What's up in Paris this week September 16 to 22, 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 discoveries [Sponsored]:
The International Multi Art Events Paris
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This week's unmissable events:
Paris goes car-free again in September 2019
Paris goes car free on September 22, 2019 right during European Heritage Day. For one day only, Parisians and tourists will be able to take a breath of fresh air in the car-free streets and enjoy one last summer moment...
European Heritage Days 2019 in Paris and the Ile-de-France Region
Save the date! European Heritage Days are back on September 21 and 22, 2019. On that weekend, most of the monuments and cultural sites honor their heritage, with free visits, workshops and appearances by and meetings with passionate representatives. This year, European Heritage Days turn to the Arts and entertainments.
Urban Week 2019 at La Défense: The street culture festival returns
Urban art in all shapes and sizes comes to Paris La Défense for the sixth edition of Urban Week running from Wednesday September 18 to Sunday 22, 2019. On the menu? Live street art, as well as free urban and cultural explorations without forgetting concerts and DJ sets.
Moon Festival 2019 in Paris
The Moon Festival is coming to Paris from September 9 to 20, 2019 in the 13th arrondissement, as well as the 3rd arrondissement and elsewhere. It’s a rich program that awaits you in both these arrondissements: entertainments for children, shows, music, dance, exhibitions, screenings and tasting sessions will get the better of your curiosity. How about celebrating the second most important festival in China?
Paris Fête à Neuneu 2019 at Bois de Boulogne
From August 30 to October 6, 2019, the Fête à Neuneu in the Bois de Boulogne in Paris will once again bring together crazy rides, merry-go-rounds, shows, concerts and fireworks to make sure the end of summer isn't too depressive.
Outings of the week:
Batman's 80th birthday in Paris: program
To celebrate Batman’s 80th birthday, Warner Bros. has decided to light Paris sky – and other capitals across the world – on September 21, 2019 with the Bat Signal known by each and every fan. Villains and other bandits better watch out…!
Candlelit dinners 2019 at the Château de Vaux le Vicomte
The Château de Vaux le Vicomte and its “Candlelit Dinners” are welcoming you again for enchanting evenings from Saturday May 4 to October 5, 2019. Think an entire castle and a wonderful garden lit by two thousand candles for a night-time visit. It doesn’t matter if you’re with your family or your lover, it’s the occasion to discover or rediscover Vaux le Vicomte from a new angle.
Night Fountains Shows 2019 at the Palace of Versailles
Night Fountains Shows are back from Saturday June 15 to September 21, 2019 in Versailles. At nightfall, musicians and technicians tune to make you relive Louis XIV’s parties thanks to pyrotechnic effects and lit water jets… A show you should experience at least once in a lifetime!
Exceptional opening of the Royal Opera in Versailles
The royal opera set within the Palace of Versailles, usually open only for shows, exceptionally open from August 2 to September 22, 2019. It’s the occasion to go and discover the superb and newly restored trompe l’oeil set.
The best theme parks in Paris and its surroundings, 2019
New year, new features ! Check out what the theme parks and fairgrounds of Paris and its surroundings have in store for you in 2019. All parks and rides expect you for loveable moments with your family or friends while having many surprises in store.
Eagles of the Remparts 2019 in Provins
The show “Eagles of the Remparts” in Provins is back from March 30 to November 3, 2019 in a wonderful green theater, at the heart of Provins ramparts. Come along and discover splendid birds of prey in harmony with horses.
Sports and leisures of the week:
Disneyland Paris Run Weekend 2019
Calling all runners and Disney fans! Meet from Thursday September 19 to Sunday 22, 2019 for the new edition of Disneyland Paris half-marathon weekend shining a light on Disney, Star Wars and Marvel villains.
Macif Paris Rollers Marathon 2019
For its 3rd edition, the Macif Paris Rollers Marathon is coming back and invites everyone to enjoy a unique sporting event on September 21 and 22, 2019. This meeting goes beyond the simple sporting challenge, the Macif Paris Rollers Marathon is a true roller festival.
