This year's Christmas will be a bit special in Paris. Between events cancelled and those still held, Sortiraparis tells you more about this Christmas 2020, a Christmas like no other. Whether you want to amaze your children with Paris Christmas lights, or make them meet with Santa Claus or where to buy your Christmas presents, keep reading.
Careful, this guide is currently being updated
Christmas magic is coming in the French capital thanks to the lights and markets coming very soon. For a nighttime walk or make your children’s eyes sparkle, we offer you:
The best restaurants to celebrate Christmas Eve
Are you looking for a place where you can celebrate Christmas Eve in Paris? Unique, original, smart or with your family, discover the selection of restaurants for this Christmas in the French capital.
The best winter bars, terraces and restaurants
This winter, some Parisian establishments and hotels decided to offer temporary bars, terraces and even restaurants with hot cocoa for some, cocktails and mulled wine of others and even typical dishes likely to fulfill your taste buds. Sortiraparis invites you to have a round of these winter bars, terraces and restaurants open for the Holidays.
Christmas lights 2020 in Paris
For the Holidays, Paris sparkles and dazzles. Discover the program of the lights 2020 full of colors and likely to make your eyes sparkles, and remember the inauguration dates sometimes in presence of celebrities.
Christmas windows 2020 in Paris
Discover what department stores Christmas windows have in store this year and all the animations planned for children and adults.
Christmas at Château de Vaux-le-Vicomte
For Christmas, from October 17, 2020 to January 3, 2021, Château de Vaux-le-Vicomte turns into an enchanting castle. With its tale-like decors, its lights and the show on the façade, little ones and grown-ups are about to be happy.
But Christmas also means we buy presents. Regarding this point, here are a few ideas:
Christmas Market 2020 in Paris
Because Christmas wouldn't be Christmas without Christmas Markets, discover the various Christmas markets expecting you for tasting sessions, décor ideas and gift ideas.
The best yule logs 2020
Who says Christmas says yule log. Since Paris is the capital of the French gastronomy, we can find the most beautiful yule logs. Discover what's expecting you in pastry stores this year.
The best Epiphany Cakes 2021
To carry on with the Holidays gustatory treats, let's enjoy a nice Epiphany Cake. But which one to choose?
Let’s not forget that Christmas is a family celebration. So, it’s important to entertain children, although adults like it as much:
A magical Christmas 2020 at Disneyland Paris
Disneyland Paris is slowly getting into the Christmas spirit… For the winter season and the holidays, the theme park offers several events and celebrations from November 7, 2020 to January 10, 2021. Because of coronavirus, the season will be very special.
Ice-skating rink at the Jardins du Trocadéro
A Christmas ice-skating rink with views on the Eiffel Tower, how does it sound? Let’s run to L’Aquarium de Paris terrace-bar from November 15, 2020 to January 31, 2021 to skate on a true outdoor ice-skating rink. Let’s also enjoy a cup of hot cocoa, mulled wine, Savoy specialties for loveable moments with your family or friends.
Things to do in Paris with children during the Christmas break
To know more about the activities in Paris, a guide to check regularly because it's updated according to the coming news.
Thoiry Lumières Sauvages 2020
Zoo de Thoiry creates the event once again by inviting you – from October 25, 2020 to March 7, 2021 – to its magical universe. Over 900 giant light sculptures expect you this year for a walk down the Comte de Thoiry's dreams.
Since this guide is regularly updated, stay tuned to discover the major outings and entertainments for this Christmas 2020 in Paris!
Dates and Opening Time
From 1 November 2019 to 5 January 2020
Paris - Ile de France
75001 Paris 1