Paris in September 2021

Published by Caroline J. · Photos by My B. · Updated on 27 August 2021 at 15h10 · Published on 18 August 2021 at 09h38
Are you looking for something to do in Paris in September 2021? School starts again, and between the European Heritage Days, the Fête à Neuneu, Paris Half-Marathon, the car-free day, Taste of Paris and more, you will be busy.

September is the month summer ends. While kids are back to school, museums are changing their exhibitions and many events are coming to enliven the cultural life in Paris.

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Nuit des Musées 2017 au château d'EcouenNuit des Musées 2017 au château d'EcouenNuit des Musées 2017 au château d'EcouenNuit des Musées 2017 au château d'Ecouen European Heritage Days 2021 program in Paris and Ile-de-France
Save the date! European Heritage Days are back on September 18 and 19, 2021. In Paris and Ile de France, this is the occasion to visit for free museums, exceptional opening, exclusive guided tours and wonderful entertainments planned with a theme: "Heritage for all, together let us make heritage live on". [Read more]

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What are the major exhibitions of this new art season 2021 in Paris? Fashion, travels, history, architecture… Only beautiful things to discover together in museums and art venues in Paris! [Read more]

Reconstitution historique au Musée de la Grande GuerreReconstitution historique au Musée de la Grande GuerreReconstitution historique au Musée de la Grande GuerreReconstitution historique au Musée de la Grande Guerre Historical reenactment weekend at the Musée de la Grande Guerre
For the weekend - September 4 and 5, 2021 - the Musée de la Grande Guerre welcomes a huge WWI military camp. For two days, let us meet over 300 passionate re-enactors offering us cannon fire demonstrations, meals in a field kitchen and release of carrier pigeons. Children and adults love it! [Read more]

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Which museum can you visit for free on the 1st Sunday of the month, namely Sunday November 7, 2021 in Paris? Centre Pompidou, Musée du Quai Branly, Musée de l'Orangerie, Cité de l'Architecture et du Patrimoine, here are many discoveries to enjoy! [Read more]

La Fête à Neuneu 2021 au Bois de BoulogneLa Fête à Neuneu 2021 au Bois de BoulogneLa Fête à Neuneu 2021 au Bois de BoulogneLa Fête à Neuneu 2021 au Bois de Boulogne The Fête à Neuneu 2021 at Paris Bois de Boulogne - Last days!
The Fête à Neuneu returns from September 3 to October 17, 2021 to Paris Bois de Boulogne. Every year, crazy rides, merry-go-rounds, shows, concerts and fireworks make sure the end of summer is not too depressing. [Read more]

Champs Elysées piéton et Arc de Triomphe empaquetéChamps Elysées piéton et Arc de Triomphe empaquetéChamps Elysées piéton et Arc de Triomphe empaquetéChamps Elysées piéton et Arc de Triomphe empaqueté Paris goes car-free for a day again on September 19, 2021
Paris goes car free on September 19, 2021 as part of an event called "Journée Paris Respire" or "Paris Breathes Day". For one day only, cars are banned from Paris. Parisians and tourists are invited to "discover Paris in a new light". [Read more]

 Harmonie Mutuelle Semi de Paris : parcours et dossards à gagner  Harmonie Mutuelle Semi de Paris : parcours et dossards à gagner  Harmonie Mutuelle Semi de Paris : parcours et dossards à gagner  Harmonie Mutuelle Semi de Paris : parcours et dossards à gagner Paris Half-Marathon 2021: route detailed and bibs giveaway
Organizers of the race have announce the official date of the Harmonie Mutuelle Semi-Marathon de Paris 2021: Paris Half-Marathon will take place on September 5, 2021. This year, the Bastille area will be at the very heart of a new route. More below. Answer the question under the article to try and win your bib for the race. [Read more]

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After the previous edition has been cancelled over the health crisis, La Parisienne - the iconic race across Paris - is back in 2021! Meet on Sunday September 12 for a 7-km race in Paris. And good news, you can sign up now. [Read more]

