In January first, La Grand Parade - celebrating the new year's day.
Festival Exit, cotemporary art and theatre.
Printemps des Rues, at the end of March.
Banlieues Bleus, international jazz festival, takes place in the towns of Seine-Saint-Denis.
Festival de Films des Femmes or women's film festival.
Festival du Film de Paris.
Foire de Paris, a fair all about food and wine.
Foire du Trone, fun-fair attractions.
May first, Fête du Travail, festivities around la Bastille.
Jazz festival, jazz concerts in the Parc Floral
Festival Agora, a festival of contemporary
dance, theater and music organized by the Pompidou Centre.
Festival de St-Denis, classical music concerts at the St-Denis basilica.
On June 21, Fête de la Musique, free
Feux de la Saint-Jean, there is a celebration for St-Jean's Day at the Parc de la Villette.
Foire St-Germain, poetry exhibitions and music concerts.
Villette Jazz Festival, at the park and Grande Halle at la Villette.
Festival du Chopin à Paris, piano concerts in the Orangerie de Bagatelle.
In the first
week of July, La Goutte d'Or en Fête a music festival of reggae and rap.
On July 14, the Bastille Day conmemorating the storming of the Bastille with bands and dance.
Paris Quartier d'Été, dance, cinema and theater events.
Fête de l'Humanité, music, food
and drink from different places and a cheap price.
Journées du Patrimoine, for two days people can visit important buildings like the Palais de l'Élysée,
embassies and ministries that usually are not open for visitors.
Techno Parade, a big parade from Place de la République to Pelouse de Reuilly
Festival d'Automne, a theatre and musical festival with visitors and participants from America, Japan and Europe.
Nouveau Festival International de Danse de Paris, dance events at the Theatre du Châtelet.
Nuit Blanche, a hole night of music, video and contemporary creations.
Fête des Vendanges, is a grape festival that takes place in the Montmartre vineyard, on the first or second Saturday
Foire Internationale d'Art Contemporain (FIAC), a fair of contemporary art in the Porte de Versailles
November first is the All Saints’ Day, when the living honour their dead.
Festival FNAC-Inrockuptibles, a rock festival featuring new names in venues across town.
Lancement des Illuminations des Champs-Élysées, turning on the Lights for Christmas time on the Champs-Élysées.
Fête du Beaujolais Nouveau, celebrated the third Thursday of the month time to drink the new wine.
Mois de la Photo, a lot of photography exhibitions of different sizes all around the town, organized by the Maison
Européenne de la Photographie.
Le Nouvel An or New Year's Eve, on December 31, with fireworks,
drinking and kissing celebration, on the Champs-Élysées. Parc de la Villette