Paris Update Events 24.04.2023

Links to events happening this week in Paris

April 28

French movies with English subtitles

Lost in Frenchlation presents Pour la France, directed by Rachid Hami.

L’Entrepôt, Paris

May 5-7

All things opera

Opera houses across France open their doors to visitors and put on performances and workshops for Tous à l’Opéra!

Various locations, France

April 27-May 8

Retail heaven

You can buy just about anything at the century-old Foire de Paris, a gigantic pop-up store.

Porte de Versailles, Paris

May 13

Late-night art

Museums stay open into the night for free and hold special events for the Nuit Européenne des Musées. 

Various locations, Paris & Europe

May 8-14

African cinema

Local bars will feature craft beers May 8-12, and 50 French microbrewers will be on hand for the Paris Beer Festival (May 13-14) at Ground Control.

Various locations & Ground Control, Paris

May 11-14

African cinema

NollywoodWeek Paris promotes cinema from Nigeria and the wider African diaspora.

Cinéma l’Arlequin, Paris

May 14

Festival of Colors, Love and Spring.

Celebration of the joyous Fête de Holi. Don’t wear your best clothes in case you are caught in a shower of color.

 Jardin d’Acclimatation, Paris

May 13-15
Specialty coffee festival

Paris’s bustling coffee scene is celebrated at Paris Café Festival.

Centquatre, Paris

Through May 15

Road trip through France

“Planète France” is an outdoor exhibition of photographer Loïc Lagarde‘s colorful travel shots of the regions of France, from Montmartre to Mont Saint-Michel. Pictured above: Notre Dame seen by Loïc Lagarde.

Bercy Village, Paris

May 10-17

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

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

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 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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