What are you up to this weekend (February 28, 29 and March 1, 2020) in Paris and in Île de France? Without further ado, check the unmissable events happening this new weekend in Paris!
This weekend's unmissable events:
Paris Half-Marathon 2020: Harmonie Mutuelle Semi de Paris: route and registrations
The 28th edition of Paris Half-Marathon now called Harmonie Mutuelle Semi de Paris took place this Sunday March 1, 2020 in the streets of the French capital, departing from Gare d'Austerlitz to line at the Bibliothèque François Mitterrand. And while waiting for the D-Day, sign up!
Monet, Renoir, Chagall… Journeys around the Mediterranean, the immersive exhibition by the Atelier des Lumières
The Atelier des Lumières presents the visual experience Monet, Renoir, Chagall, Journeys around the Mediterranean from February 28 to December 31, 2020. Designed as a visual experience, this exhibition takes us to the heart of masterpieces by 20 artists including Renoir, Monet, Pissarro, Matisse, Signac, Derain, Vlaminck, Dufy, Chagall for a walk across the history of art in the 19th and 20th centuries, from impressionism to modernity via pointillism and fauvism.
Free museums and monuments in Paris this Sunday March 1, 2020
Looking for a free museum to visit on Sunday March 1, 2020? This is the perfect guide for you, Sortiraparis reminds you which museums are free on the first Sunday of every month to make culture more accessible to all!
The Champs-Elysées will go car-free on Sunday March 1, 2020
The Champs Elysées will be free of car and pedestrian one Sunday per month. It's the perfect occasion to discover the world's most beautiful avenue in a new light and to take a selfie in front of the Arc de Triomphe without any car to ruin the scenery. Next event: Sunday March 1, 2020.
Paris first four arrondissements go car-free on March 1 2020
Good news for Paris lovers who have no car since Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo has announced that the first four arrondissements of Paris are now reserved for pedestrians, a Sunday per month. Next event: March 1, 2020.
Paris Fashion Week: Fall/Winter 2020-2021 Women ready-to-wear collection shows
Here we go again! From Monday February 24 to Tuesday March 3, 2020, the capital is getting all dressed up for the unmissable and famous Paris Fashion Week. The occasion for designers to present their Women ready-to-wear collection for Fall/Winter 2020-2021 and show us the trends for the next season!
The International Agricultural Show in Paris 2020, program
From Saturday February 22 to Sunday March 1, 2020, the International Agricultural Show is back in Paris. A new edition that will delight farmers and the city slickers we are. This year’s theme is “Agriculture welcomes you with open arms". Discover the 4 key sectors of the show promising some very pleasant surprises.
Concerts and shows:
Arabofolies 2020, the musical art and idea festival at the Paris Arab World Institute
Paris Arab World Institute invites you from February 28 to March 8, 2020 to discover the third part of its brand-new multi-disciplinary festival, the Arabofolies. On the menu, concerts, movie sessions, literary meetings and debates about the following topic: commitment.
Villette Tropical 2020: West Indian carnival at the Petite Halle in Paris
West Indies are coming to Paris 19th arrondissement for the new edition of Villette Tropical. Meet on Saturday February 29, 2020 for a fantastic musical journey to Martinique, Guadeloupe and even Cuba.
Eddie Izzard at La Nouvelle Seine with Wunderbar
British humorist Eddie Izzard will perform on February 28, 2020 at La Nouvelle Seine his show “Wunderbar”.
Défi, Cirque d’Hiver Bouglione’s latest show
For the season 2019/2020, Cirque d’Hiver Bouglione presents their latest circus creation, “Défi”. On the menu this year, clowns, juggling acts, acrobatic acts, a few animals and a plane.
Funny Girl at Paris Théâtre Marigny
What an event! Broadway musical “Funny Girl” will be performed for the very first time in Paris. Meet at Théâtre Marigny until March 7, 2020.
Art and Cultural Exhibitions:
Christian Louboutin exhibition at Paris Palais de la Porte Dorée: L'Exhibition[niste]
From February 25 to July 28, 2020, Paris Palais de la Porte Dorée presents a wonderful Christian Louboutin exhibition. The artist displays his creations and inspirations for an exceptional exhibition called L'Exhibition[niste]."]
Yves Klein, infinite blue, the exhibition at the Atelier des Lumières
The Atelier des Lumières looks at life through blue-tinted glasses with the “Yves Klein, Infinite Blue” exhibition. From February 28, 2020 to January 3, 2021 don’t give any second thoughts and go and enjoy this incredible visual and sound universe.
