Paris happenings this December 2018
Visiting Paris this December, check out what’s on and where to help you plan your perfect Paris holiday.
Le Carrousel des Métiers d’art et de Création – December 6-9
During this creative gathering of handmade arts and crafts, 315 artisans will be displaying their know-how and creativity in an exhibition area of 6,000 sq. m. This exhibition provides the perfect meeting group for French and international professionals and will contain Private tours and demonstrations of age-old craft skills.
Noel Gourmand – December 14-17
The best craftsmen in France gather in the heart of Paris to place Christmas under the sign of luxury gastronomy! This Gourmet Christmas will allow you to taste the best flavors in France, and to find the perfect pairings for your holiday gatherings and celebrations.
The Nutcracker – December 23-January 6
The Kiev Opera Ballet Theatre is performing in Paris for the first time since 1964. The troupe will perform Tchaikovsky’s legendary ballet The Nutcracker. This timeless story appeals to audiences of all ages!
Website of the event
Christmas Markets Starting – November 21-January 1
Traditional and popular Christmas markets are a major shopping event and are held from November onwards. Originating in Germany and the Alsace, Christmas markets have spread across the whole of Europe since the 1990s. A favorite of Parisians and visitors to the city, they have gradually become an essential part of the festive season in Paris.
Check out our round-up for some of our favorite Paris Christmas markets this holiday season. Grab your vin chaud and enjoy!
Why not join a French cooking class in Paris and experience a taste of Paris!