Paris Update Events 13.09.17

Links to events happening this week in Paris

September 16-17

Heritage days

The doors to normally closed monuments and other buildings open to the public for the Journées Européennes du Patrimoine. 

Various locations, Paris

September 15-17

Happy birthday, Irish Cultural Center

The center celebrates its 15th anniversary in Paris with films, tours of its historic library, exhibitions, tastings and more.

Centre Culturel Irlandais

Through September 17

Top-of-the-line art and antiques

The Biennale Paris (formerly the Biennale des Antiquaires) is now an annual event, with 95 exhibitors.

Grand Palais, Paris

September 15-17

Authors galore

A hundred authors – among them Leïla Slimani, Philippe Besson, Simon Liberati and Marie Darrieussecq – will be on hand at the Forum Fnac Livres for signings, debates and more.

Halle des Blancs Manteaux, Paris

Through December 31

Contemporary arts festival

The Festival d’Automne presents leading talents in art, dance, film, theater and more from around the world.

Various venues, Paris & Île de France

September 15

French film with English subtitles

Lost in Frenchlation presents Mathieu Almaric’s Barbara.

Club de l’Étoile, Paris

September 18-October 1

Two meals for the price of one

Restaurants participating in Tous au Restaurant offer a second fixed-price menu for free.

Various locations, Paris

September 15-17

Floating market on the Seine

Food and wine from southwestern France at the Marchés Flottants du Sud-Ouest.

Quai Montebollo, Paris

September 16-17

Vintage car show

A hundred vintage-car collectors gather at the Suresnes Auto Rétro, with a fantastic view of Paris, and offer rides in their classic vehicles to the public.

Terrasse du Fécheray, Suresnes

Through September 30

Clubbing on the “beach”

Outdoor concerts and DJs nightly at the La Plage de Glaz’Art.

Glaz’Art, Paris.

Through September 27

Entertainment for kids

The Festival les Pestacles presents  concerts and other entertainment for children age five and up.

Parc Floral, Paris

Through September 21

Summer garden

For its Jardin d’Été festival, the Musée du Quai Branly stages a variety of free events in its garden and opens its rooftop terraces to the public for the first time.

Musée du Quai Branly

Through September 17

Outdoor classical concerts

Concerts in the park at Festival Classique au Vert every weekend.

Parc Flora

Through September 17

Classical concerts in the park

Summer concerts at the Festival de l’Orangerie de Sceaux. 

Parc de Sceaux

Through September 16

Design mania

One hundred design-related events happen all over the city during Paris Design Week.

Various locations, Paris

Through Octtober 21

Dance in historic sites

Monuments en Mouvement offers free dance performances in national monuments like the Pantheon in Paris, the Abbaye de Cluny and châteaux.

Various locations

Through September 17

Tribal art walk

Sixty galleries put on special shows for Parcours des Mondes

Saint Germain des Prés, Paris

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