“Cézanne and the Italian Masters” at Paris Musée Marmottan Monet
The “Cézanne and the Italian Masters” exhibition running from February 27 to July 5, 2020 at Paris Musée Marmottan Monet will return for the first time to the very strong connection between Cézanne and the masterpieces by the greatest Italian masters.
Pierre Soulages, the exhibition celebrating his 100th birthday at Paris Centre Pompidou
Centre Pompidou celebrates Pierre Soulages’ 100th birthday with the “Soulages et le musée national d’art moderne” (Soulages and the National Museum of Modern Art) exhibition. Rediscover this modern artist dear to Centre Pomidou through 14 works displayed from December 11, 2019 to March 9, 2020.
The World of Banksy: immersive Banksy experience at Paris Espace Lafayette-Drouot
The Espace Lafayette-Drouot in Paris is welcoming an unique installation: “The World of Banksy: The Immersive Experience”. Extended to June 30, 2020, this exhibition in sut is devoted to the world-famous street artist, and reveals about 100 works on 1200sqm. Keep reading to discover our most beautiful pictures of the exhibition.
Patrick and Victor Demarchelier exhibition at the A. Galerie
Gisele Bundchen, Kate Moss, Angelina Jolie and more celebrities have been shot by photographed by Patrick and Victor Demarchelier, and from February 24 to April 11, 2020 Paris A. Galerie devotes an exhibition to them, called “Héritages”.
Flower Show, the free Haute-Couture exhibition at Sofitel Paris Le Faubourg
The Fédération Française de la Création Couture sur Mesure – Paris and Hotel Sofitel Paris Le Faubourg team up and present the Flower Show exhibition. From January 20 to March 8, 2020, meet at the hotel set on Faubourg Saint-Honoré to discover the exceptional works by C’Couture-Paris label designers.
In Search of Lost Works, the exhibition at the Giacometti Institute
From February 25 to April 12, 2020 the Giacometti Institute invites fans of the artist to come and discover their latest exhibition, In Search of Lost Works. A fascinating investigation on the clues left by Giacometti to discover never-seen-before works! Don’t miss it!
Vie et œuvres d’Otto Freundlich, the exhibition at Paris Musée de Montmartre
You thought you knew everything about Otto Freundlich? Not at all. The monographic “La revelation de l’abstraction” exhibition running from February 28 to September 6, 2020 at Paris Musée de Montmartre returns to the life and works of the modern and abstract art forerunner.
Mille et une Mers, a Thousand and One Seas, the sea exhibition at the Aquarium Tropical de la Porte Dorée
Discover many sea creatures photographed by Fabrice Guérin with the Aquarium Tropical de la Porte Dorée. Running from February 29 to April 5, 2020, the “Mille et une Mers” (a Thousand and One Seas) exhibition shows the beauty and the fragility of animals and their habitats.
Harper’s Bazaar, the exhibition at Paris Musée des Arts Décoratifs
Harper’s Bazaar is coming to Paris Musée des Arts Décoratifs for a great retrospective running from February 28 to July 5, 2002. In the museum’s fashion and fabric collections freshly renovated, items and photographs tell about 150 years of fashion, the fashion exhibition to see this spring!
The Last Wedding, Rebecka Tollens’ free exhibition at Paris Arts Factory gallery
The Arts Factory gallery welcomes Rebecka Tollens’ latest exhibition: The Last Wedding. From January 22 to February 29, go and discover the surprisingly realistic drawings focusing on the union of the bodies and feelings. And the exhibition is free of charge!
Claudia Andujar exhibition at the Cartier foundation
The Fondation Cartier welcomes Claudia Andujar and her “The Yanomami Struggle” exhibition. From January 30 to May 10, 2020, discover the Yanomami people and Amazonia through the pictures of the Brazilian artist. An impressive journey thanks to over 300 photographs and historic documents.
Démons et Merveilles exhibition at the Centre Wallonie Bruxelles in Paris
In Paris, from January 24 to March 1, 2020 the Centre Wallonie-Bruxelles devotes an exhibition to two artist brothers, Olivier and Quentin Smolders, called “Démons et Merveilles” (Demons and Wonders). A dive into the universe of these brothers, one being a filmmaker, the other a plastics artist, and their passion for pictures.
