Calendar of festive events and festivals in Paris

Throughout the year, there are festive events all over the city

Manège au Jardin des Tuileries, Paris © OTCP - Amélie Dupont

Discover all the festive events and festivals that make the city a lively place all year long

 See our selection of festive events and festivals in Paris

Claude Lévêque’s Saturnales

Celebration
from 01 January 2019 to 31 December 2019
Opéra national de Paris - Opéra Bastille - Place de la Bastille, Paris

The Opéra National de Paris is decked out in Claude Lévêque’s ‘Saturnales’ creations for its 350th anniversary

Festive events at Paris bandstands

Festival | Music - miscellaneous
from 13 April 2019 to 31 December 2019
Paris et Ile-de-France - Paris et Île-de-France, Paris

Five months of free music, outdoors

Autumn Festival in Paris

Festival | Show - dance | Show - miscellaneous | Show - theatre
from 10 September 2019 to 31 December 2019
Paris et Ile-de-France - Paris et Île-de-France, Paris

Every year, the public can discover almost 50 shows in various venues and institutions in Paris and around the Ile-de-France regio...

Villes des Musiques du Monde

Festival
from 11 October 2019 to 10 November 2019
Paris et Ile-de-France - Paris et Île-de-France, Paris

22st anniversary of the Villes des Musiques du Monde in Seine-Saint-Denis, Paris, and across Île-de-France

Thoiry Lumières Sauvages

Celebration
from 27 October 2019 to 08 March 2020
Parc zoologique de Thoiry - Château et parc zoologique de Thoiry, Thoiry

Giant illuminated sculptures on show this winter at the Thoiry ZooSafari

Quartiers d'art

Festival
Octobre - novembre 2019
Tout Paris - Paris, Paris

Urban walks, artists' studios, alternative culture in the districts of the 18th arrondissement

Nativity scene at the Madeleine church

Celebration
December 2019 - February 2020
Église de la Madeleine - Place de la Madeleine, Paris

During the end-of year festive season, the Madeleine church houses a Nativity scene

Disney’s Enchanted Christmas

Celebration
from 09 November 2019 to 06 January 2020
Disneyland® Paris - Disneyland® Paris, Marne-la-Vallée
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The magic of Christmas is back at Disneyland® Paris.On the programme: the Disney parade, a giant Christmas tree, Disney Dreams®......

Chéries Chéris festival

Festival
from 16 November 2019 to 26 November 2019
MK2 Beaubourg - 50 rue Rambuteau, Paris

Film festival for LGBTQ .