Ideas for family outings in Paris

There is plenty of entertainment for kids in Paris!

Atelier enfant à la Cité des Sciences et de l'Industrie, Paris © DR

Exhibitions, shows, festivals, festive events, concerts, circuses ... there is plenty of entertainment for kids in Paris. Check out this list of things to do with the family.

 See our selection of top family entertainment in Paris

Ciné Junior

Festival | Show - miscellaneous
from 01 February 2023 to 14 February 2023
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

Paris Carnival. Promenade du Boeuf Gras

Celebration | Festival
from 19 February 2023 to 19 February 2023
Tout Paris - Paris, Paris

Le Carnaval de Paris known as Saint-Fargeau, a festive and costumed parade through the streets of Paris.

International Agricultural Show

Trade fair, trade show, exhibition
from 25 February 2023 to 05 March 2023
Paris expo Porte de Versailles - VIPARIS - 1 place de la Porte de Versailles, Paris

This unmissable event showcases livestock, terroir products and regional gastronomy.

L'inondation ('The flood')

Show - opera | Music - miscellaneous
from 27 February 2023 to 05 March 2023
Théâtre national de l’Opéra Comique - 1 place Boieldieu, Paris

An intense family drama by Joël Pommerat and Francesco Filidei for the Opéra Comique.

Paris Animal Show

Trade fair, trade show, exhibition
from 11 March 2023 to 12 March 2023
Paris expo Porte de Versailles - VIPARIS - 1 place de la Porte de Versailles, Paris

Paris’s top show devoted to pets is taking place at the Parc des Expositions at Porte de Versailles

Wild encounters this spring

Celebration
March 2023
Parc zoologique de Paris - Muséum national d’histoire naturelle - Croisement de l'avenue Daumesnil et de la route de la Ceinture du Lac, Paris

A varied programme of activities to discover animal life at the Paris Zoological park

Foire du Trône

Celebration
from 31 March 2023 to 29 May 2023
Pelouse de Reuilly - Bois de Vincennes, Paris

Some 350 attractions on more than 10 hectares of land at the Pelouse de Reuilly.

Livre Paris

Trade fair, trade show
from 21 April 2023 to 23 April 2023
Grand Palais Éphémère - Place Joffre, Paris

The readers’ rendez vous

Museums at Night

Celebration | Exhibition
from 13 May 2023 to 13 May 2023
Paris et Ile-de-France - Paris et Île-de-France, Paris

The Night of the Museums is back for its 19th edition