What's up in Paris this week January 20 to 26, 2020? Whether you're looking for leisures, exhibitions, shows, concerts, restaurants and stores to discover this week in Paris, Sortiraparis gives you the best of this week's outings in Paris!
This week's unmissable events:
Chinese New Year 2020 in Paris and Ile de France, program and parades
This year, Chinese, Korean or Vietnamese New Year (Têt) - also called Lunar New Year - falls on January 25, 2020. You want to know everything about the parades that will be held all over Paris and its surroundings ? Check out this program and discover what the French capital has in store for you. Exoticism guaranteed with parades, concerts, exhibitions, conferences, markets, dances, restaurant menus. A festive event to share with your family.
Paris Fashion Week 2020: Spring/Summer 2020 Haute Couture shows schedule
Here we go again! From Monday January 20 to Thursday January 23, 2020, the capital is getting all dressed up for the unmissable and famous Paris Fashion Week. The occasion for designers to present their Women Haute-Couture collections for Spring/Summer 2020 and show us the trends for the next season!
NBA Paris Games 2020 at Paris AccorHotels Arena: date, presale and booking
NBA is coming to Paris AccorHotels Arena for an exclusive game on Friday January 24, 2020. On the menu, Hornets vs Bucks!
Free Frozen show on Disney Village’s Lake
Frozen fans, meet on January 24, 27 and 29, 2020 at Disney Village for a colorful show on Lake Disney. Called “Magie sur le Lac Disney” it will provide you with a unique and magical moment, as a complement to the Frozen Season hosted at the same time within Disneyland Parks. And, as a bonus, it’s free of charge!
Outings of the week:
Sea Scallop Fest 2020 in Montmartre
The “Fête de la coquille Saint-Jacques” 2020 in Montmartre is an institution no one wants to miss. This year, on January 25 and 26, 2020, pride of place is given to produces from Côtes d’Armor. On the menu, free scallop tastings and more at the Place des Abbesses!
Chinese New Year 2020 at Casino Barrière Enghien-les-Bains
How about celebrating the Chinese New Year? From January 20 to February 2, 2020, Casino Barrière Enghien-les-Bains celebrates the year of the Rat, with a program full of events! Between parades, games, traditional buffet for free, we’re like in Asia.
Chinese New Year 2020 in Paris 13th arrondissement
Chinese neighborhood, Paris 13th arrondissement celebrates the Chinese New Year with 2 weeks of events. From January 20 to February 2, 2020, enjoy a change of scenery with exhibitions, conferences, shows, concerts and other ceremonies including the famous and festive parade.
The best theme parks in Paris and its surroundings, 2020
New year, new features ! Check out what the theme parks and fairgrounds of Paris and its surroundings have in store for you in 2020. All parks and rides expect you for loveable moments with your family or friends while having many surprises in store.
L’Hiver Gourmand, Park Walt Disney Studios Christmas Market
For the very first time, Disneyland Paris houses a winter market packed with delicious treats to enjoy within the Walt Disney Studios park from November 7, 2019 to March 15, 2020.
Star Wars season at Disneyland Paris: program
From January 11 to March 15, 2020 Disneyland Paris invites you to celebrate the return of the Legends of the Force season. On the menu: new shows, parades and meetings with the Star Wars saga characters… As many reasons to discover this now legendary franchise.
Grand Prix d’Amérique 2020 turns 100 at the Hippodrome Paris-Vincennes
Grand Prix d’Amérique is turning 100 years old in 2020 within the legendary Hippodrome Paris-Vincennes. This exceptional race is planned on Sunday January 26, 2020 and brings together 18 of the best harness racers in a true show American way including cheerleaders, acrobats and many entertainments yet to come…
Shopping and fair:
Winter sales 2020 in Paris: tips and good deals!
They are here! Winter sales are coming from Wednesday January 8 to February 4, 2020. Shops are clearing out and this is the perfect occasion to gets good deals if you only know the places to be and if you anticipate!
Scarla: the trendy and affordable fashion address in Paris 9th arrondissement
Feel like going on a shopping spree, let’s run to Scarla, the lovely fashion store for women. It’s in Paris 9th arrondissement and the good deal is that prices are very soft!
Normal, the very affordable Danish brand opens its first store in Paris
The affordable Danish distribution channel Normal opens its very first store in France, in Paris 9th arrondissement, at the Passage du Havre, set a stone’s throw from the Gare Saint-Lazare. Let’s not miss it and enjoy the opening party on August 16, 2019 to win some gifts!
