Being the dynamic epicenter of fashion, culture, gastronomy and art, Paris boasts a fully packed events calendar every year. Offering something for tourists from every corner of the globe, the city has an unparalleled line-up of events in the year 2017 as well.
(1) Art Paris
Scheduled to take place from March 31st to April 3rd, Art Paris is the most prominent modern and contemporary art fair that takes place every Spring. This year’s edition of the fair is set to bring together 139 galleries from 29 countries. The event presents the ideal opportunity to delve into European art in addition to masterpieces from international artists. Furthermore, this time around Africa will be featured as a guest of honour, giving the chance for art enthusiasts to admire contemporary African creativity.
(2) Easter in Paris
A celebration of music, flowers and chocolate, Easter is one of the most eagerly anticipated days for most in Paris. This year, Easter Sunday falls on the 16th of April and the city promises the chance to experience its many traditions involving multi-course meals. Feast your eyes on patisseries and chocolatiers with windows featuring delectable chocolate, eggs, bunnies and many other artful creations. Undoubtedly one of the most exciting periods in Paris, Easter is an ideal time to visit this enchanting city. Tourists can also use Paris airport taxi services to go on an expedition within this beautiful city.
(3) French Open Tennis Championship
Taking place every May in Paris, this happens to be among the most prominent tennis grand slam events such as the Australian Open, Wimbledon and the US Open. This is an unmissable event for sport enthusiasts who love to enjoy seeing top tennis players skid across the red clay courts. Being the world’s number one clay court tennis tournament, the French Open lures in a large crowd each year, creating a vibrant atmosphere that adds to the overall excitement.
(4) Paris Japan Expo
Set to take place from 6th to 9th of July at Paris-Nord Villepinte Exhibition Center,Paris Japan Expo is a celebration of Japanese culture, traditions and music. Ensuring a distinctive experience, this one of a kind event is suited for visitors of all ages looking to delve into the fascinating Japanese culture during a splendid vacation spent in Paris.
(5) Paris Design Week
Gaining recognition for raising the bar for design weeks across the globe, Paris Design Week is a must visit event for design enthusiasts. Bringing together an increasingly international and the French design community, the event features vibrant exhibitions, cocktails, promenades and so much more. Set to take place from 8th to 16th ofSeptember, this exclusive event boasts a lineup of prestigious designers who will be passing on their knowledge and sharing their experience. Obtain valuable insights to interior design, graphics, creative direction, and more!
With such an impressive array of events in store in addition to other much awaited events such as the Annual Paris Marathon, Taste of Paris and Versailles Festival, this magnificent destination is prepared to deliver yet another remarkable year of excitement to ardent travelers and residents alike.