Tell me, what have you planned for this week (February 19 to 24, 2019) in Paris and Ile de France?
At Sortiraparis we’ve got lots of outing ideas, so don’t waste time and discover now the major events for this new week in Paris!
This week's unmissable events:
The International Agricultural Show in Paris 2019
From February 23 to March 3, 2019, 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 “Women, Men, Talents”. Discover the 4 key sectors of the show promising some very pleasant surprises.
Van Gogh, La Nuit Etoilée: the experience at Paris Atelier des Lumières
From February 22 to December 31, 2019 Paris Atelier des Lumières takes us to a new immersive exhibition focusing on Van Gogh’s universe. For 35 minutes, we roam around Van Gogh’s most beautiful paintings, rediscovering this poorly received genius back in the days.
A thousand and one orchids 2019 at Paris Jardin des Plantes
From February 14 to March 11, 2019, Paris Jardin des Plantes exhibits again its “Mille & une orchidées” [A Thousand and one orchids] again in its large greenhouses. Imagine, over 1000 plants of blossoming orchids, of a rare beauty and gathered in the wonderful tropical greenhouse of the Jardin des Plantes. A major exhibition for flower lovers! again in its large greenhouses. Imagine, over 1000 plants of blossoming orchids, of a rare beauty and gathered in the wonderful tropical greenhouse of the Jardin des Plantes. A major exhibition for flower lovers!"|image="gauche"]
Ice skating rink at the top of the Montparnasse Tower – edition 2019
From February 16 to March 10, 2019, the highest ice skating rink in Paris is back. Imagine, skating 210 meters above the ground with Paris in the background, exciting, isn’t it? With your beloved one or for the break, here’s an original and recreational outing. Little ecofriendly bonus: this ice skating rink is man-made!
Carnival 2019 at the Château de Fontainebleau
On Sunday February 24, 2019 the Château de Fontainebleau invites families to take part in a genuine Carnival at the château. On the menu, costumes and makeup, Renaissance dance and even fencing, everything has been planned to make you travel back to the 17th century.
The new Grévin Paris
Grévin Paris underwent a makeover and expects us from February 9, 2019 with a brand-new experience, after a month of embellishment work. The famous museum set on Boulevard Montartre is finally ready to welcome visitors again so that they can find an always increasing collection of celebrities. The Parisian museum production has been redesigned and the decors entirely remade to offer a more modern tour.
Festival of Pirates and Princesses at Disneyland Paris
You have to make a choice… From January 19 to March 17, 2019, Disneyland Paris offers you to choose between the camp of Disney pirates and the one of Disney princesses, for a summit meeting… but always in a good mood. On the menu: a whole bunch of activities, meetings with characters and many beautiful surprises.
Legends of the Force: a celebration of Star Wars at Disneyland Paris
Disneyland Paris invites you to celebrate the return of the Legends of the Force from January 12 to March 17, 2019. On the menu: new shows, parades and meetings with the Star Wars saga characters… As many reasons to discover this now legendary franchise.
Thoiry Lumières Sauvages
Zoo de Thoiry creates the event by inviting you – from October 28, 2018 to March 10, 2019 – to its magical universe. Over 600 giant light sculptures take us to a journey through China and its tradition. A trip to be blown-away!
Art and Cultural Exhibitions:
Sing-along Mamma Mia at Paris Grand Rex: last dates at Paris Le Grand Rex
Following the huge success of the sold-out sessions of “Mamma Mia!” screened as part of the new concept combining musicals and karaoke called L’Ecran Pop, the Grand Rex adds three new and last dates: Friday February 22, March 22 and April 5, 2019.
Togeth’Her, the Vogue exhibition at Monnaie de Paris
From February 19 to 23, 2019 Vogue pays tribute to women at Monnaie de Paris with the Togeth’Her exhibition. On the occasion, 33 artists have been given free rein to come up with their very own Vogue Paris cover to promote their famous and inspiring woman.
Exhibition: Tromelin, l’île aux esclaves oubliés at Paris Musée de l’Homme
From February 13 to June 3, 2019 Paris Musée de l’Homme exhibition, “Tromelin, l’île aux esclaves oubliés” [Tromelin: The island of the forgotten slaves] questions visitors about our colonial past and the borders of humanity, reminding us of the story of the “Chevalier de Tromelin” and the forgotten slaves. questions visitors about our colonial past and the borders of humanity, reminding us of the story of the “Chevalier de Tromelin” and the forgotten slaves."|image="gauche"]
Collection Courtauld at Paris Fondation Louis Vuitton
From February 20 to June 17, 2019 Fondation Louis Vuitton gives pride of place to Collection Courtauld. Over 110 impressionist works that belonged to industrial Samuel Courtauld including Van Gogh’s Self-Portrait with Bandaged Ear are gathered in Paris for the first time!