Magnétique exhibition at Paris Palais de la Découverte
From Tuesday November 5, 2019 to Sunday May 3, 2020, the Palais de la Découverte invites you to explore the magnetic world with an interactive exhibition. Be attracted to the universe of magnetism and experiment its surprising effects.
Barbara Hepworth exhibition at Paris Musée Rodin: our pictures
From November 5, 2019 to March 22, 2020 Paris Musée Rodin invites art lovers to discover an exhibition about sculptor Barbara Hepworth. Let's discover the career of the artist. You know you don't want to miss it!
Don't hesitate to have a look at the best exhibitions in Paris this March 2020.
Fauchon opens its first tea and infusion store in the Madeleine area
Calling all tea and infusion lovers, Fauchon opens its first Thé & Infusion store in Paris. Let’s run to the Place de la Madeleine to discover this spot devoted to the most consumed hot beverage in the world.
Philippe Conticini opens his first Gâteaux d’Emotions bakery-pastry store in Paris 16th arrondissement!
Philippe Conticini opened a new Gâteaux d’Emotions store in Paris 16th arrondissement, in the Passy neighborhood. This is the chef's first "bakery" unveiling a wonderful range of viennoiseries in addition to the pastries we love.
Bab: the first brioche bar by Margaux Aycard in Paris
Calling all foodies, a new concept has just been inaugurated in Paris! Head to the 8th arrondissement to discover BAB, the first brioche bar in Paris. Created by young and passionate Margaux Aycard, BAB will delight your taste buds thanks to delicious sweet and savory, braided and flaky brioches!
The best hot chocolates in Paris
When the cold hits hard (or not) in Paris, we fancy only one thing, cuddling up in a blanket and drink a very gourmet hot chocolate! And to drink a hot chocolate in Paris, you better head to the best chocolate-makers in Paris and this is a good thing since we selected the best hot chocolate to try in Paris…
Best meals under 15 euros in Paris
You’re almost broke but you really want to go out for a restaurant? Discover now the best meals under €15 in Paris.
Quirky restaurants in Paris
Looking for a quirky and unusual restaurant in Paris? You want something new, spectacular, and something awe-inspiring in your plate? Enjoying a meal in a unique setting or context? For uncommon culinary experiences, keep reading!
Paris best quirky bars
Going from the ice bar to the one where you can enjoy delicious drinks while petting a cat, without forgetting the bar where you can play board games... Paris is full of bars, all more original than strange and invites you to discover its top of the capital's unusual bars.
The best wine bars in Paris
Wine is unquestionably part of the French heritage. To be enjoyed with tapas, a board of charcuteries and of cheeses or more sophisticated dishes, wine always seduces people, no matter if it’s red, white or rosé. To sort it out and have a good time, we reveal you our favorite wine bars in Paris.
The best cocktail bars in Paris
Feel like making your taste buds tremble with cocktails as surprising as delicious? Feel like knowing the best places to enjoy incredible beverages created and made by genuine bartenders? Let's discover now our best cocktail bars in Paris.
As for the rest...
Mobster Bar in Paris: the Prohibition-inspired speakeasy
How about travelling back in time all the way to the Prohibition while staying in Paris? To enjoy this incredible travel in space and time, head to Paris 11th arrondissement to discover Mobster Bar created by the Lozano brothers.
Rehab, a CBD-based cocktail bar in Paris - Video
Normandy Hotel unveils an uncommon speakeasy! Welcome to Rehab, the CBD-based cocktail bar that rocks. Video
Bar Chaumont, speakeasy bar within Hotel Bachaumont
Calling all people looking for an intimate spot. Speakeasy bar nestled within Hotel Bachaumont, Bar Chaumont is the new confidential den for 100% French wine and tapas fans.
Griffon, cultural and committed café-bar in the heart of the Marais
Hot spot alert! New cultural and committed café-bar Griffon is coming to the heart of the Marais. Big hidden terrace, bargain-hunted décor, seasonal food and even citizen debate, let’s hang out all day.
Aux Lyonnais restaurant celebrates its 130th anniversary with Michelin-starred chefs
Famous Parisian restaurant Aux Lyonnais celebrates its 130th anniversary by inviting 3 Michelin-starred chefs from Auberge-Rhône-Alpes. The famous Parisian bouchon lyonnais invites you to discover exceptional dishes cooked by these chefs from February to April 2020 in Paris. Wonderful gustatory discoveries to enjoy!