Taste of Paris 2021Taste of Paris 2021Taste of Paris 2021Taste of Paris 2021 Taste of Paris 2021 back to the Temporary Grand Palais
Famous cooking festival Taste of Paris is scheduled from September 16 to 19, 2021 at the Temporary Grand Palais. The unique occasion to taste signature dishes in bite size created by forty top chefs in Paris such as Antonin Bonnet, Julia Sedefdjian, Amandine Chaignot and Moïse Sfez to name a few. An event you do not want to miss. Here is our photo report. [Read more]

Visuel Paris vide Champs Elysées Arc de TriompheVisuel Paris vide Champs Elysées Arc de TriompheVisuel Paris vide Champs Elysées Arc de TriompheVisuel Paris vide Champs Elysées Arc de Triomphe Champs-Elysées Film Festival 2021 celebrating independent movies
For its 10th anniversary, the Champs-Elysées Film Festival returns to the world's most beautiful avenue from September 14 to 21, 2021. On the menu of this independent French and American film festival: feature and short films, premieres, masterclasses, and more! [Read more]

Les Grandes Eaux Nocturnes du Château de Versailles, les photosLes Grandes Eaux Nocturnes du Château de Versailles, les photosLes Grandes Eaux Nocturnes du Château de Versailles, les photosLes Grandes Eaux Nocturnes du Château de Versailles, les photos Night Fountains Shows 2021 at the Palace of Versailles
Night Fountains Shows are back on Saturdays from June 12 to September 18, 2021 at the Palace of 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! [Read more]

Global Citizen Live : Elton John, Ed Sheeran, DJ Snake... voici l'affiche du concert à ParisGlobal Citizen Live : Elton John, Ed Sheeran, DJ Snake... voici l'affiche du concert à ParisGlobal Citizen Live : Elton John, Ed Sheeran, DJ Snake... voici l'affiche du concert à ParisGlobal Citizen Live : Elton John, Ed Sheeran, DJ Snake... voici l'affiche du concert à Paris Global Citizen Live: Elton John, Ed Sheeran, Doja Cat... The Paris show's lineup
On Saturday September 25, 2021, many artists will unite their voices from all over the world for Global Citizen Live. This world’s event – targeting at defend the planet and fight against poverty – lasts 24 hours and is to air on social networks, but not only… since shows will also be held in several cities around the world including Paris. In the French capital city, head to the Champ-de-Mars to enjoy live Elton John, Stormzy, Charlie Puth, Ed Sheeran, DJ Snake, Christine and the Queens, Black Eyed Peas, as well as Doja Cat and Angélique Kidjo. Keep reading to find out more. [Read more]

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Festival held by Le Parisien, Paris Paradis is back from Friday September 24 to Sunday 25, 2021 with a new and third edition to discover in the La Villette park. On the menu, entertainments and workshops, as well as concerts (Soprano, Tryo, Zaz, Selah Sue, Kungs, Hervé...) and humor shows (Paul Mirabel, Mathieu Madénian, Guillermo Guiz...). [Read more]

Museums:

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Paris and Ile-de-France historic monuments open on European Heritage Days 2021. These Saturday September 18 and Sunday 19, 2021 come and enjoy these jewels filled with history thanks to lovely programs. [Read more]

Picasso-Rodin : l'exposition se prolonge au Musée Rodin - nos photosPicasso-Rodin : l'exposition se prolonge au Musée Rodin - nos photosPicasso-Rodin : l'exposition se prolonge au Musée Rodin - nos photosPicasso-Rodin : l'exposition se prolonge au Musée Rodin - nos photos The best exhibitions this September 2021 in Paris and Île-de-France
What are the major exhibitions in Septembre 2021 in Paris? Between the Couturrissime exhibition, the Henri Cartier-Bresson display and the last days of Australia Now, you have a lot to do. Keep reading to find out more! [Read more]

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Feel like (re)discovering Paris? We have brought together the best spots to visit, from unmissable landmarks to the best-kept secrets to quirky places. [Read more]

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Walks:

