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

Champigny Plage

Celebration
June 2020
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.

Garden Parvis

Festival | Celebration
July - September 2020
Paris La Défense - Parvis de la Défense, Paris La Défense

6 weeks of entertainment to see La Défense in a different way.

Bastille Day, 14th July

Celebration
from 13 July 2020 to 14 July 2020
Paris et Ile-de-France - Paris et Île-de-France, Paris

French National Day.

Firemen's ball

Celebration
from 13 July 2020 to 14 July 2020
Paris et Ile-de-France - Paris et Île-de-France, Paris

On danse pour pour la Fête Nationale dans les casernes de pompiers.

July 14th fireworks display

Celebration
from 14 July 2020 to 14 July 2020
Jardins du Trocadéro - Place du Trocadéro, Paris

Each year Bastille Day, or just le quatorze juillet (14th of July) is celebrated with gusto in Paris.

Big Jump

Celebration
July 2020
Val-de-Marne - Département du Val-de-Marne, Val-de-Marne

Every year since 2005, the European River Network coordinates the « big jump ».

Open Air Cinema

Festival | Show - miscellaneous
from 15 July 2020 to 16 August 2020
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

Night at Les Invalides

Show - miscellaneous | Celebration
from 15 July 2020 to 29 August 2020
Hôtel national des Invalides - Esplanade des Invalides, Paris

The monumental sound and light show is back!