What's up in Paris this week November 11 to 17, 2019? 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:
BHV Marais Christmas Windows 2019 take us to Strasbourg
For this Christmas 2019, BHV has decided to create a magical window and provide entertainments by partnering with Christmas capital. Meet from November 13, 2019 to January 2, 2020.
Maria Callas: The Hologram Tour back at Paris Salle Pleyel in November 2019
Maria Callas live? How come? And yet, it’s possible thanks to The Hologram Tour stopping by Paris Salle Pleyel on Sunday November 17, 2019.
Galeries Lafayette comes to Beaugrenelle, inauguration date
Galeries Lafayette Beaugrenelle is coming soon! Paris department store chose this mall on the left bank to replace the Galeries Lafayette Montparnasse as it’s closing. On the menu? A 6,000sqm department store covering 4 stories, including restaurants and a “premium selection of its fashion offer”. Said to open on November 12, 2019!
Outings of the week:
Printemps Christmas windows 2019 unveiled by Chiara Ferragni - Pictures & Video
For the Holiday Season 2019 in Paris, Printemps department store sees the big picture with Christmas windows giving life to magical characters. After the inauguration with Chiara Ferragni, Christmas magic takes over Boulevard Haussmann! Pictures and video.
Christmas 2019 at Disneyland Paris: what's on
Little by little, Christmas is settling in at Disneyland Paris… For the winter season and the Holidays – from November 9, 2019 to January 6, 2020 – the theme park offers several events and festive moments.
Sports and leisures of the week:
WBA World Championship 2019 at Paris AccorHotels Arena
This Friday November 15, 2019 will see clashes of titans with the WBA world championship at Paris AccorHotels Arena. On the occasion, French boxer Arsen Goulamirian will face off Australian Kane Watts in the cruiserweight category. As well as a French vs French shock with Michel Soro and Cédric Vitu to win the WBA Gold title in the superwelter category. Answer the question below the article to try and win your invitations.
The tree climbing sites in the Ile-de-France region
The Ile-de-France is full of dense forests with numerous tree climbing adventures' facilities. Just like a true adventurer, you can go prove just how smooth and agile you are (worthy of a true monkey, I bet). Here is a list of the best tree-climbing adventures' facilities (aka accrobranche
Phobia Escape Game, the escape game that pays no heed to padlocks and other codes!
Escape game enthusiasts, we’ve found a new way to play! Phobia Escape Game, set in Paris 13th arrondissement, shakes up the way to grasp the escape game by offering players a total immersion in varied universes, the whole, locked up in a room with no codes nor padlocks to move and escape. Without any timer as well… Ready to take the challenge up?
Shopping and beauty:
Fraîche: the vintage made in Paris brand
Are your looking for an eco-friendly and unique outfit? Fresh is the brand that was made for you. It’s local, 100% made in Paris and combines vintage elegance and fun details, because dressing up is feeling good about ourselves! Here’s a brand likely to put us in a good mood!
Veja opens its first store in Paris
How great! Eco-friendly sneaker brand Veja opens its first store in Paris 3rd arrondissement. On the occasion, the brand releases the Condor, the first post oil running trainers. Meet from September 20, 2019 on rue de Poitou to try them!
Misericordia: committed fashion from Lima to Paris
This September we want to go on a committed shopping spree. Meet at Misericordia in Paris 11th arrondissement to discover a whole comfortable and affordable ready-to-wear clothing line coming straight from Lima.
La Superette, the new trendy spot for small designers
La Superette is the new trendy concept-store devoted to young brands and rising designers. You’ll find your happiness for sure!
Unisex sweatshirt brand Agogo now has its store in Paris
Unisex streetwear brand Agogo now has its own physical store. Let’s run in Paris 4th arrondissement to discover the new collection as well as the other designers available in the store.
Concept Store Distance opens its first store in Paris
Running is trendy, even on the Parisian macadam. Lyon concept store Distance got it right and opens its first store in Paris, a lovely version of the Lyon-based house.
