Calendar of festive events and festivals in Paris

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

Merry-go-round in the 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

Le Grand Palais des Glaces

Celebration
December - January 2020/2021
Grand Palais - 3 avenue du Général Eisenhower, Paris

For the festive season, the Nave of the Grand Palais plays host to the largest ice rink in France

Culture au quai

Festival
from 14 December 2020 to 15 December 2020
Le Carreau du Temple - 4 rue Eugène Spuller, Paris

Many cultural activities to discover on the Quai de la Loire

Christmas at the Château de Breteuil

Celebration
from 19 December 2020 to 03 January 2021
Château de Breteuil - Allée du Château, Choisel

The Château de Breteuil has just been trimmed up with festive decorations, lights and lots of Christmas activities

Animals’ Christmas

Celebration
December 2020 - January 2021
Parc zoologique de Paris - Muséum national d’histoire naturelle - Croisement de l'avenue Daumesnil et de la route de la Ceinture du Lac, Paris

Presents for the animals during the holidays at the Parc Zoologique de Paris

Christmas at the zoo

Celebration
December 2020 - January 2021
Parc zoologique de Paris - Muséum national d’histoire naturelle - Croisement de l'avenue Daumesnil et de la route de la Ceinture du Lac, Paris

Christmas magic at the Parc Zoologique de Paris

Festival du Merveilleux (canceled)

Celebration
December 2020
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

Ciné Junior

Festival | Show - miscellaneous
February 2020
Val-de-Marne - Département du Val-de-Marne, Val-de-Marne

‘Ciné Junior’, an international cinema festival for children seeks to introduce kids and teens to cinema