Christmas lights 2017 in Paris: inauguration dates!

For the Holidays, Paris sparkles and dazzles. Discover the program of the lights 2017 from the Champs-Elysées to Bercy Village, without forgetting the very smart Faubourg Saint-Honoré. A shimmering journey likely to blow you away! And don’t miss the inaugurations dates with celebrities such as Lili-Rose Depp and Nolwenn Leroy!

Every year, for the Holidays, Paris doesn’t steal its nickname: the city of lights since many wonderful Christmas lights are set up for everyone’s greatest happiness.

Star shower, twinkling lights, light garlands, shimmering trees and multicolored baubles enliven over 150 streets and 70 neighborhoods in Paris from the Champs-Elysées to Montmartre without forgetting the Boulevard Saint-Germain, Avenue des Gobelins, Place du Marché Sainte-Catherine, Bercy Village… A magical décor for a gleaming Christmas!

Don’t miss the best Christmas lights 2017 in Paris:

Illuminations de Noël des Champs-Elysées 2017 avec Lily-Rose DeppChristmas lights 2017 on the Champs-Elysées
Friends, Christmas is just around the corner and with it, it brings its share of magic in Paris. Among the enchanting moments, the beautiful Christmas lights on the Champs-Elysées scheduled from Wednesday November 22, 2017! The lights will remain until January 8. This year's edition sponsor has an international aura since it's Lily-Rose Depp.

Les Illuminations de Noël 2017 à Bercy Village Christmas lights 2017 in Bercy Village
Bercy Village lights up the sky for the Holidays 2017 and starting from November 16, 2017. This year, a path of fairy dust will appear in the weekend while a fir trees forest will amaze children every day!

Illuminations de Noël 2016 de l'avenue Montaigne : lancement le 18 novembre Christmas lights 2017 in Avenue Montaigne
To celebrate Christmas 2017, Avenue Montaigne in Paris shines bright and it’s French history enthusiasts and TV host Stéphane Bern who will launch festivities on November 17 at 7 p.m.

Illuminations de Noël 2017 sur le boulevard HaussmannChristmas lights 2017 on Boulevard Haussmann
Christmas magic is back on Boulevard Haussmann: from December 1, 2017 to January 7, 2018, for the first time in a long time, the department store-boulevard is going to be light up and thanks to you! Colors, effects, and rhythms with illuminations, we could choose the atmosphere of the boulevard with a mobile application: #PlayHaussmann.

Illuminations de Noël 2016 du Faubourg St Honoré avec Elsa ZylbersteinChristmas lights 2017 in Faubourg Saint Honoré
This Thursday November 16, 2017, Nolwenn Leroy will turn Faubourg St Honoré Christmas light on. Don’t miss this feast for the eyes and ears with dozens of garlands and lights shining bright and Christmas carols sung by Paris Gospel Choir. This wonderful decoration is accompanied by a tombola to support Laurette FUGAIN charity fighting against leukemia.

And for even more Christmas magic, don’t forget about department stores’ Christmas windows in Paris working twice as hard to make everyone’s eyes sparkle with joy. And obviously, without forgetting Christmas markets for strolls as magical as gourmet.

Elodie D.
Last updated on 16 November 2017

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