Supervintage, the new store for vintage lovers
Supervintage is the new store for vintage lovers to discover in Paris 10th arrondissement!
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.
The best beauty and wellness addresses in Paris
Here’s something likely to delight people ready to get all pampered up, the ultimate guide of the best beauty and wellness addresses in Paris. Ready for a cocooning session? Here we go!
Eco friendly places in Paris
Feel like adopting an eco-friendly lifestyle? Here are the places in Paris that will help you move towards an eco-friendlier world!
Shopping in Paris: the best addresses
Feel like going on a shopping spree? To find your new favorite clothing item, we brought together our favorite fashion stores in Paris as well as out best tips and tricks. Careful though, these addresses are highly addictive!
Niche perfumeries in Paris
Looking for a unique fragrance? A heady perfume which manages to enchant your entourage? Keep reading to find happiness in the best niche perfumeries in Paris!
Zombieland: Double Tap: review and trailers
Zombieland Double Tap, A Ruben Fleischer movie following the first movie of the franchise, is out in France on November 6, 2019. The zombie killing quartet returns ten years after the first movie… Let’s discover the different trailers together.
Maleficent: Mistress of Evil, discover the new trailer
Angelina Jolie and Elle Fanning are back with MALEFICENT: MISTRESS OF EVIL, the second opus of the adventures of the most famous Disney villains, in theaters on October 16, 2019 in France.
Hustlers starring Jennifer Lopez and Cardi B: trailer
Hustlers, a film by Lorene Scafaria starring Jennifer Lopez and Cardi B., is out in French movie theaters on October 16, 2019. Discover the trailer!
Charlie’s Angels starring Kristen Stewart: official trailer
Charlie’s Angels are back to kick villains’ asses in theater in Charlie’s Angels, a movie by Elizabeth Banks out on October 30, 2019 in France. Let’s discover the official trailer!
Joker, starring Joaquin Phoenix: review and trailers
Joker, a Todd Philipps movie will be released in France on October 9, 2019. A journey to the past of Batman’s antagonist portrayed by Joaquin Phoenix.
Art and Cultural Exhibitions:
Christian Boltanski exhibition at Paris Centre Pompidou
From November 13, 2019 to March 16, 2020, Paris Centre Pompidou houses a retrospective about French artist’s work: Christian Boltanski. A dive into the rites of our society and the memory that remains after our death.
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.
A huge J.R.R. Tolkien exhibition at Paris BNF for Fall 2019
J.R.R. Tolkien fans can smile! The Bibliothèque Nationale de France has announced an immersive retrospective around Tolkien’s work, famous for creating – among others – the Hobbit universe. Meet from October 22, 2019 to February 16, 2020.
Leonardo da Vinci at the Louvre: 140 works gathered in Paris!
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!
Greco exhibition at the Grand Palais
From October 14, 2019 to February 10, 2020, the Grand Palais dedicates an exhibition to Cretan artist Domenico Theotokopoulos aka “El Greco” founder of the Spanish School of the 16th century.
Futur, Ancien, Fugitif, the exhibition at Paris Palais de Tokyo
From October 16, 2019 to January 5, 2020 Palais de Tokyo invites contemporary art loves to come and discover its exhibition called “Futur, Ancien, Fugitif” [Future, Ancient, Fugitive].."|image="gauche"]
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.
Charlie Chaplin, the one-man band, the exhibition at Paris Philharmonie
Charlie Chaplin is given pride of place at Paris Philharmonie from October 11, 2019 to January 26, 2020 with a superb exhibition. A wonderful occasion to discover a musical portrait of Charlie Chaplin!
Picasso, magical paintings at Paris Musée Picasso
Paris Musée Picasso devotes a very beautiful exhibition to Picasso’s “Tableaux Magiques” [Magical Paintings] from October 1, 2019 to February 23, 2020. These magical paintings have been painted between summer 1926 and spring 1930 and are portraits inspired by extra-occidental art and sign the first lights of cubism! from October 1, 2019 to February 23, 2020. These magical paintings have been painted between summer 1926 and spring 1930 and are portraits inspired by extra-occidental art and sign the first lights of cubism!"|image="gauche"]
Charlotte Perriand at Paris Fondation Louis Vuitton
From October 2, 2019 to February 24, 2020 Charlotte Perriand is given pride of place at Paris Fondation Louis Vuitton. You can discover the career of a committed woman, forerunning our time.