Mushroom Rallye Karting: a life-size Mario Kart race in Paris
A life-size Mario Kart, how does it sound? Then don’t miss the first French edition of the Mushroom Rallye Karting that will take place in Paris on Saturday September 21 and Sunday 22, 2019 and October 12 and 13, 2019 at ParisKart, the biggest indoor track in Ile de France.
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
Parc Astérix celebrates its 30th anniversary in 2019 with a new ride and novelties
The Parc Astérix has a new season full of emotion and special moments in store for you this year. From April 6, 2019 to January 5, 2020, come to the Gallic theme park novelties. New attractions, new show and Studio d'Idéfix expect you for this season! Discover the pass saison at super nice prices and before anyone else.
The Lion King and Jungle Festival at Disneyland Paris
From June 30 to September 22, 2019, Disneyland Paris offers a brand-new season focusing on the Lion King and the Jungle Book. An invitation to a festive journey to discover with your family or friends.
Shopping and beauty:
The Floating Markets of the Southwest 2019 in Paris
The Floating Markets of the Southwest are 20 this year. In Paris, this tasty event expects you from September 20 to 22, 2019 at the Quai de Montebello and Quai de la Tournelle to enjoy wines, duck breasts, foie gras and other specialties by the Seine!
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!
Rambo marathon at Paris Le Grand Rex
Le Grand Rex hits hard on Sunday September 22, 2019 with a Rambo special marathon including the premiere of “Rambo: Last Blood”.
Ad Astra starring Brad Bitt: trailers and review
Brad Pitt and other space movie fans are expected in movie theaters from October 2, 2019 in France to discover James Gray’s sci-fi movie, Ad Astra. Let’s discover the different trailers!
It: Chapter 2 starring James McAvoy and Jessica Chastain: trailers
It: Chapter 2, the horror movie by Andy Muschietti and based on the eponymous novel by Stephen King, is out in French theaters on September 18, 2019. Coulrophobes, it’s not for you… Let’s discover the trailers!
Blinded by the Light, the movie inspired by Bruce Springsteen’s work: review and trailer
Seventeen years after Bend It Like Beckham, Gurinder Chadha signs Blinded by the Light, a feel-good movie inspired by a true story with Bruce Springsteen’s songs. Out in theaters in France starting September 11, 2019.
A Rainy Day in New York by Woody Allen: trailer
Woody Allen returns with a new dramatic comedy called “A Rainy Day in New York” starring Timothée Chalamet, Elle Fanning, Selena Gomez, Jude Law, Diego Luna and Live Schreiber out in France on September 18, 2019.
The Goldfinch: Discover the trailers
The Goldfinch is a John Crowley movie starring Nicole Kidman and Ansel Elgort out on September 11, 2019 in France. Discover the trailers now!
Art and Cultural Exhibitions:
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.
Mondrian Figuratif, the compelling exhibition at Paris Musée Marmottan Monet
Mondrian Figuratif 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) for the first time out of the Netherlands! What an event!
Italian drawings from the Collection Mariette, the exhibition at the Louvre
From June 27 to September 30, 2019 the Louvre dedicates an exhibition to the Collection Mariette. An exhibition focusing this time on Italian drawing, following a retrospective about French drawings from the collection back in 2011.
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!
Berthe Morisot, the exhibition at Paris Musée d’Orsay
From June 18 to September 22, 2019 the Musée d’Orsay devotes an exhibition to Berthe Morisot. Through 60 paintings, we discover the exceptional career of this impressionist painter.
Back Side, Fashion from Behind at Paris Musée Bourdelle
Back Side is the exhibition to see from July 5 to November 17, 2019 at Paris Musée Bourdelle. For this beautiful presentation devoted to backs in fashion the museum unveils over 100 silhouettes and accessories from the 18th century to nowadays for an ode to sensuality!
Paradise Palace, the exhibition at the Musée du Quai Branly
From June 18 to October 27, 2019 the Musée du Quai Branly displays an exhibition around the paper funeral offerings in Taiwan, Paradise Palace. The occasion to discover a rather unknown funeral art in France and of a rare finesse.
