February is a peaceful month in Paris – perfect for a romantic getaway for Valentine’s Day! It is also an ideal time to visit the museums, both the famous collections of the Louvre and large museums as well as excellent smaller museums, without the high season crowds. Enjoy a winter stroll through the cobblestone streets of Paris, warm up in a café with a vin chaud and enjoy these fun events in Paris in February.
Vintage Car Show
8-12 February 2017
Retromobile opens its doors to one of the world’s most renowned collections of vintage cars and prestigious collections from around the world. Car lovers from around the world attend this 4 day convention in the ParisEXPO center at Porte de Versailles. It is a high level trade fair and a captivating exhibition for the public.
Rugby Six Nations
12 February 2017 & 18 March 2017
The Superbowl might be over, but you can still get your sports fix with the start of the Rugby Six Nations on the 6th of February. The Six Nations is the annual international European tournament, pitting the top players of France, England, Wales, Scotland, and Italy against one another. France faces off with Scotland at 3pm on the 12th, and then goes head to head with Wales at 2:45pm on March 18th.
26 February 2017
The peaceful days of February are punctuated with lively and fun festivals, such as the popular Carnaval de Paris. Join in the festive spirit as this parade makes its way from Place Gambetta and winds through the streets of Paris accompanied by music, dancing and fun all the way to the Hôtel de Ville. A riot of color and fun in the heart of winter!