Paris Update Events 10.12.14

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).

> African cultural festival; films and concerts in various venues in Paris suburbs, through Dec. 24.

Christmas Markets
> Paris’s biggest Christmas market is on the Champs Elysées between the Rond-Point and the Place de la Concorde, Paris, through Jan. 4, but there are a number of smaller ones on this list.

> A festival of films on a timely subject, including Lars von Trier’s Epidemic and William Friedkin’s Bug. Forum des Images, Paris, through Jan. 25.

Design 18
> Sale of objects by designers in their studios in the 18th arrondisse-
 Various venues, Paris, Dec. 12-14.

Festival d’Automne
> Contemporary arts festival: dance, film, theater and more. Various venues, Paris, through Jan. 26.

Grande Vente de Noël
> Save money on new and used gifts by shopping at Emmaüs’s big Christmas sale. 40, rue Riquet, Paris, Dec. 13.

Ice-Skating Rinks
> Ice skating in the Grand Palais (Dec. 14-Jan. 4), on the Champs-Elysées (through Jan. 4), at Trocadero (Dec. 12-Jan. 5), at the Hôtel de Ville (Dec. 19-March 4) and, for kids aged 3-16, along with other winter sports, at the Stade Charlety (Dec. 24-Jan. 4).

Mois de la Photo
> Dozens of photo exhibitions and other photo-related events. Various venues, Paris throughout Nov. and beyond.

Paris Burlesque Festival
> “Burlesque and politics” is the theme of this annual festival. Centre Barbara and La Java, Paris, Dec. 17-21.

Salon de Noël Vintage
> Everything vintage, including clothing, accessories, toys, furnishings, at this Christmas fair. Espace d’Animation des Blancs Manteaux, Paris, Dec. 12-14.

Soon Paris
> Digital art fair, with 25 galleries and publishers. Bastille Design Center, Paris, Dec. 11-14.


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