• April to early-November: International Garden Festival

    Country: France
    City: between Blois and Tours
    Location: FR, between Blois and Tours, Domaine de Chaumont-sur-Loire
    April 25, 2014 10:00:00 AM CEST
    1 guest led by expaticanews
    Every year since 1992, the gardens of Chateau Chaumont-sur-Loire play host to the annual Festival des Jardins, a garden festival with up to 30 themed gardens. From over 300 proposals, 20 to 30 gardens are selected for inclusion in the festival. Included w...
  • Motion Factory

    Country: France
    City: Paris
    Location: FR, Paris, La Gaîté Lyrique, 3 bis rue Papin 3e
    June 2, 2014 2:00:00 PM CEST
    1 guest led by ExpaticaSupport
    A sort of large-scale interactive 'before and after' showcase for animated cinema, 'Motion Factory' is a gem of an exhibition for anyone who's ever wondered how many drawings make a short animation, or how exactly Wallace and Gromit manage to move from po...
  • Dancing on the banks of the Port Saint-Bernard

    Country: France
    City: Paris
    Location: FR, Paris, 2 quai Saint-Bernard 75005
    July 2, 2014 6:00:00 PM CEST
    1 guest led by ExpaticaSupport
    Dance on the banks of Port Saint-Bernard. Every evening, from July until the end of August, hundreds of dancers gather spontaneously at the Jardin Tino Rossi, just below the Institut du Monde Arabe. With salsa, tango, traditional Breton dancing, rock, etc...
  • Great Black Music

    Country: France
    City: Paris
    Location: FR, Paris, 221 avenue Jean Jaures 19e
    July 28, 2014 12:00:00 AM CEST
    1 guest led by ExpaticaSupport
    At first glance, an exhibition on 'black music' may appear as absurd as a celebration of red-headed painters or a showcase of beardless dancers. Yet with 'Great Black Music', the Cite de la musique make a persuasive case for the term, joining th...
  • Interceltic Festival of Lorient

    Country: France
    City: Lorient
    Location: FR, Lorient, Various
    August 1, 2014 9:00:00 AM CEST
    1 guest led by ExpaticaSupport
    Every summer since 1972, Celtic music lovers have gathered in Brittany for ten days of celebrations and just as many wild nights. Originally a modest celebration of bagpipes, the festival has opened up to many Celtic cultures: Ireland, the Isle ...
  • Women's Rugby World Cup

    Country: France
    City: Paris
    Location: FR, Paris, 26 avenue du General Sarrail 75116
    August 1, 2014 10:00:00 AM CEST
    1 guest led by ExpaticaSupport
    Dreams of conquering.A year before their male counterparts, players in women's international rugby teams will attack their own Rugby World Cup, in France. Twelve national teams will be taking part in this World Cup which will be played out on two sit...
  • Paris Plages

    Country: France
    City: Paris
    Location: FR, Paris, Various
    August 1, 2014 10:00:00 AM CEST
    1 guest led by ExpaticaSupport
    Paris Plages began in 2001, this initiative from the Paris City Hall, and is still really popular with Parisians. Every year, between 2,000 and 6,000 tonnes of sand are spread out from the Pont-Neuf to the square in front of the Hôtel de Ville de Su...
  • Dancing Grandmothers

    Country: France
    City: Paris
    Location: FR, Paris, 15 rue du Malte Brun
    August 6, 2014 8:30:00 PM CEST
    1 guest led by ExpaticaSupport
    What's the difference between a gesture and a movement? The intention behind it. Dance offers a way, a route towards emotion, where the body can make itself driver of the spirit. Whether the dance in question is ancient and tribal or entirely contemporary...
  • Festival International des Jardins 2014

    Country: France
    City: Paris
    Location: FR, Paris, Domaine de Chaumont-sur-Loire.
    August 18, 2014 10:00:00 AM CEST
    1 guest led by ExpaticaSupport
    Green thumbs and nature lovers of all sorts gather for the annual Festival International des Jardins, or the International Festival of Gardens. Held from April through October, the Festival International des Jardins takes place at the historic Domaine de ...
  • Lana Del Rey

    Country: France
    City: Paris
    Location: FR, Paris, Domaine national de Saint-Cloud
    August 22, 2014 7:00:00 PM CEST
    1 guest led by ExpaticaSupport
    Listen to the beautiful sound of singer Lana Del Rey.   Elizabeth Woolridge Grant (born June 21, 1985), known by her stage name Lana Del Rey, is an American singer-songwriter. Del Rey started songwriting at the age of 18 an...