The Pushkin Museum, Five Hundred Years of Master Drawings at Paris Fondation Custodia
After enchanting Paris with the wonderful exhibition of Japanese etchings, Fondation Custodia set in Paris 7th arrondissement welcomes “The Pushkin Museum, Five Hundred Years od Master Drawings” from February 2 to May 12, 2019.
Jean-Baptiste Huynh, the exhibition at Paris Musée Guimet
The Musée National des arts asiatiques – Guimet [National Museum of Asian Arts – Guimet] set in Paris 16th arrondissement, dedicates a large exhibition to the photographs taken by Jean-Baptiste Huynh. To visit from February 20 to May 20, 2019. set in Paris 16th arrondissement, dedicates a large exhibition to the photographs taken by Jean-Baptiste Huynh. To visit from February 20 to May 20, 2019."|image="gauche"]
Vasarely, le partage des formes at Paris Centre Pompidou
From February 6 to May 6, 2018, Paris Centre Pompidou will dedicate an exhibition to Vasarely. This exhibit is the first French retrospective dedicated to the father of optical art for over 50 years, no need to say we’re eager to find it out!
Mondrian dress-paintings and Claude Lalanne jewels, the exhibition at Paris Musée Yves Saint-Laurent
The Musée Yves Saint-Laurent Paris renews its display from February 12, 2019 to December 31, 2019. One discovers a beautiful selection of 50 haute-couture models including the iconic Mondrian dresses and the jewel-sculptures created by Claude Lalanne.
Nara’s Buddhas displayed at Paris Musée Guimet
The Musée national des arts asiatiques – Guimet [National Asian Arts Museum], set in Paris 16th arrondissement, welcomes the last big step of the Japonismes cultural season: the exceptional display of Nara’s Buddhas from January 23 to March 18, 2019.
Foujita at Paris Maison de la Culture du Japon
Paris Maison de la Culture du Japon, set a stone’s throw from the Eiffel Tower dedicates an exhibition to painter Foujita from January 16 to March 16, 2019. Don’t miss it, especially as the admission is free of charge!
The fans strike back: the biggest private Star Wars exhibition in Europe
Star Wars saga fans? Head to the Centre Expo Lafayette Drouot in Paris from December 14, 2018 to March 10, 2019 for the exhibition set up by fan Daniel Prada and for fans called “Les fans contre-attaquent” [The fans strike back]. Described as Europe’s biggest private Star Wars universe exhibition, this exhibit displays totally unique pieces that have been made by fans from all over the world!
Cubism at Centre Pompidou
Centre Pompidou offers an exhibition around one of the most striking and influent movements in the 20th century, Cubism. Picasso, Duchamp, Picabia, Delaunay… Artists to be discovered and rediscovered from October 17, 2018 to February 25, 2019.
Illusions, the exhibition at Paris Palais de la Découverte
From November 6, 2018 to August 25, 2019, Paris Palais de la Découverte dedicates an exhibition to illusions. A tour including 40 surprising experiences that will drive you crazy, you’d think your brain couldn’t be tricked this easily and yet…!
Art Brut Japonais II, the exhibition at the Halle Saint-Pierre
From September 8, 2018 to March 10, 2019, the Halle Saint-Pierre dedicates an exhibition to raw contemporary art from the country of the Rising Sun, called Art Brut Japonais II [Japanese Raw Art II]. A retrospective as part of the PARIS-TOKYO tandem following a first edition displayed eight years earlier.
Poison, here's the name of the exhibition to be discovered from October 10, 2018 to August 11, 2019 at Paris Palais de la Découverte. An exhibition inviting us to discover the most toxic animal and plant species. For the first time, are gathered in one place about thirty venomous and poisonous animal species among the most dangerous in the world.
Doisneau and Music
Paris Musée de la Musique at the Philharmonie dedicates an exhibition to Doisneau and music from December 4, 2018 to April 28, 2019.
Fendre l'air, l'art du bambou
Fendre l’air, l’art du bambou at Paris Musée du Quai Branly is displayed from November 27, 2018 to April 7, 2019. Over 160 bamboo items will be showcased, works of generations of Japanese craftsmen.
‘Synergies entre tradition et modernité’ exhibition at Paris Maison de la Culture du Japon
Final chapter for Japanese handicrafts in Paris as part of the Japonismes season 2018. ‘Synergies entre tradition et modernité / L’artisanat local à la pointe de l’innovation’ [Synergies, between tradition and modernity / Local handicrafts on the cutting edge of innovation] is to be discovered from February 5 to 16, 2019 at the Maison de la Culture du Japon and Discover Japan. On the menu? Over 250 items displayed, as well as workshops, conferences, demonstrations and movie screenings.