The Socialite Family opens a home décor store in Paris
The Socialite Family has now its first address in Paris 2nd arrondissement. The new temple of design furniture where you can find the iconic pieces of the label as well as novelties.
Just Mercy starring Michael B. Jordan: discover the trailer
Michael B. Jordan, Jamie Foxx and Brie Larson, only great names for Just Mercy, Destin Daniel Cretton’s latest movie returning on the life of Bryan Stevenson who was a lawyer and defended people wrongly convicted. The movie will be out in France on January 22, 2019.
1917 by Sam Mendes: Trailer
1917: this is the name of Sam Mendes’ latest movie, out in France on January 15, 2020. In the meantime, discover the trailer!
Underwater starring Kristen Stewart: trailer
Kristen Stewart, T.J. Miller, Jessica Henwick and even Vincent Cassel will have to face an earthquake under water in “Underwater” a new William Eubank movie out in France on January 8, 2020.
Little Women by Greta Gerwig: official trailer and interview
Emma Watson, Saoirse Ronan, Meryl Streep and even Timothée Chalamet are part of the beautiful cast starring in Greta Gerwig’s newest movie. Based on the famous novel by Louisa May Alcott, “Little Women” will be out in France onJanuary 1, 2020.
Art and Cultural Exhibitions:
Chinese New Year 2020 at Paris Musée Guimet
On January 24 and 25, 2020 come along and celebrate the Chinese New Year at Musée Guimet in Paris with several activities. Touch-tours, creative workshop and commented tours are on the menu.
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.
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!
The Museum of Illusions opens in Paris
The Museum of Illusions opens in Paris 1st arrondissement. Starting December 20, 2019 come and live a unique and playful experience with your family! Dive into a fascinating world shaking your senses up… A multisensory visit you really don’t want to miss.
From the Douanier Rousseau to Séraphine. The Great Naïve Masters. The exhibition at Paris Musée Maillol - Extra time
The Great Naïve Masters are coming from September 11, 2019 to February 23, 2020 at the Musée Maillol for the “From the Douanier Rousseau to Séraphine. The Great Naïve Masters” exhibition. It offers us a wonderful discover of the naive masters, self-made artists, who started to paint between the two world wars.
Leonardo da Vinci at the Louvre - Pictures !
Leonardo da Vinci at the Louvre, here’s 2019’s most awaited event. The exhibition will pay tribute to the Florentine genius on the occasion of the 500th anniversary of his death with the wonderful display of 140 works around the 5 paintings of the master the museum already owns. The exhibition already sounds like a success with over 150,000 tickets sold before the opening of the exhibit on October 24, 2019. Don't forget to get your tickets, you'll need them to go to the Louvre!
L’Inde au miroir des Photographes, the exhibition at Paris Musée Guimet
Paris Musée Guimet paints a portrait of India with the “L’Inde au miroir des photographes” exhibition running from Wednesday November 6, 2019 to Monday February 17, 2020. Discover the pictures that make the grandiose image of this country in the eyes of Western people in the 19th century.
Kiki Smith, the exhibition at the Monnaie de Paris
Kiki Smith at the Monnaie de Paris, this is the compelling exhibition you don’t want to miss from October 18, 2019 to February 9, 2020. For this first event and monographic exhibition, the artist takes over the historic monument with 100 works so that you can discover her productions from 1980 to nowadays.
Chine 1948/49-1958, the exhibition at Paris Cartier-Bresson Foundation
Set in Paris Marais neighborhood, the Cartier-Bresson Foundation welcomes the “Chine 1948/49-1958” exhibition from October 15, 2019 to February 2, 2020.
Somuk, the exhibition at Paris Musée du Quai Branly, our pictures
From November 19, 2019 to March 8, 2020 the Musée du Quai Branly invites modern art enthusiasts to discover an exhibition about an artist from New Caledonia, Somuk. The occasion to learn more about the universe of this political leader and modern artist with works each more peculiar than the last.
Versailles Revival 1867-1937 exhibition at the Palace of Versailles, our pictures
From November 19, 2019 to March 15, 2020 the Versailles Revival exhibition at the Palace of Versailles returns on a specific period of time of the life at the palace. In the late 19th century, the Palace of Versailles was the topic for many paintings, books, photographs. And yet, it’s also a criticized period since the palace is now a historic museum. Let’s return on this period of tensions at the Palace of Versailles.
The Figurative Mondrian, the exhibition at Paris Musée Marmottan Monet is on
The Figurative Mondrian is given pride of place from September 12, 2019 to January 26, 2020 at Paris Musée Marmottan Monet. On the occasion, 67 works by Piet Mondrian are brought together including half being displayed for the first time in Paris. You’ll have “Molen Mill: Mill in Sunlight” (1908) leaving the Netherlands for the last time! What an event!