Champs Elysées piéton et Arc de Triomphe empaquetéChamps Elysées piéton et Arc de Triomphe empaquetéChamps Elysées piéton et Arc de Triomphe empaquetéChamps Elysées piéton et Arc de Triomphe empaqueté The Avenue des Champs-Elysées goes car-free in October 2021
The Avenue des Champs Elysées will be only for pedestrians one Sunday per month. This is 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 October 3, 2021. [Read more]

Journée sans voiture dans tout Paris ce 1er octobre 2017Journée sans voiture dans tout Paris ce 1er octobre 2017Journée sans voiture dans tout Paris ce 1er octobre 2017Journée sans voiture dans tout Paris ce 1er octobre 2017 Paris first four arrondissements go car-free on September 5, 2021
Once a month, Paris breathes! As a matter of fact, in addition to the Champs-Elysées, the first four arrondissements go car-free, removing all motorized vehicles for one day. [Read more]

Urban Week 2021 à Paris la Défense, le festival de street culture de retour en septembreUrban Week 2021 à Paris la Défense, le festival de street culture de retour en septembreUrban Week 2021 à Paris la Défense, le festival de street culture de retour en septembreUrban Week 2021 à Paris la Défense, le festival de street culture de retour en septembre Urban Week 2021, the street culture festival, at Paris La Défense
Street culture festival Urban Week is back from Wednesday September 22 to Sunday 26, 2021 at Paris La Défense. On the menu? Live street art, as well as a designer super market, a playground and a food court along with concerts! [Read more]

Les Grandes Eaux Musicales et les Jardins Musicaux au Château de Versailles 2020Les Grandes Eaux Musicales et les Jardins Musicaux au Château de Versailles 2020Les Grandes Eaux Musicales et les Jardins Musicaux au Château de Versailles 2020Les Grandes Eaux Musicales et les Jardins Musicaux au Château de Versailles 2020 Fountains Shows of the Palace of Versailles 2021
The Musical Fountain Shows and the Musical Gardens of the Palace of Versailles are coming back in the gardens fountains and pools for a new season. From May 22 to October 31, 2021, enjoy strolls around the estate thickets and fountains in a magical atmosphere worthy of Louis XIV. [Read more]

Les Soirées aux Chandelles au Château de Vaux le Vicomte 2019Les Soirées aux Chandelles au Château de Vaux le Vicomte 2019Les Soirées aux Chandelles au Château de Vaux le Vicomte 2019Les Soirées aux Chandelles au Château de Vaux le Vicomte 2019 Candlelit dinners 2021 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 July 3 to October 2, 2021. Think an entire castle and a wonderful garden lit by two thousand candles for a night-time visit. It does not matter if you are with your family or your lover, it is the occasion to discover or rediscover Vaux le Vicomte from a new angle. [Read more]

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Leisures: 

Parc Zoologique de Paris 2019Parc Zoologique de Paris 2019Parc Zoologique de Paris 2019Parc Zoologique de Paris 2019 Guide 2021 to zoos and menageries in Paris and its surroundings
Looking to go away and meet animals in their environment? Let’s meet in the different zoos and menageries in Paris and the region or further, and if you don’t know where to go, we have got covered! Here is a great guide to help you make your choice. Vincennes, Thoiry, Jardin des Plantes… As many opportunities to learn more about nature. [Read more]

Parcs d'attraction Paris - Ile-de-France et alentoursParcs d'attraction Paris - Ile-de-France et alentoursParcs d'attraction Paris - Ile-de-France et alentoursParcs d'attraction Paris - Ile-de-France et alentours Guide 2021 to theme parks in Paris and around
Theme parks can ultimately start their season in June 2021. With your family or friends, theme parks and other fairs are unmissable outings, and there are several of them in Paris and its surroundings. Discover the programs for this season 2021. [Read more]

Accro des arbres, Base de Loisirs du Port aux CerisesAccro des arbres, Base de Loisirs du Port aux CerisesAccro des arbres, Base de Loisirs du Port aux CerisesAccro des arbres, Base de Loisirs du Port aux Cerises The tree climbing sites in Ile-de-France for the season 2021
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). The season 2021 starts from February 13 for some, as allowed by the government! [Read more]