Sérusier's "The Talisman", a prophecy of color
Paris Musée d’Orsay dedicates an exhibition to Sérusier’s ‘Talisman’ a painting that became an icon of Les Nabis. This landscape with simplified shapes is a “prophecy of color” and you can rediscover it from January 29 to April 28, 2019 at the Musée d’Orsay.
Calder-Picasso, the exhibition at Paris Musée Picasso
From February 10 to August 25, 2019 Paris Musée Picasso offers a Calder-Picasso exhibition. These two innovative figures of art in the 20th century have studied the artistic expression of the “matrix of the void” including works focusing on void and the signs of kinetic art.
Origines at Cirque Alexis Gruss
Company Alexis Gruss will present “Origines” its 44th creation in Paris at the Chapiteau Alexis Gruss from October 20, 2018 to March 10, 2019. A show in tribute to the equestrian tradition in circuses.
Extra, Bouglione circus new show
From October 6, 2018 to March 17, 2019, within the beautiful setting of Cirque d’Hiver and a stone’s throw from the Place de la République, the Bouglione family displays its talent in a new show called “Extra”. If you love extraordinary shows, don’t miss this one!
From January 30 to April 21, 2019, Argentinean dance show “Che Malambo” will be performed in France for the first time at Bobino, Paris.
Tears for Fears live at Paris AccorHotels Arena in February 2019
Tears for Fears reschedule their Parisian concert initially planned on May 18, 2018 at Dôme de Paris – Palais des Sports. Meet on Thursday February 21, 2019 at AccorHotels Arena to listen the legendary British band live.
Post Malone live at Paris AccorHotels Arena in February 2019
American rapper Post Malone will take over the stage of Paris AccorHotels Arena for the first time on Friday February 22, 2019.
Slash live at Paris Zénith in February 2019
After performing at Paris Zénith in 2012 and 2014, Slash will come back to this famous venue set in Paris 19th arrondissement on Friday February 22, 2019 for a new concert, alongside Myles Kennedy & The Conspirators. He will make tracks from his new opus called “Living The Dream” resonate.
Hayley Kiyoko live at Paris Olympia in February 2019
Following her success, Hayley Kiyoko announced her return to France. In Paris, the American singer will perform this time on the stage of the Olympia for one unmissable concert on Monday February 18, 2019.
Bars and hotels:
Windo, formerly known as La Vue, is Hyatt Regency Paris new cocktail bar. This covered rooftop is the occasion to enjoy an unobstructed view over Paris while treating yourself.
Le Charles, Hôtel Le Burgundy new bar
Le Charles is the brand-new cocktail bar of Hôtel Le Burgundy set in Paris 1st arrondissement. True twin of restaurant Le Baudelaire, this small cozy corner pays tribute to the poet and offers drinks travelling through time…
Here’s for all lovers and passionate fans of Japanese gastronomy. Kunigawa Bar Vendôme offers a very beautiful break to the Land of the Rising Sun between cocktails and finger foods directly inspired by Japan.
Winter Chalet at Park Hyatt Paris-Vendôme
From November 24, 2018 to March 15, 2019, Park Hyatt Paris-Vendôme chalet is back on its winter terrace. For this new edition, the winter chalet has been created from a former sheep pen to give you a cozy and comfortable chalet for a sweet break.
HORS-PISTE à Paris: the first “mountain rooftop” by the Compagnie des Bateaux-Mouches in Paris
Think: a 120-sqm ice skating rink by the Seine, a mountain bar inspired by ski resorts and a winter bubble to live an exclusive culinary experience: here’s what to expect from January 11 to March 14, 2019 at Hors-Piste, the very first “mountain rooftop” designed in the heart of Paris by the Compagnie des Bateaux-Mouches.
Royal breakfast with princesses at Disneyland Paris
You’ve always dreamed of having breakfast with a princess? Disneyland Paris makes your dream come true and invites you to enjoy sophisticated dishes at L’Auberge de Cendrillon, along with Cinderella, Snow White and even Sleeping Beauty… A royal breakfast to discover from February 12 to April 1, 2019 for the Festival of Pirates and Princesses.
The best winter rooftops in Paris
Looking for a rooftop this winter in Paris? Here are some bars, restaurants and other spots featuring breathtaking views no matter the weather!