Lido de Paris Spectacular Days: Up to 30% discount off of all their offers
Until February 12, 2020 Lido de Paris launches the "Jours Spectaculaires" days during which Lido de Paris offers are discounted up to 30% off.
Oh My God She’s Parisian by Julie Colas at BO St Martin
Starting from August 23, 2019, humorist Julie Colas will be once again headlining Theatre Bo Saint-Martin with “Oh My God She’s Parisian!” her 100% English-speaking one-woman-show where she makes fun of Parisians’ flaws!
One Night of Queen at La Seine Musicale in January 2020
Gary Mullen and The Works, Freddie Mercury’s look-alike and Queen tribute band will come to La Seine Musicale on January 22, 2020 for the famous One Night of Queen.
Bars of the week:
Paris Cocktail Week 2020
After five successful editions, Paris Cocktail Week is back! From Friday January 24 to Saturday February 1, 2020, Paris welcomes the sixth edition of this event giving pride of place to… the cocktail universe!
Poupée, the friendly wine bar in Paris
Poupée is this friendly wine bar where it feels good. Here, you can meet with friends over a glass of tasty wine and good boards, we definitely feel like home!
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
The 46 Bar, a New York-inspired cocktail bar and coffee shop in Paris
The 46 Bar is this spot taking you to a New York and quirky atmosphere without even leaving Paris. On the menu, laid-back atmosphere, tasty cocktails and nice boards of cheeses and cold cuts!
BBP Canal: new beer bar and restaurant by Brussels Beer Project in Paris
Good news for people fond of Brussels Beer Project Pigalle since the brand has opened a second bar: BBP Canal, a stone’s throw from the Canal Saint-Martin. In addition to homemade brewed beers, this new place provides a brunch daily.
Restaurants of the week:
Chinese New Year 2020 at Chinagora
As every year, THE Chinese hotel in the Paris region celebrates the Chinese New Year. This year, fireworks and Lion Dance await you once again on Friday and Saturday January 24 and 25, 2020.
Cucina Eat, the Mediterranean canteen in Paris
Cucina Eat is the new restaurant set a stone’s throw from the Champ de Mars and providing healthy and tasty dishes. The Mediterranean-inspired restaurant offers mostly vegetarian dishes, but not only. But one thing is sure, everything is homemade and the menu changes with the seasons.
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.
Les Jardins du Faubourg secret winter terrace
Let’s run to Les Jardins du Faubourg secret winter terrace for a moment safe from preying looks. The green terrace of the 5-star hotel put on its warmest clothes for a hot and quiet season.
Valentine’s Day 2020 by La Maison du Chocolat
For this Valentine’s Day 2020, Nicolas Cloiseau from La Maison du Chocolat makes our heads spin and fulfill our taste buds with his delicious chocolate creations.
Valentine’s Day 2020 by Pierre Marcolini
For Valentine’s Day 2020, Pierre Marcolini invites us to discover his different chocolate creations shaped like… hearts!
La Maison du Mochi has opened its first store in Paris
La Maison du Mochi opens its very first store in the heart of Paris 6th arrondissement. Good news for lovers of this small Japanese balls to enjoy for teatime.
Yorgaki, the Greek café a stone’s throw from Pigalle
Greek coffee and gastronomy lovers are expected at Paris 9th arrondissement latest Greek café, Yorgaki. Let’s have some ellenikos, friends, shall we?
The best pancakes in Paris
Craving some pancakes? Discover the best spots in Paris to give in to your craving!
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.
Quirky cafés and tea rooms in Paris
For a gourmet and relaxing break, some people have their habits in their local coffee shop. Others, short on inspiration, would like to find a quirky and pleasant place to enjoy a tasty hot beverage served with delicious pastries. To help you out in your quest, Sortiraparis lists the quirkiest coffee shops and tea rooms in Paris.
Events to plan early:
Valentine’s Day 2020 on a helicopter in Paris
For an exceptional Valentine’s Day, what about a helicopter ride above Paris? What an uncommon surprise!
Le Mondial du Tatouage, the tattoo show 2020 in Paris, program and tickets
The famous tattoo show, Le Mondial du Tatouage, expects to celebrate its 10th anniversary in Paris on Friday March 13, Saturday 14 and Sunday 15, 2020 at the Grande Halle de la Villette. This is good news for all tattoo lovers and passionate who won’t miss it for anything in the world!
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!
Have a great week in Paris!
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From 20 January 2020 to 26 January 2020
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