What's on in Paris in February

Why not celebrate Valentine's Day with a romantic Parisian getaway? February is an ideal time to visit the Louvre, enjoy a winter stroll through a park or warm up in a café with vin chaud.

What's on in Paris in February

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

7 - 11 February 2018

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.

Website: http://www.retromobile.com/

Rugby Six Nations

3 February 2018 - 17 March 2018

The Superbowl might be over, but you can still get your sports fix with the start of the Rugby Six Nations on the 3rd 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. 

Website: http://www.rbs6nations.com/en/matchcentre/fixtures_and_results.php

Paris Carnival

11 February 2018

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!

Website: http://www.carnaval-paris.org/

Chinese New Year Celebration

16 February 2017

With a large and vibrant Asian community, Paris is a fun place to celebrate the Nouvel An Chinois. This year the New Year starts on February 16th and will be celebrated with concerts, special exhibitions and lively parades. These popular parades feature giant serpents, dancing, beautiful traditional costumes and more. There are three parades in Paris for the Chinese New Year, which take place in the city's Chinese quarters, the 13th arrondissement and the Marais.

Website: en.parisinfo.com/paris-show-exhibition/143598/chinese-new-year-in-paris

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