Paris Update Events 05.02.14

Links to events happening this week in Paris

Paris Update This Week’s Events

For full details about an event, click on its name to visit the official Web site (in English when available).

Chinese New Year
Parade on Boulevard de la Villette, Feb. 2, 10:30am; dragon dance at Hôtel de Ville, followed by parade to Place de la République, Feb. 2, 2:30pm; the biggest parade begins at 44, avenue d’Ivry, Feb. 9, 1pm.

Festival Au Fil des Voix
> World music artists from Portugal, Israel, Mali, Kurdistan, Spain, Italy, Algeria and more. Alhambra and L’Hermitage, Paris, through Feb. 10.

Festival International du Film d’Environnement
> Festival of films relating to nature and the environment. Free entry. Paris and the Ile de France, Feb. 4-11.

Festival On Y Danse
> Belgian dance companies perform in Paris. Centre Wallonie-Bruxelles, Paris, through Feb. 9.

Fête du Graphisme
> Graphic arts festival, various events, including a free outdoor exhibition of designers’ posters on the Champs-Elysées. Various locations, Paris, through Feb. 18.

Henry Hathaway
> Westerns, films noirs and adventure films by the versatile Hollywood director Henry Hathaway. Cinémathèque Française, Paris, through Feb. 23.

Ice-Skating Rink
> Outdoor skating at the Hôtel de Ville, through March 2.

Les Enfants des Villes
> Festival of films featuring children at large in major cities, from Oliver Twist in London to Hugo Cabret in Paris. Cinémathèque Française, Paris, through Feb. 14.

Made in Smile: Paris-Shanghai Pop-up Store
> A one-day pop-up store on the occasion of the Chinese New Year, with workshops for kids, a concert, tearoom, a film and shopping. La Cartonnerie, Feb. 2.

My French Film Festival
> Online festival of French movies, with 10 feature films (not available in France) and 10 short films. Through Feb. 17.

Salon Rétromobile
> Fifteen extravagant cars that once belonged to maharajahs will be featured at this vintage car show. Porte de Versailles, Paris, Feb. 5-9.

> Retail sales all over France, through Feb. 12.



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