Bastille Day Fireworks 2017 in Paris

Bastille Day highlight is the famous fireworks at the Eiffel Tower. This pyrotechnics show, both spectacular and magical, brings delight and pride to Parisians. Discover now the musical programming!

Anne Hidalgo said it: the Eiffel Tower remains one of Paris biggest symbols and Bastille Day fireworks 2017 in Paris is destined to happen.

For this exceptional evening, Paris city hall will welcome again the Concert de Paris, a remarkable concert, reuniting the Orchestre National de France, the Choeur de Radio France and the Maîtrise de Radio France alongside the greatest international opera singers.

Then, at 11 p.m., make way for the fireworks, expected to attract 500,000 spectators on the Champ-de-Mars. The theme will focus on Paris application for Olympic Games 2024.

This year, the fireworks will be let off by the Société Ruggieri.

Discover the musical programming

  • Introduction: Star Wars The Force Awakens – Trailer Theme (1’40)
  • Bastille Day scene: TIBZ – Nation (1’55)
  • Visiting Paris: Caravan Palace – Dramophone (1’25) // Parov  Stelar – Catgroove (40’’) // The Chainsmokers – Paris (1’) // Jacques Brel – La Chanson des vieux amants (1’05)
  • Ecology: Deep Forest – Lullaby (1’45)
  • Olympics & Sport: John Williams – Olympic Fanfare and theme (2’) // Tonight (instrumental version) (40’’) // I Love You – Woodkid (55’’)
  • Heritage and Evolution: Indila – Dernière Danse (1’50) // Two Steps From Hell – All is Hell That’s Ends Well (1’50)
  • Parisians: Willy William ft. Chris Cab – Paris (1’10) // Frank Sinatra – I love Paris (55’’)
  • Finale: sharing and celebrating: Ibrahim Maalouf – Red & Black Lights (2’30) // Two Steps From Hell – Starchild (3’)

If you want to have a look on last year’s Bastille Day Fireworks, check it out here:

2016 Fireworks by mairiedeparis

Like last year, accessing the Eiffel Tower will be controlled at different places with filtering to control the introduction of dangerous items, so that you can enjoy a very peaceful evening!

Practical information:
Bastille Day Fireworks 2017 in Paris
Friday July 14, 2017 at 11 p.m.
Venue: Champ de Mars
Free admission

© Sophie Robichon / Mairie de Paris

To know what to do in Paris on Bastille day, check our other guides:

Elodie D.
Last updated on 15 July 2017

Practical information


Tour Eiffel
75007 Paris 7


Recommended age
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14 Juillet 2017 à 22h50

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