Italian masterpieces from the Alana Collection at Paris Musée Jacquemart-André - Pictures
From September 13, 2019 to January 20, 2020, the Collection Alana unveils its Italian masterpiece paintings. Fra Angelico, Bellini, Tintoretto, Veronese, this fall 2019, we’re about to walk 5 centuries of painting, from the Italian Renaissance to the paintings of the 17th century thanks to 75 exceptional paintings.
20 years of Collection Enrichment at Musée du Quai Branly – Jacques Chirac
The Musée du Quai Branly – Jacques Chirac invites you to return to 20 years of original, surprising and rare purchases with the “20 years of Collection Enrichment at Musée du Quai Brnaly – Jacques Chirac” exhibition from September 24, 2019 to January 26, 2020.
Moderne Maharajah, un mécène des années 30 at Paris Musée des Arts Décoratifs
The palace of the Maharajah of Indore is at the heart of an exhibition, L’Inde au défi de la mordernité, from September 26, 2019 to January 12, 2020 at Paris Musée des Arts Décoratifs.
Bacon en toute lettre, the exhibition at Paris Centre Pompidou
From September 11, 2019 to January 20, 2020 Paris Centre Pompidou dedicates an exhibition to British artist Francis Bacon. A retrospective focusing mainly on the relationship between his works and his literary interests.
From the Douanier Rousseau to Séraphine. The Great Naïve Masters. The exhibition at Paris Musée Maillol
The Great Naïve Masters are coming from September 11, 2019 to January 19, 2020 at the Musée Maillol for the “From the Douanier Rousseau to Séraphine. The Great Naïve Masters” exhibition.
Degas at the Opera, the exhibition at the Musée d’Orsay
Degas at the Opera, the exhibition displayed from September 24, 2019 to January 19, 2020 by the Musée d’Orsay takes us to his “own room” as part of the 350th anniversary of the Paris Opera. We must say that Edgar Degas was fascinated by the Opera and loved painting the life of this universe!
Espions, the spy exhibition at Paris Cité des Sciences
From October 15, 2019 to August 10, 2020 become a spy with Paris Cité des Sciences! In partnership with the national intelligence services and French TV series Le Bureau des Légendes [The Bureau], let’s put on the shoes of an agent who has to investigate a nuclear test abroad., let’s put on the shoes of an agent who has to investigate a nuclear test abroad."|image="gauche"]
Carapaces et Sortilèges, the exhibition in Paris Jardin des Plantes
The “Carapaces et Sortilèges” exhibition in Paris Jardin des Plantes is the occasion to see sculptures by François Chapelain-Midy displayed for the first time in Paris. From October 3, 2019 to January 6, 2020, 30 surprising sculptures of insects will be included into the Museum d’Histoire Naturelle greenhouses to discover the artist’s bestiary and universe. Discover this gallery of evolution in another universe!
Castles to visit in Paris and Ile de France
In Ile de France lay countless castles and palaces from all time eras, fortified castles, castles from the Renaissance, most being royal residencies. Between Versailles, Chantilly, Fontainebleau, Saint Germain en Laye, between architectural discoveries and historical walks, castles tell you all about their historic secrets if you take enough time to listen to the stones.
Free museums and monuments in Paris and Ile de France
Looking for a free museum in Paris? Musée des Beaux-Arts, Musée d’Art Moderne, Musée de l’Aviation, Musée des Arts Asiatiques, over 20 museums are free of charge, all year round, so, discover them!
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.
Queen Symphonic back at Paris Grand Rex in November 2019
Queen fans unite! On November 4, 5 and 12, 2019, meet at Paris Grand Rex for the event “Queen Symphonic: A Rock & Orchestra Experience”. The is the occasion to listen live the British band’s greatest hits for an exclusive symphonic concert.
