Paris Update Events 10.04.2019

Links to events happening this week in Paris

April 12-14

Fun at the zoo

To celebrate the fifth anniversary of its renovation, theParc Zoologique de Paris will offer free admission to everyone under 13 and special events this weekend.

Parc Zoologique de Paris, Paris

April 12-14

Rare book fair

Some 170 bookshops will present their latest and rarest discoveries at the Salon du Livre Rare et de l’Objet d’Art.

Grand Palais, Paris

Through April 13

Women’s music festival

The focus is on diversity at Les Femmes s’en Mêlent, a festival highlighting women in the independent music scene. Past years have helped bring artists such as Christine & the Queens and Clara Luciani to success.

La Trabendo, Paris

April 12-13

Take home a winemaker

Winemakers from Castillon Côtes de Bordeaux come to Paris to offer tastings of their products in wine bars and private homes for the event J’Irai Déguster chez Vous.

Various venues, Paris

April 11-14

Street art indoors

Some 30 galleries show street art at the Urban Art Fair.

Carreau du Temple, Paris

April 4-19

Return to Carnaval: Rituals, Roots, Rebels

An exhibition of photographer Jason Gardner’s colorful images of carnival celebrations around the world. Opening event on April 7, 2pm to 9pm.

Cinémorphe, Paris

April 16 & 23

Free concerts in the Marais

Each Tuesday in April at 12:30, talented cellists and flautists will play for free. No reservation necessary.

Église des Blancs Manteaux, Paris

Through April 19

Suburban jazzfest

Banlieues Bleues brings major jazz acts to the northern suburbs of Paris.

Various locations, Seine-Saint-Denis

April 18-22

Immersive cinema projection

German filmmaker Wim Wenders will present E(motion), a montage combining elements from his entire œuvre, projected on the interior structure of the Nave of the Grand Palais.

Grand Palais, Paris

Through April 26

Michelin star meal

Le Train Bleu welcomes renowned Lyon chef Mathieu Viannay to take over their menu for the month of April.

Le Train Bleu, Paris

April 27

Travel yarns

Travel fanatics get together at the Paris Travelers Festival to swap tales of their adventures.

Théâtre IVT, Paris

Through April 28

Black-and-white films

L’éclat du Noir et Blanc celebrates contemporary films made in black and white. Above: Frances Ha (2013), from Lady Bird writer Greta Gerwig, will be screened on April 27.

Forum des Images, Paris

Through April 27

Novel dance festival

Corcondan(s)e puts together choreographers with writers to produce original performance pieces from scratch.

Various locations, France

Through June 6

Festival of innovation

100% festival showcases cutting edge theatre, dance, and art over several months.

La Villette, Paris

April 20-June 30

Young European photographers

The Festival Circulation(s) features the work of emerging photographers.

Centquatre, Paris

Through 28 July

Art meets cinema

An imagined path is drawn between the lives of Pablo Picasso and his admirer, renowned Italian filmmaker Federico Fellini.

Cinémathèque Française, Paris

April 11

French film with English subtitles

Lost in Frenchlation presents Grâce à Dieu (By the Grace of God), directed by François Ozon.

Cinéma Luminor Hôtel de Ville, Paris

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