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Can’t get enough of the Adventures of Sherlock Holmes or solving mysteries of any sort? Have you dreamed of solving your own mystery in a haunted manor? Escape games let you experience these adventures for one hour with your family or friends. Use your cleverness, team spirit and your observation to help you win! [Read more]

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Fairs: 

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Paris Design Week returns from September 9 to 18, 2021. For a week, Paris becomes the international capital of design including over 100 designers coming from all over the world to display their latest creations. [Read more]

Art Paris Art Fair 2019 Art Paris Art Fair 2019 Art Paris Art Fair 2019 Art Paris Art Fair 2019 Art Paris 2021 at the Temporary Grand Palais
The unmissable Art Paris fair has been postponed again. Initially planned from April 8 to 11, 2021 at the Temporary Grand Palais on the Champ-de-Mars, it will eventually take place from September 9 to 12, 2021. Enjoy 140 galleries come 19 different countries for this 23rd edition. [Read more]

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Sport:

Ouverture du plus grand Trampoline Park d'Europe !Ouverture du plus grand Trampoline Park d'Europe !Ouverture du plus grand Trampoline Park d'Europe !Ouverture du plus grand Trampoline Park d'Europe ! Let's Jump Paris Sud, the biggest Trampoline Park in Europe!
Europe’s biggest Trampoline Park reopened this past June 9, 2021 in Palaiseau. Let’s Jump Paris Sud – Massy Palaiseau covers 4,5000 sqm and features many sport and fun activities, a Ninja Warrior course and an indoor tree-climbing path. On your marks, get set, jump! [Read more]

Les plus belles piscines découvertes à Paris et en Île-de-France de l'été 2020Les plus belles piscines découvertes à Paris et en Île-de-France de l'été 2020Les plus belles piscines découvertes à Paris et en Île-de-France de l'été 2020Les plus belles piscines découvertes à Paris et en Île-de-France de l'été 2020 The most beautiful outdoor swimming pools in Paris and Île-de-France for the summer 2021
Is there something more pleasant than bathing in the open air and bask in the sun when it is out? Sortiraparis gives you the list of outdoor swimming pools open this summer 2021 in Paris and its Île-de-France. Here is a good way to relax and have fun outside and soak in vitamin D thanks to the sun. [Read more]

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Shows:

We Love Green 2016We Love Green 2016We Love Green 2016We Love Green 2016 Paris We Love Green Music Festival 2021: cancelled again
Because of the health crisis and the restrictions still instated, We Love Green has once again announced the edition 2021 initially scheduled on June 3, 5 and 6, is cancelled. The festival was then to take place on Friday September 10, Saturday 11, and Sunday 12, 2021 at the Bois de Vincennes but it has been cancelled. We hope it will happen next year to celebrate its 10th anniversary as it should be. [Read more]

La Fête de l'HumanitéLa Fête de l'HumanitéLa Fête de l'HumanitéLa Fête de l'Humanité Fête de l’Huma 2021 in La Courneuve: IAM, Tryo, Hervé, Suzane... Lineup and program
After being cancelled in 2020 because of the health crisis, the Fête de l'Huma is back. Held every year by French newspaper L’Humanité the Fête de l’Huma will not return to the Parc Départemental George-Valbon in La Courneuve on Friday September 10, Saturday 11 and Sunday 12, 2021. On the menu? A new weekend filled with debates, exhibitions and concerts, of course with Tryo, Boulevard des Airs and IAM, Alain Souchon, Suzane, Hervé, Yseult, Fatoumata Diawara, Dionysos, as well as Louis Chedid. [Read more]

Le Jardin Suspendu au Parc Floral, les photosLe Jardin Suspendu au Parc Floral, les photosLe Jardin Suspendu au Parc Floral, les photosLe Jardin Suspendu au Parc Floral, les photos Paris Jazz Festival at the Parc Floral: last days
Paris Jazz Festival is back to the Parc Floral from June 30 to September 8, 2021 always featuring so many musical talents to discover in a bucolic setting. Here is the lineup! [Read more]