Festival Pianomania 2019 in Paris: dates, program and booking
This year, Paris welcomes a new festival for the greatest happiness of our hears. Its name? PianoMania. To be discovered from Saturday November 16 to Monday 18, 2019 the festival aims at giving piano pride of place!
Shakira’s El Dorado show in theaters
Shakira’s El Dorado World tour show will be screened in theaters across the globe for one night only: November 14, 2019.
Bars of the week:
3615, a temporary and old school bar in Paris
3615 is the name of this temporary bar that makes us relive the 80’s and all the way to the 2000’s. head to Paris 11th arrondissement to enjoy a walk down memory lane in a top atmosphere. Meet from October 5, 2019.
The Eiffel Tower unveils its temporary winter 2019/2020 terrace: the Bulle Parisienne
This winter, the Eiffel Tower expects to amaze your taste buds. On the 1st floor of the Iron Lady, you’re welcomed by the Bulle Parisienne [Parisian Bubble] until April 2002. Under a transparent bubble, come and enjoy the unobstructed views while nibbling on sweet and savory treats. until April 2002. Under a transparent bubble, come and enjoy the unobstructed views while nibbling on sweet and savory treats."|image="gauche"]
Le Dôme: Le Perchoir’s latest spot in Paris
Le Perchoir di dit again with Le Dôme, the latest spot to discover in the heart of the Marais neighborhood in Paris that provides festive dinners, cocktails without forgetting brunches on Sunday.
Opening of Poussin in Paris: nature wine bar in Les Batignolles
After Poulettes Batignolles, make sure you’re ready to discover, this January 2019, Poussin, the new table by Ludovic Dubois and Judith Cercós.
ABQ, the pop-up bar inspired by Breaking Bad back in Paris
If you’re part of the many fans of Breaking Bad, don’t miss the return of the pop-up bar inspired by the famous American series. After London, Manchester and New-York, the Breaking Bad cocktail lab is back in Paris for a new unique experience to live until November 16, 2019.
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.
Campanile Val de France: a green hotel near Disneyland Paris
Hotel Campanile Val de France provides us with a nature getaway, a few miles from Disneyland Paris. What makes this hotel so special is the super friendly lobby, a great food service and a charming little farm for children’s greatest joy.
Normandy Hotel Paris restaurant-bar, Le Comptoir du Chantier
New address alert! Plant-based and vegan food fans are expected at Le Comptoir du Chantier, the brand-new restaurant-bar at Normandy Hotel set in Paris 1st arrondissement. A new place with a design décor inspired by construction sites that has been inaugurated on October 17, 2019 and provides you with a delicious plant-based menu from breakfast to late in the afternoon. Let’s go, friends, shall we?
Restaurants of the week:
Le Celadon restaurant’s renewal with chef Ludovic Bonneville
New chef, new décor… This Fall, bistronomic restaurant Le Céladon has got a makeover. The menu put up together by chef Ludovic Bonneville is very mouthwatering.
Madison Caffe, the best fresh pasta restaurant in Paris
Fresh pasta lovers have found their new canteen with Madison Caffe, a restaurant set in Paris 16th arrondissement, a stone’s throw from the Trocadero gardens. After Brooklyn Pizzeria, The Little Italy and Manhattan Terrazza, Garry Dorr, the place founder, invites you to discover fresh pasta made in front of you and to order. The occasion to enjoy the very best of Italy!
Sorella: delicious, friendly and lovely trattoria in Paris 16th arrondissement
Calling all Italian cuisine fans! Set in Paris 16th arrondissement, Italian trattoria Sorella welcomes you and invite syou to enjoy a delicious cuisine coming straight from Dante's country. Antipastis, homemade pizzas, pasta... The best of Italy in your plate, how does it sound?