Rosie, the new and trendy brasserie in the Bastille area
Enjoying Parisian brasseries? Brasserie Rosie has opened on January 9 in Paris 11th arrondissement, a stone’s throw from the Place de la Bastille. On the menu? Traditional brasserie dishes provided for a very reasonable price and paired with nice vintage and delicious cocktails.
Les Marmottes: Savoyard restaurant in Paris
Calling all raclette, tartiflette, fondue and other cheesy and Savoyard specialties fans! Les Marmottes have taken over the city center of Paris to warm you up on these cold days. Come and discover this warm mountain-inspired restaurant where cheese is given pride of place!
Kouki, the Japanese Mexican canteen in Paris
Kouki, this is the name of the “fast good” restaurant mixing Japan flavors with delicious Mexican dishes. Tasty poke bowls, as well as revisited Asian tacos and original ramens are on the menu.
Québecium: the authentic Quebec-inspired bistro-bar in Paris
Do you like Quebec, its nice and hearty dishes and the accent? You want to know more about their culture while licking your fingers? Then head to Québecium, the brand-new bistro, beer bar and delicatessen inspired by Quebec in Paris.
Le Petit Nico: delicious bistronomic restaurant in Paris 17th arrondissement
Le Petit Nico belongs to the family of the new and very tasty restaurants in Paris 17th arrondissement. Open in September 2019, a stone’s throw from the Place du Maréchal Juin, this delicious local bistro concocts homemade and quality dishes that are creative and hearty to fulfill our taste buds. And magic definitely happens!
Beau Regard, restaurant, bar and movie theater in Saint-Germain-des-Prés
From a movie theater, Beau Regard became a place of life mixing cocktail bar, screening room and restaurant which menu has been put up by Mathieu Pacaud.
The renewal of the Brasserie Victor Hugo in Paris
The Brasserie Victor Hugo looks brand-new! Spearheaded by restaurateur Nicolas Richard, the famous brasserie set in the very chic 16th arrondissement of Paris unveils a new face, resolutely more modern but not forgetting the Parisian brasserie codes we’re so deeply attached to.
La Fontaine Gaillon: new table by Marc Veyrat in Paris
The huge chef Marc Veyrat has done it again! Partnering with Moma Group again, he’s just taken over La Fontaine Gaillon in Paris, a new table “thought up like a local institution” and highlighting sea products.
La Frasca: the new and warm bistro on the left bank in Paris
Authentic conviviality and quality food are the watchwords of La Frasca. Open since early October 2019 in the heart of Paris 6th arrondissement, this new and modern bistro welcomes you like at home and fulfills your taste buds thanks to gourmet and Mediterranean-inspired dishes.
Italian restaurant That’s Life in Paris Marais neighborhood by Jean-Michel Wilmotte
That's Life, this is the name of the newest restaurant mixing design and delicious Italian specialties. Revisited by Jean-Michel Wilmotte, this bright and modern spot offers delicious dishes.
Kodawari Tsukiji: the incredible and new restaurant devoted to fish ramen in Paris
About three years after opening the very first Kodawari Ramen in the Odeon area, a second and news address devoted to ramen opens in Paris. Its name? Kodawari Tsukiji. The occasion to enjoy a new and incredible Japanese experience both immersive and gustatory.
New Frozen Season at Disneyland Paris: program
Disneyland Paris has announced a brand-new season focusing on the successful animated movie, Frozen, from January 11 to May 3, 2020. The occasion to meet your favorite characters prior to the opening of the new themed area at Walt Disney Studios by 2025.
Coming up soon or to book in advance:
Alanis Morissette live at Paris AccorHotels Arena in October 2020
It’s official, Alanis Morissette is coming to Paris in 2020! The Canadian singer is coming to town for an exclusive show on Thursday October 22 at the AccorHotels Arena as part of her world tour celebrating the 25th anniversary of her iconic album “Jagged Little Pill”.
Rhum Fest Paris 2020: program and booking
If you’re a rum connoisseur, don’t miss the new and 7th edition of Rhum Fest Paris to be discovered at Vincennes Parc Floral on Saturday April 25 and Sunday 26, 2020 for the general public, and on April 27 for professionals. On the menu? Tasting and animations over this famous spirit.
Taste of Paris 2020 at the Grand Palais: participating chefs
Taste of Paris, The chefs and foodies festival is back at the Grand Palais from May 14 to 17, 2020. For 4 days, let's enjoy the best of gastronomy in one and only place. The most famous Parisian chefs will be gathered in the French capital's most beautiful setting: the Grand Palais. And good news, you can already get your tickets!
Have a nice weekend!
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