- By Kevin
- On Aug 29, 2017
- Travel Tips
What about the Paris'festivals in Spring?The best time to visit Paris rocommended:
Paris in January
Grande Parade de Paris
Marching bands,dancers,parade floats,and clowns ring in the new year along the Champs-Elysees:from Place de la Concorde to L’Arc de Triomphe and back again.Beginning at 2pm,New Years Day.
Festival du Merveilleux(The Festival of Marvels)
For a short time at the end of each year,the private Museum of Fairground Arts(Musée des Arts Forains)opens its doors to the public,offering a rare hands-on experience of its spectacular collection of antique carousels and amusement park rides.Held in late December through early January at the Musée des Arts Forains in Bercy,12th Arrondissement.Reservations required.
Rinks at the Trocadero and Champs-Elysees close during the first week of January,but you can skate at the Eiffel Tower through mid-February and at the Hotel de Ville until March 1.
Les Soldes(Winter Sales)
Bargains(and crowds)abound during this semi-annual retail sales extravaganza.At shops across Paris from early January through mid-February.