• 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...
  • Jazz a la Villette

    Country: France
    City: Paris
    Location: FR, Paris, Various
    September 3, 2014 6:00:00 PM CEST
    1 guest led by ExpaticaSupport
    A true highlight of a musical event which will take place at the end of the Summer in Paris, every year Jazz a la Villette offers all shades of jazz in a music programme which is sharp and complete. The menu of the 2014 edit...
  • La Defense Tours Circus

    Country: France
    City: Paris
    Location: FR, Paris, parvis de la Defense 92800 Puteaux
    September 4, 2014 6:00:00 PM CEST
    1 guest led by ExpaticaSupport
    Traditionally, the La Defense district, in the Hauts-de-Seine department, is more used to welcoming businessmen in suits rather than young spirited street performers. But, for three days, at the start of September, the epicentre of French business will mo...
  • Lille Street Market

    Country: France
    City: Lille
    Location: FR, Lille, Various
    September 6, 2014 10:00:00 AM CEST
    1 guest led by ExpaticaSupport
    Visitors stroll around, have a good look, compare and haggle… Every year, two to three million people visit the Lille market during the weekend before the first Monday of September. There's no denying that with some 10,000 sellers pitched on more t...
  • Domaine national de Saint-Cloud

    Country: France
    City: Paris
    Location: FR, Paris, Allee Thillet 92210 Saint-Cloud
    September 8, 2014 7:30:00 AM CEST
    1 guest led by ExpaticaSupport
    Which garden designed by Le Notre and considered one of Europe’s finest can be found just outside Paris? That of the Chateau de Versailles? Wrong! Another French park, less well-known than that of the Sun King, extends over 460 hectares to the South...
  • The Deauville American Film Festival

    Country: France
    City: Deauville
    Location: FR, Deauville, Various
    September 8, 2014 9:00:00 AM CEST
    1 guest led by ExpaticaSupport
    The Deauville American Film Festival has become an incredibly popular event since it began in 1975. Although not a competitive festival to begin with, the Festival has been awarding prizes for American independent cinema since 1995, which include the Gran...
  • Corpus

    Country: France
    City: Paris
    Location: FR, Paris, 5, rue des Irlandais
    September 12, 2014 3:00:00 PM CEST
    1 guest led by cci
    Amanda Coogan is one of Ireland’s most renowned performance artists. Her expertise lies in her ability to condense an idea to its very essence and communicate it through her body. Her work often challenges expectations and plays with contexts, such ...
  • Hospice and charity

    Country: France
    City: Paris 75005
    Location: FR, Paris 75005, 5, rue des Irlandais
    September 12, 2014 3:00:00 PM CEST
    1 guest led by cci
    When Louis XIV gave the Irish ecclesiastical community its first permanent residence in Paris, the new institution was destined to “serve as a college and hospice” for those in need. This exhibition of documents from the Historical Archives re...
  • Vert les Yvelines

    Country: France
    City: Paris
    Location: FR, Paris, Various
    September 13, 2014 10:00:00 AM CEST
    1 guest led by ExpaticaSupport
    Vert les Yvelines is a unique chance to discover the exceptional natural heritage of the department during varied hikes on foot, on horseback or on bike, during three weekends. Whether you’re a beginner walker or an experien...
  • Rencontre with John Banville

    Country: France
    City: Paris
    Location: FR, Paris, 5, rue des Irlandais
    September 16, 2014 8:30:00 PM CEST
    1 guest led by cci
    Rencontre with John Banville and screening of the documentary Carnets de route : Gens de Dublin Renowned for his elegant and honest prose, John Banville was awarded the Booker Prize in 2005 for The Sea and, only a few months ago, was made a knight o...