Coronavirus: Foire du Trône 2020 cancelled

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Published by Julie M., My B. · Photos by My B., Laurent P. · Published on 1 April 2020 at 16h11 · Updated on 2 April 2020 at 10h33
The Foire du Trône should have been back from March 27 to May 24, 2020 on the Reuilly Pitch in Paris. The 1,062nd edition will unfortunately not take place because of the coronavirus outbreak spreading in the world.

The Foire du Trône is the largest fairground festival in France should have been back in Paris from March 27 to May 4, 2020. But due to the partial confinement, the Foire du Trône will not open on due dates and because of the uncertainty about the length of the confinement, organizers have prefered to simply cancel the event.

Because of the very high uncertainty about the deconfinement situation and the restrictive measures about main gatherings, Paris authorities have decided to cancel the edition 2020 of the Foire du Trône.

The Foire du Trône is the most popular festival fairground in France, and it should have been happening once again on the big lawn of the Pelouse de Reuilly, which is patiently waiting for its 3 million yearly visitors.

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This fair is truly a cultural event where people of all ages, socio-professional and religious groups come together, with a common goal of just having fun with family and friends.

They will be kicking off this season with the famous charity opening night on Friday March 27 for a charity. Buy your pass at €25 for adults and €15 for children (under 10) and enjoy a very fun evening full of attractions and for a good cause.

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During this exceptional evening, on Friday March 27, 2020 carnies will donate all their profits of the opening evening to the association. you can do some good whilst enjoying unlimited attractions and at a lower cost.

On the menu in 2020 (complete program coming up soon):

  • Friday March 27, 2020: opening night 
  • Tuesday March 31, 2020: boules contest
  • Sunday May 23, 2020: Diversity Day (free entertainments and shows at 7 p.m.)

A few pictures from the Foire du Trône:

Among the rides waiting for you:

  • Experience STARLIGHT, the new highly sensational park attraction at the Foire du Trône. STARLIGHT is inspired by the training equipment used by astronauts, perfect for young people who love extreme rides…It was natural for the Foire du Trône to prepare is visitors for space travel. Brand new and completely immersive, this attraction embarks visitors on a sensational astronaut training for an exciting new experience. Groups of 24 will be taken onto a lift, rotating and flipping at 65 feet in the air, while two other rings turn around it, recreating a feeling of weightlessness

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  • SPIN BALL is coming to France for the first time. Thibault Carpentier has been in the fair business for generations, and is a long-time fan of extreme rides. Owner of the “Ejection Seat,” the famous bubble flung in the air by elastic bands, he also recently purchased SPIN BALL, a 40-ton machine that seats 24 passengers for a 3-minute ride. With 4G power, passengers are lifted and circling at 26 feet in the air. Created 17 years ago by Dutch builders Jan & Will Van Der Beek, the SPIN BALL is a Northern European star attraction, perfect for thrill seekers!

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What would you say if you were flying around like Superman? Try out this crazy ride:

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Will you dare face the crazy acceleration and plunges of the KING, one of the most impressive transportable coasters in Europe?

Like every year, there will be fireworks on the French Labor Day. The date is yet to come…

The Fair will be offering it’s “Pass Foire du Trône” for a great deal which includes 26 tickets, valid for the whole season, giving access to 10 rides and numerous discounts.

So, are you ready for roller coasters, ghost trains and other sensational attractions?


Practical information


Pelouse de Reuilly
75012 Paris 12

Porte de Charenton ou Porte Dorée

Recommended age
For all

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