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Printemps des rues

May 2023

Quai de Jemmapes - 75010 Paris

République - Gares de l'Est et du Nord - 10e Arrondissement


During this weekend, it's all about street arts in Paris. For 20 years, the 10th arrondissement (and particularly the banks of the Canal Saint-Martin), the 19th and the 18th have played host to "Printemps des Rues", a street art festival.

The programme will include theatre, clowns, puppet shows, singing, circus acts, dance, walks and magic shows. All of these shows and performances are free of charge and will delight audiences of all ages.

Don't miss this year's festive weekend : it's springtime in the streets of Paris.


All public, Children

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Canal Saint-Martin

Extending over 4.5 km, of which 2 are underground, the canal has linked the Port de l’Arsenal to the La Villette canal basin since 1825. Its course across working class areas punctuated with locks, swing bridges, Venetian-style footbridges, and lined with chestnut trees and squares inspired Georges Simenon, Léo Malet and Marcel Carné in the film Hôtel du Nord. Not surprisingly, serenades by the water and supper under the stars have become an institution here, as have brunches, delightful retro bistros and colourful eateries on both sides of the canal banks.

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Canal Saint-Martin

Quai de Jemmapes
75010 Paris

  • Subway - République
  • RER - Gare du Nord - Magenta
  • Bus - 26, 46, 75

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