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Once again, jazz is given pride of place in Paris for the edition 2021 of the Festival Jazz à la Villette taking place from Wednesday September 1 to Sunday 12! The lineup? Jeanne Added and Bruno Ruder, a tribute night show to Manu Dibango, as well as live performances by Louis Cole, José James, Anthony Joseph, Cécile McLorin Salvant, Angélique Kidjo, and even Thomas de Pourquery. [Read more]

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Festival Elektric Park returns in 2021 twice as louder with 2 days filled with music! Meet on Chatou Ile des Impressionnistes on Saturday September 4 and Sunday 5, 2021 to enjoy electro beats. The lineup? Pedro Winter and Molécule, as well as The Bloody Beetroots, Kungs, Polo & Pan and even Ofenbach. [Read more]

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It is settled then, in 2021, Peacock Society is getting a makeover and offers a new version of its big electro gathering. Meet on Saturday September 4 and Sunday 5, 2021 at the Parc de Choisy Paris in Val-de-Marne for a wonderful open air festival to discover surrounded by trees. The lineup? I Hate Models, Kiddy Smile, Traumer, Piu Piu and Sentimental Rave. [Read more]

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After an XXS edition held in 2020 because of the health crisis, Dream Nation Festival is back this September in a never-before-seen format. Meet on Friday September 17 and Saturday 18, 2021 at the Parc des Expos Paris Le Bourget to discover this huge electro open-air! On the menu? Paula Temple, Manu Le Malin, Warface, Dirtyphonics, as well as Elisa Do Brasil. [Read more]

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Restaurants: 

Paris Beer Week 2020 devient Paris Beer Festival Paris Beer Week 2020 devient Paris Beer Festival Paris Beer Week 2020 devient Paris Beer Festival Paris Beer Week 2020 devient Paris Beer Festival Paris Beer Festival 2021
Beer is once again given pride of place in Île-de-France! Paris Beer Week – renamed Paris Beer Festival – is back from September 1 to 5, 2021 for a new and 8th edition, including a closing weekend scheduled at Ground Control. On the menu? Tasting of course, as well as parties, brewery workshops, and even meetings with fascinated brewers. [Read more]

Bachir et ses délicieuses glaces bio d'inspiration libanaisesBachir et ses délicieuses glaces bio d'inspiration libanaisesBachir et ses délicieuses glaces bio d'inspiration libanaisesBachir et ses délicieuses glaces bio d'inspiration libanaises The best ice creams in Paris this summer 2021
When summer days are in, and because of the heat, it is often hard to resist ice cream craving. In Paris, many ice cream parlors provide uncommon and surprising ice creams: magnum, iced desserts, ice made to order, milkshake, this guide has it all to keep you cool all summer 2021 long! [Read more]

Milkshakes - 2018Milkshakes - 2018Milkshakes - 2018Milkshakes - 2018 The best milkshakes in Paris this summer 2021
Is there anything better than an ultra-fresh milkshake to sip on a hot summer day? Not a lot, to say the least! Looking for a nice milkshake in Paris? Keep reading! [Read more]

Où bruncher en terrasse à Paris ?Où bruncher en terrasse à Paris ?Où bruncher en terrasse à Paris ?Où bruncher en terrasse à Paris ? Brunching on a terrace in Paris, the best spots
The sun is back and one is eager to brunch on a terrace! Here are the best locations in town for a mouthwatering, smart and indulging brunch. [Read more]

Photos : Wonderland Pâtisserie Photos : Wonderland Pâtisserie Photos : Wonderland Pâtisserie Photos : Wonderland Pâtisserie The quirky patisseries to discover in Paris
Paris is the capital of patisseries… So, why not make the most of it discovering the quirkiest creations to enjoy in the capital city? Come along and discover indulging and original spots. [Read more]

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Are you looking for a new tearoom in Paris? Feel like having a seat, enjoying a real cup of tea with delicious pastries? Here are the latest locations to enjoy in the capital city. [Read more]

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From 1 September 2021 to 30 September 2021

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