Paris Update Events 15.05.2023

Links to events happening this week in Paris

Through May 17

Jazz festival

Concerts, conferences and master classes abound at Festival Jazz à Saint-Germain-des-Prés.

Various locations in Saint-Germain-des-Prés, Paris

Through May 18

Warner Bros: Fabrique de Stars

A retrospective of classic Warner Bros. films featuring such heavyweights as Bette Davis, Humphrey Bogart and James Cagney.

Cinémathèque Française, Paris

May 13-21

Music festival

The Paris Music Festival presents every genre of music in a series of concerts.

Various locations, Paris

May 13-21

All things bread

Samples, stalls and more from Pantin’s bakers at La Fête du Pain.

Parvis de Notre-Dame, Paris

Through May 21

Young European photographers

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

Centquatre, Paris

May 25-27

Climate change summit

Entrepreneurs, activists and policy-makers working for the future of the planet come together for Change Now.

Grand Palais Ephémère, Paris

May 23-28

More jazz

Internationally renowned jazz artists gather for the fourth edition of Festival de Jazz de Longjumeau.

Théâtre de Longjumeau, Longjumeau

June 1-4


Some 115 artists open their studios to the public for Portes Ouvertes des Ateliers d’Artistes de Belleville, an occasion to discover not only artworks but also hidden gardens and courtyards in this lively quarter of Paris.

Various locations, Paris

June 2-4

Street art festival

Over 40 street art companies, including circus performers, dancers and puppeteers gather in the centre of Nanterre for the three-day Parade(s) festival.

Nanterre Centre-Ville

May 31-June 7

Local literature festival

The libraries, bookshops, museums and universities of Paris’s literary fifth arrondissement open their doors for Quartier du Livre, a week-long celebration of the written word, this year on the theme of travel.

Various locations, Paris

June 7-11

Cutting-edge creators

The biggest and best in contemporary creation gather for the international art festival Révélations.

rand Palais Éphémère, Paris

June 9-18

Cello festival

Concerts, dance and more at the Beauvais International Cello Festival.

Beauvais, France

Through June 21

Drawing season

Le Mois du Dessin becomes Le Printemps du Dessin: exhibitions and workshops highlighting this simple and accessible art form will take place across the country.

Various venues, France

Through June 30

Culture for all

Mouvement E. Leclerc presents the latest edition of Festival Culturissimo, a collection of over 50 cultural events, including theatre and cinema.

Various locations, France

Through July 14

Arts on the move

The Moviment festival offers free, rotating art shows, performances, films and more Galerie 3 of the Centre Pompidou.

Centre Pompidou, Paris















































































































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