Paris-Londres – Music Migrations, the musical exhibition at Paris Musée de l’Histoire de l’Immigration
From March 12, 2019 to January 5, 2020 Paris Musée de l’Histoire de l’Immigration displays the Paris-Londre – Music Migrations exhibition, a wonderful exhibition returning on 30 years of the history of music carried by migrants, in Paris and in London. From Salif Keïta, Doul II Soul, Kassav’ to Khaled, let’s relive the golden age of migration music from 1962 to 1989.
Peregrinations, Europe, 1930-1933, the exhibition at the Cartier-Bresson Foundation in Paris
Set in the Marais neighborhood, the Cartier-Bresson Foundation welcomes a display of photographs taken by Henri Cartier-Bresson himself about the “Peregrinations, Europe, 1930-1933”. To be discovered from June 18 to September 29, 2019.
Dans les coulisses de la Paix exhibition at the Musée de la Grande Guerre
From June 8 to December 8, 2019 the Musée de la Grande Guerre takes us behind the scenes of the Peace. After a year commemorating the centenary of the First World War, the museum highlights the Conference of peace gathered in Paris that led to the Treaty of Versailles.
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. His story, his brushstroke and his evolution are unveiled.
Félix Fénéon and non-western arts, the exhibition at Paris Musée du Quai Branly
From May 28 to September 29, 2019 the Musée du Quai Branly pays tribute to Felix Fénéon and faraway arts. A wonderful occasion to know more about this art dealer fond of non-western arts!
Chic and practical, the art of the purse, the exhibition at the Monnaie de Paris
From May 17 to November 3, 2019 Paris 6th arrondissement based Monnaie de Paris welcomes a new exhibition called “Chic and practical, the art of the purse”.
Swoon exhibition at Fluctuart
For its very first exhibition, Fluctuart invites street artist Swoon and her ‘Time Capsule’ installation, from June to September 22, 2019.
Océans at Paris Grande Galerie de l'Evolution, 2019’s major exhibition
Océans,is the beautiful exhibition of the Muséum national d’Histoire Naturelle [National Museum of National History] running at the Evolution Gallery in Paris from April 3, 2019 to January 5, 2020. This exhibition offers a surprising journey to the heart of an uncommon universe and promises to go even further than the only familiar faces of threatened sharks, whales and corals. running at the Evolution Gallery in Paris from April 3, 2019 to January 5, 2020. This exhibition offers a surprising journey to the heart of an uncommon universe and promises to go even further than the only familiar faces of threatened sharks, whales and corals.
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.
Opéra Côté Cour 2019, the opera festival at Bercy Village
Opéra Côté Cour, the opera and lyric music festival returns from September 8 to 29, 2019 for its 8th edition at Bercy Village on Sundays. Come and attend a unique show, in the open air and completely free of charge.
I Puritani at Paris Opéra Bastille
Music and Vincenzo Bellini enthusiasts are expected from September 7 to October 5, 2019 to discover I Puritani at Paris Opéra Bastille. The occasion to dive into the very last opera written by Norma composer.
Legend of the Knights: the medieval show in Provins
From March 30 to November 3, 2019 Provins Legend of The Knights where equestrian art mixes with the magic of the historical ramparts. A show to make children and adults dream!
J’peux Pas, J’ai Péniche ! back at Paris River’s King
For this new summer season, discover the famous “J’peux Pas, J’ai Péniche!” [I can’t, I have barge!] party at Paris River’s King on Saturdays from June 29 to September 21, 2019. party at Paris River’s King on Saturdays from June 29 to September 21, 2019."|image="gauche"]
Alice Cooper live at La Seine Musicale in September 2019
Legendary Alice Cooper expects you on Friday September 20, 2019 for a concert scheduled at Boulogne-Billancourt La Seine Musicale.
Wilco live at Paris Trianon in September 2019
Find Wilco’s enchanting musical universe live on Sunday September 22, 2019 at Paris Trianon.