Garden Café: the new family-friendly restaurant in Paris
Garden Café is the new restaurant providing a nice area for kids and animations in the weekend. The perfect spot to have a nice and quiet lunch with your family, a gourmet and lively Sunday as well as to grab a coffee or sip a drink for the aperitif.
Trattoria by Gustu, the new Corsican restaurant shaking up the 19th arrondissement in Paris
Top notch produces coming straight from Corsica and Italy, simple and hearty family recipes, cocktails with a Corsican twist… How not falling under Trattoria by Gustu’s spell, the new restaurant of the Grand Marché Stalingrad?
Piero TT restaurant by Pierre Gagnaire in Paris
Good news for gastronomes since famous Chef Pierre Gagnaire has just opened in Paris a Parisian version of his Piero TT restaurant set in Hôtel Les Airelles in Courchevel.
Roberta Austerlitz, the Italian restaurant ruling the pasta realm
Gourmet alert! Italian gastronomy enthusiasts can now meet in Roberta’s new table that is this time laid in Paris 13th arrondissement, a stone’s throw from the Gare d’Austerlitz. Let’s enjoy mozzarella, parmesan and pasta all-italiana, shall we?
Caïus, the alchemy of flavors a stone’s throw from Etoile
Lovers of good food, this is for you! French gastronomy fans are expected at Caïus, a restaurant owned by chef Jean-Marc Notelet and set in Paris 17Th arrondissement, a stone’s throw from the Place de l’Etoile. A culinary alchemy to discover to enchant your taste buds.
Supernova, the new Italian restaurant in the Marais neighborhood
Supernova is the nice and lovely name of the new Italian restaurant that opened two months ago on rue Réaumur. On the menu, no pizza but a festival of pasta, creamy mozzarelles, fishes and shells. Buon appetito!
Burger Theory, delicious vegan burgers
Forget all you think you know about plant-based diet, because at Burger Theory, burgers are tasty in addition to be entirely homemade.
Les Françaises, plates to share and marvelous cocktails
Les Françaises, it’s the restaurant that shakes Paris 17th arrondissement up with a lot of fantastic plates to share, cooked with quality ingredients and marvelous cocktails.
Chez Minnà, the Corsican canteen set on Grands Boulevards in Paris
At the lovely local bistro Chez Minnà, we eat Corsican food. And not any kind of Corsican food, Corsican food that smells exactly like where it comes from.
Boca: new gourmet address by Olivier Krot in Paris
A friendly atmosphere in a private setting with small and delicious plates based on seasonal produces: here’s what to expect when coming in Boca, the new tantalizing address in Paris 9th arrondissement by Olivier Krot.
Chiquette, Hotel Le Cinq Codet new restaurant
Chef David Maroleau reveals a cosmopolite menu at Chiquette, the new restaurant set in 5-star Hôtel Le Cinq Codet.
Café Lai’Tcha in Paris: tasty travel to south-eastern Asia
Some culinary experiments are not about to be forgotten so much the flavors are enchanting. It’s the case of Café Lai’Tcha. Both a high-range Asian tea shop-restaurant and caterer, this place has opened in March 2018 under the leadership of the famous female chef Adeline Grattard and her husband Chi Wah Chan.
Le Boudoir, Pablo Gicquel pastry boutique at the Crillon
Haute pâtisserie fans, the Hôtel de Crillon opens a new pastry boutique. A boutique accessible via rue Boissy d’Anglas that is open to all and offers Pastry Chef Pablo Gicquel’s famous creations.
Olivier Stehly pastry corner at Paris Gare Montparnasse
Foodies unite! Olivier Stehly has just opened a pastry corner near the platforms in Paris Gare Montparnasse. Waiting for your train can actually turn into a gourmet moment or if you simply want to grab a bite, that’s the perfect spot.
The French Bastards: the new delicious bakery-patisserie in Oberkampf
You have to visit The French Bastards to discover the savory and sweet creations of this new bakery-patisserie in Paris 11th arrondissement!
Opening of Le Quartier Général de Belleville Brûlerie
How about a nice and warm cup of coffee? But a quality of coffee, of course! Belleville Brûlerie opens a coffee temple in Paris 19th arrondissement. At Le Quartier Général de Belleville Brûlerie we enjoy coffee, but we also learn a lot on the matter thanks to tasting workshops and guided tours.
The best gluten-free addresses in Paris
Are you looking for a nice gluten-free address in Paris? Here are some gourmet restaurants likely to treat you well while suiting your gluten-free diet! Follow the guide!
The best bakeries in Paris
Looking for the best bakery in Paris? You made it! To enjoy the best bread in the French capital, we give you the top Parisian bakeries.
Have a great week in Paris!
From 18 February 2019 to 24 February 2019
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