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    Follow our cityguide throughout the year.
    Exhibitions, sports events, highlights…


    • Tintin, the unforgettable family exhibition

    Until 22 January
    At the Atelier des Lumières art studio, meet the intrepid reporter Tintin for an immersive experience.

    • Chinese New Year 2023

    22 January
    Family festival celebrated in several Paris districts, involving parades, dancing and concerts.

    • Maison et Objet exhibition

    From 19 to 23 January
    The must for professionals in interior decor.

    • Final of the ice hockey world championships

    29 January
    At the Accor Arena in Paris.

    • The Friends Experience

    Until 23 January
    An immersive experience in the TV series’ most iconic sets, at Paris Expo Porte de Versailles.


    • Paris Face Cachée or the hidden side of Paris

    From 3 to 5 February
    Visit locations usually closed to the public. An invitation to discover the unseen side of Paris for 48 hours.

    • Valentine’s day

    14 February
    Paris is THE city of love. The ideal opportunity to take a dinner cruise on the Seine with your loved one.

    •  Agriculture show

    From 25 February to 5 March 2023
    The agricultural world is on show.


    •  Paris Semi-Marathon by Harmonie Mutuelle

    5 March
    A 21 km race through the French capital to (re)discover the best known monuments.

    • Frida Kahlo exhibition

    Until 5 March
    At the Palais Galliera in the 16th district. Exhibition dedicated to one of the most emblematic artists of the 20th century.

    •  European Artistic Crafts Days

    From 27 March to 2 April
    Unique event honouring the artistic crafts sector.


    • Ramses and the Pharaohs’ Gold

    Starting 7 April
    At the Grande Halle of the Villette exhibition centre, brows over 180 original works, a history-infused treasure that will take your breath away.

    • Foire de Paris

    From 27 April to 8 May
    At Paris Expo Porte de Versailles, the unmissable event to view new ideas, products and innovations for your home.

    • Schneider Electric Paris Marathon

    2 April
    Starting on the Champs Elysées to cover 42.195 km around the most beautiful boulevards of the French capital.

    • Paris book festival

    From 21 to 23 April
    At the temporary Grand Palais Éphémère, authors, editors, and readers meet in a friendly and festive atmosphere.


    • The night of museums

    13 May
    Across Europe, museums will remain open late into the night, free of charge: Louvre, Centre Pompidou, Invalides, and more.

    • Roland-Garros

    From 28 May to 11 June
    Porte d’Auteuil, the unmissable event for lovers of tennis.

    • Grand Steeple Chase

    At the Auteuil Hippodrome, one of the most legendary horse races. Many different family activities are proposed over two days.


    •  Paris Airshow (SIAE)

    From 19 to 25 June
    The International Aviation and Aerospace show exhibits the latest innovations in the industry at the Le Bourget airport.

    • Festival of Music

    21 June
    Hundreds of free open air concerts all around Paris.

    • Solidays festival

    From 23 to 25 June
    At the Paris Longchamp hippodrome, music festival organized by the AIDS charity Solidarité Sida. Many artists on stage such as: Bigflo and Oli, David Guetta, Angèle, IAM, Macklemore, and more.


    • Artistic discoveries

    Until 23/01/2023: The Friends Experience
    An immersive experience in the TV series’ most iconic sets, at Paris Expo Porte de Versailles.

    In december: Department store window displays
    Each year, these are true works of art, full of inventiveness and surprises

    • Festivals diary

    Until the beginning of January 2023: Ice rink
    Several open-air ice rinks are set up around the French capital.

    Until 08/01/2023: Disneyland Paris
    The 30th anniversary celebration: a magical Christmas experience.

    • Our favourite pick

    Admire the most beautiful Christmas lights aboard a panoramic bus. A tour with commentary and traditional carols. A blanket, hot drink and Christmas lollipops are handed out to children before the departure.


    • Artistic discoveries

    From 10 to 13 Nov: The 25th edition of Paris Photo
    An international art fair dedicated to historical and contemporary photography

    Until 31 Dec: Exhibition: The World of Banksy
    Street art at Paris Expo

    Until 31 Dec: Exhibition: Maya Ruiz-Picasso
    Daughter of Pablo, at the Musée Picasso-Paris

    • Festivals diary

    17/11 : Beaujolais Nouveau
    The arrival of the Beaujolais Nouveau is celebrated in bistros and cafés all over Paris

    From mid-November: Christmas markets
    Christmas markets are held in all of Paris’ neighbourhoods


    • Sports events

    09/10 : 20km de Paris
    Running race through the streets of Paris. Finish line beneath the Eiffel Tower.

    du 29/10 au 06/11 : Rolex Paris Masters
    The biggest tennis tournament in France after Roland Garros.

    • Festivals diary

    From 5 to 09/10 : Fête des Vendanges de Montmartre
    Come and celebrate the arrival of the Montmartre Vineyard’s latest vintage

    From 28/10 to 01/11 : The Salon du Chocolat
    Tastings and workshops for chocolate lovers.

    From 27 to 30/10 : Kidexpo
    An event 100% dedicated to families with more than one hundred activities.

    • Artistic discoveries

    1 Oct, 7 pm to 7 am : La Nuit Blanche
    As soon as the sun sets, follow a night-time trail to the four corners of the French capital, with surprises galore in store, including sensory experiences, contemporary works and monuments.