Bars of the week:
Most Beautiful Terraces in Paris
Sunny days are here again and summer will be here before you know it! So what could be more appropriate than enjoying the city’s terrace spaces? For a little spot surrounded by greenery, an unobstructed view of the Paris rooftops or secret spots, we have it all in this guide to Parisian terraces!
Plaza Havana Club 2019, the temporary terrace at the Rotonde Stalingrad
This summer, Café A switches once again to put on Cuba colors by welcoming Plaza Havana Club from June 27 to September 27, 2019.
Le Bel Ordinaire Rive Gauche opens in Paris
After conquering the Right bank, Le Bel Ordinaire comes to the Left one. This restaurant-delicatessen offers at lunchtime a short yet tasty menu we loved.
The Montparnasse Tower unveils the highest open-air café in Paris
The highest open-air café in Paris comes to the Montparnasse Tower Observatory Deck. Let’s go and enjoy this mouthwatering terrace until September 30, 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.
Restaurants of the week:
Top new terraces 2019 in Paris
In Paris, terraces are busy all summer long! Between hanging terraces, floating terraces and trendy terraces… The choice is yours if you want to relax while enjoying the sun. But, if some are very well-known by sunbathing-enthusiasts, others have just opened bringing a new breath of freshness and novelties in the French capital. Sortiraparis invites you to discover the top new terraces 209 in Paris.
Free burgers by Saint Burger in Paris
On September 11 and 17, 2019 food chain Saint Burger will be given free burgers to passerby at Parc Monceau and Square Saint-Lambert. How’s gonna have a nice burger? You are!
Le Choupinet, the new brasserie near the Jardin du Luxembourg
Open earlier in June, Le Choupinet is a brand-new brasserie set across the Jardin du Luxembourg. It serves typically French bistro gastronomy in a warm and modern atmosphere.
Chai Brongniart, Palais Brongniart’s food cellar
Chari Brongniart is a food cellar set within Palais Brongniart, on the ground floor. A bar and restaurant featuring a terrace promoting natural wines and terroir products.
Manhattan Terrazza, the friendly Italian restaurant in Paris 17th arrondissement
Craving an Italian restaurant with a cozy setting and a divine food? Head to Manhattan Terrazza, a restaurant set in Paris 17th arrondissement, a few steps from the Pereire metro station. The occasion to enjoy different Italian specialties and travel a bit for lunch or dinner.
Polichinelle by Christophe Michalak and Steve Burggraf opens
Christophe Michalak and Steve Burggraf came up with a place where vegetable is king, where cooking follows the seasons, is local and delicious, the whole served on a buffet. It’s called Polichinelle and it opens on September 13, 2019!
Crafts and Food Heritage Village 2019
From September 19 to 23, 2019 the Village du Patrimoine Artisanal et Gourmand [Crafts and Food Heritage Village] expects you in front of the Eglise Saint-Sulpice to show you all the remarkable work created by French artisans. expects you in front of the Eglise Saint-Sulpice to show you all the remarkable work created by French artisans."|image="gauche"]
The most mouthwatering terraces in Paris
A beautiful terrace for foodies in Paris? It’s a big yes for us! We give you all the best addresses to enjoy a sweet or even a savory treat in the sun.
Les Pâtisseries du Studio: New teatime at Hôtel Renaissance Paris-Vendôme
Hôtel Renaissance Paris-Vendôme breaks new ground and launches “Les Pâtisseries du Studio”, a new teatime offer providing sweet treats by Ladurée, Pierre Marcolini and even Christophe Michalak, Sadaharu Aoki and Christophe Adam.
Cookie Day at La Fabrique Cookies 2019
La Fabrique Cookies launches for the second time the Cookie Day! Sweet-toothed people, on Wednesday September 18, 2019, over 13,000 cookies will be given away for free in the 10 Parisian stores! So, if you love this little round treat, save the date.
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 book early:
White Night 2019: a night race in Paris museums, registrations
For the White Night or Nuit Blanche 2019, Paris has created two unique “races” on Saturday October 5, 2019. Over 4,000 people will be allowed to run in the middle of art pieces. Second registration wave on September 11, 2019!
Have a great week in Paris!
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From 16 September 2019 to 22 September 2019
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