Oursin by Jacquemus and Caviar Kaspia at Champs-Elysées Galeries Lafayette
After Café Citron, designer Simon Porte Jacquemus and Caviar Kaspia open a restaurant at Champs-Elysées Galeries Lafayette. At Oursin, enjoy seafood and sunny plates created by female chef Erica Archambault.
Fall is all about pie at Hotel Vernet “V” restaurant in Paris
Set in Paris 8th arrondissement, Hotel Vernet is already moving on to Fall with a new menu for the “V” restaurant by chef Richard Robe. Between American and French pies, gourmands are already mouthwatering! Let’s go, friends, shall we?
Le Louis XVI, the first locavore brasserie in Paris
Set in Paris 8th arrondissement, restaurant Le Louis XVI got a makeover and becomes the first locavore brasserie in Paris! Products mainly sourced in Ile-de-France by Guillaume Clauss-Nasta, Daïna Savesi and their team, a completely redesigned concept…. In other words, a very beautiful address to try!
Little Bambou, the new take-away in Paris
Little Bambou, this is the name of new generation Thai restaurant Bambou’s new takeaway. In addition to be a top bar, the place has started to provide – in the street – a takeaway counter likely to delight fans of delicious meals to bring home or back to work.
Shabour by Assaf Granit and Uri Navon: new restaurant in Paris
Shabour: remember this name because it’s the new restaurant in Paris that has already gotten itself talked about in the 2nd arrondissement. Aboard, Assaf Granit, Uri Navon, Dan Yosha and Tomer Lanzmann really hope to make your taste buds happy with incredible flavors.
Galéo Tartares, a new address for meat-lovers in La Défense
Here’s to tartare lovers, Galéo Tartares opens in September 2019 a new address a stone’s throw from La Défense! All you need to delight gourmands with meats selected by Hugo Desnoyer and organic products!
Bistrot de la Gare, the new restaurant at the Gare de Lyon
Bistrot de la Gare is the new restaurant set just across the Gare de Lyon. You can enjoy a simple, homemade bistro food for a reasonable price!
A Chapon chocolate mousse bar opens on the Champs-Elysées
Chocolate lovers, we have some good news! Chocolatier Chapon has just opened a new store, on the Champs-Elysées and it’s a chocolate mousse bar! Another good reason to go and enjoy the Champs.
Douceurs Capitales, the new vegetarian coffee shop at the Square Gardette, Paris
Douceurs Capitales is the new place-to-be for coffee lovers by the Square Gardette. French pastries, coffee from Coutume and sunny terrace, here’s the address that ticks all the boxes!
Apéti launches its plant-based and organic teatime
To take care of yourself, let’s go to Apéti to enjoy plant-based pastries with this new plant-based and organic teatime.
Maison Gazelle, Moroccan gazelle horn heaven in Paris
Maison Gazelle is the new store-tearoom where you can enjoy Moroccan gazelle horns. More sophisticated than the Algerian gazelle horns, they are available in six flavors and served with cold-squeezed almond milk or an ice cream scoop flavored with gazelle horn as well!
Dunes Blanches in Paris
Les Dunes Blanches by Pascal du Cap-Ferret are coming to Paris! Let’s discover this new store selling only one product: tasty cream puffs.
The best tearooms in Paris
Feel like gathering your friends over a lovely cup of tea (or a tasty coffee) and a delicious pastry? Head to one of our favorite tearooms in Paris to excite your taste buds and spend a delightful moment in the French capital!
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.
Events to plan early:
Iron Maiden live at Paris La Défense Arena in July 2020
Iron Maiden are back in Paris! Save the date, friends: Bruce Dickinson and friends will take over Paris La Défense Arena huge stage on Saturday July 11, 2020 as part of their “The Legacy of the Beast Tour”. And the icing on the cake, Iron Maiden won’t be the only ones since Airbourne and Avatar will also be in. Note that tickets go on sale this November 15, 2019 at 10 a.m. (CEST).
Rhum Fest Paris 2020: the show devoted to rum is back at Paris Parc Floral
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.
Have a great week in Paris!
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From 11 November 2019 to 17 November 2019
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