Paris Update Events 16.09.2020

Links to events happening this week in Paris

September 19-20

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 16

Art fair

Over 40 galleries representing a huge range of artistic styles take part in Nocturne Rive Droite 2020.

Various locations, Paris

September 17

And the winner is…

The rescheduled award ceremony for Best Short Film at Festival Côté Court. Free entry.

Ciné 104, Pantin

Through September 19

Outdoor classical concerts

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

Parc Floral de Paris

September 18-20

Rare books

Some 160 exhibitors come together to showcase rare books and manuscripts at the Salon International du Livre Rare.

Grand Palais, Paris

September 18-20

Spotlight on drawing

Rescheduled from the annual Paris Drawing Week in March, Ddessin Paris sees both established artists and up-and-comers showcase their work.

L’Atelier Richelieu, Paris

September 18-20

Club culture

International and underground electronic musicians come together for Dream Nation Festival.

Châteauform’ Les Docks de Paris, Aubervilliers

September 16-20

Street style

Food, sports, and performance: the culture of the street is captured for Urban Week Paris.

La Défense, Paris

September 25-27

African cuisine

This year’s Food Temple puts the spotlight on African food. Tasting, masterclasses and more.

Carreau du Temple, Paris

Through September 27

Free outdoor theatre

Many different performances, from improv to music recitals, will be represented at Le Rond-Point dans le Jardin, all while social distancing. Reservation required.

Théâtre du Rond-Point, Paris

Through September 27

Innovative literature festival

Festival Extra! promises to introduce you to literature going “beyond the page”: from musical literature to physical performance.

Centre Pompidou, Paris

Through October 11

Flowers in Bercy Village

Bercy Village presents a summer Sky of Flowers, with 2,600 blossoms, painted in a classic style by Audray Roy-Camille, suspended above the village’s central street.

Bercy Village, Paris

Through September 20

Days at the Circus

Derring-do at the Village du Cirque festival.

Pelouse de Reuilly, Paris

September 30-November 13

Melodrama on film

For Tant qu’Il y Aura du Mélo, the melodrama or “woman’s film” is reassessed in a new light.

Forum des images, Paris

September 24

French film with English subtitles

Lost In Frenchlation presents Une Sirène à Paris (A Mermaid in Paris), directed by Mathias Malzieu.

Luminor Hôtel de Ville, Paris

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