paris et Ile-de-France - Paris et Île-de-France, Paris

This festival presents a series of shows, including various types of performing arts, burlesque theatre, music, poetry and popular...

Rendez-vous aux jardins

Celebration
June 2020
Paris et Ile-de-France - Paris et Île-de-France, Paris

More than 2,300 gardens (historic, contemporary, exotic, urban and vegetable...) are open to the public.

Champigny Plage

Celebration
June 2021
Val-de-Marne - Département du Val-de-Marne, Val-de-Marne

Every year, the watersports centre at Champigny-sur-Marne becomes an open-air leisure centre.